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Economic & financial crises & disasters books

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Unfinished Business The Unexplored Causes of the Financial Crisis and the Lessons Yet to be Learned by Tamim Bayoumi Unfinished Business The Unexplored Causes of the Financial Crisis and the Lessons Yet to be Learned

A penetrating critique tracing how under-regulated trading between European and U.S. banks led to the 2008 financial crisis-with a prescription for preventing another meltdown
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Internal Impact and External Influence of the Greek Financial Crisis by John Marangos The Internal Impact and External Influence of the Greek Financial Crisis

This contributed volume explores the political economy and socioeconomic aspects of the Greek Financial Crisis both within the country's borders and as part of the global economy. With chapters authored by international experts, this book examines and explicitly deals with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

Narrating the Global Financial Crisis Urban Imaginaries and the Politics of Myth by Miriam Meissner Narrating the Global Financial Crisis Urban Imaginaries and the Politics of Myth

This book analyzes how the Global Financial Crisis is portrayed in contemporary popular culture, using examples from film, literature and photography. In particular, the book explores why particular urban spaces, infrastructures and aesthetics - such as skyline shots in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/06/2017

Fictitious Capital How Finance is Appropriating Our Future by Cedric Durand Fictitious Capital How Finance is Appropriating Our Future

How finance is a mechanism of social and political domination.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/06/2017

Inequality and Finance in Macrodynamics by Bettina Bokemeier Inequality and Finance in Macrodynamics

This contributed volume combines approaches of the current inequality debate with aspects of finance based on profound macroeconomic model analyses. Research on inequality has had a long tradition in economics. With the financial crisis from 2007, not only output decreased...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/05/2017

Fictitious Capital How Finance is Appropriating Our Future by Cedric Durand Fictitious Capital How Finance is Appropriating Our Future

How finance is a mechanism of social and political domination.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/05/2017

Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis? by Steve Keen Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

The Great Financial Crash had cataclysmic effects on the global economy, and took conventional economists completely by surprise. Many leading commentators declared shortly before the crisis that the magical recipe for eternal stability had been found. Less than a year...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/04/2017

Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis? by Steve Keen Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

The Great Financial Crash had cataclysmic effects on the global economy, and took conventional economists completely by surprise. Many leading commentators declared shortly before the crisis that the magical recipe for eternal stability had been found. Less than a year...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/04/2017

Coming Soon

Bear Markets: When Finance Turns Upside Down by David Kauders Bear Markets: When Finance Turns Upside Down

This is the European edition How does a bear market in equities differ from a bull market? What lessons can be learned from events of the past quarter century in Japan? Have the norms of financial strategy changed?
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

A Diary of the Euro Crisis in Cyprus Lessons for Bank Recovery and Resolution by Panicos Demetriades A Diary of the Euro Crisis in Cyprus Lessons for Bank Recovery and Resolution

This book tells the story of the euro crisis in Cyprus from the inside. Written by the former Governor of the Central Bank of Cyprus, Panicos Demetriades, who was in office during this turbulent period, this book shows how the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/11/2017

Political Economy Perspectives on the Greek Crisis Debt, Austerity and Unemployment by Ioannis Bournakis Political Economy Perspectives on the Greek Crisis Debt, Austerity and Unemployment

This book offers a comprehensive guide to the on-going Greek debt crisis. It identifies and explains Greece's idiosyncratic weaknesses, and highlights the existing rigidities in the EU architecture that make the recovery prospects of the Greek economy challenging. Chapters from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/11/2017

Planning for Crisis Strategy and Management Theory and the Impact of Economic Uncertainty by Carol M. Connell Planning for Crisis Strategy and Management Theory and the Impact of Economic Uncertainty

How do business organizations manage and plan for economic downturns and crashes? Carol Connell explores firm behaviour in the economic crises of the post-war world and assesses the impact of management and strategy theories in mitigating risk and uncertainty.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Other books in this genre

Small Town Capitalism in Western India Artisans, Merchants and the Making of the Informal Economy, 1870-1960 by Douglas E. (Dartmouth College, New Hampshire) Haynes Small Town Capitalism in Western India Artisans, Merchants and the Making of the Informal Economy, 1870-1960
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A history of artisan production in colonial and post-independence India, and its role in the country's society and economics.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

Meltdown The Financial Crisis, Consumer Protection, and the Road Forward by Larry Kirsch, Gregory D. Squires Meltdown The Financial Crisis, Consumer Protection, and the Road Forward
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Meltdown reveals how the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was able to curb important unsafe and unfair practices that led to the recent financial crisis. In interviews with key government, industry, and advocacy groups along with deep archival research, Kirsch and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/03/2017

The Dialectics of Liquidity Crisis An Interpretation of Explanations of the Financial Crisis of 2007-08 by Chris Jefferis The Dialectics of Liquidity Crisis An Interpretation of Explanations of the Financial Crisis of 2007-08

This book analyses the logic of applying the American Post-Keynesian economist Hyman Minsky's Financial Instability Hypothesis (FIH) to the financial crisis of 2007-08. Arguing that most theories of financial crisis, including Minsky's own, only describe events, but do not actually...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/02/2017

The Subprime Crisis: Lessons for Business Students by Jaime Perez Luque The Subprime Crisis: Lessons for Business Students

The first major global economic contraction of the 21st century, or the 'Great Recession', as it is more commonly known, began in December of 2007, and would prove to be one of the most catastrophic economic events in postmodern history....
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/02/2017

The Icelandic Financial Crisis A Study into the World's Smallest Currency Area and its Recovery from Total Banking Collapse by Asgeir Jonsson, Hersir Sigurgeirsson The Icelandic Financial Crisis A Study into the World's Smallest Currency Area and its Recovery from Total Banking Collapse
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This book presents a detailed account of Iceland's recovery from the tumultuous banking collapse that overturned its financial industry in 2008. Early chapters recount how Iceland's central bank was unable to follow the quantitative easing policies of the time to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/02/2017

And the Weak Suffer What They Must? Europe, Austerity and the Threat to Global Stability by Yanis Varoufakis And the Weak Suffer What They Must? Europe, Austerity and the Threat to Global Stability

A spectre is haunting Europe - the spectre of failed capitalism. In this account of Europe's economic rise and catastrophic fall, the author pinpoints the flaws in the European Union's design - a design that was thought up after the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2017

The Euro Trap On Bursting Bubbles, Budgets, and Beliefs by Hans-Werner Sinn The Euro Trap On Bursting Bubbles, Budgets, and Beliefs

This book offers a critical assessment of the history of the euro, its crisis, and the rescue measures taken by the European Central Bank and the community of states.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2017

Summary, Analysis & Review of George Packer's The Unwinding by Instaread by . Instaread Summary, Analysis & Review of George Packer's The Unwinding by Instaread

Summary, Analysis & Review of George Packer's The Unwinding by InstareadPreview:The Unwinding by George Packer is an account of the decline of American institutions since 1978. The traditional pillars of American middle-class democracy-government, schools, churches, and the media-have eroded. The...
Format: eBook - Released: 06/01/2017

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