Genre: Economics

Economics Rules: Why Economics Works, When It Fails, and How To Tell The Difference

The economics profession has become a favourite punching bag in the aftermath of the global financial crisis. Economists are widely reviled and their influence derided by the general public. Yet their services have never been in greater demand. To unravel the paradox, we need to understand both the strengths and weaknesses of economics.Dani Rodrik argues that the multipli

Books in Economics

Buy High, Sell Higher: Why Buy-And-Hold Is Dead And Other Investing Lessons from CNBCs The Liquidator

Whether youre a professional investor or just want to trade like one, Buy High, Sell Higher will show you how to pick winners, maximize gains and minimize losses...In this book, youll learn how a stocks price is just the beginning of the story, and that other indicators like moving averages and volume can help you to spot stocks that have momentum. Youll also learn how

Category: Economics

Dealing with China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower

DEALING WITH CHINA takes the reader behind closed doors to witness the creation and evolution of Chinas state-controlled capitalism.Written in the same anecdote-rich, page-turning style as Paulsons bestselling memoir, On the Brink , DEALING WITH CHINA is certain to become the classic and definitive examination of engaging an economic superpower.Hank Paulson has dealt w

Economics books

Capitalism and Freedom

In the bestselling Capitalism & Freedom (based on lectures given at Wabash College, 6/56), Friedman presents his view of the proper role of competitive capitalism--the organization of economic activity thru private enterprise operating in a free market--as both a device for achieving economic freedom & a necessary condition for political freedom. Beginning with a d

Economics books

Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Global Economic Meltdown and What to Do about It

A breathtakingly clear introduction designed to help ordinary citizens understand and react to the unraveling economic crisis. Capitalism Hits the Fan chronicles one economists growing alarm and insights as he watched, from 2005 onwards, the economic crisis build, burst, and then dominate world events. The argument here differs sharply from most other explanations offered

Economics books

The Price of Inequality: How Todays Divided Society Endangers Our Future

A forceful argument against Americas vicious circle of growing inequality by the Nobel Prize�winning economist.America currently has the most inequality, and the least equality of opportunity, among the advanced countries. While market forces play a role in this stark picture, politics has shaped those market forces. In this best-selling book, Nobel Prize�winning economis

Genre: Economics

Getting Started in Chart Patterns

An accessible guide to understanding and using technical chart patterns Chart pattern analysis is not only one of the most important investing tools, but also one of the most popular. Filled with in-depth insights and practical advice, Getting Started in Chart Patterns is designed to help both new and seasoned traders profit by tracking and identifying specific chart patt

Economics books

The Complacent Class: The Self-Defeating Quest for the American Dream

Since Alexis de Tocqueville, restlessness has been accepted as a signature American trait. Our willingness to move, take risks, and adapt to change have produced a dynamic economy and a tradition of innovation from Ben Franklin to Steve Jobs.The problem, according to legendary blogger, economist and best selling author Tyler Cowen, is that Americans today have broken from

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Money Mischief: Episodes in Monetary History

Friedman makes clear once and for all that no one is immune from monetary economics-that is, from the effects of its theory and its practices. He demonstrates through historical events the mischief that can result from misunderstanding the monetary system. Index.

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Money Changes Everything: How Finance Made Civilization Possible

[A] magnificent history of money and finance.--New York Times Book ReviewConvincingly makes the case that finance is a change-maker of change-makers.--Financial TimesIn the aftermath of recent financial crises, its easy to see finance as a wrecking ball: something that destroys fortunes and jobs, and undermines governments and banks. In Money Changes Everything, leadi

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