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101 things everyone should know about economics : a down and dirty guide to everything from securities and derivatives to interest rates and hedge funds-- and what they mean for you
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Avon, Mass. : Newton Abbot : Adams Business ; David & Charles [distributor], c2009.
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Book
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xxi, 234 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Non-Fiction
330 SAN
Description
What readers don't know about economics can hurt them - now more than ever. This easy to understand guide answers all the questions readers need to know to secure their financial future, such as: *What does it mean to my paycheck when the Fed lowers or raises interest rates? *What's the difference between bonds, securities, and derivatives - and which should invest in now? What does Keynesian economics have to do with my savings? For those people whose head spins when reading the business page of the newspaper, here's a roadmap through the economic jungle. In simple, plain language, Peter Sander explains how economies work, why they grow, how they contract, and what the government can and can't do to help them. Most important, he tells readers how all this affects them - and what kind of changes they're going to see in their finances as a result. Economics has been called the "dismal" science. But it doesn't need to be gloomy or impenetrable. 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Economics is an essential guide for anyone who wants to understand where the economy is today, where it's going, and what it means for the rest of us. AUTHOR: Peter Sander is an author, researcher, and consultant in the fields of business, location reference, and personal finance. He has written sixteen books including Personal Finance for Entrepreneurs, What to do When the Economy Sucks, and is the co-author of the top-selling The 100 Best Stocks You Can Buy. *
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Includes index.
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Explains how economies work, why they grow, how they contract, and what the government can and can't do to help them. This book tells readers how all this affects them - and what kind of changes they're going to see in their finances as a result.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sander, P. (2009). 101 things everyone should know about economics: a down and dirty guide to everything from securities and derivatives to interest rates and hedge funds-- and what they mean for you. Avon, Mass. : Newton Abbot: Adams Business ; David & Charles [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sander, Peter. 2009. 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Economics: A Down and Dirty Guide to Everything From Securities and Derivatives to Interest Rates and Hedge Funds-- and What They Mean for You. Avon, Mass. : Newton Abbot: Adams Business ; David & Charles [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sander, Peter, 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Economics: A Down and Dirty Guide to Everything From Securities and Derivatives to Interest Rates and Hedge Funds-- and What They Mean for You. Avon, Mass. : Newton Abbot: Adams Business ; David & Charles [distributor], 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sander, Peter. 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Economics: A Down and Dirty Guide to Everything From Securities and Derivatives to Interest Rates and Hedge Funds-- and What They Mean for You. Avon, Mass. : Newton Abbot: Adams Business ; David & Charles [distributor], 2009. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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