Economics & Finance

Economics & Finance

 
Strategic Capitalism D’Aveni, Richard A. McGraw-Hill Education , 2012 Economics & Finance

In today’s global economy, the greatest threat to the United States is economic rather than military. According to competitive strategy expert Richard A. D’Aveni, the laissez-faire-centric capitalism on which America...

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The Great Equalizer Smick, David M. Hachette Book Group, Inc. , 2017 Economics & Finance

“Main Street Capitalism” must replace top-down Wall Street capitalism if the American economy is to serve the working and middle classes rather than the wealthy. In The Great Equalizer, David M. Smick...

 
 
How the Poor Can Save Capitalism Bryant, John Hope Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Economics & Finance

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 16 percent of Americans live in poverty, and this percentage has been increasing over time. This is troublesome, since the human cost of poverty is great, resulting in low levels of...

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Cryptoassets Burniske, Chris | Tatar, Jack McGraw-Hill Education , 2018 Economics & Finance

Cryptoassets represent an entirely new asset class that may be indicative of the future of money and markets. In Cryptoassets, industry insiders Chris Burniske and Jack Tatar show innovative...

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The Sharing Economy Sundararajan, Arun MIT Press , 2016 Economics & Finance

Technological changes and evolving societal expectations are empowering decentralized online communities and micro-entrepreneurs to do what regulators and big enterprises once did. They manage exchange, deploy capital...

 
 
The Vanishing American Corporation Davis, Gerald F. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Economics & Finance

Since 1996, the number of American corporations has dropped by half. The loss of monolithic companies such as Lehman Brothers and the bankruptcy of iconic corporations such as General Motors and Kodak caused wider...

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Dollarlogic Martin, Andy The Career Press, Inc. , 2016 Economics & Finance

Financial futures are unpredictable, but risk is always present in any investment. The idea that risk equals reward is a common misconception that can prevent positive returns. In Dollarlogic, Andy...

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The Gig Economy Mulcahy, Diane AMACOM , 2017 Economics & Finance

In The Gig Economy, Diane Mulcahy examines the cultural and financial impacts of today’s new Gig Economy, an employment landscape that is based on part-time and contract work rather than...

 
 
Economics for Business Cohen, Ivan K. Kogan Page Limited , 2016 Economics & Finance

In Economics for Business, Ivan K. Cohen argues that in order to develop effective business strategies for their companies, leaders must first gain a fundamental understanding of the complex global...

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Young Money Roose, Kevin Hachette Book Group , 2014 Economics & Finance

In recent years, the financial industry has undergone a transformation. Changes, such as tighter regulations, have resulted in smaller financial payouts for young financiers, but many of the most talented and ambitious...

 
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