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Kotkin, Joel.

Summary: Visionary social thinker Joel Kotkin looks ahead to America in 2050, revealing how the addition of one hundred million Americans by midcentury will transform how we all live, work, and prosper. In stark contrast to the rest of the world's advanced nations, the United States is growing at a record rate and, according to census projections, will be home to four hundred million Americans by 2050....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 307.76 KOT

Steiner, Christopher.

Summary: Steiner, an engineer by training sees how a simple but constant rise in oil and related prices will re-structure our lifestyle, from telecommuting to migrating to milder areas and staying closer to our jobs.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2009

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 330.973 STE

Kotlikoff, Laurence J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIT Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 332.024 KOT

Hawken, Paul.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 338 HAW

Summary: Invaluable for anyone making career decisions, writing resumes, and preparing for interviews, the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) is the definitive reference for career research. This edition features information-packed descriptions for 325 major jobs in the US, as well as summary information on additional jobs. For each job, the book discusses work tasks, job outlook through 2024,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: JIST 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331 OCC

Hagel, Charles Timothy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 973.93 HAG

Ross, Betsy McCaughey

Summary: "[The author] dissects the 2,572-page health law and lays out how it will affect your family's health and finances, your relationships with your doctor, and even your tax bill ... in plain English"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Regnery Pub. 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.1 ROS

Buchanan, Patrick J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306 BUC

Astyk, Sharon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Society Publishers 2009

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Rosenberg, Joel C.

Summary: Bestselling author and international political expert Joel C. Rosenberg tackles the question: Is America an empire in decline or a nation poised for a historic Renaissance? America teeters on a precipice. In the midst of financial turmoil, political uncertainty, declining morality, the constant threat of natural disasters, and myriad other daunting challenges, many wonder what the future holds...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 303.4 ROS

Altman, Nancy J.

Summary: "A growing chorus of prominent voices in Congress and elsewhere are calling for the expansion of our Social Security system-people who know that Social Security will not "go broke" and does not add a penny to the national debt. Social Security Works! will amplify these voices and offer a powerful antidote to the three-decade-long, billionaire-funded campaign to make us believe that this vital...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362 ALT

Shatkin, Laurence.

Summary: Identifies one hundred top careers for people without a four-year college degree, each with information on the nature of the work, training and/or qualifications and advancement, employment, job outlook, earnings, related occupations, and sources for additional information. Includes tips on conducting a job search, and a self-assessment for matching skills to jobs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jist Works 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 331.702 SHA

Shilling, A. Gary.

Summary: "Top economist Gary Shilling shows you how to prosper in the slow-growing and deflationary times that lie ahead. While many investors fear a rapid rise in inflation, author Gary Shilling, an award-winning economic forecaster, argues that the global economy is going through a long period of de-leveraging and weak growth, which makes deflation far more likely and a far greater threat to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 332.6 SHI

Krannich, Ronald L.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Impact Publications 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 331.702 KRA

Summary: "I.O.U.S.A. tells the story of America in debt. Faced with key deficits in budget, savings, trade and leadership, increased foreign competition and ballooning financial obligations, the federal government is critically overextended. With the economy already in shambles, 78 million baby boomers are now expecting retirement benefits from their indebted federal government. Weaving together...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Home Video 2009

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC I.O.U.

Summary: A highly competitive financial executive finds his career is quickly rolling downhill after he loses confidence in his abilities. When his 7-year-old daughter invites him into her fantasy world, he may find the solutions to all of his problems waiting for him. As father and daughter embark on a whirlwind journey of comic proportions, they are about to discover that sometimes all you need is a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2009

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Dychtwald, Maddy

Summary: Life expectancy has soared to age seventy-seven and promises to rise further, and we are starting to make decisions based less on age and more on lifestyle and life stage. Maddy Dychtwald, a leading expert on generational marketing, offers a radical new view of how Americans live, work, and buy according to the new freedoms and responsibilities of our shifting age demographics, and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 303.4 DYC

Case, Steve

Summary: Steve Case, co-founder of America Online (AOL) and one of America's most accomplished entrepreneurs, shares a roadmap for how anyone can succeed in a world of rapidly changing technology. We are entering, he explains, a new paradigm called the "Third Wave" of the Internet. The first wave saw AOL and other companies lay the foundation for consumers to connect to the Internet. The second wave saw...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

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Zakaria, Fareed.

Summary: Explores how the rapid rise of such nations as China, India, and Brazil is countering America's previous dominance over the global economy, geopolitics, and culture, and shares advice on how the United States can thrive in the face of international changes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 303.49 Zakaria 2009

Zakaria, Fareed.

Summary: Describes the surging growth of the economies of China, India, and Brazil while the United States and other advanced economies have stalled.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 303.49 ZAK

Krugman, Paul R.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2003

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 330 Krugm

Jackson, Maggie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.0973 JAC

Martenson, Chris

Summary: The next 20 years will be completely different from the past. Current global trends are bleak: weak economic growth, too much debt, declining incomes for the lower 99%, a dangerous addiction to fossil fuels, and ecological destruction - just to name a few. Many of us understandably feel resigned to an eroding standard of living in the years to come. At best. But what if we told you that there...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RDA Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 MAR

Hartmann, Thom

Summary: "One of our most influential progressive voices tells the story of the hollowing of the American middle class and lays out the choices that we must make now to ensure that the dream of prosperity can live on for generations."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 330.973 HAR