Epilogue To The Age Of Turbulence

Epilogue To The Age Of Turbulence

A Penguin Group eSpecial from Penguin Books

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ePub
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  • ePub
  • ISBN 9781440631450
  • 24 Pages
  • Penguin Books
  • Adult

Overview

In this timely supplement to his incomparable reckoning with the contemporary financial world, Dr. Alan Greenspan presents his views on how the economy has changed since he wrote the #1 New York Times bestseller The Age of Turbulence. Covering the subprime mortgage crisis as well as other national and international issues, this Penguin eSpecial offers a front-line view of the global economy from the man who has worked at its heart longer and with greater effect than any other single living figure.

Table of Contents

Introduction

1. City Kid
2. The Making of an Economist
3. Economics Meets Politics
4. Private Citizen
5. Black Monday
6. The Fall of the Wall
7. A Democrat’s Agenda
8. Irrational Exuberance
9. Millennium Fever
10. Downturn
11. The Nation Challenged
12. The Universals of Economic Growth
13. The Modes of Capitalism
14. The Choices That Await China
15. The Tigers and the Elephant
16. Russia’s Sharp Elbows
17. Latin America and Populism
18. Current Accounts and Debt
19. Globalization and Regulation
20. The “Conundrum”
21. Education and Income Inequality
22. The World Retires, But Can It Afford To?
23. Corporate Governance
24. The Long-Term Energy Squeeze
25. The Delphic Future

Acknowledgments
A Note on Sources
Index

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