Posts Categorized: American Economy

#survival The Wal-Mart Effect: How the World’s Most Powerful Company Really Works–and HowIt’s Transforming the American Economy #prepping

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The Wal-Mart Effect: How the World’s Most Powerful Company Really Works–and HowIt’s Transforming the American Economy Wal-Mart isn’t just the world’s biggest company, it is probably the world’s most written-about. But no book until this one has managed to penetrate its wall of silence or go beyond the usual polemics to analyze its actual effects […]

#survival From Charity to Enterprise: The Development of American Social Work in a Market Economy #prepping

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From Charity to Enterprise: The Development of American Social Work in a Market Economy Sets the professionalization of social work into a dynamic social context. The explicit political and economic framework of Wenocur and Reisch’s model enables the authors to examine how various subgroups within social work lost or gained control of the professional enterprise […]

#survival Raw Deal: How the “Uber Economy” and Runaway Capitalism Are Screwing American Workers #prepping

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Raw Deal: How the “Uber Economy” and Runaway Capitalism Are Screwing American Workers GRIFFIN “What’s going to happen to my job?”That’s what an increasing number of anxious Americans are asking themselves. The US workforce, which has been one of the most productive and wealthiest in the world, is undergoing an alarming transformation. Increasing numbers of […]

#survival History of the American Economy #prepping

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History of the American Economy One of the first U.S. economic history books on the market, this classic text ties America’s past to the economic policies and debates of today and beyond. Presenting economic events chronologically for ease of understanding and to provide continuity, the authors equip students with a firm foundation in the evolution […]

#survival Where the Jobs Are: Entrepreneurship and the Soul of the American Economy #prepping

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Where the Jobs Are: Entrepreneurship and the Soul of the American Economy A guide to ending America’s jobs emergency by accelerating the true engine of job creation—start-ups Four years after the end of the Great Recession, 23 million Americans remain unemployed, underemployed, or have left the workforce discouraged. Even worse, Washington policymakers seem out of […]

#survival A Generation of Sociopaths: How the Baby Boomers Betrayed America #prepping

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A Generation of Sociopaths: How the Baby Boomers Betrayed America HACHETTE “Informative, provocative, and entertaining.”—Booklist What happens when a society is run by people who are anti-social? Welcome to Baby Boomer America. In A Generation of Sociopaths, Bruce Cannon Gibney shows how America was hijacked by the Boomers, a generation whose reckless self-indulgence degraded the […]

#survival History of the American Economy (Upper Level Economics Titles) #prepping

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History of the American Economy (Upper Level Economics Titles) Used Book in Good Condition Tying America’s past to the economic policies of today and beyond, HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN ECONOMY 12e presents events chronologically for easy understanding. Get a firm foundation in the evolution of the American economy with this ever-popular classic. Few text packages […]

#survival Rewriting the Rules of the American Economy: An Agenda for Growth and Shared Prosperity #prepping

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Rewriting the Rules of the American Economy: An Agenda for Growth and Shared Prosperity It’s time to rewrite the rules?to curb the runaway flow of wealth to the top one percent, to restore security and opportunity for the middle class, and to foster stronger growth rooted in broadly shared prosperity.Inequality is a choice.The United States […]