The Creation and Destruction of Value: The Globalization Cycle

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description Harold James examines the vulnerability and fragility of processes of globalization, both historically and in the present. This book applies lessons from past breakdowns of globalization—above all in the Great Depression—to show how financial crises provoke ...

Books Excerpt: Losing Control

BOOKS —LOSING CONTROL   By Stephen D. King   The world is witnessing a massive redistribution of wealth as the West learns it can no longer live beyond its means, says HSBC's group chief economist Stephen D. King, author of ...

The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World

Amazon Editorial reviews Product Description The Age Of Turbulence is Alan Greenspan’s incomparable reckoning with the contemporary financial world, channeled through his own experiences working in the command room of the global economy longer and with greater effect than any ...