Background Reading for Translators:
  1. Allen, Franklin & Aoki, Msahiko: The Global Macro Economy and Finance (International Economic Association) Paperback – 18 Oct 2012


This volume explores fundamental macroeconomic and financial issues of today from fresh perspectives. Bringing together leading scholars and practitioners in the fields, it analyzes the light that the recent crisis has shed on the global macro economy, sectoral structure and financial architecture, and proposes policies needed to address systemic financial risks and foster a sustainable growth. It also explores the measurement of economic and social progress in our societies, and proposes new frameworks to integrate economic dimensions with other aspects of human wellbeing. This volume provides valuable suggestions for how to foster robust recovery from the crisis, and how to prevent its recurrence.

Paperback: 360 pages

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (18 Oct. 2012)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1137034246

ISBN-13: 978-1137034243

Product Dimensions: 15.9 x 2 x 27.4 cm

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2. Beugelsdijk, Sjoerd, Brakman, Steven, Garretson, Harry, Marekwijk, Charles Van: International Economics and Business: Nations and Firms in the Global Economy Paperback – 1 Aug 2013


With a new title (following the successful first edition of Nations and Firms in the Global Economy), this second edition undergraduate textbook combines the dual perspectives of international economics and international business, providing a complete overview of the changing role of nations and firms in the global economy. International Economics and Business covers the key concepts typically included in an introductory course on the global economy, supported by contemporary case studies from the international business world. The result is a practical guide to the world economy for undergraduate students in economics and business, also suitable for students in other social science disciplines. Updated to include the latest theoretical insights, data and case studies, with online quizzes, data exercises and additional reading, International Economics and Business is a lively and engaging textbook providing a complete and practical understanding of international economics and globalization through a uniquely integrated lens.

Paperback: 498 pages

Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 2 edition (1 Aug. 2013)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1107654165

ISBN-13: 978-1107654167

Product Dimensions: 17.4 x 2.2 x 24.7 cm

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