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  • Something for Nothing: Arbitrage and Ethics on Wall Street
    Views : 177
    Pages : 240

    by: Maureen O’Hara

    Publisher: pW. W. Norton & Company

    Book Description

    A leading financial economist attempts to counterbalance “the impression that modern finance is at best ‘ethically challenged’ or at worst fatally flawed,” a perception bolstered by the “constant barrage of financial scandals.”

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    2016-10-25

    ISBN-10: 0393285510

    ISBN-13: 9780393285512

    Language: English

  • The Mosaic Principle: The Six Dimensions of a Remarkable Life and Career
    Views : 157
    Pages : 352

    by: Nick Lovegrove

    Publisher: pPublicAffairs

    Book Description

    Making the case for a mindful approach to career and life development.

    Any guide to a successful life or career must take liberties in how success is defined. In this book on finding your own way forward, Lovegrove, the U.S. managing part ... more

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    2016-11-01

    ISBN-10: 1610395565

    ISBN-13: 9781610395564

    Language: English

  • An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy
    Views : 113
    Pages : 336

    by: Marc Levinson

    Publisher: pBasic Books

    Book Description

    An economic historian challenges both politicians and economists in this account of why the post–World War II economic boom came to an end and what followed.

    Former Economist finance and economics editor Levinson (The Great A& ... more

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    2016-11-08

    ISBN-10: 0465061982

    ISBN-13: 9780465061983

    Language: English

  • Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream
    Views : 243
    Pages : 368

    by: Sara Goldrick-Rab

    Publisher: pUniversity Of Chicago Press

    Book Description

    An examination of the “new economics of college in America.”

    In the mid-1960s, the federal government began investing huge sums of money in the educational system. As a result, more Americans from a greater variety of backgrounds had ... more

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    2016-09-13

    ISBN-10: 022640434X

    ISBN-13: 9780226404349

    Language: English

  • Prosperity for All: How to Prevent Financial Crises
    Views : 38
    Pages : 296

    by: Roger E.A. Farmer

    Publisher: pOxford University Press

    Book Description

    A heady wrestling match with the Neo-Keynesians, so touchingly reliant on the Phillips Curve, in the effort to carve out a new view of macroeconomics.

    Make no mistake about it: Farmer (How the Economy Works, 2010, etc.), distinguis ... more

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    2016-10-07

    ISBN-10: 0190621435

    ISBN-13: 9780190621438

    Language: English

  • Brave New Weed: Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis
    Views : 84
    Pages : 288

    by: Joe Dolce

    Publisher: pHarper Wave

    Book Description

    A journey through the “brave new—and yet at the same time, ancient—world” of weed.

    The former editor of Details and Star magazines and founder and CEO of a media training company in New York, Dolce ends his author bi ... more

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    2016-10-04

    ISBN-10: 0062499912

    ISBN-13: 9780062499912

    Language: English

  • The Joint Ventured Nation: Why America Needs a New Foreign Policy
    Views : 12
    Pages : 268

    by: Edward Goldberg

    Publisher: pSkyhorse Publishing

    Book Description

    A global economics consultant debuts with an analysis of the failure of American foreign policy to adapt to the new realities of an interconnected world.

    The days when leading nations could act solely as rivals are over, writes Goldberg ( ... more

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    2016-10-18

    ISBN-10: 1510712224

    ISBN-13: 9781510712225

    Language: English