Economics & Finance

Economics & Finance

 
Smart Money Palmer, Andrew Basic Books , 2015 Economics & Finance

After the economic crisis of 2008 and the great recession that followed it, many people blamed the financial system. After all, without the securitization of sub-prime mortgages, the housing market bust would not have...

 
 
Investing with Impact Balkin, Jeremy K. Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2015 Economics & Finance

In Investing with Impact, Jeremy K. Balkin argues that the economic crash of 2008 resulted from the moral failures of individuals. The system that allowed individual greed to escape detection was not...

 
 
A New Era in Banking Berges, Angel | Guillén, Mauro F. | Moreno, Juan Pedro | Ontiveros, Emilio Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2014 Economics & Finance

In A New Era in Banking, Angel Berges, Mauro F. Guillén, Juan Pedro Moreno, and Emilio Ontiveros explore the changing financial environment that continues to develop following the recession of 2008–...

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Executive Finance and Strategy Tiffin, Ralph Kogan Page Limited , 2014 Economics & Finance

In Executive Finance and Strategy, Ralph Tiffin argues that in order for executives to facilitate sustainable company growth, they must first achieve a strong understanding...

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Rise of the Robots Ford, Martin Basic Books , 2015 Economics & Finance, Technology

In Rise of the Robots, author Martin Ford taps into his years of experience in software development to discuss the dangerous impact robotics may soon have on the economy. According to Ford,...

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Inventory Strategy Frazelle, Edward H. McGraw-Hill Education , 2015 Business Strategy, Economics & Finance

Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, and other high-efficiency/low-cost operational strategies, with their relentless focus on keeping inventory at the lowest possible levels at all times, have been...

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The End of Normal Galbraith, James K. Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2014 Economics & Finance

What most economic analyses share is an assumption that the United States’ economic growth since the late 1940s is normal and will resume if the underlying issues are resolved. In The End of Normal,...

 
 
The Ten Trillion Dollar Gamble Koesterich, Russ McGraw-Hill Education , 2011 Economics & Finance

The U.S. budget deficit represents a major risk to the health of the American economy. In fiscal year 2010, the deficit was around $1.3 trillion. Experts believe that by 2020 the national debt will more than double...

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Find Grant Funding Now! Aubrey, Sarah Beth John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2014 Business Strategy, Economics & Finance

More and more businesses are seeking alternate forms of financing, including through government and foundation grants. In Find Grant Funding Now!, Sarah Beth Aubrey shares her winning strategies for...

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Boombustology Mansharamani, Vikram John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Economics & Finance

In Boombustology, Vikram Mansharamani attempts to explain economic boom-bust cycles using a multidisciplinary approach he calls The Five Lenses. He then goes on to apply these five lenses to five...

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