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Greenspan's Fraud

by Ravi Batra St. Martin's Press (December 23, 2014)

For two decades Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan has held reign over economic policy, outlasting three presidents. His long tenure has had a profound effect on global economics and on individuals. In...


The Failure of Wall Street

by Erik Banks St. Martin's Press (December 23, 2014)

Wall Street, the world's primary financial market and middleman, is in many ways a success. It brings together and places capital, creates new and innovative financial products, and buys and sells physical and...


The Supermodel and the Brillo Box

by Don Thompson St. Martin's Press (May 27, 2014)

Acquiring contemporary art is about passion and lust, but it is also about branding, about the back story that comes with the art, about the relationship of money and status, and, sometimes, about celebrity....


The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America--and What We Can Do to Stop It

by Thom Hartmann Twelve (November 12, 2013)

The United States is more vulnerable today than ever before-including during the Great Depression and the Civil War-because the pillars of democracy that once supported a booming middle class have been corrupted,...


A Giant Cow-Tipping by Savages

by John Weir Close St. Martin's Press (October 15, 2013)

Modern mergers and acquisitions, or M&A as it's more commonly known, is a new phenomenon. The buying and selling, the breaking up and combining of companies-the essence of M&A-has been a part of commerce throughout...


The Pig Book

by Citizens Against Government Waste St. Martin's Press (September 17, 2013)

The federal government wastes your tax dollars worse than a drunken sailor on shore leave. The 1984 Grace Commission uncovered that the Department of Defense spent $640 for a toilet seat and $436 for a hammer....


The Fall of the Alphas

by Dana Ardi St. Martin's Press (October 01, 2013)

The new model for business success: replace top-down Alpha management with collaboration, connection, and increased job satisfaction—the Beta model

The Fall of the Alphas explores the sweeping changes taking...


Selling Out

by Mark Green Avon (September 24, 2013)

With CEOs and corporations under fire for years of outrageous deception and fraud, the time has come for Mark Green's groundbreaking book, Selling Out. A political watchdog and longtime crusader for better government,...


Alligator Blood: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of the High-rolling Whiz-kid who Controlled Online Poker's Billions

by James Leighton Simon & Schuster UK (November 07, 2013)

Daniel Tzvetkoff was just another Brisbane teenager working for peanuts at Pizza Hut and spending much of his spare time glued to his computer. When he worked out a new method of payment processing, the online...


America: Who Really Pays the Taxes?

by Donald L. Barlett Simon & Schuster (June 18, 2013)

A disturbing, eye-opening look at a tax system gone out of control.

Originally designed to spread the cost of government fairly, our tax code has turned into a gold mine of loopholes and giveaways manipulated...


Environmental Debt

by Amy Larkin St. Martin's Press (June 25, 2013)

An award-winning environmental activist and social entrepreneur exposes the link between our financial and environmental crises

For decades, politicians and business leaders alike told the American public that...


The Billionaire's Apprentice: The Rise of The Indian-American Elite and The Fall of The Galleon Hedge Fund

by Anita Raghavan Business Plus (June 04, 2013)

Just as WASPs, Irish-Catholics and Our Crowd Jews once made the ascent from immigrants to powerbrokers, it is now the Indian-American's turn. Citigroup, PepsiCo and Mastercard are just a handful of the Fortune...


Why We Hate the Oil Companies

by John Hofmeister St. Martin's Press (August 30, 2011)

As president of Shell Oil, John Hofmeister was known for being a straight shooter, willing to challenge his peers throughout the industry. Now, he's a man on a mission, the founder of Citizens for Affordable...


Unconscious Branding

by Douglas Van Praet St. Martin's Press (November 13, 2012)

For too long marketers have been asking the wrong question. If consumers make decisions unconsciously, why do we persist in asking them directly through traditional marketing research why they do what they do?...


Den of Thieves

by James B. Stewart Simon & Schuster (November 20, 2012)

A #1 bestseller from coast to coast, Den of Thieves tells the full story of the insider-trading scandal that nearly destroyed Wall Street, the men who pulled it off, and the chase that finally brought them to...


The Law of Divine Compensation

by Marianne Williamson HarperOne (November 27, 2012)

Marianne Williamson is a bestselling author (Return to Love, Healing the Soul of America), a world-renowned teacher, and one of the most important inspirational thinkers of our time. In The Law of Divine Compensation...


How They Got Away With It: White Collar Criminals and the Financial Meltdown

by Susan Will, Stephen Handelman & David C. Brotherton Columbia University Press (October 30, 2012)

An international team of scholars with backgrounds in criminology, sociology, economics, business, government regulation, and law examine the historical, social, and cultural causes of the 2008 economic crisis....


American Drive

by Richard Dauch & Hank H. Cox St. Martin's Press (September 18, 2012)

Politicians, voters, executives, and employees all want the answer to one question: How can America compete with cheap foreign labor, and restore skilled, well-paying jobs to our economy? American Drive answers...


The Reckoning: Debt, Democracy, and the Future of American Power

by Michael Moran & Nouriel Roubini St. Martin's Press (April 10, 2012)

A leading forecaster of economic and political trends takes a sharp look at the decline of American influence in the world, and how it can prepare for the new reality.

The age of American global dominance is...


Groupon's Biggest Deal Ever

by Frank Sennett St. Martin's Press (June 05, 2012)

The inside story of the meteoric rise of Groupon from startup to $30 billion online giant and the audacious genius behind it, founder Andrew Mason

In late 2010, Groupon made an incredible gamble. Rather than...


Borderless Economics

by Robert Guest St. Martin's Press (November 08, 2011)

Acentury ago, migrants often crossed an ocean and never saw their homelands again. Today, they call - or Skype - home the moment their flight has landed, and that's just the beginning. Thanks to cheap travel...


The Third Industrial Revolution

by Jeremy Rifkin St. Martin's Press (October 04, 2011)

The Industrial Revolution, powered by oil and other fossil fuels, is spiraling into a dangerous endgame. The price of gas and food are climbing, unemployment remains high, the housing market has tanked, consumer...


The Fall of the House of Forbes

by Stewart Pinkerton St. Martin's Press (September 27, 2011)

Forbes: the legendary name in finance journalism. Synonymous with wealth, grand excess, glamour, and fun as well as style, insight, gossip, and hard-nosed reporting, the media empire and the family behind it...


How the West Was Lost

by Dambisa Moyo Farrar, Straus and Giroux (February 15, 2011)

In How the West Was Lost, the New York Times bestselling author Dambisa Moyo offers a bold account of the decline of the West's economic supremacy. She examines how the West's flawed financial decisions have...


Climate Capitalism

by L. Hunter Lovins & Boyd Cohen Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 12, 2011)

Believe in climate change. Or don't. It doesn't matter.

But you'd better understand this: the best route to rebuilding our economy, our cities, and our job markets, as well as assuring national security, is...


Priceless

by William Poundstone Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 05, 2010)

Prada stores carry a few obscenely expensive items in order to boost sales for everything else (which look like bargains in comparison). People used to download music for free, then Steve Jobs convinced them...


How Markets Fail

by John Cassidy Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 10, 2009)

Behind the alarming headlines about job losses, bank bailouts, and corporate greed is a little-known story of bad ideas. For fifty years or more, economists have been busy developing elegant theories of how...


Offshore

by William Brittain-Catlin Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 15, 2007)

A revealing-and chilling-exposé on the hidden side of global wealth and power

A revealing-and chilling-exposé on the hidden side of global wealth and power Offshore is an unprecedented exploration of perhaps...


How Steve Jobs Changed Our World

by Alan Deutschman St. Martin's Press (October 11, 2011)

"One to one, no one is as compelling, as charismatic, as seductive as Steve Jobs. It's just magic." – Alan Deutschman on "Bloomberg West" in August 2011

In this original e-essay, part of the forthcoming book...


Toward Rational Exuberance

by B. Mark Smith Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 30, 2002)

The True History, and Dangerous Myths, of the Modern Stock Market.

The stock market is big news now, influencing every aspect of the modern economy. Accepted wisdom has it that the market will provide retirement...


Past Due

by Peter S. Goodman Henry Holt and Co. (September 15, 2009)

How Main Street was hit by—and might recover from—the financial crisis, by The New York Times's national economics correspondent

When the financial crisis struck in 2008, Main Street felt the blow just as...


Blood Profits

by Vanessa Neumann St. Martin's Press (December 05, 2017)

International smuggling has exploded, deepening and accelerating the collaboration of transnational organized crime and terrorist groups. Attacks like the Charlie Hebdo and Bataclan shootings in Paris, the kidnappings...


Wall Street Meat

by Andy Kessler HarperCollins (March 17, 2009)

Wall Street is a funny business. All you have is your reputation. Taint it and someone else will fill your shoes. Longevity comes from maintaining that reputation.

Ask Jack Grubman, the All-Star telecom analyst...


The Big Bing

by Stanley Bing HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

A corporate mole's-eye view of the society in which we all live and toil, creating one of the most entertaining, thought provoking, and just plain funny bodies of work in contemporary letters.

Stanley Bing knows...


Reckless!

by Byron L. Dorgan St. Martin's Press (June 16, 2015)

As one of only eight senators to vote against bank deregulation, Byron Dorgan warned America that a free-market system left unchecked is like a driving a car at ninety miles per hour without brakes. With the...


The Age of Cryptocurrency

by Paul Vigna & Michael J. Casey St. Martin's Press (January 27, 2015)

Bitcoin became a buzzword overnight. A cyber-enigma with an enthusiastic following, it pops up in headlines and fuels endless media debate. You can apparently use it to buy almost anything from coffee to cars,...