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Contemporary Studies in Economic and Financial Analysis

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ISSN: 1569-3759

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Aims and Scope

Contemporary Studies in Economic and Financial Analysis publishes a series of current and relevant themed volumes within the fields of economics and finance. Both disciplinary and interdisciplinary studies are welcome. Topics include but are not limited to:

  • International trade issues
  • Financial management
  • Financial markets and institutions
  • Public finance
  • Microfinance
  • Economic and financial issues in healthcare
  • Forensic economics
  • Labour economics
  • Developing economies
  • Entrepreneurship

Contemporary Studies in Economic and Financial Analysis has published contributions from a number of well regarded institutions including New York University, the University of Oxford and the University of California Berkeley. The series has also been cited by the influential journals Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control and Contemporary Economic Policy.

If you would like to propose a volume for Contemporary Studies in Economic and Financial Analysis , please contact the publisher Charlotte Maiorana : [email protected]

Recently Published Volumes

Contemporary Issues in Finance: Current Challenges from Across Europe Volume 98
Simon Grima (volume editor) Dr. Frank Bezzina (volume editor) Inna Romanova (volume editor) Ramona Rupeika-Apoga (volume editor)

Including studies on different topical issues in finance by the participants of the 8th international scientific conference "New Challenges of Economic and Business Development - 2016" this new work contains research from various European countries, specifically Germany, Italy, Latvia, Malta, and Poland. Chapters explore the impact of financial literacy on domestic economic activity in the Baltic States, the rapid rise of FinTech, which has changed the banking landscape, requiring more innovative solutions; Crowdfunding in the European Union, specifically examining the performance, development and perspectives; the case of Latvia to highlight the Profiles of SMEs as Borrowers, the factors that interfere with the availability of funding to the small and medium-sized companies, an analysis of Risk Parity Approach for Sovereign Fixed-Income Portfolios in Eurozone countries by looking at studies of preventive arrangements with creditors in Italy; and Mergers and Acquisitions by studying examples of best practices in Cross-Border acquisitions.

Contemporary  Issues in Bank Financial Management Volume 97
J. Richard Aronson (editor) Robert Thornton (editor) Simon Grima (volume editor) Dr. Frank Bezzina (volume editor)

Contemporary Issues in Financial Services special edition includes studies by the University of Malta, MSc Banking and Finance graduates and the respective lecturers, on financial services within particular countries or regions and studies of particular themes such as credit risk management, fund management and evaluation, forex hedging using derivatives and sovereign fixed income portfolios.


Risk Management Post Financail Crisis: A Period of Monetary Easing Volume 96
Jonathan A. Batten (editor) Niklas F. Wagner (editor)

Volume 96 of Contemporary Studies in Economic and Financial Analysis provides further insights to postcrisis developments in the global economic and financial environment. Risk Management Post Financial Crisis: A Period of Monetary Easing includes papers from leading authors from central banks, worldrenowned universities and international organisations. Topics and issues addressed by this volume include: an overview of advances in risk management in the post financial crisis environment, the impact that complexity present in financial returns now plays in measuring reporting and risk, the role that sentiment and herding plays in distorting prices in financial markets, the procyclical impact of Basel III including effects on capital requirements and bank balance sheets, central bank monetary policies and bank liquidity in a world without quantitative easing, credit risk assessment and bank lending, and changes in the structure of international financial markets, including the rise and impact of financial markets in China and those financial products denominated in RMB.

The Developing Role of Islamic Banking and Finance From Local to Global Perspectives Volume 95
Fouad H. Beseiso (volume editor) Robert J. Thornton (series edited) J. Richard Aronson (series edited)

This volume is designed to present a conceptual and practical illustration for the contemporary developing role of Islamic Banking and Finance components including Islamic Banking, Non Islamic Banking (Takaful and Financial Markets Tools and Products.) with stronger focus directed to the regulatory aspects, country, regional case studies and International Financial Crisis impacts. Consequently this Volume aimed at a fruitful contribution while defining how public policies, governance, legal framework and field studies' lessons can help decision makers to identify the major factors that may shape the attitude of both Islamic Financial Institutions and customers towards safe and sound services and through defining main determinants for successful, strategic inclusion of the Islamic Financial System into the real sustained development nationally, regionally and internationally.



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Editorial Contact Details:

Publisher: Charlotte Maiorana, Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, UK.
Email - [email protected]

Editorial Advisory Board

Dr Martin Forster, University of York, UK, Professor Peter J. Lambert, University of Oregon, USA, Professor Robert E. Looney, Naval Postgraduate School, USA, Mr Malcolm Rees, The University of Buckingham, UK, Professor Michael R. Wickens, University of York, UK

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