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The map and the territory : risk, human nature, and the future of forecasting / Alan Greenspan.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781594204814
  • ISBN: 1594204810
  • Description: 388 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : The Penguin Press, 2013.

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Gloucester Adult New Books New 330.973/Greenspan (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Farms Adult Nonfiction HC 166 .B4 .G74 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 10/30/2014
Beverly Main NEW HC 106.84 .G74 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 10/16/2014
Danvers New Books HC 106.84 G74 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 11/17/2014
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Nonfiction 330.973/G8154m (Text to phone) Available -
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Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) HC106.84 .G74 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction HC 106.84 .G74 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 330.973/GREENSPAN (Text to phone) Available -
Salem State University Stacks HC 106.84 .G74 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Animal spirits -- The crisis begins, intensifies, and abates -- The roots of crisis -- Stock prices and equity stimulus -- Finance and regulation -- Schooner intelligence and then some -- Uncertainty undermines investment -- Productivity : the ultimate measure of economic success -- Productivity and the age of entitlements -- Culture -- The onset of globalization, income inequality, and the rise of the gini and the crony -- Money and inflation -- Buffers -- The bottom line.
Summary: Explains how the financial crisis has challenged fundamental assumptions about leading economic models, drawing on twenty-first-century technologies and the expertise of behavioral economists to outline new forecasting practices.

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