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AUTHORS: Besley/Brigham - ©2012
Establish the strong foundation in contemporary finance you need for success using PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE, 5E by leading authors Besley and Brigham. This dynamic survey text addresses today's most relevant financial concepts as you examine current financial markets and institutions, investments, and managerial finance. This edition is more practical than ever before. New Learning Objectives, Chapter Summaries, and in-chapter Self Tests ensure you fully understanding concepts before moving ahead, while revised coverage further clarifies the presentation of time value of money and other complex concepts. When relevant, this edition discusses the impact of the 2007-2009 financial market meltdown on finance today and clearly demonstrates how topics connect to your personal finance decisions. You see how concepts influence today's immediate and long-term financial decisions. Solid coverage of spreadsheets helps you develop proficiency using this tool for financial decisions and financial problem solving. Time-saving data for spreadsheet-related problems is even available on the book's companion website. Count on PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE, 5E to offer the diversity of coverage and practical strengths you need for business and finance success.