Book DescriptionSix Sigma -- the management strategy Jack Welch attributes GEs phenomenal success to -- is being implemented by many leading organizations looking for dramatic profit increases and improved customer satisfaction.
The preparation for European Monetary Union and the significant drop in inflation characterize the 1990s for European monetary policy makers. In the near future, the European Central Bank will be given the responsibility to fight inflation in the euro area.
Currency overlay has grown in parallel with the international diversification of institutional investment portfolios. Currency overlay mandates now cover around $100bn in assets, and 18 years since the first overlay mandate, currency overlay has now comeof age.
If one of the1.5 million people and businesses that declare bankruptcy this year owes you money, theres still a chance you can get it back. But how do you win if your attorney charges more than its worth to recoup your loss?
This volume, fourth in a series of periodic histories of the institution, is as much a history of the world economy during 1979-89 as one of the IMF itself.
The decade of the 1980s left many central bankers disillusioned with monetarism, so that the question of the optimal nominal anchor remains an open one.
1929. This work is not a treatise on monetary theory, nor is it a history of the technical developments of monetary practice or of banking. It is a story, written for the layman, of mans experiences with the device of money: some of the outstanding experiments that he has tried with it, and the
In Politics and Banking Susan Hoffmann explores the influence of public philosophies#151;in particular, classic liberalism, utilitarianism, progressivism, and populism#151;on the development of U.S.
In this volume, Robert Mundells pioneering theory of optimum currency areas is revisited, with experts from the IMF, the BIS, the European Investment Bank, academia, European think tanks, and the Bank of Israel looking at its current practical applications, especially in the context of the