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Financial Shock: A 360 Degree Look at the Subprime Mortgage Implosion, and How to Avoid the Next Financial Crisis
3.69
really liked it
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
3.17
really liked it
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 Secrets of Economic Indicators: Hidden Clues to Future Economic Trends and Investment Opportunities
3.79
it was amazing
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
3.30
really liked it
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 Enigma of Capital: And the Crises of Capitalism
4.05
it was amazing
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 Soul of Capitalism: Opening Paths to a Moral Economy
3.77
it was amazing
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
3.36
really liked it
...yes he did nail the issues, though his sense of the ultimate outcome has proven to be alarmist.
Oct 05, 2009
Aug 20, 2009
 
Keynes: The Return of the Master
3.74
really liked it
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Apr 12, 2010
 
I Want That!: How We All Became Shoppers
3.22
liked it
None
Jun 13, 2010
May 13, 2010
 
Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money
3.52
really liked it
None
Apr 12, 2010
Feb 04, 2010
 
When Markets Collide: Investment Strategies for the Age of Global Economic Change
3.52
it was amazing
None
Feb 13, 2010
Jan 15, 2010
 
Capitalism 3.0: A Guide to Reclaiming the Commons
3.92
it was amazing
None
Dec 11, 2011
Dec 11, 2011
 
The Support Economy: Why Corporations Are Failing Individuals and the Next Episode of Capitalism
4.02
really liked it
None
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Oct 05, 2013
 
The Creature from Jekyll Island
4.27
liked it
None
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Jan 04, 2015
 
Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet
3.62
really liked it
None
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Jan 04, 2015
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