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The little book of economics how the economy works in the real world

Ip, G. (Author).

Summary: One positive side-effect of the recent financial market meltdown that toppled giant, century-old institutions and cost millions their jobs is that it created a strong desire among many Americans to better understand how the U.S. economy functions. In The Little Book of Economics, Greg, Ip, one of the country's most recognized and respected economics journalists, walks readers through how the economy really works. Written for the inquisitive layman who doesn't want to plow through academic jargon and Greek letters or pore over charts and tables, The Little Book of Economics offers indispens.

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  • ISBN: 0470929405 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780470929407 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0470929316 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780470929315 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
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  • Publisher: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2010.

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Formatted Contents Note: The Little Book of Economics: How the Economy Works in the Real World; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Chapter One: The Secrets of Success; Chapter Two: Economic Bungee Jumping; Chapter Three: In-Flight Monitor; Chapter Four: Labor Pains; Chapter Five: Fire and Ice; Chapter Six: Drop the Puck!; Chapter Seven: All the World's an ATM; Chapter Eight: All the President's Men; Chapter Nine: The Buck Starts Here; Chapter Ten: White Smoke over the Washington Mall; Chapter Eleven: When the World Needs a Fireman; Chapter Twelve: The Elephant in the Economy; Chapter Thirteen: Good Debt, Bad Debt.
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Subject: Economic history
Genre: Electronic books.

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