INDEPENDENT PUBLISHER OF BILINGUAL SCHOLARLY BOOKS IN THE HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Search

Browse

Anthropology (23) Art (141) Business and Finance (34) Cognitive Science and Psychology (42) Communication and Journalism (33) Economics (106) Education (50) History (127) Human Geography (21) Interdisciplinary (31) Language and Linguistics (122) Law (12) Music Studies (14) Philosophy (176) Political Science and International Relations (92) Sociology (293) Statistics and Quantitative Methods (17) Philosophy (48) Series in Literary Studies (37) Education (37) Sociology (32) Politics (23) World History (21) Language and Linguistics (19) Bridging Languages and Scholarship (17) Art (17) Cognitive Science and Psychology (15) Series in American History (14) Philosophy of Religion (14) Critical Perspectives on Social Science (12) History of Art (12) Curating and Interpreting Culture (11) Anthropology (11) Business and Finance (11) Cinema and Culture (11) Economics (11) Music (9) Law (8) Series in Critical Media Studies (7) Economic Methodology (7) Series on Climate Change and Society (6) Vernon Classics in Economics (6) Communication (6) Performing Arts (6) Philosophy of Forgiveness (5) Philosophy of Personalism (5) Economic Development (5) Economic History (5) Series in Built Environment (4) History of Science (4) Series in Contemporary History (3) Series in Creative Writing Studies (3) The Interdisciplinary Built Environment (3) Women's Studies (3) Serie en Sociología (2) Series in Innovation Studies (2) Series in Philosophy of Science (2) Serie en Entorno Construido (1) Serie en Estudios Culturales (1) Serie En Estudios Literarios (1) Serie en Filosofía (1) Series in Classical Studies (1) Series in Design (1) Series in Heritage Studies (1) Series in Social Equality and Justice (1) Series in Urban Studies (1) Economics of Technological Change (1) English Spanish
by Author


Browsing with filters

Subject: Law

Market Abuse Regulation in South Africa, the United States of America and the United Kingdom

Howard Chitimira, North West University, South Africa

November 2017 / ISBN: 978-1-62273-260-9
Availability: In stock
236pp. ¦ $56 £46 €53

This book provides a concise comparison of the regulation and enforcement of the anti-market abuse laws (insider trading and market manipulation) in South Africa, the United States of America (USA) and United Kingdom (UK). Bringing together a number of previously published articles, the book provides a novel discussion of the challenges associated with the enforcement of market abuse laws in both developing countries such as South Africa and developed ones such as the USA and the UK. This is primarily done to examine and expose the current strengths and weaknesses of market abuse laws in relation to certain aspects of the corporate, securities and financial markets environments in South Africa, the USA and the UK. Accordingly, chapters two to five of the book unpack the regulation and enforcement of market abuse laws in South Africa and the USA in a comparative perspective. Thereafter, chapters six to eight of the book discuss the regulation and enforcement of market abuse laws (Financial Markets Act 19 of 2012) and other related statutes in South Africa and the UK. The book proposes some measures that could be utilised to enhance the enforcement of anti-market laws in South Africa, USA and the UK. New market abuse-related challenges that occurred during the global financial crisis are also briefly discussed. The book further provides a relatively adequate overview of the comparative analysis of the regulation of market abuse in South Africa versus two key developed and respected jurisdictions, namely, the USA and the UK. Accordingly, it is hoped that the book can aid regulatory authorities, financial market participants, academics, students and other interested readers to understand market abuse offences and possible measures that could be employed to combat such offences.

Eugen Ehrlich: Bibliographic Index

Edited by Slávka Tomaščíková, Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice, Slovakia

January 2018 / ISBN: 978-1-62273-377-4
Availability: In stock
352pp. ¦ $66 £49 €56

The Bibliographic Index EUGEN EHRLICH is a guide through available materials containing information about the life, scientific, educational, legislative and social activities of the Austrian lawyer and university professor in the period of 1896-1918. Eugen Ehrlich was the Dean in 1901-1902 and 1908-1909 and the Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Law in 1902-1903 and 1909-1910, the Vice-Rector in 1907-1908, and the Rector of Franz Joseph University in Czernowitz in 1906-1907 (now Ukrainian: Chernivtsi). Moreover, ex officio, he was a member of the local parliament. The Index includes the foreword of the compilers, an introductory article, a selected basic chronology with the dates of the life and work of Eugen Ehrlich, and the four main structural parts: “List of works by Eugen Ehrlich”, “Eugen Ehrlich as editor”, “Literature about Eugen Ehrlich’s life and activity” and “Appendices: Documents from Chernivtsi University Scientific Library holdings”. “List of works by Eugen Ehrlich”, “Periodicals with Eugen Ehrlich's publications”, “List of used periodicals”, and “Name index” are all provided for the convenience of users. The “Name index” includes all the names recorded in the main text of the publication (numbers of bibliographic records of works devoted to individual persons are enclosed in parentheses). The book contains photographs of Eugen Ehrlich and photographs of materials linked to his life and activities. They have made the bibliographic index more attractive and more interesting for readers. The Index can help users find necessary documents and verify the accuracy of existing information, that it becomes a prerequisite for further research, and finally, it will be useful to all who are interested in Eugen Ehrlich’s life journey and scientific legacy.

EV MDC SSL