'Financial derivatives continue to play a major role in modern, market-based economies across the globe.
The necessity to comprehend the economic rationales behind financial derivatives, as well as the purposes for which they were designed, has never been greater.
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Financial Derivatives is fully indexed and has a chronological table.
It also includes detailed introductions for each of the four volumes, newly written by the editor, which places the material in its intellectual and historical context.
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Financial Derivatives is an essential work of reference and is destined to be valued by users both as a vital one-stop research and as a teaching resource.