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Ideal for both aspiring managers and experienced executives, the Fourth Edition of FINANCE FOR EXECUTIVES: MANAGING FOR VALUE CREATION illustrates the importance of financial information in maximizing firm value. In this concise, yet thorough and analytically sound text, you’ll hear from experienced, results-driven professionals as they share both revolutionary ideas and proven methods to help you on your way to success. FINANCE FOR EXECUTIVES guides you through key aspects of financial management step-by-step, from balance sheet basics, to cash flow decisions, to acquiring new businesses. The text masterfully balances a thorough exploration of modern finance principles with a strong practical focus on real-world applications and rigorous analysis, even while avoiding complicated formulas with little value for decision-making. With an emphasis on translating theory into practice and learning through real-world cases, FINANCE FOR EXECUTIVES employs a strong problem-scenario approach to present key concepts within the context of realistic financial management issues that executives commonly face. The new Fourth Edition also maintains a highly reader-friendly structure and presentation. Each chapter is self-contained, making the text an invaluable reference and resource you can use throughout your career. In addition, the current edition features extensive updates incorporating the most recent financial data and latest references, as well as a new chapter devoted to managing corporate risk, an essential topic for success in today’s high-stakes business environment. Learn to make sound business decisions to promote value creation--add this essential business text to your executive library today!