Jenny Peterson is a single, self-help junkie looking for her soul mate. But despite being an expert in self-improvement, her life still seems to be stuck in a rut. Her designer clothing rental business, even with its well-heeled Orange County clientele, is mysteriously losing money. And al...
Size: 319 pages
This 15-hour free course explored cross-national influences on management practices, and differences in how capitalism is practised....
Genre: Business & Finance, International, Nonfiction
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2017 onward
This Business English Course introduces different aspects of Business English, working on main language points and important vocabulary through a variety of topics.
Genre: Business & Finance, International, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Foreign Languages
Size: 156 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 February 2017 onward
Syriza’s victory in the Greek general election in January 2015 is a truly historic and profound event – the first government of the radical left in Europe since World War Two. In this short ebook, extracted from the updated edition of The Global Minotaur, Yanis Varoufakis, the new finance minister of Greece and a Syriza MP, outlines his economic and political thinking and how he believes Europe can move beyond cuts and austerity. Varoufakis shows how today’s crisis in Europe is one inevitable symptom of a global ‘system’ which is now as unsustainable as it is imbalanced. With powerful clarity and conviction, he lays out the options available to us for reintroducing reason into a highly irrational global economic order.This is a unique insight into the thinking of a key figure in ...
Genre: Business & Finance, Economics, International, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences
Size: 60 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 February 2017 onward
The latest Fintech Series paper, that delves into entrepreneurship in Colombia, is already available for download....
Genre: Business & Finance, International, Small Business & Entrepreneurship, Nonfiction
Size: 23 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 17 February 2017 onward
China's efforts to transition from an economy driven by investment and exports to one based on private consumption and services are roiling global markets. Its problems are compounded by an economic slowdown, rising debt levels, languishing real estate market, and lagging productivity growth. In these essays, scholars from the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) recommend a number of reforms for Chinese leaders to consider, including steps to further open up its capital account and develop its financial markets. This collection of papers is part of a series of interactions and discussions between PIIE and the China Finance 40 (CF40) Forum, which began in 2012. The papers are intended to illuminate the challenges facing China as it engages increasingly with the global econ...
Genre: Business & Finance, Economics, International, Nonfiction
Size: 110 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 02 February 2017 onward