Money, Banking, Financial Markets and Institutions,
1st Edition

Michael Brandl

ISBN-13: 9780538748575 | ISBN-10: 0538748575

Copyright 2017

| Published 2016

| 600 pages

List Price USD $274.95


Brandl's MONEY, BANKING, FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS brings key financial concepts to life in a clear, concise manner. You clearly see the links between macroeconomics and the money and banking course as you examine financial entities in detail, using the recent economic crisis as a backdrop. This unique, inviting book reads almost as a conversation that encourages you to discuss and debate these important concepts with friends, colleagues and future employers. Leading MindTap and Aplia online learning and homework tools available with this book further enhance the book's reader-friendly approach and prepares you with the understanding of banking and financial markets you need for future success.

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Dr. Michael Brandl received his B.S. in economics from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Houston. His research interests include economic growth, financial economics, and labor economics. His teaching focuses on the application of economic theory to management decision making as well as global financial markets. He has won more than 45 teaching awards for work with undergraduates in economics and finance, M.B.A. students, and Executive M.B.A. students. Previous to joining the Rice University faculty, Dr. Brandl served on the faculty at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business and in the Department of Economics. Prior to this, he taught at University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business and has held visiting positions at University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Economics, Texas A&M May College of Business, University of Houston Department of Economics, and Aalto University School of Business (Finland). As a consultant, Dr. Brandl offers custom training for numerous entities, including 3M, LG Electronics, Motorola, Texas Instruments, Frito-Lay, Texas Association of Counties, and American Public Power Association. He also serves as an economic consultant with the Magee & Magee consulting firm, where he has provided economics analysis in a variety of anti-trust, patent infringement, intellectual property, and economic damage litigation cases.

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  • COGNERO® ONLINE TESTING SAVES YOU TIME EXAM PREPARATION AND GRADING. Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero®, provides a flexible, online system that allows you to import, edit, and manipulate content from the book's test bank or another source, including your own favorite test questions. You can create multiple test versions in an instant and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom, or wherever you want.
  • SOUND BITS PROVIDES STRATEGIC AUDIO REVIEW. For students who prefer audio reinforcement, this book offers helpful Sound Bits with reviews of crucial material for students.
  • FULL SUITE OF INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS ASSISTS IN EFFICIENT CLASS PREPARATION. You will find an invaluable Instructor's Manual, online testing, and numerous PowerPoint® slides.
  • WHITEBOARD EXPLANATIONS CLARIFY CRITICAL CONCEPTS. These fast-paced explanations of equations give students clarification that they can view repeatedly.
  • DIGITAL ASSETS REINFORCE KEY CONCEPTS FROM THE BOOK. A variety of digital assets available online through MindTap® offer students a numerous opportunities to review and apply important course material in a dynamic, appealing way.
  • MINDTAP® WITH Aplia OFFERS DIGITAL LEARNING SOLUTIONS THAT ENSURE COMPREHENSION. MindTap® helps you transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through personalized assignments and applications, real-time course analytics and an accessible reader, MindTap® helps you turn apathy into engagement and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. In addition, Aplia improves outcomes and promotes critical thinking by increasing student engagement. Interactive assignments connect concepts to the real world while auto-graded homework ensures students come to class prepared.
  • BOOK OFFERS APPROACHABLE, STUDENT-ORIENTED WRITING STYLE. This engaging book reads much more like a conversation than a lecture. The author presents material in a unique way to foster discussion, contemplation and debate as opposed to simple memorization and regurgitation.

Table of Contents

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1. Introduction and Overview.
2. Money, Money Supply and Interest.
3. Bonds, Loanable Funds & Interest Rates.
4. Interest Rates in More Detail.
5. Financial Markets through Time.
6. Aggregate Supply & Aggregate Demand.
7. Banks and Money.
8. Central Banks.
9. Monetary Policy Tools.
10. The Money Supply Process.
11. Monetary Policy & Debates.
12. Bank Management.
13. Bank Risk Management & Performance.
14. Banking Regulation.
15. Money Markets.
16. Bond Markets.
17. Stock Market & Efficiency.
18. Mortgage Market.
19. FX.
20. Global Financial Architecture.
21. Thrifts and Finance Companies.
22. Insurance and Pensions.
23. Mutual Funds.
24. Investment Banks and Private Equity.

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