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Module Reading List

Finance for Small Business, 2018/19, Semester 1
Isla Kapasi
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

There is extensive formal and informal literature around small business finance. Each student will have different interests to pursue. This list aims to include recent literature that can act as a start point for research.

You are likely to use a number of web sites to research aspects of this module. Please remember this is a University module so your report must be properly referenced, including web addresses. It is worth maintaining a comprehensive list of the resources you come across throughout your study for the module.

Atrill, P. & McLaney, E. (2012) Accounting and Finance for non-specialists8th Ed. Pearson.

Atrill, P. (2003) Financial management for non-specialists (3 rd Ed.) FT Prentice Hall, Harlow.

Barrow, C. and Barrow, P. (2001). The business plan workbook.., Kogan Page, London

Bell, Andrew C (2006) Employment Law in a Nutshell, Sweet and Maxwell, London

Blundel, R. and Lockett, N. (2010). Exploring entrepreneurship Oxford University Press: Oxford

Burns, Paul (2011). Entrepreneurship and small business : start-up, growth and maturity, London: Palgrave Macmillan London (3 rd Edition)

Department of Trade and Industry (1996) Venture capital in the UK : a report and guide to the venture capital industry, HMSO, London

Hague, Paul; Hague, Nick and Morgan, Carol-Ann (2004) Market research in practice : a guide to the basics: , Kogan Page, London

Herbig, P. A., Milewicz, J., Golden, J. E. (1993) The Do’s and Don’ts of Sales Forecasting. Industrial marketing management. 22 (1): 49-57

Holmes, S., Hutchinson, P., Forsaith, D., Gibson, B. and McMahon, R. (2003) Small enterprise finance. Wiley, New York.

Kaganovich, Oleg; Currier, James & Staff of Vault (2005) Vault career guide to venture capital, Vault, New York

McLaney, E. (2011) Business finance: theory and practice 9 th Ed. FT/Prentice Hall, Harlow. 

Parks, S (2006) How to fund your business : the essential guide to raising finance to start and grow your business ISBN: 0273706241 (pbk.) : £14.99; 9780273706243 (pbk.) : £14.99, Prentice Hall Business, Harlow

Stutely, R. (2007) The Definitive Business Plan. Pearson: Harlow

Taylor, Stephen and Emir, Astra (2006), Employment law : an introduction, Oxford University Press, Oxford

Williams, S. (2010), The Financial Times guide to business start up 2011. Pearson, Harlow.   

This list was last updated on 03/10/2018