Books tagged: recession

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King Eddie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
After reluctantly giving his life to the town's mill, Eddie Daoust is biding his time until retirement. Never one to bother with union politics, Eddie keeps his head down until the economy goes south and the mill's owner locks out the workers. Eddie is suddenly thrust into a stand-off he never wanted and is forced to hold the mill for ransom in order to save what future the town has left.
The Federal Reserve and the Financial Crisis: College Lectures by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke - Roaring 20s, Great Depression, 1929 Stock Market Crash, 2008 Panic
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
In March 2012, Chairman Ben S. Bernanke delivered a four-part lecture series about the Federal Reserve and the financial crisis that emerged in 2007.
Complete Guide to the Federal Reserve System: Monetary Policy and the American Economy, Central Bank Role, Interest Rates, Panics, Recessions, Depression, Stimulus and Tapering
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,530. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive guide to the Federal Reserve System, with up-to-date information on monetary policy, the role and history of the Fed, causes of financial panics, recessions, and depressions - including the 2007-2008 financial crisis - and current debates about stimulus and tapering.
Timeout
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00)
"Timeout" was my contribution to Round 11 of National Public Radio’s “Three Minute Fiction,” concluded June 9, 2013. Rules: 600 words or fewer; not “inappropriate;” and in which a character finds something he or she has no intention of returning. I wanted to cast the state of our growing economic inequality in more intimate terms.
Personal Journeys: Stories of Survival from the Great Recession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The recession resulted in the tragic loss of jobs. The statistics say the jobs have been recovered, but the aftermath lives on in people's lives. Precarious jobs have replaced good paying, secure full time work. And no one is immune. This book tells the stories of a selection of survivors, including the author herself. Her personal story unfolds as she tells the stories of others.
The Banker's Club
Series: The Banker's Club. Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 94,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Forbes Magazine states the world’s richest man is worth over $80 billion. The Banker is worth $1 trillion. The Banker has the Big Four U.S. Banks, 2 of the largest European Banks, the Federal Reserve, and parts of the U.S. Government in his wallet, and wants to flex his muscles. Unfortunately, the enemy of the Banker is- you and your mortgage, and he wants your property now!
The Price Of Metal
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A poignant look at the consequences of war and capitalism in an economic recession
The Skies and Lights Imbued
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Deep in the Appalachians, journalist Elliot Shaw finds himself in a life altering situation mirroring the tragedy in Avalon, NC. Elliot and this small town are forced to reconcile themselves to the new balance fate has set. It doesn’t take long, however, to find this new equilibrium pulled out from under the unsuspecting journalist as he discovers the truth behind a well kept secret.
A New Year's Trio
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A collection of three heart-warming stories about new beginnings, new romance, and New Year.
Sinking Britain: The Continuing Failure of Economic Policy
Price: $6.55 USD. Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
‘SINKING BRITAIN: The Continuing Failure of Economic Policy’ is not only an eye-opening step-by-step analysis of the basic cause and effect that has led the British economy to its present state, but essential reading for those who want to understand what needs to happen next.