Year of publication: 2016
Mark Hollingsworth and Stewart Lansley LONDONGRAD FROM RUSSIA WITH CASH THE INSIDE STORY OF THE OLIGARCHS There are no barriers to a rich man - Russian proverb CHAPTER 1 The Man Who Knew Too Much I have dug myself into a hole and I am in too deep. I am not sure that I can dig myself out - STEPHEN CURTIS, January 2004 6.56 P.M., WEDNESDAY, 3 MARCH 2004. A brand-new white six-seater .5-million Agusta A109E helicopter lands under an overcast sky at Battersea heliport in south-west London. Waiting ...
Keywords: business and economics international
Year of publication: 1973
The Man In The Gray Flannel Suit by Sloan Wilson More acclaim for SLOAN WILSONs The Man In The Gray Flannel Suit Delightful. beautifully plotted. Boston Herald An excellent novel. Kansas City Star Exact in its account of the pressures, problems and tribal customs of the men in gray flannel suits. Wilson is an observer, a sympathetic one. He has written an entertaining social comedy. New York Times Wilson has something to say. Time Interesting and enjoyable. Wilson has important things to say ...
Keywords: Business & Economics Connecticut Corporate Culture Domestic Fiction Fiction General Illegitimate Children Inheritance and Succession Literary Organizational Behavior Psychological Psychological Fiction Suburban Life Veterans War & Military World War; 1939-1945 World War; 1939-1945 - Veterans
Year of publication: 2015
Ashlee Vance ELON MUSK Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future DEDICATION For Mum and Dad. Thanks for Everything. 1 ELONS WORLD DO YOU THINK IM INSANE This question came from Elon Musk near the very end of a long dinner we shared at a high-end seafood restaurant in Silicon Valley. Id gotten to the restaurant first and settled down with a gin and tonic, knowing Musk wouldas everbe late. After about fifteen minutes, Musk showed up wearing leather shoes, designer jeans, and a plaid ...
Keywords: Business Business and Economics Entrepreneurship Inventions Technology and Engineering
Year of publication: 2011
23 Things They DontTell You about Capitalism by Ha-Joon Chang Bloombsbury Press 23 Things TheyDont Tell Youabout Capitalism HA-JOON CHANG To Hee-Jeong, Yuna, and Jin-Gyu 7 Ways to Read 23 Things They DontTell You about Capitalism Way 1. If you are not even sure what capitalism is, read:Things 1, 2, 5, 8, 13, 16, 19, 20, and 22 Way 2. If you think politics is a waste of time, read:Things 1, 5, 7, 12, 16, 18, 19, 21, and 23 Way 3. If you have been wondering why your life does not seem to get ...
Keywords: Capitalism Economics Neo-liberalism