Posts Categorized: Economic Disaster

#survival Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World) Reviews #prepping

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Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World) Princeton University Press Why are banking systems unstable in so many countries–but not in others? The United States has had twelve systemic banking crises since 1840, while Canada has had none. The banking systems of […]

#survival The Global Minotaur: America, Europe and the Future of the Global Economy (Economic Controversies) #prepping

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The Global Minotaur: America, Europe and the Future of the Global Economy (Economic Controversies) Zed Books In this provocative book, Yanis Varoufakis—the fiery former finance minister in Greek’s new Syriza-led government—explodes the myth that financialization, ineffective regulation of banks, and generalized greed and globalization were the root causes of the global economic crisis. Rather, he […]

#survival Human Security and Japan’s Triple Disaster: Responding to the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and Fukushima nuclear crisis (Routledge Humanitarian Studies) #prepping

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Human Security and Japan’s Triple Disaster: Responding to the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and Fukushima nuclear crisis (Routledge Humanitarian Studies) Japan has been one of the most important international sponsors of human security, yet the concept has hitherto not been considered relevant to the Japanese domestic context. This book applies the human security approach to the […]

#survival Fundamental Reappraisal of the Discount Mechanism: Financial Instability Revisited: The Economics of Disaster Reviews #prepping

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Fundamental Reappraisal of the Discount Mechanism: Financial Instability Revisited: The Economics of Disaster The Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research (FRASER) started in 2004 as a data preservation and accessibility project of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. FRASER’s mission is to safeguard and provide easy access to the nation’s economic history-particularly the […]

#survival The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster #prepping

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The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster Winner, Overseas Press Club of America Cornelius Ryan AwardWinner, Washington Office on Latin America/Duke Human Rights Book AwardWinner, J. Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress AwardFinalist, PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for NonfictionFinalist, J. Anthony Lukas Book PrizeFinalist, New York Public […]

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#survival Humanitarian Economics: War, Disaster, and the Global Aid Market Reviews #prepping

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Humanitarian Economics: War, Disaster, and the Global Aid Market While the booming humanitarian sector faces daunting challenges, humanitarian economics emerges as a new field of study and practice–one that encompasses the economics and political economy of war, disaster, terrorism and humanitarianism. Carbonnier’s book is the first to present humanitarian economics to a wide readership, defining […]

#survival Natural Hazards, UnNatural Disasters: The Economics of Effective Prevention #prepping

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Natural Hazards, UnNatural Disasters: The Economics of Effective Prevention Used Book in Good Condition Earthquakes, droughts, floods, and storms are natural hazards, but unnatural disasters are the deaths and damages that result from human acts of omission and commission. Every disaster is unique, but each exposes actions?by individuals and governments at different levels?that, had they […]