My Warren Buffett Bible


  • Author: Robert L. Bloch
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22
  • Genre: Investing
  • File Size: 1449148 Bytes


Compiled by the son of the cofounder of H&R Block, a collection of business quotes and advice from the most successful investor of the twentieth century, Warren Buffett.Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is widely considered the most successful investor of the twentieth century. Since the early 1950s, Buffett has proved himself to be an astute investor, and he turned Berkshire Hathaway from a struggling small textile business into the fifth-largest public company in the world, valued at nearly $350 billion.Buffett is well known for his simple but invaluable principles regarding investing and finances, and countless businessmen and people looking to be smarter with their money and their investments have turned to Buffett for h...

Using R for Trade Policy Analysis


  • Author: Massimiliano Porto
  • Release Date : 2020-02-18
  • Genre: Public Administration
  • File Size: 8653861 Bytes


This book explains the best practices of the UNCTAD & WTO for trade analysis to the R users community. It shows how to replicate the UNCTAD & WTO's Stata codes in the Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis by using R. Applications and exercises are chosen from the Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis and explain how to implement the codes in R. This books targets readers with a basic knowledge of R. It is particularly suitable for Stata users....

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis


  • Author : Eugene Bardach
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-11
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781506368894


A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis Book Description :

Drawing on more than 40 years of experience with policy analysis, best-selling authors Eugene Bardach and Eric M. Patashnik use real-world examples to teach you how to be effective, accurate, and persuasive policy analysts. The Sixth Edition of A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis presents dozens of concrete tips, new case studies, and step-by-step strategies for the budding analyst as well as the seasoned professional....

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis


  • Author : Eugene Bardach
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release Date : 2015-08-19
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781483359472


A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis Book Description :

In the Fifth Edition of A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis: The Eightfold Path to More Effective Problem Solving, Eugene Bardach and new co-author Eric Patashnik draw on more than 40 years of experience teaching students to be effective, accurate, and persuasive policy analysts. This bestselling handbook presents dozens of concrete tips, interesting case studies, and step-by-step strategies that are easily applicable for the budding analyst as well as the seasoned professional. In this new edition, Bardach and Patashnik update many examples to reflect the shifting landscape of policy issues. A new section with advice on how to undertake policy design in addition to making policy choices makes the book even more engaging. Readers will also apprecia...

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis  The Eightfold Path to More Effective Problem Solving 4E

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis The Eightfold Path to More Effective Problem Solving 4E


  • Author : Eugene Bardach
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781608718429


A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis The Eightfold Path to More Effective Problem Solving 4E Book Description :

With his original eightfold approach, Eugene Bardach encapsulates more than 35 years of teaching students effective, accurate and persuasive policy analysis. This bestselling handbook presents dozens of concrete tips, interesting case studies and step-by-step strategies for the budding analyst as well as the seasoned professional. In this new edition, Bardach clarifies some of the book's exposition, paying particular attention to "design problems" and the choice of a "base case". Up-to-date examples, including a new set of environmental problems, make the book even more engaging. Readers will also appreciate a sample document of real world policy analysis, a primer in how to "talk the talk" of policy analysis, and a cheat sheet of strategies for solv...

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis


  • Author : Eugene Bardach
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105131639143


A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis Book Description :

A guidebook describing a method for achieving effective policy analysis for solving problems....

A Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis

A Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis


  • Author : World Trade Organization
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9287038120


A Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis Book Description :

This Guide to Trade Policy Analysis provides the main tools for the analysis of trade policy. Written by experts with practical experience in the field, this publication outlines the major concepts of trade policy analysis and contains practical guidance on how to apply them to concrete policy questions. The Guide has been developed to contribute to the enhancement of developing countries' capacity to analyse and implement trade policy. It is aimed at government experts engaged in trade negotiations, as well as students and researchers involved in trade-related study or research....

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis   International Student Edition

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis International Student Edition


  • Author : Eugene S. Bardach
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-11-14
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1544372205


A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis International Student Edition Book Description :

Drawing on more than 40 years of experience with policy analysis, best-selling authors Eugene Bardach and Eric M. Patashnik use real-world examples to teach students how to be effective, accurate, and persuasive policy analysts. The Sixth Edition of A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis presents dozens of concrete tips, new case studies, and step-by-step strategies for the budding analyst as well as the seasoned professional....

Using R for Trade Policy Analysis

Using R for Trade Policy Analysis


  • Author : Massimiliano Porto
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-02-18
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030345297


Using R for Trade Policy Analysis Book Description :

This book explains the best practices of the UNCTAD & WTO for trade analysis to the R users community. It shows how to replicate the UNCTAD & WTO's Stata codes in the Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis by using R. Applications and exercises are chosen from the Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis and explain how to implement the codes in R. This books targets readers with a basic knowledge of R. It is particularly suitable for Stata users....

The Policy Process
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The Policy Process


  • Author : Tim W. Clark
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0300090129


The Policy Process Book Description :

This useful book is designed to teach natural resources professionals how to be more effective in solving conservation and environmental policy problems. Its presentation of basic concepts, case studies, and "real world concerns" provides a deeper understanding of the policy process and makes the book an invaluable aid for students and practitioners in such fields as wildlife biology, conservation biology, forestry, range management, ecosystem management, and sustainable development. Susan G. Clark begins by describing the challenges faced by natural resources professionals. She then explains how the substance and process of policy analysis and decision making can be improved by using a policy sciences framework that takes into account biological, so...

Practical Guide for Policy Analysis

Practical Guide for Policy Analysis


  • Author : Eugene Bardach
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2011-10-11
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452286990


Practical Guide for Policy Analysis Book Description :

With his original eightfold approach, Bardach encapsulates more than 35 years of teaching students effective, accurate, and persuasive policy analysis. This bestselling handbook presents dozens of concrete tips, interesting case studies, and step-by-step strategies for the budding analyst as well as the seasoned professional....

Evidence Based Policy

Evidence Based Policy


  • Author : Nancy Cartwright
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-20
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199986705


Evidence Based Policy Book Description :

Over the last twenty or so years, it has become standard to require policy makers to base their recommendations on evidence. That is now uncontroversial to the point of triviality--of course, policy should be based on the facts. But are the methods that policy makers rely on to gather and analyze evidence the right ones? In Evidence-Based Policy, Nancy Cartwright, an eminent scholar, and Jeremy Hardie, who has had a long and successful career in both business and the economy, explain that the dominant methods which are in use now--broadly speaking, methods that imitate standard practices in medicine like randomized control trials--do not work. They fail, Cartwright and Hardie contend, because they do not enhance our ability to predict if policies wil...