Books tagged: financial crisis

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An American Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
The publication of a series of articles about the life settlement market (the purchase of life insurance policies by vulture investors) wreaks havoc in the small Florida community from which most examples are drawn. Thoroughly documented, fast-paced, funny, An American Novel subtly illustrates the complexities of modern capitalism.
Dr. Mohamed A. El-Erian's The Only Game in Town Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is a Summary of NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The Only Game in Town by Dr. Mohamed A. El-Erian. One of the world’s most influential economic thinkers and the author of When Markets Collide, has written a roadmap to what lies ahead and the decisions we must make now to stave off the next global economic and financial crisis.
Understand Financial Crisis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
What actually caused the downfall of the whole financial world? Was it that bad or did it bring along any benefits? To find it out all, read the whole book.
Full Circle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business
Erin Callan Montella was the highest-ranking woman on Wall Street during the financial crisis as CFO of Lehman Brothers in 2008. Full Circle recounts her path of achievement and how her career and its demands became the center of her life, crumbling along with the company with no foundation beneath it. The journey back to peace and happiness completes the story of Full Circle.
Starve The Beast!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,020. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Needed like no other book since Thomas Paine’s Common Sense, STB will generate controversy on every page. American citizens have learned that no president, the Congress, or the Supreme Court will save the country, regardless of which political party is in power. It is up to the citizenry.
Rethinking the Plot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by Kingston University Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Rethinking the Plot is a collaboration between the Kingston Writing School & British Council International Creative Writing Summer School. A compilation of short stories and poems, Rethinking the Plot celebrates the talents of the students who attended the International Creative Writing School in Athens, Greece, between 2013 and 2015.
Survive Tough Times
Price: $11.39 USD. Words: 46,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Financially stressful situations are often accompanied by periods of intense emotional turmoil. How can one survive such tough times? The author speaks from past experience as he addresses this often neglected issue. The book offers practical advice to readers who are in the midst of facing financially ruinous circumstances or who have to deal with the emotional scars of past financial failure.
B£OODBANK$: Opening the Arteries of the Banking System
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,630. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The World Banking crisis affects us all; from Boston to Bangkok, London to Paris, from the most affluent countries like the USA, to the poorest parts of Africa, we all felt the financial Tsunami that engulfed us. The governments of the World blamed the crisis on fluctuating markets, poor investment decisions, but then, they would say that, wouldn’t they? Since when did they ever tell us the truth?
The Day They Hanged a Banker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Social history;A miscellany of tales of fraud from the 19th century onwards. Whatever we just lived through during the crisis of 2008, our forebears got just the same. From a man that invented a country, to Ponzi's stamp collection and diamonds lying about on the desert floor. We keep on believing that the too good to be true will be true this time around.
Who Will Bail Us Out?
Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Who will bail out a Nigerian man who gets caught up in the drama of repaying the loan a customer of his bank took in his name when the customer suddenly disappeared into thin air with the whole money?