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Economic & financial crises & disasters

Hardcover. Along with its painful economic costs, the financial crisis of 2008 raised concerns over the future of international policy making. This book includes contributions that consider the ways in which the global economic order might address the challenges of globalization that have arisen over the years and has intensified by the recent crisis. Editor(s): Feenstra, Robert C.; Taylor, Alan M. Series: National Bureau of Economic Research Conference Report. Num Pages: 552 pages, 57 line drawings. BIC Classification: 3JM; JFFS; KCL; KCX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 36. Weight in Grams: 703.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
552
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226030753
ISBN
9780226030753

€ 113.42

Paperback. Jim Wallis hands us a new moral compass to help us out of the economic crisis Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HRC; KCX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 19. Weight in Grams: 176.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444701722
ISBN
9781444701722

€ 13.99
€ 10.94

Hardcover. The gripping story of the financial revolution known as 'Big Bang', which transformed international business and changed our world, for fans of Michael Lewis' bestselling The Big Short and Liaquat Ahamed's prizewinning Lords of Finance. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: KCX; KCY; KFF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 166 x 242 x 33. Weight in Grams: 594.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
Sceptre
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473625068
ISBN
9781473625068

€ 33.99
€ 22.63

Hardcover. The legendary financier reflects on key problems in the deepening global economic crisis since publication of his international bestseller The New Paradigm for Financial Markets: The Crash of 2008 Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 1KBB; 3JM; KCX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 205 x 21. Weight in Grams: 318.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
PublicAffairs
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781610391528
ISBN
9781610391528

€ 18.99
€ 14.05

Hardcover. The series of recent financial crises have thrown open the world of quantitative finance and financial modeling. This book brings together proven and new methodologies from finance, physics and engineering, along with years of industry and academic experience to provide a cookbook of models for dealing with the challenges of today's markets. Series: Applied Quantitative Finance. Num Pages: 256 pages, 131 figures. BIC Classification: KCX; KFF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 164 x 236 x 18. Weight in Grams: 532.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137414496
ISBN
9781137414496

€ 89.19

Paperback. Num Pages: 244 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; KCX; KCZ; KFFK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 141 x 17. Weight in Grams: 240.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
244
Condition
New
SKU
V9781591844365
ISBN
9781591844365

€ 13.99
€ 11.56

Paperback. The Republic of Ireland, which declared itself in 1949, allowed the Catholic Church to dominate its civil society and education system. Investment by American and European companies, and a welcoming tax regime, created the 'Celtic Tiger' of the 1990s. That brief burst of good fortune was destroyed by a corrupt political class. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JMC; JPH; KCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 195 x 126 x 19. Weight in Grams: 220.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571270095
ISBN
9780571270095

€ 11.99
€ 9.89

Paperback. In Fleeced! David Craig and Matthew Elliott expose the 'guilty men': the politicians, bureaucrats and bankers who have brought this country to its knees. Num Pages: 304 pages, ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JMC; JP; KCX; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 195 x 131 x 23. Weight in Grams: 224.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Constable
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0021126
ISBN
9781849012867

€ 8.82

Hardcover. Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Politics of Oil and Gas. Num Pages: 124 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJPL; KCL; KCP; KCX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 390.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Routledge
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138641860
ISBN
9781138641860

€ 143.32

Paperback. A concise, essential overview of a pressing global issue, The Problem with Banks examines banking activity in America, Asia and Europe, and how specific historical circumstances have transformed banks' behaviour and attitude to risk. Num Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: KCX; KFFK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 214 x 136 x 12. Weight in Grams: 218.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848139381
ISBN
9781848139381

€ 19.61

Paperback. A much-needed critical investigation of the root causes of the European Sovereign Debt Crisis, featuring contributions from Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz and the Argentine chief negotiator with the IMF, Roberto Lavagna. Editor(s): Phillips, Tony. Num Pages: 272 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QFE; KCX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 217 x 138 x 15. Weight in Grams: 346.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Zed Books
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783602131
ISBN
9781783602131

€ 23.73

Hardcover. The financial crisis prompted many to ask how financial systems from America and Iceland to Russia and Hungary could have been so misgoverned that their near collapse plunged the entire world into recession. Randall Germain assesses what needs to be done, and by whom, to avoid a repetition of what he calls the 'great freeze'. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JPS; KCL; KCX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230278424
ISBN
9780230278424

€ 114.32

Paperback. In 2007 a series of events struck the economy like an earthquake. Leading academic Andrew Gamble provides a lively and readable guide to the events and consequences of the current global economic and political crises. He sets the crisis in historical context, explains why it has happened, analyses the global cost and assesses possible solutions. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 3JMC; KCX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 137 x 12. Weight in Grams: 254.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230230750
ISBN
9780230230750

€ 37.07

Hardcover. The idea was simple: pack a suitcase, go to another city where you have no connections and try to find a job, anonymously. That was the idea that took Florence Aubenas - one of France's most accomplished undercover journalists - on a journey into the worst recession since the Great Depression. Num Pages: 184 pages. BIC Classification: JFFA; KCFM; KCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 146 x 223 x 19. Weight in Grams: 412.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Polity
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
184
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745651996
ISBN
9780745651996

€ 13.12

Paperback. How A Powerful Elite Destroyed Ireland's Wealth Num Pages: 320 pages, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBR; KCX; KFFK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 154 x 26. Weight in Grams: 448. Good clean copy showing some shelf wear, minor nicks and bumps to cover and slight foxing to page edges but internally is a good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Hachette Books Ireland
Condition
Used, Good
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
KSS0015106
ISBN
9780340994825

€ 4.64

Paperback. CNBC's David Faber takes an in-depth look at the causes and consequences of the recent financial collapse And Then the Roof Caved In lays bare the truth of the credit crisis, whose defining emotion at every turn has been greed, and whose defining failure is the complicity of the U.S. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1KBB; KCX; KFFR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 219 x 144 x 16. Weight in Grams: 256.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470607381
ISBN
9780470607381

€ 17.99
€ 14.08

Paperback. Tells the story of the Irish banking collapse is a tawdry tale of collusion, back-scratching and denial among bankers, developers, regulators and politicians. This title also tells the story Shane Ross - independent Senator, long-time champion of citizens against misbehaving corporations, and Journalist of the Year 2009. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations (some col.), ports. BIC Classification: 1DBR; KCX; KFFK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 220. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
KTG0006342
ISBN
9780141044446

€ 30.00

Paperback. As the global economy struggles to avoid meltdown, so the greatest Ponzi scheme in history approaches its final death rattle. This book tells you what's happened, what can happen next and how to protect yourself and your family. Num Pages: 448 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JM; KCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 28. Weight in Grams: 316.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Black Swan
Condition
New
SKU
9780552778275
ISBN
9780552778275

€ 10.24

Paperback. Editor(s): Harrington, Alyssa G. Num Pages: 115 pages. BIC Classification: JPHC; KCX; LND. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634853477
ISBN
9781634853477

€ 92.08
€ 89.27

Hardcover. A practical guide to preparing for the next phase of the financial meltdown From the authors who were the first to predict Phase I of our current economic downturn-in their landmark 2006 book, America's Bubble Economy -comes their insightful sequel discussing their predictions for the next phase of the Bubble Economy. Num Pages: 320 pages, ill. BIC Classification: KCX; VSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 163 x 28. Weight in Grams: 520. Clean copy with minor shelf wear. Fine in fine dustjacket
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Wiley
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Revised and Updated
SKU
KOC0004852
ISBN
9780470918142

€ 4.64

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