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Short, sweet, and to the point... Oxford's Very Short Introductions to hundreds of topics

Published by Mark Bodnar

Photo of a few books from the Very Short Introduction seriesHave you ever been at a party (or in a tutorial... same thing...) when someone brought up a peripheral topic -- not core to your usual research area, but apparently relevant to your studies? 

As a seasoned scholar who understands that knowledge doesn't live in isolated silos, you certainly want to learn a bit more about such peripheral topics. 

As always, though, time is tight. As much as you love the depth of the millions of books in our collection, you really just need a reasonably brief overview of the topic...

<Read on to learn about read-on-a-bus intros to complex topics!>

Lipper Tass Academic Hedge Fund Data

Published by Mark Bodnar

We are very pleased to announce that SFU researchers now have access to Lipper Tass Academic Hedge Fund Data.  This dataset offers quantitative performance data (anonymized) on over 6,300 actively reporting Hedge funds and Funds of Hedge Funds, plus over 7,000 graveyard funds that have closed, liquidated or stopped reporting for any reason. Data themes include:

Copyright workshops for faculty

Published by Mark Bodnar

Copyright workshops for faculty are being offered at all three SFU campuses this spring.