Books tagged: great recession

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Debt Time Bomb! Debt Mountains: The Financial Crisis and its Toxic Legacy for the Next Generation: A Christian Perspective
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016 by ByFaith Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / Adult
The United States is building the largest debt mountain in history and Britain is still borrowing. How will these debts affect your family? In this book the author explains how and why this debt time bomb was created, the spiritual roots of this crisis, and the harsh implications for Western defence and global stability.
How to Fail in Business, while trying really hard
Price: $1.52 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A real time lesson in purchasing and managing a small business during the Great Recession
In Their Own Likeness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,550. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A wondrous tale of Carmel, Indiana. Just ahead of the financial crisis, the housing bubble pops first in Pebblebrook, where the gods have created man in their own likeness. Hermes The Messenger is our narrator. The women of Pebblebrook have put him in mind of the pampered girls of ancient Mycenae. There is something about being kept in luxury that forces a woman into bloom.
The Big Obama Bubble
You set the price! Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
No it’s not a Rally, No it’s not a Boom, It’s the Big Obama Bubble! As stock market indices rise to ever increasing all-time highs all declare this unfathomable rise in stock prices is due to the Federal Reserve’s continuing Quantitative Easing program, but it is not. Rather stock markets are being driven relentlessly upwards through the actions of the President of the United States!
Rally! A President's Obsession: Chronicling the secret government takeover of equity markets: to win elections and disguise economic decline
You set the price! Words: 56,810. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
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Since the Financial Crisis and Recession politicians have been fearful of a double-dip but more so of a return of financial crisis. Trillions of U.S. dollars has been spent to bring the economy back and markets up, but when it all came crashing down in 2011, somehow markets rallied and continue to rally, but why? The answer is simple: the government took control.
Osama bin Laden is Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,440. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Osama bin Laden is Dead is about growing up in a sad little town in the middle of nowhere. It’s about going to high school with a bunch of rich kids who hate you because you buy your clothes at Walmart. It’s about your parents manipulating you into enrolling in a creepy Christian college where morons go to be brainwashed. It’s about dating a girl who won’t put out.
Degenerations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's May 20, 2015, and California is burning. In college town San Luis Obispo, someone just put Chase/Manhattan to the torch. Stunned baby boomers and sarcastic Generation Xers gather to bemoan the violence, while one social researcher may have worked out what it is the children want... Now with BONUS STORY "Archives."
The Global Economic Crisis - Perspectives on some developments in the United States and Europe during 2012-2013
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
This book is based on articles written by the author about the global economic situation during 2012-2013.
The Apple Store Job Fair: Don't Drink The Water, Don't Use The Restroom (Essay)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
(5.00)
If you're ever invited to attend the Apple Store Job Fair at the Cupertino headquarters, don't drink the water. The employees pushing the cold bottles of water are store managers. If you find yourself with an urgent need to urinate during the two-hour presentation and activity session, don't use the restroom. You will piss away your job interview if you do. (A 8,300-word personal essay.)
The Bridge Burner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Craig Parker's debut novel, The Bridge Burner, humorously illustrates an American family's transition to a new life at the dawn of the Great Recession. This entertaining melodrama is extraordinarily current, consistently funny, and, above all, sincere. Join Craig Parker on his journey from the Midwest's suburbia to the solace of the Central Rockies.