The Resource Who repo'd my jet? : the manic millionaires and why they'll lead us to the next boom and bust, Robert Frank

Who repo'd my jet? : the manic millionaires and why they'll lead us to the next boom and bust, Robert Frank

Label
Who repo'd my jet? : the manic millionaires and why they'll lead us to the next boom and bust
Title
Who repo'd my jet?
Title remainder
the manic millionaires and why they'll lead us to the next boom and bust
Statement of responsibility
Robert Frank
Title variation
Who repossessed my jet?
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Through intimate portraits of people who are named and on the record, Who Repo'd My Jet? chronicles the decline of the newly moneyed class: their mortgaged mansions, blown-up balance sheets, repossessed Bentleys and Gulfstreams, and wrecked lives and relationships. But who cares about the sudden discomfort of the rich amidst so much real mass hardship? Aside from eliciting pure schadenfreude, this engrossing book explains the deeper economic shocks that come from such precipitous losses at the top. The wealthy dominated the consumer economy at the beginning of the millennium, and their fall
Member of
Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
330.9730931
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC110.W4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Who repo'd my jet? : the manic millionaires and why they'll lead us to the next boom and bust, Robert Frank
Publication
Note
Originally published in the United States in 2011 as: The high-beta rich : how the manic wealthy will take us to the next boom, bubble, and bust
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About the Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; PART I; 1 WHO REPO'D MY YACHT?; 2 1982 : THE MAGIC YEAR FOR WEALTH; PART II; 3 HOMES LIKE WHITE ELEPHANTS; 4 LUCKY'S LANDING; 5 THE MAKE-BELIEVE BILLIONAIRE; PART III; 6 BIG MONEY RUINS EVERYTHING; 7 GIVING JEEVES THE PINK SLIP; 8 WHAT'S WRONG WITH CALIFORNIA?; PART IV; 9 THE LOW-BETA RICH; EPILOGUE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; NOTES
Control code
ocn783526792
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781921942341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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3e604d2f-ccb3-4cb9-b335-7de96bca1b84
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37242635
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)783526792
  • pebc1921942347

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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