Economics
epub |eng | 2019-03-21 | Author:Carles Boix;

5 Dire Straits The technological and economic transformations spurred by Detroit capitalism reshaped—mostly over the span of one or two generations—the nature of politics in the advanced industrial world. The ...
( Category: Democracy June 22,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-21 | Author:Matthew P. Fink

Subsequent Views of the Glass-Steagall Act The ink was barely dry on the Glass-Steagall Act when supporters of the New Deal began hailing the act as a New Deal reform. ...
( Category: Economic History June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-04 | Author:Kaul, Vivek [Kaul, Vivek]

8 The More Things Change, the More They Remain the Same Despite all that is wrong with the financial condition of the United States, the dollar remains the world’s premier ...
( Category: Economic History June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-31 | Author:Pisani-Ferry, Jean [Неизвестный]

CHAPTER 14 Redemption Through Austerity? At Tordesillas on June 7, 1494, the kings of Spain and Portugal agreed on a simple method to divide up the New World: everything to ...
( Category: Economic Conditions June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-31 | Author:Alan Bollard [Bollard, Alan with Gaitanos Sarah]

In mid-March we were due for our annual visit from the IMF. They usually send a team of half a dozen staff, hold key meetings with economic decision-makers and, at ...
( Category: Economic Conditions June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-22 | Author:Ted Howard & Marjorie Kelly [Ted Howard]

( Category: Democracy June 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-29 | Author:Mark Mobius

Sustainable reform While Mark was visiting the Lagos bank we were interested in (see p. 95), Carlos had arrived early at the shareholders’ meeting of Nigeria’s second-largest brewery. He was ...
( Category: Portfolio Management June 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Colin Crouch

Conclusions We can summarize the changes discussed above as follows. There has been an overall decline in job protection laws, which are strongest in Southern Europe and weakest in the ...
( Category: Economic Policy June 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-03 | Author:Ryan Jacobs

* * * That same day, Christoph Poron, the Plantin executive who bought truffles from Laurent Rambaud, the man who gunned down Ernest Pardo, wandered the market in Richerenches, glad-handing ...
( Category: Commerce June 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-28 | Author:Mark Andre Alexander [Alexander, Mark Andre]

People don’t like carrying heavy coins everywhere they go. Today the word currency is used mainly to mean money. To avoid confusion, we will use the word money for coins ...
( Category: Economics June 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2001-04-15 | Author:Sara G Forden [Forden, Sara G]

13 A MOUNTAIN OF DEBTS Neither Morante nor anyone else realized that as Gucci’s financial problems grew, so had Maurizio’s own personal debts, which mounted to the tens of millions ...
( Category: Rich & Famous June 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-13 | Author:Robert C. Merton & Oldrich A. Vasicek [Robert C. Merton]

( Category: Economics June 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-03 | Author:Chris Arnade

* * * • • • Getting by in Cairo is tough. Walking around feels like surveying the damage long after a natural disaster. Entire neighborhoods are just grids of ...
( Category: Cultural Policy June 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-03 | Author:Tobias ten Brink

Figure 1. Retail sales, 2007–16. Source: NBS 2016. Figure 2. Rise in household consumption. Source: NBS 2015b. As demonstrated above, the problem of underconsumption has declined somewhat since 2010 because ...
( Category: Asian June 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-05 | Author:Michael Garvey & Heather Dismore & Andrew G. Dismore

Drawing Drinking Crowds Creative bar owners bring in the crowds in a variety of ways. Behind every busy bar is a reason people come, whether it’s music, games, or drink ...
( Category: Hospitality, Travel & Tourism June 3,2019 )