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Handbook of Asian Finance - by Academic Press

Item description: This Academic Business, Management Science and Accounting product is by Academic Press - Participants in Asian financial markets have witnessed the unprecedented growth and sophistication of their investments since the 1997 crisis. The Handbook of Asian Finance: Financial Markets and Wealth Management analyzes the forces behind these growth rates. Insights into banking, fund performance, and the effects of trading technologies for practitioners to tax evasion, market manipulation, and corporate governance issues are all here, presented by expert scholars. Offering broader and deeper coverage than other handbooks, the Handbook of Asian Finance: Financial Markets and Wealth Management explains what is going on in Asia today.... Learn More

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