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A Socially Responsible Islamic Finance: Character and the by Umar F. Moghul

By Umar F. Moghul

This publication explores how, via spirituality and the advance of personality, Islamic monetary associations and Muslim groups can combine their companies with modern social accountability tasks to provide confident social and environmental effect. From the looming environmental concern to the divide among mainstream and extremist interpretations of Islam, the ebook addresses major questions dealing with Muslim groups – and humanity – and demonstrates why Islam should still sit down ‘at the desk’ with different faiths and moral traditions discussing humanity’s nice hindrances. in contrast to current literature, this paintings explores the intersections among classical Islamic ethics and spirituality, modern Islamic finance and monetary markets, and choose sustainability and influence tasks (such because the Equator ideas and UN rules of dependable funding) designed to make the worlds of industrial and finance chargeable for the environments during which they function and the groups that aid them. Drawing on his years of expertise in Islamic banking, Moghul addresses those functions in gentle of real-world practices and dilemmas, demonstrating how Islamic firms and Muslim groups may still include the huge variety of stakeholders countenanced via the Shari’ah in conversations that impact them. by way of situating his exploration of Islamic finance within the gentle of the a lot greater serious problems with stability, justice, and moderation in Islamic praxis, Moghul creates an interdisciplinary booklet that may entice lecturers and researchers in economics, finance, enterprise, govt and coverage, and law.

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Public Procurement: International Cases and Commentary by Louise Knight, Christine Harland, Jan Telgen, Khi V. Thai,

By Louise Knight, Christine Harland, Jan Telgen, Khi V. Thai, Guy Callender, Katy McKen

In many nations and sectors, public procurement is constructing from a sensible orientation to a good socio-economic coverage lever. there's a nice curiosity between managers and lecturers to benefit from different international locations’ and different sectors’ switch tasks and the way they handled the demanding situations they encountered. this article offers such studying possibilities, providing case experiences of public procurement, masking different international locations, sectors and matters.

The circumstances are mixed with editorial observation and contextualizing chapters to help the coed reader in figuring out this advanced subject. The textual content combines descriptions of situations of public procurement with pass case research to attract out the foremost dimensions to allow extra exam of the central subject matters. every one case learn concludes with 3 inquiries to reduction its use as a educating and coaching textual content.

Edited by means of a staff of across the world regarded specialists within the box this leading edge textual content illustrates the thoughts and strategies inside public procurement on a world scale and highlights universal difficulties that every one nations stumble upon. Public Procurement is very important analyzing for an individual with an curiosity during this topical area.

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Barsotti Symposium in Algebraic Geometry by Valentino Cristante, William Messing

By Valentino Cristante, William Messing

Barsotti Symposium in Algebraic Geometry comprises papers comparable to the lectures given on the 1991 memorial assembly held in Abano Terme in honor of Iacopo Barsotti. this article displays Barsotti’s major contributions within the field.

This publication consists of 10 chapters and starts with a evaluation of the facilities of 3-dimensional skylanin algebras. The succeeding chapters care for the theoretical elements of the Abelian types, Witt consciousness of p-Adic Barsotti-Tate teams, and hypergeometric sequence and features. those themes are through discussions of logarithmic areas and the estimates for and inequalities between A-numbers. The ultimate bankruptcy describes the moduli of Abelian types in optimistic characteristic.

This booklet might be of worth to mathematicians.

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Financing Armed Conflict, Volume 2: Resourcing US Military by Thomas M. Meagher

By Thomas M. Meagher

This moment a part of a two-volume sequence examines intimately the financing of America’s significant wars from the Spanish-American conflict to the Vietnam struggle. It interweaves analyses of political coverage, army technique and operations, and battle finance and monetary mobilization with examinations of the occasions of America’s significant armed conflicts, providing worthwhile case stories for college students of army heritage and spending coverage, policymakers, army comptrollers, and officials in training.

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Can-cans, Cats and Cities of Ash (Penguin Great Journeys) by Mark Twain

By Mark Twain

One of many nice derisive monuments to the imbecilities of the vacationer event, Mark Twain's (1835-1910) account of his journey with a gaggle of fellow americans round the points of interest of Europe is either hilarious and touching, Twain's exasperation and dismay on the phoney and exploitative being matched by way of his pleasure and delight within the really appealing. "Great Journeys" permits readers to go back and forth either round the planet and again throughout the centuries - but additionally again into principles and worlds scary, ruthless and harsh in numerous methods from our personal. Few analyzing studies can start to fit that of attractive with writers who observed impressive issues: nice civilizations, partitions of ice, violent and implacable jungles, deserts and mountains, multitudes of birds and flora new to technology. interpreting those books is to work out the area afresh, to rediscover a time while many cultures have been rather unusual to one another, the place legends and tales have been handled as proof and within which a lot was once nonetheless to be stumbled on.

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Monte Carlo Methods in Financial Engineering: v. 53 by Paul Glasserman

By Paul Glasserman

Monte Carlo simulation has develop into a vital instrument within the pricing of spinoff securities and in probability administration. those functions have, in flip, encouraged examine into new Monte Carlo tools and renewed curiosity in a few older ideas.

This ebook develops using Monte Carlo tools in finance and it additionally makes use of simulation as a automobile for offering versions and concepts from monetary engineering. It divides approximately into 3 components. the 1st half develops the basics of Monte Carlo tools, the principles of derivatives pricing, and the implementation of numerous of crucial types utilized in monetary engineering. the following half describes thoughts for bettering simulation accuracy and potency. the ultimate 3rd of the publication addresses certain themes: estimating cost sensitivities, valuing American strategies, and measuring industry hazard and credits threat in monetary portfolios.

The most vital prerequisite is familiarity with the mathematical instruments used to specify and examine continuous-time versions in finance, specifically the most important rules of stochastic calculus. past publicity to the elemental ideas of alternative pricing turns out to be useful yet now not crucial.

The booklet is geared toward graduate scholars in monetary engineering, researchers in Monte Carlo simulation, and practitioners imposing types in undefined.

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High Voltage Divider and Resistor Calibrations by Martin Misakian

By Martin Misakian

Lang:- eng, Pages 37. Reprinted in 2016 with assistance from unique variation released lengthy back[1985]. This ebook is in black & white, Hardcover, stitching binding for longer lifestyles with Matt laminated multi-Colour airborne dirt and dust hide, published on top of the range Paper, re-sized as in keeping with present criteria, professionally processed with out altering its contents. As those are previous books, there is a few pages that are blur or lacking or black spots. whether it is multi quantity set, then it's only unmarried quantity. we think that you're going to comprehend our compulsion in those books. We discovered this ebook vital for the readers who need to know extra approximately our previous treasure so we introduced it again to the cabinets. (Customisation is possible). wish you are going to love it and provides your reviews and recommendations. unique identify: excessive voltage divider and resistor calibrations 1985 [Hardcover], unique writer: Martin Misakian

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Koobface : inside a crimeware network by by Nart Villeneuve ; with a foreword by Ron Deibert and

By by Nart Villeneuve ; with a foreword by Ron Deibert and Rafal Rohozinski.

This research of the Koobface botnet finds that social networking systems are being effectively leveraged to propagate malware. the private info that's to be had in those networks presents botnet operators with major leverage to use the "human issue" via abusing the belief among own contacts.

Introduction --
Part I: The botnet --
Propagation --
Infrastructure --
Command and regulate --
Data robbery --
Monitoring and countermeasures --
Monitoring installations --
Part II: the money --
The mothership --
Paymer --
Koobface's associates --
Rogue protection software program --
Koobface's PPC/PPI associates --
Part III: The takedown --
Conclusion --

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