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Business cycles. Economic fluctuations

  • $700 Billion Bailoutby Paul Muolo

    Wiley 2008; US$ 14.95 US$ 12.99

    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 Historyby Quentin Skrabec

    ABC-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...

  • 2014by De Gruyter

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 252.00

    Das Bayerische Jahrbuch verzeichnet Behörden, Ministerien, Körperschaften und mit ihnen verbundene Einrichtungen des öffentlichen Lebens im Freistaat Bayern: Behörden und Dienststellen der staatlichen und kommunalen Verwaltung die Gerichtsbarkeit Interessenverbände und andere Organisationen aus Politik, Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft,... more...

  • Across the Great Divideby Martin Baily; John Taylor

    Hoover Institution Press 2014; US$ 2.99

    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...

  • Addressing Korea's Long-Term Fiscal Challengesby Murtaza H. Syed; Michael Skaarup; Tarhan Feyzioglu

    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...

  • After the Great Complacenceby Ewald Engelen; Ismail Ertürk; Julie Froud; Sukhdev Johal; Adam Leaver; Mick Moran; Adriana Nilsson; Karel Williams

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 49.99

    This book provides an accessible cultural and political analysis of how our disorderly and financialized system of capitalism works, what led to the financial crisis that began in 2007, the policy debates about reform, and why democratic control is difficult after the events of 2008. more...

  • Aftermathby Manuel Castells; João Caraça; Gustavo Cardoso

    OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 23.99

    The consequences of the financial crisis may be uncertain, but are sure to reach deep into the body politic, civil society, welfare systems, and reform. This collection of essays by leading international sociologists and social scientists explores the likely outcomes and consequences more...

  • Aftershocksby Anton Hemerijck; Ben Knapen; Ellen van Doorne

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 29.95

    A must-read for anyone who wants to understand the economic crisis and its aftermath more...

  • The Age of Austerityby Thomas Byrne Edsall

    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...

  • The Age of Instabilityby David Smith

    Profile Books 2011; US$ 11.98

    Bored with endless grandstanding and people being wise after the event? Then The Age of Instability is the one book you should read on the financial crisis. Setting the near collapse of the international financial markets and banking system in a global and historical context, Sunday Times economics editor and bestselling author David Smith looks... more...