Age of Turbulence by Alan Greenspan
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Age of Turbulence
By Alan Greenspan

The Age of Turbulence

Adventures in a New World

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Age of Turbulence by Alan Greenspan

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"The Age Of Turbulence" is Alan Greenspan s incomparable reckoning with the contemporary financial world, channeled through his own experiences working in the command room of the global economy longer and with greater effect than any other single living figure. Following the arc of his remarkable life s journey through his more than eighteen-year tenure as chairman of the Federal Reserve Board to the present, in the second half of "The Age of Turbulence" Dr. Greenspan embarks on a magnificent tour d horizon of the global economy. The distillation of a life s worth of wisdom and insight into an elegant expression of a coherent worldview, "The Age of Turbulence" will stand as Alan Greenspan s personal and intellectual legacy."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780143114161
ISBN-10: 0143114166
Format: Paperback / softback
(205mm x 150mm x 34mm)
Pages: 563
Imprint: Penguin USA
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Country of Publication: United States

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A guide to what is happening in the world, and where we're heading, from the ultimate expert. It gives us an insider's view of the world over the author's lifetime, from stock market exuberance to political turmoil - and his predictions for the future of our fast-changing, increasingly turbulent global economy.

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Author Biography - Alan Greenspan

Alan Greenspanwas born in 1926 and reared in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City. After studying the clarinet at Juilliard and working as a professional musician, he earned his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. in economics from New York University. In 1954, he cofounded the economic consulting firm Townsend-Greenspan & Co. From 1974 to 1977, he served as chair of the Council of Economic Advisors under President Gerald Ford. In 1987, President Ronald Reagan appointed him chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, a position he held until his retirement in 2006. He is the author of the number one"New York Times"bestseller"The Age of Turbulence.""

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