Contagion

Book Name : Contagion_x000D_
The Financial Epidemic That is Sweeping the Global Economy... and How to Protect Yourself from It

By by John R. Talbott

Sub Title : The Financial Epidemic That is Sweeping the Global Economy... and How to Protect Yourself from It

Written by : by John R. Talbott

Subject Category : Business

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Bestselling author John Talbott outlines the troublesome economic times ahead and what can be done about them Tough times are here, and author John Talbott-who accurately predicted the dot.com technology stock collapse as well as the recent housing, mortgage, and financial crises-argues that the coming global recession will be unlike anything we've ever seen. In Contagion, Talbott turns his attention to this crisis and offers insights on what can be done to navigate such treacherous terrain. Talbott sets the stage by discussing how government borrowing and spending on the war, healthcare, Social Security, and corporate giveaways combined with dramatic increases in personal spending, fueled by credit card and mortgage debt, have funded unsustainable levels of personal and government consumption. Offers practical suggestions as to how investors and homeowners can best weather this storm with straightforward advice on where to invest Examines real estate and housing issues to help you make the best decisions possible in this arena Details the best ways to utilize stocks, bonds, TIPS, and commodities, and to prosper during this global crisis If you really want to protect yourself from the unfolding economic crisis, then Contagion is the book you need to read. Wiley; January 2009 ISBN 9780470466919 Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format Title: Contagion Author: John R. Talbott Imprint: Wiley Subject categories Business > Economic Conditions Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Large industry. Factory system. Big business > Industrial policy Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Industry Business > Investments & Securities Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Management. Industrial management Business > Personal Finance Self-Help ISBNs 047046691X 9780470442210 9780470466919 9780470466933 About The Author JOHN R. TALBOTT is a bestselling author, a former investment banker for Goldman Sachs, and previously a visiting scholar at UCLA's Anderson School of Management. For the last decade, he has been writing full-time as an author, publishing six books and numerous peer-reviewed academic journal articles on economics and politics. His books include Slave Wages; The Coming Crash in the Housing Market; Where America Went Wrong: And How to Regain Her Democratic Ideals; Sell Now!: The End of the Housing Bubble; and Obamanomics. Talbott has served as an economic advisor to a number of developing countries, including Jordan and Russia. He has appeared live on CNN, Fox News, CNNfn, CNBC, MSNBC, and CBS, and has published articles in the Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Philadelphia Examiner, San Francisco Chronicle, and Financial Times.

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Business - Economic Conditions Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Large industry. Factory system. Big business - Industrial policy Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Industry Business - Investments & Securities Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Management. Industrial management Business - Personal Finance Self-Help

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047046691X - 9780470442210 - 9780470466919 - 9780470466933

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JOHN R. TALBOTT is a bestselling author, a former investment banker for Goldman Sachs, and previously a visiting scholar at UCLA's Anderson School of Management. For the last decade, he has been writing full-time as an author, publishing six books and numerous peer-reviewed academic journal articles on economics and politics. His books include Slave Wages; The Coming Crash in the Housing Market; Where America Went Wrong: And How to Regain Her Democratic Ideals; Sell Now!: The End of the Housing Bubble; and Obamanomics. Talbott has served as an economic advisor to a number of developing countries, including Jordan and Russia. He has appeared live on CNN, Fox News, CNNfn, CNBC, MSNBC, and CBS, and has published articles in the Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Philadelphia Examiner, San Francisco Chronicle, and Financial Times.

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Wiley