The “Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World” is an international economics book that examined the five Nations. Michael Lewis is the author of this best-selling book. Lewis has worked for The Spectator, the New York Times Magazines as a columnist for Bloomberg and a senior editor and campaign correspondent to The New Republic. Michael Lewis examined the five nations in this book. They are Iceland, Greece, Ireland, Germany, and the US. In Iceland, Mr. Lewis found overconfidence in its society to be at fault. This was due to the mentality, of overconfidence, of a fisherman in that country that so permeated that nation’s psyche.In Greece, the problem was that society was unable to govern itself. In Ireland, the problem was newly found wealth. Ireland has historically been a poor nation but with so much wealth being made so quickly society just did not know how to deal with.
All the Devils Are Here is the finance, US history, economic history and economy book in which the author discusses the financial crisis. Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera are the authors of this impressive book. The financial crisis is the part of the human society and whenever it occurs people start blaming to misguided regulators, greedy traders, Main Street, Wall Street, clueless home buyers or cowardly legislators.
Apart from them, there is another reason behind this crisis that happens by bringing the devil people to look after the economy. A few people are responsible for creating a financial crisis for the whole nation. Bethany McLean shares the stories of those people who later on become the devils of the economy. Angelo Mozilo was the CEO who was planning to spread the homeownership to the people. The only reason for doing this was to succumb the peer pressure or to outsize the pressure.
“The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism” is a must-read a book for anyone who is interested in American History. The author of this best-selling book is Edward E. Baptist. Edward is an associate professor of history at Cornell University. He is the author of the award-winning Creating an Old South. In “The Half Has Never Been Told”, Edward describes the American history for those who are seriously interested in American politics.
Edward reveals how American slavery was one of the most productive economic institutions in world history and how the expansion of slavery made the U.S. into a modern industrial empire. The author also describes how slavery made the cotton industry by use of terrorism, increased productivity and expansion of the economy in human history. Furthermore, it’s a very well written book that not only makes his arguments with well researched historical documents. The author also adds a powerful voice to the millions of men, women, and children who are suffered under the oppression of slavery.
“The Optimist’s Telescope: Thinking Ahead in a Reckless Age” is a helpful book for all, who are double-minded for the future decision. The author of this great book Bina Venkataraman. Bina Venkataraman teaches in the program on science, technology, and society at MIT. She also served as senior adviser for climate change innovation in the Obama White House. Now she is the director of Global Policy Initiatives at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Her books engage all the reader from start to end of the page. In this book, she describes how we can make better decisions for ourselves, our communities and Earth itself.
Some people are not sure, how to make a smart decision for the future. So, it is too much important and all of us need to know how we can make better decisions in our business, community, and lives. Furthermore, Venkataraman research in biology, psychology, and economics tells how we can make accurate decisions that benefit us over time. To sum it up, The Optimist’s Telescope is a helpful book for everyone that describes how we can make better decisions for ourselves and communities.
Risk, Choice, and Uncertainty is business planning, decision making, economic history, and mathematics history that contains an overview of the economy over the last three centuries. George G. Szpiro is the author of this outstanding book. When we go in the deep analysis of the economy then we find that it is all about decision making. He shows how to take optimal decisions that are the combination of scarcity, risk, and constraint. Find out the techniques to make decisions that bring profit to your business. It contains case studies, stories, and practical examples that help people to understand everything without any problem.
This book follows an easy way to become an expert in decision making to set your business on the right track. Learn the different techniques that show people how to become better in their job. There are several techniques that are mentioned in the book and all of them are easy to understand. He briefly explains the work of few masters like Bentham, Jevons, Tversky, Locke, and Walras. Everything is explained in an easy and understandable way. It contains each and everything that you needed to know about the economy and decision making.
The “Predator’s Ball” is a wonderful book that describes the fascinating story of mastermind and intensely private investment bankers. Connie Bruck is the author of this best-selling book. Connie is an American journalist and a reporter on subjects covering business and politics. She has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1989. Her stories have also appeared in the Washington Post, The New York Times and The Atlantic Monthly. In “Predator’s Ball”, the author describes one of the most brilliant minds ever of Michael Milken. Connie describes very clearly how Michael generating billions of dollars in profit for his clients. Milken early deals with numerous corporate raids and hostile.