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              Books by Paul A. Volcker

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              Keeping At It: The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government
               

              Keeping At It: The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Harper, Christine; Volcker, Paul A.

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              The extraordinary life story of the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, whose absolute integrity provides the inspiration we need as our constitutional system and political tradition are being tested to the breaking point

              ISBN 9781541788305
              Released AU 12 May 2020
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              The Economic Consequences of Peace
               

              The Economic Consequences of Peace (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Keynes, John Maynard; Introduction by Volcker, Paul A.

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              Intended for those who want to understand international economics and foreign affairs.

              ISBN 9781602390850
              Released AU 17 Oct 2007
              Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
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              NAFTA: What Comes Next?
               

              NAFTA: What Comes Next? (Hardback)

              By Weintraub, Sidney; Foreword by Volcker, Paul A.

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              This text analyses the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and examines the future prospects following America's proposal for the widening of NAFTA to include the whole of the Western Hemisphere, with the aim of achieving hemispheric co-operation.

              ISBN 9780275951184
              Released AU 30 Oct 1994
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series The Washington Papers
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              Poor Richard's Almanack

              Poor Richard's Almanack (Hardback)

              By Franklin, Benjamin; Introduction by Volcker, Paul A.

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              With more than 700 pithy proverbs, this work lays out the rules you should live by and offers advice on such subjects as money, friendship, marriage, ethics, and human nature. They range from the famous A penny saved is a penny earned to other truisms like Fish and visitors stink... after three days .
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              ISBN 9781602391178
              Released AU 30 Nov 2007
              Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
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              NAFTA: What Comes Next?
               

              NAFTA: What Comes Next? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Weintraub, Sidney; Foreword by Volcker, Paul A.

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              This text analyses the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and examines the future prospects following America's proposal for the widening of NAFTA to include the whole of the Western Hemisphere, with the aim of achieving hemispheric co-operation.

              ISBN 9780275951191
              Released AU 30 Oct 1994
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series The Washington Papers
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              Keeping At It: The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government

              Keeping At It: The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government (Hardback)

              By Harper, Christine; Volcker, Paul A.

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              The extraordinary life story of the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, whose absolute integrity provides the inspiration we need as our constitutional system and political tradition are being tested to the breaking point.

              ISBN 9781541788312
              Released AU 27 Dec 2018
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              The Economic Consequences of the Peace
               

              The Economic Consequences of the Peace (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Second Edition)

              By Keynes, John Maynard; Introduction by Volcker, Paul A.

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              A new edition of the seminal text by the father of modern economics. First published in 1919, John Maynard Keynes s The Economic Consequences of the Peace created immediate controversy. Keynes was a firsthand witness to the negotiations of the Paris Peace Conference, as an offici...al representative of the British Treasury, and he simultaneously sat as deputy for the chancellor of the Exchequer on the Supreme Economic Council. In these roles, he was able to perceive with great clarity the tenor and perspective that would come to shape Europe after the First World War. What he saw disturbed him greatly, and eventually he resigned from both these roles, convinced that there was no longer any way to avoid an unjust peace treaty. After his resignation, Keynes began work on The Economic Consequences of the Peace, which argues that the peace made at the end of World War I was an unfair, dehumanizing one for Germany and the other vanquished countries. Keynes s warning proved prophetic when Hitler and the Nazi Party rose to power fourteen years later as a direct result of the disastrous economic condition in Germany. Keynes s predictions helped cement his status as one of history s leading economists. His works are essential reading today for anyone who wishes to understand modern governments and economies. This edition also includes an introduction from former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Paul Volcker, who elegantly contextualizes the continuing relevance of Keynes s work to contemporary society.
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              ISBN 9781510714397
              Released AU 18 Oct 2016
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              Good Intentions Corrupted: The Oil for Food Scandal and the Threat to the UN
                

              Good Intentions Corrupted: The Oil for Food Scandal and the Threat to the UN (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Gorgias Press)

              By Volcker, Paul A.; Califano, Mark; Meyer, Jeffrey

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              By March 2003, seven years after it was begun to alleviate the threat of starvation in Iraq, the Oil-for-Food programme allowed Saddam Hussein to reap billions of dollars from kickbacks and smuggling. This is a report on the oil-for-food scandal, with an introduction by former US... Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker.
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              ISBN 9781586484729
              Released AU 29 Aug 2006
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Too Big to Fail: The Hazards of Bank Bailouts
               

              Too Big to Fail: The Hazards of Bank Bailouts (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stern, Gary H.; Feldman, Ron J.; Foreword by Volcker, Paul A.

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              The failure of a large bank presents vexing questions for policymakers. It poses significant risks to other financial institutions, and possibly to the economic and social order. This book examines the issues surrounding Too Big to Fail, explaining why it is a problem and discuss...ing ways of dealing with it more effectively.
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              ISBN 9780815703044
              Released AU 1 Jul 2009
              Publisher Brookings Institution
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              A Primer on Money, Banking, and Gold (Peter L. Bernstein's Finance Classics)

              A Primer on Money, Banking, and Gold (Peter L. Bernstein's Finance Classics) (Paperback)

              By Bernstein, Peter L.; Foreword by Volcker, Paul A.

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              Addresses how and why commercial banks lend and invest, where money comes from, how it moves from hand to hand, and the critical role of interest rates. This book explores the Federal Reserve System and the consequences of the Fed's actions on the overall economy. It provides vie...ws on the future of money, banking, and gold in the world economy.
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              ISBN 9780470287583
              Released AU 13 Aug 2008
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Peter L. Bernstein's Finance Classics
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