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The Rise of the State: Profitable Investing and Geopolitics in the 21st Century, Past and Prologue
By Yiannis G. Mostrous, David F. Dittman, Elliott H. Gue
Aug 18, 2010
The authors of The Rise of the State introduce their book, which posits that sustainable economic growth increases geopolitical power, which in turn allows for greater assertion in the pursuit of economic greatness. Consequently the investments made by the new powers, domestically and internationally, are more aggressive as well as different in nature than before.
Introduction to Psych Yourself Rich: Get the Mindset and Discipline You Need to Build Your Financial Life
By Farnoosh Torabi
Aug 17, 2010
Farnoosh Torabi describes the philosophy behind his book: To "psych" yourself rich means to develop the brainpower--the mental discipline and positive behavior--you need to traverse volatile times, build wealth, and secure your financial well-being.
Out of Water: From Abundance to Scarcity and How to Solve the World's Water Problems
By Colin Chartres, Samyuktha Varma
Aug 12, 2010
The authors of Out of Water believe a water crisis is imminent, and propose using scientific and socio-economic evidence as the basis for reform and management action in the water sector.
Fight Back Against Unfair Debt Collection Practices: Lessons in Deception
By Fred Williams
Jul 21, 2010
Fred Williams, the author of Fight Back Against Unfair Debt Collection Practices: Know Your Rights and Protect Yourself from Threats, Lies, and Intimidation, describes his experiences during his first week working at a debt collection agency.
Introduction to Fire Your Stock Analyst!: Analyzing Stocks On Your Own, 2nd Edition
By Harry Domash
Jul 19, 2010
Want to be your own stock analyst? This chapter will show you how to identify potential candidates, weed out the obvious misfits, research and analyze the survivors, pick the best prospects, and, equally important, apply a clear-cut set of selling rules.
Buying at the Point of Maximum Pessimism: A Rare Opportunity
By Scott Phillips
May 25, 2010
Rare-earth minerals are used in everything from cell phones to Toyota Priuses. The rare-earth industry presents a growing opportunity for investors to participate in the rapid growth of technology.
Introduction to Harmonic Trading, Volume Two: Advanced Strategies for Profiting from the Natural Order of the Financial Markets
By Scott M. Carney
May 5, 2010
Scott M. Carney gives an overview of the strategies outlined in his book -- entirely new concepts that build upon the prior material presented within the Harmonic Trading approach.
Understanding ETFs and Why They Beat Mutual Funds
By Jeffrey Feldman, Andrew Hyman
Apr 29, 2010
Jeffrey Feldman and Andrew Hyman explain why ETFs are the ideal low-cost tool for an investor who wants to take charge of her portfolio.
Retirementology: Great Expectations
By Gregory Salsbury
Apr 28, 2010
Mark Twain said, "Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get." When it comes to expectations, the best thing you can do is check them at the door and plan for all kinds of weather in retirement. Gregory Salsbury shows you how to manage your retirement expectations and improve your retirementology IQ.
Introduction to Harmonic Trading: Profiting from the Natural Order of the Financial Markets
By Scott M. Carney
Apr 27, 2010
Scott M. Carney explains what harmonic trading is, the three stages of harmonic trading, and how it can help you identify, execute, and manage trade opportunities.
Financing the Future: The Evolution of Finance
By Franklin Allen, Glenn Yago
Apr 8, 2010
Learn to move beyond the noise and reclaim the concept of financial innovation. Throughout history, advances in financing have expanded opportunities and democratized societies, and their potential is still ready to be grasped today.
Investment Wisdom for Building a Better Life: Focus Your Predictions on What You Can Control: Your Priorities
By Saly A. Glassman
Apr 1, 2010
You can't predict what you can't control. You can make some predictions, and an informed advisor can help you make even better decisions. But it's unrealistic to rely solely on predictions as an investment strategy. A more reasonable approach is to design an investment strategy around your ranked priorities, with a contingency plan to back it up.
Investment Wisdom for Building a Better Life: Rules Are Essential, but They Do Not Guarantee a Win
By Saly A. Glassman
Mar 31, 2010
Following investment rules doesn't necessarily mean you won't lose sometimes. However, using the rules as a general, meaningful guideline, even if you have to be flexible at times, is wise.
Introduction to It's About More Than the Money: Investment Wisdom for Building a Better Life
By Saly A. Glassman
Mar 30, 2010
In this introduction to her book, Saly A. Glassman explains how she will help you get your investments back on track and restore the confidence you need to be a successful investor.
Introduction to Higher Returns from Safe Investments: Using Bonds, Stocks, and Options to Generate Lifetime Income
By Marvin Appel
Mar 10, 2010
Marvin Appel explains that the income-generating strategies you will learn from this book are those that have been safer than the typical investment in the stock market and have the potential to return more than the average investment in the bond market.
What Is Financial Planning?
By Bonnie Kirchner
Feb 24, 2010
Whether you work with a generalist or a specialist, it is important to have an integrated financial plan. Bonnie Kirchner explains financial planning and the difference between a generalist and financial specialists.
Sports Fans vs. Traditional Economics: Why Many Economists Think the Fans are On to Something
By David J. Berri, Martin B. Schmidt
Feb 23, 2010
Economists David J. Berri and Martin B. Schmidt look at the way data influences decisions in sports -- sometimes to detrimental effect -- and how fans may do a better job of evaluating players than the coaches and general managers.
Introduction to Buy - DON'T Hold: Investing with ETFs Using Relative Strength to Increase Returns with Less Risk
By Leslie N. Masonson
Feb 22, 2010
Leslie N. Masonson introduces his book and discusses his experience, the purpose of the book and why he wrote it, and the benefits of managing your own investments.
Introduction to the Economics of Food: What Goes Up…
By Patrick Westhoff
Feb 18, 2010
Patrick Westhoff explains how understanding why food prices rise and fall can help us anticipate and react to future market developments and make important decisions as a society about how best to feed and fuel the planet.
Introduction to Market Upside Down: How to Invest Profitably in a Shrinking Economy
By Vinh Q. Tran
Feb 4, 2010
When the next crisis comes, where will the United States and its citizens find the resources to combat and recover?

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