Name of Collection: Business and Economics

School Name: Walton Educational Campus

Address: 2780 Reservoir Avenue, Bronx, NY 10468

Phone: 718 364 7400 X 5532

Fax: 718 295 3535

Librarian: Myrna Kinkle-Ansah

Librarian's e-mail: mkinkle@schools.nyc.gov


Introduction: The business and economics collection here at the Walton Educational Campus is used to support the Virtual Enterprise program that is offered. Also any student or faculty member not affiliated with Virtual Enterprise will be able to explore this collection with any inquiry that they may have on the subject. The collection consists of books that explore the entire world of business and economics from here in the United States and also to other parts of the world.

Questions for Inquiry: How does the economy in the United States effect other areas of the world? How can I compose an adequate resume? How can I find the GNP of a particular country? What are the basics of starting a business? What are the traits of successful individuals?

Keywords: Business, economics, resume writing, business planning, organizational skills.


Subject Headings: Economics, Business, World Finance, Resumes, Banking

Dewey Decimal Classification(s): 330's, 650's

Key Books

Reference: 332 Martz, Catharyn. Dictionary of Investment Terms. Thomson, 2006. 338.5 Depken, Craig A. Microeconomics. McGraw-Hill, 2006. 650 Bertrus, Michael. Perfect phrases for cover letters. McGraw-Hill, 2006

Non-Fiction: 338.7 Krohn, Katherine. Madame C.J. Walker and new cosmetics. Capstone, 2007. 339.4 Obadina, Tunde. Poverty and Economic Issues. Mason Crest, 2006. 650.14 Resume for high school graduates. McGraw-Hill, 2006.

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*An asterisk next to material indicates that it is recommended in this subject area but not available in this CCD collection.