Books tagged: recession 2008

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Fern Park Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
The author and his wife (Agents 33 and 32) take a weekend trip in September 2016 to the Orlando metro (Florida, USA). After a Sunday lunch in Altamonte Springs with Agent 37, they wind up at the bus stop in Fern Park. There they observe an interesting trio of characters. The oldest one steals the show. Approximately 1500 words. No sex. No violence. No foul language. No active drug usage.
The Predator Culture The Systemic Roots and Intent of Organised Violence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,850. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Understanding the territorial basis of political power and wealth is the pre-requisite, the author argues, for making sense of issues as diverse as genocide, narco-gangsterism, terrorism and fascism. Fred Harrison draws on global-wide case studies to show how the violent birth of nation-states, whether the result of territorial conquests or colonialism, splits the population into two classes.
Ricardo's Law: House Prices and the Great Tax Clawback Scam
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,580. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
'...without a knowledge of [the law of rent], it is impossible to understand the effect of the progress of wealth on profits and wages, or to trace satisfactorily the influence of taxation on different classes of the community' David Ricardo.
Boom Bust: House Prices, Banking and the Depression of 2010
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
In the two and a half years since the first edition appeared, events have unfolded as predicted. In 2005 the consensus among forecasters was that the boom in house prices would cool to an annual 2 or 3% rise over the following years. In fact, in keeping with the ‘winner’s curse’ phase of the cycle described by the author, prices have risen by more than 10% per annum in Britain.
Idle Tastes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,570. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
You know the story: A group of friends have moved back home after college. They're not sure of their place in the world or what to do with their lives now. So they decide to eat someone.
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.
Obama Will Win, but Romney Will Be President
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » History » American
This book analyzes every presidential election in U.S. history, focusing on how political parties emerged and learned how to target Electoral College votes. Dr. Murdock analyzes the upcoming 2012 presidential campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney and predicts the results state by state. His conclusion is that Obama will win the popular vote, but lose in the Electoral College
The Vinyoh Verses
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A life in crisis,a nation in peril,an environment in need of restoration,yet it’s never that easily put.The Vinyoh Verses is recession poetry,taking time to find out what has gone wrong with the person and the globe,but not letting out other personal fears and cares we’ve come not to share,the erosion of privacy and the escapist’s attempt to find freedom.
Run The World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Why do kids run away? How many are there? Is there a reason for runaways, a function, I mean? If you’ve ever wondered why runaways are what they are, this is the book for you. Aspects of transient and deviant behaviors are pit against more complacent and insular notions of culture. Just when you thought it was safe to be at home, runaways abound.
Chasing Aloha - A Skeptic's Hopeful Journey Through Cancer and the Great Recession
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As an environmentalist committed to organic living, Jane Savary never thought she’d get cancer. Unable to support her family after diagnosed with ovarian cancer, Jane is thrust into emotional and financial upheaval, contemplating the causes of her cancer and her family’s future as her recovery collides with the Great Recession.