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Product Description: Forty years ago, The Limits to Growth study addressed the grand question of how humans would adapt to the physical limitations of planet Earth. It predicted that during the first half of the 21st century the ongoing growth in the human ecological footprint would stop-either through catastrophic "overshoot and collapse"-or through well-managed "peak and decline...read more

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9781603584678 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, June 13, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Forty years ago, The Limits to Growth study addressed the grand question of how humans would adapt to the physical limitations of planet Earth.

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9781603584210 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, June 13, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Forty years ago, The Limits to Growth study addressed the grand question of how humans would adapt to the physical limitations of planet Earth.

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Product Description: The global financial crisis showed deep problems with mainstream economic predictions, as well as the vulnerability of the world's richest countries and the enormous potential of some poorer ones. China, India, Brazil, and other counties are growing faster than Europe or America and have weathered the crisis better...read more
By Georgi Derluguian (editor)

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9780814772836 | New York Univ Pr, May 1, 2011, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The global financial crisis showed deep problems with mainstream economic predictions, as well as the vulnerability of the world's richest countries and the enormous potential of some poorer ones.

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9780814772843 | New York Univ Pr, May 1, 2011, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The global financial crisis showed deep problems with mainstream economic predictions, as well as the vulnerability of the world's richest countries and the enormous potential of some poorer ones.

CNBC's Fast Money Commentator Steve Cortes shows how to buck the trend and become a well-informed investor The public needs to think independently and not be duped, particularly because those who are selling their messages or promoting their ideas have a plethora of powerful media through which to do so. Against the Herd presents six contrarian views of major events that will shape the future. Steve Cortes of CNBC pulls no punches in explaining these trends. Many will find his views counterintuitive and even controversial. Some will find his forecasts alarming. But open-minded readers who are willing to heed his well-informed advice will find it illuminating, beneficial, and profitable. Steve Cortes presents six contrarian views of major events that will shape the future for investors including the fall of China and the end of the golden era of free trade The contrarian stances are presented because they are actionable Reveals how these events will affect global markets and specific investments, and how and when to take advantage of these key moves Against the Herd shows you how to profit by bucking conventional wisdom and what to do to get ready when situations call for contrarian investing.

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9781118083185 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 13, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: CNBC's Fast Money Commentator Steve Cortes shows how to buck the trend and become a well-informed investor The public needs to think independently and not be duped, particularly because those who are selling their messages or promoting their ideas have a plethora of powerful media through which to do so.

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9781118205846 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 13, 2011, cover price $29.95
9781118205860 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 13, 2011, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: In this revelatory examination of the most overlooked force that is changing the face of China, the Oxford historian and scholar of modern Asia Karl Gerth shows that as the Chinese consumer goes, so goes the world. While Americans and Europeans have become increasingly worried about China’s competition for manufacturing jobs and energy resources, they have overlooked an even bigger story: China’s rapid development of an American-style consumer culture, which is revolutionizing the lives of hundreds of millions of Chinese and has the potential to reshape the world...read more

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9780809026890 | Reprint edition (Hill & Wang Pub, October 25, 2011), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this revelatory examination of the most overlooked force that is changing the face of China, the Oxford historian and scholar of modern Asia Karl Gerth shows that as the Chinese consumer goes, so goes the world.

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9781429962469 | Hill & Wang Pub, November 9, 2010, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: This topical volume analyzes the impact of the 2008 financial crisis. It considers the origins and explanations of the current crisis, examines the regulatory implications and, with specific focus on developing countries, it provides a strategy for economic growth that can guarantee financial stability in the future...read more
By Philip Arestis (editor), Jose Luis Oreiro (editor) and Rogerio Sobreira (editor)

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9780230271609 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 15, 2011, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This topical volume analyzes the impact of the 2008 financial crisis.

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Product Description: 'This outstanding book examines whether and how the finance-led growth model can be transformed. The authors' insightful analyses make significant contributions to our understanding of the global economic crisis since 2008 and the search for possible new paths beyond the crisis...read more
By Mats Benner (editor)

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9781781952009 | Edward Elgar Pub, May 13, 2013, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: 'This outstanding book examines whether and how the finance-led growth model can be transformed.

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Product Description: Bleakonomics is a short and darkly humorous guide to the three great crises plaguing today's world: environmental degradation, social conflict in the age of austerity and financial instability.Written for anyone who is wondering how we’ve come to this point, Rob Larson holds mainstream economic theory up against the grim reality of a planet in meltdown...read more

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9780745332680 | Pluto Pr, October 16, 2012, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Bleakonomics is a short and darkly humorous guide to the three great crises plaguing today's world: environmental degradation, social conflict in the age of austerity and financial instability.

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9780745332673 | Pluto Pr, October 16, 2012, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Bleakonomics is a short and darkly humorous guide to the three great crises plaguing today's world: environmental degradation, social conflict in the age of austerity and financial instability.

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Product Description: Discusses how the global economy will be shaped in the future by focusing on Nigeria, Indonesia, and Poland instead of the superstars of the last decade, China, Russia, and Brazil.
By Alan Sklar (narrator)

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9781470826321 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 15, 2012), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Discusses how the global economy will be shaped in the future by focusing on Nigeria, Indonesia, and Poland instead of the superstars of the last decade, China, Russia, and Brazil.
9781470826314 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 15, 2012), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Alan Sklar]After a decade of rapid growth, the world's most celebrated emerging markets are poised to slow down.

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Product Description: International Bestseller One of Foreign Policy's "21 Books to Read in 2012" A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Business Book “The best book on global economic trends I’ve read in a while.”―Fareed Zakaria, CNN GPS To identify the economic stars of the future we should abandon the habit of extrapolating from the recent past and lumping wildly diverse countries together...read more

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9780393080261 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 9, 2012), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: International Bestseller One of Foreign Policy's "21 Books to Read in 2012" A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Business Book After a decade of rapid growth, the world’s most celebrated emerging markets are poised to slow down.

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9780393345407 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 8, 2013), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: International Bestseller One of Foreign Policy's "21 Books to Read in 2012" A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Business Book “The best book on global economic trends I’ve read in a while.

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Product Description: [Audiobook CD Library Edition in vinyl case.][Read by Alan Sklar]After a decade of rapid growth, the world's most celebrated emerging markets are poised to slow down. Which countries will rise to challenge them? To identify the economic stars of the future, we should abandon the habit of extrapolating from the recent past and lumping wildly diverse countries together...read more
By Alan Sklar (narrator)

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9781470826307 | Blackstone Audio Inc, July 15, 2012, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: [Audiobook CD Library Edition in vinyl case.

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9780373292097 | Harlequin Books, May 1, 2002, cover price $4.99 | also contains The Second Chinese Revolution | About this edition: Light shelf wear.

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Product Description: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future. The American housing market -- or, more sentimentally, the American dream -- began to collapse in 2006, taking with it large chunks of the global financial system...read more

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9780446574150 | Large print edition (Faithwords, October 1, 2010), cover price $25.99 | also contains The Coming Economic Armageddon: What Bible Prophecy Warns About the New Global Economy | About this edition: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future.
9780446565943 | Faithwords, October 1, 2010, cover price $23.99 | also contains The Coming Economic Armageddon: What Bible Prophecy Warns About the New Global Economy | About this edition: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future.

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Product Description: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future. The American housing market -- or, more sentimentally, the American dream -- began to collapse in 2006, taking with it large chunks of the global financial system...read more

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9780446574150 | Large print edition (Faithwords, October 1, 2010), cover price $25.99 | also contains The Coming Economic Armageddon: What Bible Prophecy Warns About the New Global Economy | About this edition: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future.
9780446565943 | Faithwords, October 1, 2010, cover price $23.99 | also contains The Coming Economic Armageddon: What Bible Prophecy Warns About the New Global Economy | About this edition: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future.

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9780446565936 | Reprint edition (Faithwords, August 10, 2011), cover price $15.00 | also contains The Coming Economic Armageddon: What Bible Prophecy Warns About the New Global Economy | About this edition: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future.

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9781607886518 | Unabridged edition (Faithwords, October 1, 2010), cover price $29.98 | About this edition: Never before have we read such jarring headlines, distressing news analyses, or dire predictions concerning the world's financial future.

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Product Description: Cultural Studies: An Introduction to Global Awareness is designed to introduce students to the study of world affairs, regional studies, and cultural awareness. It delves into history, geography, religions, languages, cultures, political systems, economics, social issues, environmental concerns, and human rights...read more

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9781449637286 | Jones & Bartlett Pub, February 15, 2012, cover price $130.95 | About this edition: Cultural Studies: An Introduction to Global Awareness is designed to introduce students to the study of world affairs, regional studies, and cultural awareness.

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Product Description: How to profit from the events leading up to the likely collapse of the U.S. dollar Society is at a crossroads. Here at home and around the world, we are living in a manner that is absolutely, unconditionally, irrevocably unsustainable...read more

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9780470910337 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 25, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: How to profit from the events leading up to the likely collapse of the U.

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9781118149850 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 27, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: How to profit from the events leading up to the likely collapse of the U.

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By Tara Abrahams (editor)

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9781633216235 | Nova Science Pub Inc, September 30, 2014, cover price $160.00

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Product Description: Raghuram Rajan was one of the few economists who warned of the global financial crisis before it hit. Now, as the world struggles to recover, it's tempting to blame what happened on just a few greedy bankers who took irrational risks and left the rest of us to foot the bill...read more

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9780691146836 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 4, 2010, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Raghuram Rajan was one of the few economists who warned of the global financial crisis before it hit.

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9780691152639 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 8, 2011, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Raghuram Rajan was one of the few economists who warned of the global financial crisis before it hit.

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Product Description: How does America manage crisis on behalf of international finance in the absence of a global state? Doyran explores the relationship between state power and global finance and in particular examines the various attempts by the US state at financial crisis management...read more

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9781409400950 | Ashgate Pub Co, August 16, 2011, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: How does America manage crisis on behalf of international finance in the absence of a global state?

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Product Description: A user’s guide to economic, political, social and cultural collapse. In the face of political impotence, resource depletion, and catastrophic climate change, many of us have become reconciled to an uncertain future. However, popular perception of how this future might actually unfold varies wildly from "a severe and prolonged recession," to James Howard Kunstler's "long emergency," to the complete breakdown of civilization...read more

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9780865717367 | New Society Pub, May 28, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A user’s guide to economic, political, social and cultural collapse.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything—a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come...read more

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9780812992946 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, January 29, 2013), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything—a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come.

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9780812982893 | Random House Inc, October 8, 2013, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything—a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come.
9780553841077 | Int edition (Random House, January 29, 2013), cover price $22.50

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9780449015469 | Unabridged edition (Random House, January 29, 2013), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything—a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come.

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9780606340052 | Turtleback Books, October 8, 2013, cover price $30.60 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: The Global Financial Crises (GFC) seems to have been more widespread than many other previous crises and this book focuses on how the GFC impacted the outlook of the investment community and several industry sectors in both developed and developing countries...read more
By R. K. Mishra (editor) and K. Trivikram (editor)

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9788171889846 | Academic Foundation, July 1, 2013, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: The Global Financial Crises (GFC) seems to have been more widespread than many other previous crises and this book focuses on how the GFC impacted the outlook of the investment community and several industry sectors in both developed and developing countries.

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Product Description: This title examines an important historic event – the modern global financial crisis. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the impact of the failing housing market and the credit crisis in the United States, the US government bailouts of banks, automakers, and other businesses, issues around financial regulation and the US Federal Reserve, the spread of financial problems to Europe, Japan, and China, and the effects of this event on society...read more

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9781617831003 | 1 edition (Essential Library, August 1, 2011), cover price $35.64 | About this edition: This title examines an important historic event – the modern global financial crisis.

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