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 Harshbarger, Ronald J., 1938 author.
 12th edition.  Boston, MA : Cengage Learning, [2019]
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 Book — XV, 901 pages, pages AP 145, A 167, I 118 : illustrations ; 29 cm
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 0. ALGEBRAIC CONCEPTS. Sets. The Real Numbers. Integral Exponents. Radicals and Rational Exponents. Operations with Algebraic Expressions. Factoring. Algebraic Fractions.
 1. LINEAR EQUATIONS AND FUNCTIONS. Solutions of Linear Equations and Inequalities in One Variable. Functions. Linear Functions. Graphs and Graphing Utilities. Solutions of Systems of Linear Equations. Applications of Functions in Business and Economics.
 2. QUADRATIC AND OTHER SPECIAL FUNCTIONS. Quadratic Equations. Quadratic Functions: Parabolas. Business Applications Using Quadratics. Special Functions and Their Graphs. Modeling Fitting Curves to Data with Graphing Utilities (optional).
 3. MATRICES. Matrices. Multiplication of Matrices. GaussJordan Elimination: Solving Systems of Equations. Inverse of a Square Matrix Matrix Equations. Applications of Matrices: Leontief InputOutput Models.
 4. INEQUALITIES AND LINEAR PROGRAMMING. Linear Inequalities in Two Variables. Linear Programming: Graphical Methods. The Simplex Method: Maximization. The Simplex Method: Duality and Minimization. The Simplex Method with Mixed Constraints.
 5. EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONS. Exponential Functions. Logarithmic Functions and Their Properties. Equations and Applications with Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.
 6. MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE. Simple Interest Sequences. Compound Interest Geometric Sequences. Future Values of Annuities. Present Values of Annuities. Loans and Amortization.
 7. INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY. Probability Odds. Unions and Intersections of Events: OneTrial Experiments. Conditional Probability: The Product Rule. Probability Trees and Bayes'' Formula. Counting: Permutations and Combinations. Permutations, Combinations, and Probability. Markov Chains.
 8. FURTHER TOPICS IN PROBABILITY DATA DESCRIPTION. Binomial Probability Experiments. Data Description. Discrete Probability Distributions The Binomial Distribution. Normal Probability Distribution. The Normal Curve Approximation to the Binomial Distribution.
 9. DERIVATIVES. Limits. Continuous Functions Limits at Infinity. Rates of Change and Derivatives. Derivative Formulas. The Product Rule and the Quotient Rule. The Chain Rule and the Power Rule. Using Derivative Formulas. HigherOrder Derivatives. Applications: Marginals and Derivatives.
 10. APPLICATIONS AND DERIVATIVES. Relative Maxima and Minima: Curve Sketching. Concavity: Points of Inflection. Optimization in Business and Economics. Applications of Maxima and Minima. Rational Functions: More Curve Sketching.
 11. DERIVATIVES CONTINUED. Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions. Derivatives of Exponential Functions. Implicit Differentiation. Related Rates. Applications in Business and Economics.
 12. INDEFINITE INTEGRALS. Indefinite Integrals. The Power Rule. Integrals Involving Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Applications of the Indefinite Integral in Business and Economics. Differential Equations.
 13. DEFINITE INTEGRALS: TECHNIQUES OF INTEGRATION. Area Under a Curve. The Definite Integral: The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. Area Between Two Curves. Applications of Definite Integrals in Business and Economics. Using Tables of Integrals. Integration by Parts. Improper Integrals and Their Applications. Numerical Integration Methods: The Trapezoidal Rule and Simpson''s Rule.
 14. FUNCTIONS OF TWO OR MORE VARIABLES. Functions of Two or More Variables. Partial Differentiation. Applications of Functions of Two Variables in Business and Economics. Maxima and Minima. Maxima and Minima of Functions Subject to Constraints: Lagrange Multipliers. APPENDICES. A. Graphing Calculator Guide. B. Excel Guide. C. Areas Under the Standard Normal Curve.
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2. Financial mathematics for actuaries [2018]
 Chan, WaiSum, author.
 Second edition.  New Jersey : World Scientific, [2018]
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 Book — xviii, 353 pages ; 25 cm
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HF5691 .C345 2018  Unknown 
 Oakshott, Les, author.
 Sixth edition.  London : Palgrave Macmillan Education, 2016.
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 Book — xxxi, 440 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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 PART I: MATHEMATICAL APPLICATIONS
 1. Revision Mathematics
 2. Keeping up with Change: Index Numbers PART II: COLLECTING AND INTERPRETING DATA
 3. Collecting Data: Surveys and Samples
 4. Finding Patterns in Data: Charts and Tables
 5. Making Sense of Data: Averages and Measures of Spread PART III: PROBABILITY& STATISTICS
 6. Taking a Chance: Probability
 7. The Shape of Data: Probability Distributions
 8. Interpreting with Confidence: Analysis of Sample Data
 9. Checking Ideas: Testing a Hypothesis
 10. Cause and Effect: Correlation and Regression PART IV: DECISION MAKING TECHNIQUES
 11. How to make Good Decisions
 12. Choosing wisely: Investment Appraisal
 13. Forecasting: Time Series Analysis
 14. Making the Most of Things: Linear Programming
 15. Planning Large Projects: Network Analysis
 16. Managing Stock Levels: Materials Management and Inventory Control.
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4. Introduction to financial mathematics [2016]
 Hastings, Kevin J., 1955 author.
 Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
 Description
 Book — xiii, 407 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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 Theory of Interest Rate of Return and Present Value Compound Interest Annuities Loans Measuring Rate of Return Continuous Time Interest Theory Bonds Bond Valuation More on Bonds Term Structure of Interest Rates Discrete Probability for Finance Sample Spaces and Probability Measures Random Variables and Distributions Discrete Expectation Conditional Probability Independence and Dependence Estimation and Simulation Portfolio Theory Stocks Portfolios of Risky Assets Optimal Portfolio Selection Valuation of Derivatives Basic Terminology and Ideas SinglePeriod Options MultiplePeriod Options Valuation of Exotic Options and Simulation Appendix: Answers to Selected Exercises Bibliography Index.
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HF5691 .H37 2016  Unknown 
 Chambers, Michele.
 Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Education, c2015.
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 Book — xi, 324 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
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 Chapter 1: Principles of Modern Analytics
 1
 Chapter 2: Business 3.0 Is Here
 15
 Chapter 3: Why You Need a Unique Analytics Roadmap
 19
 Chapter 4: Analytics Can Supercharge Your Business Strategy
 25
 Chapter 5: Building Your Analytics Roadmap
 61
 Chapter 6: Analytic Applications
 87
 Chapter 7: Analytic Use Cases
 103
 Chapter 8: Predictive Analytics Methodology
 119
 Chapter 9: Predictive Analytics Techniques
 147
 Chapter 10: End User Analytics
 193
 Chapter 11: Analytic Platforms
 223
 Chapter 12: Attracting and Retaining Analytics Talent
 257
 Chapter 13: Organizing Analytics Teams
 283
 Chapter 14: What Are You Waiting For? Go Get Started!
 293 Appendix A: Unsupervised Learning: Unsupervised Neural Networks
 297 Index 313.
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6. Mastering financial mathematics in Microsoft Excel : a practical guide for business calculations [2015]
 Day, Alastair L., author.
 Third Edition.  Harlow, England : Pearson, 2015.
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 Book — xvi, 374 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
 Summary

 Acknowledgements About the author Conventions Overview Warranty and disclaimer
 1 Introduction Overview Common Excel errors Systematic design method Auditing Summary
 2 Basic financial arithmetic Simple interest Compound interest Nominal and effective rates Continuous discounting Conversions and comparisons Exercise Summary
 3 Cash flows Net present value Internal rate of return XNPV and XIRR XNPV periodic example Modified internal rate of return Exercise Summary
 4 Bonds calculations Description Cash flows Zero coupons Yield Yield to call Price and yield relationship Yield curve pricing Other yield measures Yield measures Exercise Summary
 5 Bonds risks Risks Duration Convexity Comparison Exercise Summary
 6 Floating rate securities Floating rates Characteristics of interest rate securities Yield evaluation Coupon stripping Exercise Summary
 7 Amortization and depreciation Amortization Full amortization Delayed payments Sum of digits Straight line and declining balance depreciation UK declining balance method Double declining balance depreciation French depreciation Exercise Summary
 8 Swaps Definitions How swaps save money Advantages of swaps Terminating interest rate swaps Implicit credit risk Worked single currency swap Valuation Cross currency swap Worked example Swaptions Exercise Summary
 9 Forward interest rates Definitions Example forward rates Hedging principles Forward rate agreement Yield curves Exercise Summary
 10 Futures Futures market Terminology Benefits Clearinghouse operation Bond futures Hedging mechanisms Hedging example one Hedging example two Exercise Summary
 11 Foreign exchange Risk Spot rates Longer dates Equivalence Comparisons and arbitrage Exercise Summary
 12 Options Description Terminology Underlying asset Call options Put options Example Covered call Insurance using a stock and a long put Pricing models Black Scholes model Call put parity Greeks Binomial models Comparison to Black Scholes Exercise Summary
 13 Real options Real options Black Scholes model Binomial model Exercise Summary
 14 Valuation Valuation methods Assets Market methods Multiperiod dividend discount models Free cash flow valuation Adjusted present value Economic profit Exercise Summary
 15 Leasing Economics of leasing Interest rates Classification Amortization Accounting Settlements Lessor evaluation Lessee evaluation Exercise Summary
 16 Basic statistics Methods Descriptive statistics Probability distributions Sampling/Central Limit Theorem Hypothesis testing Correlation and regression LINEST function Exercise Summary Appendices
 1 Exercise answers, functions list, software installation and licence
 2 Microsoft(R) Office Menus Index.
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7. Mathematics of finance [2015]
 Brown, Robert L., 1949 author.
 Eighth edition.  [Whitby, Ont.] : McGrawHill Ryerson, [2015]
 Description
 Book — 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 26 cm
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 Basalla, Susan Elizabeth, 1970 author.
 Third edition.  Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2015.
 Description
 Book — xii, 149 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
 Summary

 Will I have to wear a suit? rethinking life after graduate school
 Getting your head ready
 Should I finish my dissertation?
 How to use your grad school years wisely
 So what am I going to do?
 Myths about postacademic careers
 Questions about graduate school and your future
 Your eclectic mix
 Postacademic profile: Abby Markoe, A.B.D. history of medicine, executive, director
 Squashwise
 How do I figure out what else to do? soulsearching before job searching
 Take inventory
 Break it down
 Looking backward: seven stories
 Guilty pleasures
 "This is your brain on graduate school"
 No need for a #2 pencil
 Where are all those PhDs anyway?
 Create your own possibilities
 Postacademic profile: Samantha Sutton, PhD in biology, life coach
 Asking the big questions: how to figure out if you want them and if they want you
 Asking the big questions
 Answering the big questions: three strategies
 Transitional tales
 So what's next?
 Postacademic profile: Xiuwen Tu, PhD in physics, Sun Power Corporation, device and characterization engineer
 This might hurt a bit: turning a CV into a résumé
 Getting ready to write a résumé
 Writing a résumé: the first draft
 A few more words of advice
 After you've drafted a résumé
 Case studies and sample résumés
 Cover letters that will get you hired
 Postacademic profile: Alyssa Picard, PhD in history, staff representative for the Michigan Affiliate of the American Federation of Teachers
 Sweaty palms, warm heart: how to turn an interview into a job
 Before the interview
 During the interview
 After the interview
 What if the interview doesn't go well?
 The job offer (or lack thereof)
 Negotiation
 Adjusting to your new job
 Postacademic profile: Scott Keeter, PhD in political science, director of Survey Research, Pew Research Center for the People & the Press
 Conclusion.
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9. Business mathematics and statistics [2014]
 Francis, A. (Andy), 1944 author.
 Seventh edition.  Andover, United Kingdom : Cengage Learning, [2014]
 Description
 Book — ix, 674 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
 Summary

 1 Introduction to Business Mathematics and Statistics
 Part 1. Data and their presentation
 2. Sampling and Data Collection
 3. Data and their Accuracy
 4. Frequency Distributions and Charts
 5. General Charts and Graphs Examination questions
 Part 2. Statistical measures
 6. Arithmetic Mean
 7. Median
 8. Mode and Other Measures of Location
 9. Measures of Dispersion and Skewness
 10. Standard Deviation
 11. Quantiles and the Quartile Deviation Examination example and questions
 Part 3. Regression and correlation
 12. Linear Functions and Graphs
 13. Regression Techniques
 14. Correlation Techniques Examination examples and questions
 Part 4. Time series analysis
 15. Time Series Model
 16. Time Series Trend
 17. Seasonal Variation and Forecasting Examination example and questions
 Part 5 Index numbers
 18. Index Relatives
 19. Composite Index Numbers
 20. Special Published Indices Examination questions
 Part 6. Compounding, discounting and annuities
 21. Interest and Depreciation
 22. Present Value and Investment Appraisal
 23. Annuities Examination examples and questions
 Part 7 Business equations and graphs
 24. Functions and Graphs
 25. Linear Equations
 26. Quadratic and Cubic Equations
 27. Differentiation and Integration
 28. Cost, Revenue and Profit Functions Examination examples and questions
 Part 8 Probability
 29. Set Theory and Enumeration
 30. Introduction to Probability
 31. Conditional Probability and Expectation Examination examples and questions
 Part 9. Further probability
 32. Combinations and Permutations
 33. Binomial and Poisson Distributions
 34. Normal Distribution Examination example and questions
 Part 10 Specialised business applications
 35. Linear Inequalities
 36. Matrices
 37. Inventory Control
 38. Network Planning and Analysis Examination example and questions.
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HF5691 .F69 2014  Unknown 
 Prakash, Arun J., author.
 Revised and updated edition.  Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, [2014]
 Description
 Book — xiii, 436 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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An updated and expanded version of the timehonored classic text on financial math, this book provides, in one place, a complete and practical treatment of the four primary venues for finance: commercial lending, financial formulas, mortgage lending, and resource allocation or capital budgeting techniques. With an emphasis on understanding the principles involved rather than blind reliance on formulas, the book provides rigorous and thorough explanations of the mathematical calculations used in determining the time value of money, valuation of loans by commercial banks, valuation of mortgages, and the cost of capital and capital budgeting techniques for single as well as mutually exclusive projects. This new edition devotes an entire chapter to a method of evaluating mutually exclusive projects without resorting to any imposed conditions. Two chapters not found in the previous edition address special topics in finance, including a novel and innovative way to approach amortization tables and the time value of money for cash flows when they increase geometrically or arithmetically. This new edition also features helpful howto sections on Excel applications at the end of each appropriate chapter.
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HF5691 .P69 2014  Unknown 
 Campolieti, Giuseppe (Mathematics professor)
 Boca Raton ; London : CRC Press, [2014]
 Description
 Book — xxvi, 805 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
 Summary

 INTRODUCTION TO PRICING AND MANAGEMENT OF FINANCIAL SECURITIES Mathematics of Compounding Primer on Pricing Risky Securities Portfolio Management Primer on Derivative Securities
 DISCRETETIME MODELING SinglePeriod ArrowDebreu Models Introduction to DiscreteTime Stochastic Calculus Replication and Pricing in the Binomial Tree Model General MultiAsset MultiPeriod Model
 CONTINUOUSTIME MODELING Essentials of General Probability Theory OneDimensional Brownian Motion and Related Processes Introduction to ContinuousTime Stochastic Calculus RiskNeutral Pricing in the (B, S) Economy: One Underlying Stock RiskNeutral Pricing in a MultiAsset Economy American Options Alternative Models of Asset Price Dynamics InterestRate Modeling and Derivative Pricing COMPUTATIONAL TECHNIQUES Introduction to Monte Carlo and Simulation Methods Numerical Applications to Derivative Pricing Appendix: Some Useful Integral Identities and Symmetry Properties of Normal Random Variables Glossary of Symbols and Abbreviations References Index.
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HF5691 .C35 2014  Unknown 
12. Probability for finance [2014]
 Kopp, P. E., 1944 author.
 Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
 Description
 Book — viii, 188 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
 Summary

 Preface
 1. Probability space
 2. Probability distributions and random variables
 3. Product measure and independence
 4. Conditional expectation
 5. Sequences of random variables Index.
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HF5691 .K83 2014  Unknown 
 Amen, Saeed, 1982 author.
 Houndmills, Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
 Description
 Book — xv, 193 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
 Summary

 1. Introduction
 2. The Basis of Everything is Water: Understanding Risk in Markets
 3. Harvesting Olives: Alpha and Beta Strategies
 4. The Code of Hammurabi: Reducing Risk
 5. Not What They Care About: Having Targets Other Than Returns
 6. Predicting the Eclipse: Searching for a Black Swan and Windows of Doom
 7. In the Stars: Lateral Thinking to Understand Markets
 8. The Silk Road and its Secrets: Is There Really a Secret Sauce in Trading?
 9. The Father of History: This Time is Sometimes Different in Markets
 10. A Last Word to Conclude.
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HF375 .A44 2014  Unknown 
 Dineen, Seán, 1944
 Second edition.  Providence, Rhode Island : American Mathematical Society, [2013]
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 Book — xiv, 305 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
 Summary

 Table of Contents:* Money and markets * Fair games * Set theory * Measurable functions * Probability spaces * Expected values * Continuity and integrability * Conditional expectation * Lebesgue measure * Martingales * The BlackScholes formula * Stochastic integration * Solutions * Bibliography * Index.
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HF5691 .D57 2013  Unknown 
 Korn, Ralf.
 Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, c2010.
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 Book — xiii, 470 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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 Introduction and User Guide Introduction and concept Contents How to use this book? Further literature Acknowledgements Generating Random Numbers Introduction Examples of random number generators Testing and analyzing RNGs Generating random numbers with general distributions Selected distributions Multivariate random variables Quasi random sequences as a substitute for random sequences Parallelization techniques The Monte Carlo Method: Basic Principles and Improvements Introduction The strong law of large numbers and the Monte Carlo method Improving the speed of convergence of the Monte Carlo method: Variance reduction methods Further aspects of variance reduction methods Simulating ContinuousTime Stochastic Processes with Continuous Paths Introduction Stochastic processes and their paths: Basic definitions The Monte Carlo method for stochastic processes Brownian motion and the Brownian bridge Basics of Ito calculus Stochastic differential equations Simulating solutions of stochastic differential equations Which simulation methods for SDE should be chosen? Simulating Financial Models and Pricing of Derivatives: Continuous Paths Introduction Basics of stock price modeling A BlackScholes type stock price framework Basic facts of options An introduction to option pricing Option pricing and the Monte Carlo method in the BlackScholes setting Weaknesses of the BlackScholes model Local volatility models and the CEV model An excursion: Calibrating a model Option pricing in incomplete markets: Some aspects Stochastic volatility and option pricing in the Heston model Variance reduction principles in nonBlackScholes models Stochastic local volatility models Monte Carlo option pricing: American and Bermudan options Monte Carlo calculation of option price sensitivities Basics of interest rate modeling The short rate approach to interest rate modeling The forward rate approach to interest rate modeling LIBOR market models Simulating ContinuousTime Stochastic Processes: Discontinuous Paths Introduction Poisson processes and Poisson random measures: Definition and simulation Jump diffusions: Basics, properties, and simulation Levy processes: Definition, properties, and examples Simulation of Levy processes Simulating Financial Models: Discontinuous Paths Introduction Merton's jump diffusion model and stochastic volatility models with jumps Special Levy models and their simulation Simulating Actuarial Models Introduction Premium principles and risk measures Some applications of Monte Carlo methods in life insurance Simulating dependent risks with copulas Nonlife insurance Markov chain Monte Carlo and Bayesian estimation Assetliability management and Solvency II References Index.
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HF5691 .K713 2010  Unknown 
16. Combinatorial auctions [2006]
 Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2006.
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 Book — xv, 649 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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 The lovely but lonely Vickrey auction / Lawrence M. Ausubel and Paul Milgrom
 Iterative combinatorial auctions / David C. Parkes
 Ascending proxy auctions / Lawrence M. Ausubel and Paul Milgrom
 Simultaneous ascending auctions / Peter Cramton
 The clockproxy auction : a practical combinatorial auction design / Lawrence M. Ausubel, Peter Cramton, and Paul Milgrom
 PAUSE : a computationally tractable combinatorial auction / Ailsa Land, Susan Powell, and Richard Steinberg
 Pseudonymous bidding in combinatorial auctions / Makato Yokoo
 From the assignment model to combinatorial auctions / Sushil Bikhchandani and Joseph M. Ostroy
 Bidding languages for combinatorial auctions / Noam Nisan
 Preference elicitation in combinatorial auctions / Tuomas Sandholm and Craig Boutilier
 The communication requirements of combinatorial allocation problems / Ilya Segal
 The winner determination problem / Daniel Lehmann, Rudolf Müller, and Tuomas Sandholm
 Tractable cases of the winner determination problem / Rudolf Müller
 Optimal winner determination algorithms / Tuomas Sandholm
 Incentive compatibility in computationally feasible combinatorial auctions / Amir Ronen
 Noncomputational approaches to mitigating computational problems in combinatorial auctions / Aleksandar Pekeč and Michael H. Rothkopf
 Observations and neardirect implementations of the ascending proxy auction / Karla Hoffman ... [ et al.]
 A test suite for combinatorial auctions / Kevin LeytonBrown and Yoav Shoham
 Empirical hardness models for combinatorial auctions / Kevin LeytonBrown, Eugene Nudelman, and Yoav Shoham
 Auctions for the safe, efficient, and equitable allocation of airspace system resources / Michael O. Ball, George L. Donahue, and Karla Hoffman
 Combinatorial auctions for truckload transportation / Chris Caplice and Yossi Sheffi
 Auctioning bus routes : the London experience / Estelle Cantillon and Martin Pesendorfer
 Industrial procurement auctions / Martin Bichler ... [et al.].
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HF5476 .C65 2006  Unknown 
 Hirsch, Arlene S., 1951
 Indianapolis, IN : JIST Works, c2005.
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 Book — x, 198 p. ; 24 cm.
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 Section 1. Key skills in career planning and decisionmaking.
 1. The ten commandments of career satisfaction and success
 2. Seven rules for a more successful career
 3. Knowing what you do best
 4. How motivated are your skills?
 5. What do you like to do? the power of interests
 6. A second look at your interests
 7.
 25 workrelated values
 8. Personality type
 9. Working conditions
 10. Some things you need to know about career testing
 11. Choosing the right test
 12. Brainstorming for job ideas
 13. Researching the job market through informational interviewing
 14. Questions to ask in informational interviews
 15. Informational interviewing worksheet
 16. Tapping into the Internet for occupational information
 Section 2. Resumes and cover letters.
 17. Building blocks of a good (chronological) resume
 18. Your resume in action : verb(alizing) your accomplishments
 19. One size does not fit all : choosing the best resume format
 20. The brave new world of electronic resumes
 21. From good to great : making your resume stand out
 22. Putting your education to work
 23. Sample profiles
 24. Keywords are winning words
 25. What can you do for us? The power of accomplishments
 26. Sample resumes
 27. Resume planner
 28. Cover letters : why you need them
 29. How to wreck a cover letter
 30. Rules of the cover letter writing road
 31. Cover letter greatness
 32. Cover letter worksheet
 33. Sample cover letters
 34. Cover letter template
 Section 3. Ajobhunting we will go.
 35. Testing your readiness IQ
 36. Job hunting while still employed
 37. Seven job search myths
 38. Company research
 39. How to recover from involuntary terminations
 40. The Psychological challenge
 41. Where the jobs are
 42. Help wanted
 43. Is anybody home?
 44. Taking advantage of career fairs
 45. The recruiter connection
 46. Recruiter worksheet
 47. Can an employment agency help you?
 48. Employment agency worksheet
 49. More job search myths
 50. Networking strategies for success
 51. Network in action
 52.
 8 ways to manage the reference process
 53. Job search insanity
 54. Do you need a career counselor?
 55. What career counselors do
 56. Finding the right counselor for you
 57. Longdistance job hunting
 58. Working globally
 59. Managing your finances during a job search
 60. Time management for job hunters
 61. Job search checklist
 62. Secrets of a successful job search
 Section 4. The interview.
 63. Interviewing : what employers look for
 64. The art and skill of preparation
 65. Body English
 66. Interview do's and don'ts
 67. Listening skills
 101
 68. Expecting the unexpected
 69. "Food, glorious food" and other challenges of mealtime interviews
 70. Typical questions
 71. "Tell me about yourself."
 72. "Where do you want to be five years from now?"
 73. The
 25 most popular behavioral questions
 74. Strategies for dealing with behavioral questions
 75. The consultative selling approach to interviewing
 76. Problemsolving questions
 77. "What are your weaknesses?"
 78. Red flags : dealing with employer objections
 79. Overcoming objections 
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HF5381 .H517 2005  Unknown 
 Dineen, Seán, 1944
 Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2005.
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 Book — xiii, 294 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
 Summary

 Money and markets Fair games Set theory Measurable functions Probability spaces Expected values Continuity and integrability Conditional expectation Martingales The BlackScholes formula Stochastic integration Solutions Bibliography Index.
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HF5691 .D57 2005  Unknown 
 AMSIMSSIAM Joint Summer Research Conference on Mathematics of Finance (2003 : Snowbird, Utah)
 Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2004.
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 Book — xii, 398 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
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 Credit barrier models in a discrete framework by C. Albanese and O. X. Chen Optimal derivatives design under dynamic risk measures by P. Barrieu and N. El Karoui On pricing of forward and futures contracts on zerocoupon bonds in the CoxIngersollRoss model by J. Bialkowski and J. Jakubowski Pricing and hedging of credit risk: Replication and meanvariance approaches (I) by T. R. Bielecki, M. Jeanblanc, and M. Rutkowski Pricing and Hedging of credit risk: Replication and meanvariance approaches (II) by T. R. Bielecki, M. Jeanblanc, and M. Rutkowski Spot convenience yield models for the energy markets by R. Carmona and M. Ludkovski Optimal portfolio management with consumption by N. CastanedaLeyva and D. HernandezHernandez Some processes associated with a fractional Brownian motion by T. E. Duncan Pricing claims on non tradable assets by R. J. Elliott and J. van der Hoek Some optimal investment, production and consumption models by W. H. Fleming Asian options under multiscale stochastic volatility by J.P. Fouque and C.H. Han A regime switching model: Statistical estimation, empirical evidence, and change point detection by X. Guo Multinomial maximum likelihood estimation of market parameters for stock jumpdiffusion models by F. B. Hanson, J. J. Westman, and Z. Zhu Optimal terminal wealth under partial information for HMM stock returns by U. G. Haussmann and J. Sass Computing optimal selling rules for stocks using linear programming by K. Helmes Optimization of consumption and portfolio and minimization of volatility by Y. Hu Options: To buy or not to buy? by M. Jonsson and R. Sircar Risk sensitive optimal investment: Solutions of the dynamical programming equation by H. Kaise and S. J. Sheu Hedging default risk in an incomplete market by A. E. B. Lim Meanvariance portfolio choice with discontinuous asset prices and nonnegative wealth processes by A. E. B. Lim and X. Y. Zhou Indifference prices of early exercise claims by M. Musiela and T. Zariphopoulou Random walk around some problems in identification and stochastic adaptive control with applications to finance by B. PasikDuncan Pricing and Hedging for incomplete jump diffusion benchmark models by E. Platen Why is the effect of proportional transaction costs $O(\delta^{2/3})$? by L. C. G. Rogers Estimation via stochastic filtering in financial market models by W. J. Runggaldier Stochastic optimal control modeling of debt crises by J. L. Stein Duality and risk sensitive portfolio optimization by L. Stettner Characterizing option prices by linear programs by R. H. Stockbridge Pricing defaultable bond with regime switching by J. W. Wang and Q. Zhang Affine regimeswitching models for interest rate term structure by S. Wu and Y. Zeng Stochastic approximation methods for some finance problems by G. Yin and Q. Zhang.
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20. Methods of mathematical finance [1998]
 Karatzas, Ioannis.
 New York : Springer, 1998.
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 Book — xv, 415 p. ; 25 cm.
 Summary

 A Brownian Motion of Financial Markets. Contingent Claim Valuation in a Complete Market. SingleAgent Consumption and Investment. Equilibrium in a Complete Market. Contingent Claims in Incomplete Markets. Constrained Consumption and Investment.
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HF5691 .K3382 1998  Unknown 
HF5691 .K3382 1998  Unknown 