FINANCIAL crises

FINANCIAL crises

 
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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Cannibal Capitalism Hill, Michael C. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Economics & Finance, Entrepreneurship

Michael Hill was a custom home builder with a company valued at $47 million when the subprime crisis hit and the nation’s housing market tanked. In 2008, Hill found himself in bankruptcy court. He realized that the...

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Money Makers Snider, David | Howard, Chris Palgrave MacMillan , 2010 Economics & Finance

In Money Makers, David Snider and Chris Howard explore six key fields that impacted the 2007–2008 financial crisis: investment banking, venture capital and entrepreneurship, private equity, hedge funds...

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Zombie Banks Onaran, Yalman John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Economics & Finance

In Zombie Banks, author Yalman Onaran examines the practice of zombie banking, explains why it does not work, and outlines the steps needed to rid the global financial community of these dangerous...

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The Devil's Casino Ward, Vicky John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Business Biographies, Economics & Finance

In The Devil’s Casino, Vicky Ward examines the leadership behind Lehman from its start as an independent firm in the mid 1990s to its fall in 2008. The Lehman Brothers was one of the most infamous and...

 
 
Love Leadership Bryant, John Hope Jossey-Bass , 2009 Leadership, Relationships

In a world where people are obsessed with success, Love Leadership makes the case that sustained success comes from leading with love, not fear. Drawing from his own personal transformation, interviews...

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