Books tagged: financial crisis

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Financial Crisis, Populism, and the Path to Prosperity in Latin America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Acton Institute. Categories: 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?
Common Foundations of American and East Asian Modernisation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,840. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by We Green Solutions. Categories: 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.
There Were No Banks In The Stone Age
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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%.
Six Minute Guide to the Financial Crisis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
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.
Way Outback
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: 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.
Doll Eyes: Year Zero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: 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!
The Hardest Word
Price: Free! Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Does the banking crisis make you feel angry, frustrated and powerless? Perhaps it’s time you did something about that feeling. You could, for example, kidnap a banker. On second thoughts, don’t do that - try reading this short story instead.
Bring On The Crash! A 3-Step Practical Survival Guide: Prepare for Economic Collapse and Come Out Wealthier
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Richard Stooker. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
The U.S. dollar is on the verge of catastrophe. For the first time in history, the debt of the most powerful government on Earth, leading the world’s largest economy, has been downgraded by Standard & Poor’s to Double AA from a perfect Triple AAA.
Financial Armageddon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,940. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
From desperate interest rate cuts and chaos in markets to the subprime crisis and a fast-crumbling tower of debt, Wall Street insider Michael J. Panzner exposes the cracks in the dike, the looming economic threats, and the vast array of promises that will ultimately go unfulfilled. He reveals how we can protect ourselves, our families, and our economic well-being—before it's too late.
Australia – the Worker’s Paradise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Three years ago the world plunged into an economic recession. Unemployment soared, countries struggled to pay their bills and businesses went broke. But not in one country. Australia didn't have a recession, unemployment remained low and business sailed along smoothly. Why? How did they emerge with the highest minimum wages in the western world.