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- Wiley 2008; US$ 14.95
The book is an analysis of the controversial Emergency Economic Stabilization Act and explains in easy to understand language what the bailout bill means for individuals. $700 Billion Bailout answers questions such as: What does the bill say , exactly? Who is making decisions about how the $700 billion will be spent, and what does it mean... more...
The 100 Most Important American Financial Crises: An Encyclopedia of the Lowest Points in American Economic HistoryABC-CLIO 2014; US$ 89.00
The United States has fairly recently experienced the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. But crippling financial crises are hardly unusual: economic emergencies have occurred throughout American history and can be seen as a cyclical and "normal" (if undesirable) aspect of an economic system. This encyclopedia supplies objective, accessible,... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 252.00
Up-to-date information on some 7,000 institutions and approx. 12,000 persons in public life in Bavaria: authorities and departments of local, state and federal administration jurisdiction syndicates and other organizations from politics, business, academic life, the arts etc. notaries, church offices,universities, museums, libraries,banks... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 51.86
Das Werk untersucht die Rolle der Medien in der Finanzkrise 2007?2010. Die Autorin geht der Frage nach, ob die Medien die komplexen Prozesse und politischen Verantwortlichkeiten in der Finanz-marktregulierung für die Wähler akkurat aufbereiten und so zur Kontrolle der politischen Akteure beitragen. Im Zentrum steht die Rolle der Medien als demokratische... more...
- Hoover Institution Press 2014; US$ 6.99
The financial crisis of 2008 devastated the American economy and caused U.S. policymakers to rethink their approaches to major financial crises. More than five years have passed since the collapse of Lehman Brothers, but questions still persist about the best ways to avoid and respond to future financial crises. In Across the Great Divide , a copublication... more...
- International Monetary Fund 2008; US$ 9.00
Korea is on the verge of an unprecedented demographic shift. In coming decades, rapid aging will transform it from one of the youngest populations in the OECD to among the oldest in record time. In turn, this shift will put tremendous pressure on the pension system and health and long-term care expenditures. This paper evaluates the impact of population... more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 45.00
What is the relationship between the financial system and politics? In a democratic system, what kind of control should elected governments have over the financial markets? What policies should be implemented to regulate them? What is the role played by different elites - financial, technocratic, and political - in the operation and regulation of the... more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 23.99
The crisis of global capitalism that has unfolded since 2008 is more than an economic crisis. It is structural and multidimensional. The sequence of events that have taken place in its aftermath show that we are entering a world that is very different from the social and economic conditions that characterized the rise of global, informational capitalism... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.95
One of our most prescient political observers provides a sobering account of how pitched battles over scarce resources will increasingly define American politics in the coming years?and how we might avoid, or at least mitigate, the damage from these ideological and economic battles. In a matter of just three years, a bitter struggle over limited... more...