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The Three Trillion Dollar War: The True Cost of the Iraq Conflict
Linda J. Bilmes
Joseph E. Stiglitz
W. W. Norton & Company
"This is a catalog [of costs] the Bush team never looked at. It's a catalog that they still don't want you to see."—James Galbraith America has already spent close to a trillion dollars on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, but there are hundreds of billions of bills still due—including staggering costs to take care of the thousands of injured veterans, providing them with disability benefits and health care. In this sobering study, Nobel ...
Trillions: Thriving in the Emerging Information Ecology
We are facing a future of unbounded complexity. Whether that complexity is harnessed to build a world that is safe, pleasant, humane and profitable, or whether it causes us to careen off a cliff into an abyss of mind-numbing junk is an open question. The challenges and opportunities--technical, business, and human--that this technological sea change will bring are without precedent. Entire industries will be born and others will be laid to ...
Trillion Dollar Economists: How Economists and Their Ideas have Transformed Business (Bloomberg)
A detailed look at how economists shaped the world, and how the legacy continues Trillion Dollar Economists explores the prize-winning ideas that have shaped business decisions, business models, and government policies, expanding the popular idea of the economist's role from one of forecaster to one of innovator. Written by the former Director of Economic Research at Bloomberg Government, the Kauffman Foundation and the Brookings Institution, ...
Trillion Year Spree: The History Of Science Fiction
Brian W, editor. Aldiss
The History of Science Fiction
Count to a Trillion
John C. Wright
Tor Science Fiction
John C. Wright burst upon the SF scene a decade ago with the Golden Age trilogy, an innovative space opera. He went on to write fantasy novels, including the popular Orphans of Chaos trilogy. And now he returns to space opera in Count to a Trillion . After the collapse of the world economy, a young boy grows up in what used to be Texas as a tough duellist for hire, the future equivalent of a hired gun. But even after the collapse, there is ...
The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash
Charles R. Morris
Previously published as The Trillion Dollar Meltdown Now fully updated with the latest financial developments, this is the bestselling book that briefly and brilliantly explains how we got into the economic mess that is the Credit Crunch. With the housing markets unravelling daily and distress signals flying throughout the rest of the economy, there is little doubt that we are facing a fierce recession. In crisp, gripping prose, Charles R. ...
The Trillion-Dollar Conspiracy: How the New World Order, Man-Made Diseases, and Zombie Banks Are Destroying ...
William Morrow Paperbacks
“Jim Marrs can’t be ignored. Few in this country shout about The Truth louder than he.” — Dallas Observer In The Trillion-Dollar Conspiracy, Jim Marrs, the New York Times bestselling author of Rule by Secrecy and The Rise of The Fourth Reich, offers a terrifying proposition: that the current economic collapse has been engineered by a ...
The $10 Trillion Opportunity: Designing Successful Exit Strategies for Middle Market Business Owners, Second ...
Richard E. Jackim
The Exit Planning Institute
The $10 Trillion Opportunity shows business advisors how to develop comprehensive, integrated exit plans for business owners. With the baby boomer generation approaching retirement age, exit planning has become one of the hottest topics for business advisors. Exit planning is a process that asks and answers all of the personal, business, financial, legal, estate and tax issues involved in selling or exiting from a privately held business. ...
Trillion: the Three-Headed Lion (Beast Quest, No. 12)
New Beasts. Old Magic. The peace of Avantia has been shattered by a fearsome new Beast--Trillion the Three-Headed Lion. If he is to save the kingdom, Tom must defeat Trillion and collect all the pieces of magical golden armor. Will he succeed?
Who Killed Health Care?: America's $2 Trillion Medical Problem - and the Consumer-Driven Cure
In the battle for U.S. health care, patients and doctors are losing. Who Killed Health Care? shows how to win the war. One of the nation's most respected health care analysts, Regina Herzlinger exposes the motives and methods of those who have crippled America's health care system-figures in the insurance, hospital, employment, governmental, and academic sectors. She proves how our current system, which is organized around payers and ...
Trillion Years Universe Theory
Jepko Publishing, 2014
Trillion Years Universe Theory brings a powerful new voice to cosmology universe theory. The new controversial concepts in this book challenge old Big Bang Theory. Whereas, Trillion Theory provides an incredible exploration into the origin and age of our universe. Discover how powerful black holes have played a vital integral role. Read about how our universe began small and grew over a trillion year history to its present enormous size ...
The Hermetic Millennia (Count to a Trillion)
John C. Wright
Continuing from Count to a Trillion , Menelaus Illation Montrose—Texas gunslinger, idealist, and posthuman genius—has gone into cryo-suspension following the discovery that, in 8,000 years, a powerful alien intelligence will reach Earth to assess humanity’s value as slaves. Montrose intends to be alive to meet that threat, but he is awakened repeatedly throughout the centuries to confront the woes of an ever-changing and violent world, ...
One Trillion Dollars
Bastei Entertainment, 2014
Yesterday John Fontanelli was just a pizza delivery guy in New York City. One day later he's the richest man in the world. One trillion dollars - one million times one million - $1,000,000,000,000: more money than anyone could imagine. For generations the Vacchis, an old Italian family of lawyers and asset managers, had supervised the fortune as it grew over five hundred years, until one particular date that the benefactor had stipulated in his ...
The Next Trillion: Why the Wellness Industry Will Exceed the $1 Trillion Health Care (Sickness) Industry in ...
Paul Zane Pilzer
The author, Mr. Pilzer explains that the wave of the sickness industry has begun to break. People who used to spend so much money treating their illnesses are getting wiser. They're shifting that money and energy into staying healthy. They need and want products and services to keep them well, to keep them out of the doctor's offices. Mr. Pilzer calls the wellness industry the next $1 trillion business. Nikken and its distributors are poised to ...
Journey with Ryan Drake and Sarah Smith (a human extraterrestrial) as the deal with Earth's deteriorating environment, degrading human institutions, and divulge who is ruling Earth. This book is in story form, however much of what is presented has already come true. Suitable as an introduction to the larger picture of reality.
The $10 Trillion Prize: Captivating the Newly Affluent in China and India
Michael J. Silverstein
Harvard Business Review Press
Meet your new global consumer You’ve heard of the burgeoning consumer markets in China and India that are driving the world economy. But do you know enough about these new consumers to convert them into customers? Do you know that: There will be nearly one billion middle-class consumers in China and India within the next ten years? More than 135 million Chinese and Indians will graduate from college in this timeframe, compared to ...
The New Tycoons: Inside the Trillion Dollar Private Equity Industry That Owns Everything
Inside the Trillion Dollar Industry That Owns Everything What do Dunkin' Donuts, J. Crew, Toys "R" Us, and Burger King have in common? They are all currently or just recently were owned, operated, and controlled by private equity firms. The New Tycoons: Inside the Trillion Dollar Private Equity Industry That Owns Everything takes the reader behind the scenes of these firms: their famous billionaire founders, the overlapping stories of ...
Millions, Billions, & Trillions: Understanding Big Numbers
David A. Adler
What does a million look like? A billion? A trillion? These huge numbers are hard to visualize. This book explains quantities in terms children can understand. For example, one million dollars could buy two full pizzas a day for more than sixty-eight years, it would take the heads of ten thousand people together to have one billion hairs. This dynamic math duo explains the concepts of millions, billions, and trillions in a lighthearted way.
Trillion-Dollars Moms: Marketing to a New Generation of Mothers
Book by Bailey, Maria, Ulman, Bonnie
The Next Trillion: Why the Wellness Industry Will Exceed the $1 Trillion Healthcare (Sickness) Industry in ...
Paul Zane Pilzer
In The Next Trillion, Pilzer exposes the truth about why half the U.S. population is unhealthy and overweight: Americans have become caught between the economic interests of the trillion-dollar food industry and the trillion-dollar healthcare or "sickness" industry. In analyzing these two gigantic industrial complexes, Pilzer focuses on an emerging "wellness" industry that will soon occupy an additional one-seventh, or "next trillion," of the ...
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