Praise for the earlier version:
“…an easy-to-use guide to the nuts and bolts of business jargon and business concepts.” Library Journal, Collection Development, Starred Review
“…very straightforward and useful…an excellent resource to begin learning the jargon and ideas of business in an understandable language and would be a solid addition to any reference collection.” American Reference Books Annual
“…outstanding…presents up-to-date, solid, easy-to-understand information…useful…Public libraries as well as academic general collections will want to add it to their collections.” Booklist
Buying, promoting, budgeting, and saving are basic enterprise practices that nearly everybody understands on a primary stage. From them, extra complicated transactions are derived, and these represent a realm of enterprise that few individuals discover simply accessible.
Featuring greater than 800 entries, the two-volume Encyclopedia of American Business, Revised Edition is an up-to-date, easy-to-use information to the nuts and bolts of enterprise jargon. Difficult concepts are defined in easy language to assist non-specialists, college students, and common readers perceive the complicated and generally complicated ideas and phrases which might be utilized in enterprise. Five common areas of enterprise are coated: accounting, banking, finance, advertising, and administration. This encyclopedia focuses on the phrases, ideas, and associations that one is most probably to come across in enterprise, making it a terrific place to begin studying about how companies function and what the first and completely different options of particular business-related features or concepts imply.
-Credit default swaps
-Fair housing legal guidelines
-Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP).
Recommended for Grades 9 and up.
About the Author
- Davis Folsom acquired his Ph.D. from the University of Connecticut and at the moment teaches on the University of South Carolina. His publications embrace Understanding American Business Jargon: A Dictionary and Understanding NAFTA and Its International Business Implications.