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American Universities in a Global Market

American Universities in a Global Market

Charles T. Clotfelter (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226110448
eISBN:
9780226110455
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226110455.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

In higher education, the United States is the preeminent global leader, dominating the list of the world's top research universities. But there are signs that its position of global leadership will ... More

Analogies and TheoriesFormal Models of Reasoning

Analogies and Theories: Formal Models of Reasoning

Itzhak Gilboa, Larry Samuelson, and David Schmeidler

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198738022
eISBN:
9780191801419
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738022.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The book describes formal models of reasoning that are aimed at capturing the way that economic agents and decision makers in general think about their environment and make predictions based on their ... More

Analyses in the Economics of Aging

Analyses in the Economics of Aging

David A. Wise (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226902869
eISBN:
9780226903217
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226903217.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This book provides a massive amount of new research on several popular and less-examined topics pertaining to the relationship between economics and aging. Among the many themes explored in this ... More

The Analysis of Firms and EmployeesQuantitative and Qualitative Approaches

The Analysis of Firms and Employees: Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches

Stefan Bender, Julia Lane, and Kathryn L. Shaw (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226042879
eISBN:
9780226042893
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226042893.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The long-term impact of globalization, outsourcing, and technological change on workers is increasingly being studied by economists. At the nexus of labor economics, industry studies, and industrial ... More

Analyzing WimbledonThe Power of Statistics

Analyzing Wimbledon: The Power of Statistics

Franc Klaassen and Jan R. Magnus

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199355952
eISBN:
9780199395477
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355952.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The game of tennis raises many questions that are of interest to a statistician. Is it true that beginning to serve in a set gives an advantage? Are new balls an advantage? Is the seventh game in a ... More

The Anti-Dumping Agreement and Developing CountriesAn Introduction

The Anti-Dumping Agreement and Developing Countries: An Introduction

Aradhna Aggarwal

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195689273
eISBN:
9780199081486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195689273.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This book explores the genesis and evolution of the Anti-dumping Agreement (ADA) from the perspective of the developing countries. It also outlines the evolution of the legal provisions in the ... More

Applied Welfare Economics

Applied Welfare Economics

Chris Jones

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780199281978
eISBN:
9780191602535
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199281971.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Important results in the applied welfare literature are used to extend a conventional Harberger cost-benefit analysis. A conventional welfare equation is obtained for marginal policy changes in a ... More

Arbitrage Theory in Continuous Time

Arbitrage Theory in Continuous Time

Tomas Björk

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2005
ISBN:
9780199271269
eISBN:
9780191602849
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271267.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book presents an introduction to arbitrage theory and its applications to problems for financial derivatives. This second edition includes more advanced materials; appendices on measure theory, ... More

Arbitrage Theory in Continuous Time

Arbitrage Theory in Continuous Time

Tomas Björk

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198775188
eISBN:
9780191595981
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198775180.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book gives a comprehensive introduction to arbitrage theory for the pricing of contingent claims, such as options, futures, and other financial derivatives. The arbitrage theory for the term ... More

Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya SenVolume I: Ethics, Welfare, and Measurement

Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya Sen: Volume I: Ethics, Welfare, and Measurement

Kaushik Basu and Ravi Kanbur (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199239115
eISBN:
9780191716935
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239115.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The year 2008 marks Amartya Sen's 75th birthday. Amartya has made deep and lasting contributions to the academic disciplines of economics, philosophy, and more broadly the social sciences. He has ... More

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