Guides, Books & Special Reports

BVR publications bring you the most up-to-date thought-leadership in the valuation profession with guides, books, and special reports on the most timely topics.

The Bank Director's Valuation Handbook: What Every Director Must Know About Valuation

June 2009 Hardcover (200 pages)

Mercer Capital

Mercer Capital

This handbook is written to provide useful information for bank directors and managers when valuation needs emerge. It is unique in that it focuses specifically on valuation-related issues, and is designed to be a ready resource rather than an academic treatise. Learn more >>

Business Valuation Discounts & Premiums, 2nd Edition

April 2009 Hardcover (504 pages)

Shannon Pratt

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

In this newly updated edition of Business Valuation: Discounts and Premiums, Shannon Pratt brings together the latest collective wisdom and knowledge about all major business discounts and premiums. Learn more >>

Valuing a Business: The Analysis and Appraisal of Closely Held Companies, 5th Ed.

January 2008 Hardcover (1,152 pages)

Alina Niculita, Shannon Pratt

McGraw-Hill Co.

Since the first edition was published in 1981, the profession of business appraisal has matured immensely. The IRS has come out with business valuation guidelines, and the AICPA has published their business valuation standards. While each organization’s standards or guidelines are slightly different from the others, there is unanimous agreement on the central concepts of business valuation.  Learn more >>

Damodaran on Valuation

August 2006 978-0-471-75121-2 Hardcover (696 pages)

Dr. Aswath Damodaran

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

The second edition of Damodaran on Valuation is well-regarded for answering many of today’s critical valuation questions. A great asset to join the other standard texts, this edition is completely revised and updated. You'll gain an understanding of the vitality of today's valuation models and develop the acumen needed for the most complex and subtle valuation scenarios you will face. Learn more >>

Borrowman Baker/BVR 2012 National BV Salary Survey Report

The Borrowman Baker/BVR 2012 National BV Salary Survey Report is a powerful resource focused exclusively on the business valuation profession with in-depth data and analysis as well as unparalleled insight for you to calibrate your compensation plans. Learn more >>

Business Valuation and Federal Taxes: Procedure, Law and Perspective, 2nd Edition

Hardcover (528 pages)

Judge David Laro, Shannon Pratt

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Combining the expert knowledge of Senior Judge David Laro and Shannon Pratt, Business Valuation and Federal Taxes, Second Edition presents the authors' decades of experience, with advice on everything practitioners need to know about the relationship between federal taxes and valuation, and specifically valuations relating to business interests. Learn more >>