Books tagged: financial crisis

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Doll Eyes: Year Zero
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Would you trade your eyeballs for an extension on your home mortgage? For Jack Mosey, even that wasn't enough. The original of a super villain!
Way Outback
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Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Way Outback is a practical guide to going bush way out back in the 21st century as a matter of dropping out financially for self-sufficiency, survival and protection, especially if TSHTF. People do not plan to fail, they just fail to plan.
Six Minute Guide to the Financial Crisis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
Using the Six Minute Strategist Methodology, John Colley has produced a concise and structured analysis of the 2008 Financial Crisis. This is intended to be an introduction to the subject for readers who have found the whole matter to be complex and technical. By reducing the whole event to just 36 key issues John has tried to distill down a complex subject to a more compressible form.
There Were No Banks In The Stone Age
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Questions about the financial crisis, taxpayers' bailout money, wealth gap, the 1%, and why? The book takes a hard-hitting look at the key issues: who is to blame, what happened to the TARP money, the income tax system, Wall St. bonuses, but most importantly, capitalism, the wealth gap, and the U.S. savings rate. His book will surprise many on both sides of the fence, both the 1% and the 99%.
Common Foundations of American and East Asian Modernisation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,790. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International / economics
Alexander Hamilton’s profound influence on American life is well- documented. Less well-appreciated is the story of how Hamilton’s works travelled abroad; leaders in Germany, Japan, Taiwan and South Korea came to keenly appreciate the relevance of Hamilton’s works to the modernisation challenges facing their own nations.
Financial Crisis, Populism, and the Path to Prosperity in Latin America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
Latin American economies enjoyed substantial growth in the early years of the twenty-first century, but the financial crisis beginning in 2008 called into question the sustainability of that progress. What are the keys to lasting prosperity in Central and South America?
The Prophet of New York
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Marina was just going about her business, head down trying to fight against the freezing cold of the January morning as she went to work. Then she bumped into him, he held out a simple piece of paper, it read...Some speak of Love by opening their mouths,Some speak of Love by opening their pockets,Some speak of Love by opening their hearts, And some speak of Love not at all. He was the Prophet.
Mammon III: Thriving in the Age of Austerity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,030. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
At its core Mammon essentially is a critique of The Secret. That is despite its much broader context. Why then read a book about what many, including Deepak Chopra, refer to as ridiculous? And so many years after it was first published? The primary reason is that Mammon expounds a philosophy for thriving in a climate of adversity. This is particularly relevant given the global economic crisis.
Производные Нуля: Дневник Структуратора
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,260. Language: Russian. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Путеводитель по миру финансового инжиниринга и структурных продуктов от лица русского инсайдера. Влад Горячев проработал 15 лет в западных банках - в Нью Йорке, Лондоне и Москве - в роли структуратора и трейдера деривативов. Начиная с простейших инструментов, автор объясняет устройство и механизмы действия все более сложных производных, эволюцию банковских продуктов и причины кризиса 2008 года.
I Am Unemployed
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ah the unemployed life...going to the job centre; investigating the strange sounds your house makes; trawling the internet for evidence that unicorns exist; wrestling with your teddy bear, Steven...In this book of essays, comprehensive lists, draft CVs, anecdote(s), a story, a poem and a haiku, Ted Groisht delves into the malnourished belly of purposelessness that is life without a purpose.