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Financial Shock: A 360 Degree Look at the Subprime Mortgage Implosion, and How to Avoid the Next Financial Crisis
3.59
This is a very well written book. I have a mortgage background and have been following any number of articles, interactives and tutorials since the cu...more
Jul 12, 2009
Jul 08, 2009
 
The Passionate Economist: Finding the Power and Humanity Behind the Numbers
3.10
I grabbed this book at the library because it was on the shelf next to another. New to Swonk, I thought it would be a light read that would help famil...more
Jul 06, 2009
Jul 08, 2009
 
The Enigma of Capital: And the Crises of Capitalism
4.04
Marxist, (but/and) eloquent (a critique which earned me a Re-Tweet from the Red Scare Bot).

Adjectives aside, a wonderful structural critique from a w...more
Aug 14, 2011
Aug 10, 2011
 
The Secrets of Economic Indicators: Hidden Clues to Future Economic Trends and Investment Opportunities
3.68
Clear and manageble. Plan to buy a book for desk top reference.
Jul 07, 2009
Jul 08, 2009
 
Create Your Own Economy: The Path to Prosperity in a Disordered World
3.11
fascinating book about how we are processing information. New ideas to make you think. Yes, there is an overlay on autism, it becomes a spine to hold...more
Dec 20, 2009
Nov 02, 2009
 
The Soul of Capitalism: Opening Paths to a Moral Economy
3.79
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. The argument for ESOP (Employee Share Ownership Plan) gives more depth and nuance for the structure. It also expands t...more
Sep 2011
Aug 14, 2011
 
Financial Armageddon: Protecting Your Future from Four Impending Catastrophes
3.24
...yes he did nail the issues, though his sense of the ultimate outcome has proven to be alarmist.
Oct 05, 2009
Aug 20, 2009
 
Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money
3.54
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Apr 12, 2010
Feb 04, 2010
 
I Want That!: How We All Became Shoppers
3.07
None
Jun 13, 2010
May 13, 2010
 
Keynes: The Return of the Master
3.66
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Apr 12, 2010
 
When Markets Collide: Investment Strategies for the Age of Global Economic Change
3.50
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Feb 13, 2010
Jan 15, 2010
 
Capitalism 3.0: A Guide to Reclaiming the Commons
3.88
None
Dec 11, 2011
Dec 11, 2011
 
The Support Economy: Why Corporations Are Failing Individuals and the Next Episode of Capitalism
4.08
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Oct 05, 2013
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