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The Buyout of America: How Private Equity Is Destroying Jobs and Killing the American Economy

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An authoritative exposé of the mysterious and potentially dangerous world of private equity

Few people realize that the top private equity firms, such as Blackstone Group, Carlyle Group, and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, have become the nation’s largest employers through the businesses they own. Using leveraged buyouts that load their acquired companies with loans, private equi
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Kindle Edition, 291 pages
Published October 14th 2009 by Portfolio
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the amount of money that can be made in Private Equity (through tax loopholes) is astounding and ridiculous. also i am entirely convinced it is Mitt Romney’s fault Toys ‘R’ Us went bankrupt
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