Aftershock: Reshaping the World Economy After the Crisis

Aftershock: Reshaping the World Economy After the Crisis

By: Philippe Legrain (author)Paperback

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The financial crisis brought the world to the brink. But now bankers' bonuses are back, house prices are rising again and politicians promise recovery. Is this really sustainable - or do we need to change course? In this incisive assessment of the post-crisis world, Philippe Legrain looks at what went wrong, and how the world's leaders and financial institutions can learn from their disastrous mistakes. Reporting first-hand from across the globe he sets out the huge dangers ahead - and the opportunities to craft a fairer, safer, richer and greener world. Wide-ranging, brilliant and impassioned, AFTERSHOCK it is at once a warning from history and a compelling call to arms for the future.

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About Author

Philippe Legrain is a visiting fellow at the London School of Economics' European Institute and an independent writer, journalist and consultant.

Product Details

  • publication date: 05/05/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780349122755
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 448
  • ID: 9780349122755
  • weight: 308
  • ISBN10: 034912275X

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