The Resource I.O.U. : why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay, John Lanchester, (electronic resource)

I.O.U. : why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay, John Lanchester, (electronic resource)

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I.O.U. : why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay
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I.O.U.
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why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay
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John Lanchester
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I owe you
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why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay
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Language
eng
Summary
The wildest story in the world these days is not fiction; it's what's really happening all around us as the world's global economy has gone into freefall. How did we get here? What does it all mean? How could so many smart people be so dumb and believe their own hype?Accessibly, cleverly, and with mordant humor, journalist John Lanchester trots the globe in search of the answers to these questions-to Iceland, the scene of catastrophic bank collapse; to Hong Kong, the city of his birth built at the altar of free-market capitalism; to the high-stakes leveraging of Wall Street; and to the tragedy of lost homes in small-town America. And in his capable hands, we see and understand what went wrong and why. Lanchester believes that the current crisis gives us an opportunity to bring about much-needed change and that a stronger and more compassionate system can emerge from the wreckage
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Lanchester's survey of the current financial crisis explains how the booming global economy collapsed seemingly overnight
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Midwest
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Lanchester, John
Dewey number
330
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Read by James Langton
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  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Economic history
  • International finance
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adult
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why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay
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I.O.U. : why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay, John Lanchester, (electronic resource)
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MWT10756590
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 30 min.))
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  • electronic
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9781400195435
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MWT10756590
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I.O.U. : why everyone owes everyone and no one can pay, John Lanchester, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
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MWT10756590
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781400195435
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT10756590
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unknown
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access
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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