It covers five general areas of business are covered: accounting, banking, finance, marketing, and management. This encyclopedia focuses on the terms, concepts, and associations that one is most likely to encounter in business, making it a great place to start learning about how businesses operate and what the primary and different features of specific business-related functions or ideas mean.
This set addresses the full breadth of American business history. There are overviews on different sectors of the economy, such as agriculture and banking; individual industries such as advertising and electronics; and general topics like business cycles
This work incorporates information about a variety of white-collar crimes, and provides examples of persons, statutes, companies, and convictions. Each entry offers a thorough and thoughtful summary of the topic.
Provides the public the highest quality and most reliable historical data on important economic aggregates,and provides carefully designed compartors (using these data) that explain the many issues involved in making value comparison over time.
A listing of available World Bank data sources. These resources include databases, pre-formatted tables and reports. Each of the listings includes a description of the data source and a direct link to that source. Where possible, the databases are linked directly to a selection screen to allow users to select the countries, indicators, and years they would like to search. Those search results can be exported in different formats. Users can also choose to download the entire database directly from the catalog. Available from The World Bank's Open Data initiative.
This comprehensive reference includes the latest information about new legislation and guidelines. It addresses issues of importance ranging from theory to practice and is a critical reference for researchers as well as those working in the special education field.
This Buros Institute database contains descriptive information and critical reviews of more than 2,000 contemporary testing instruments, including English-language educational, personality, aptitude, neuropsychological, achievement and intelligence tests. MMY provides coverage from Volume 1 to the present.
Covers the entire spectrum of psychology, including notable people, theories and terms, landmark case studies and experiments, applications of psychology in advertising, medicine and sports, and career information.
This 9-volume online study of social sciences is a successor to two groundbreaking MacMillan works that established standards for knowledge in social science research and practice. The entirely new International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences covers scholarship and fields that have emerged and matured since the publication of the original international edition.
This classic reference has been updated to reflect many changes in society and in the field of sociology in recent years. Articles covering core issues such as race, poverty, violence, economics, pregnancy and abortion have been updated and expanded, and completely new articles have been written on topics such as the Internet, privacy and epidemiology.