From Edison To Enron

Author: Richard Munson
Publisher: Northeast-Midwest Institute
ISBN: 9780275987404
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This is a complex and terrifying story which deserves to be told.

Edison To Enron

Author: Robert L. Bradley, Jr.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118192516
Size: 62.60 MB
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"This scholarly work fills in much missing history about two of America's most important industries, electricity and natural gas." —Joseph A. Pratt, NEH-Cullen Professor of History and Business, University of Houston "... a remarkable ...

Capitalism At Work

Author: Robert L. Bradley
Publisher: M & M Scrivener Press
ISBN: 098020948X
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That is the central finding of Robert L. Bradley's "Capitalism at Work": The blame for Enron rests squarely with "political capitalism"--a system in which business firms routinely obtain government intervention to further their own ...

Lights Out

Author: Ted Koppel
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0553419978
Size: 25.37 MB
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In this New York Times bestselling investigation, Ted Koppel reveals that a major cyberattack on America’s power grid is not only possible but likely, that it would be devastating, and that the United States is shockingly unprepared.

The Corporation

Author: Joel Bakan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743247467
Size: 36.76 MB
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A heavily researched profile of the modern corporation theorizes that businesses are essentially pathological in nature and place profits above accountability, citing the flaws of such practices as deregulation and privatization while ...

A Financial History Of Modern U S Corporate Scandals

Author: Jerry W. Markham
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
ISBN: 9780765615831
Size: 17.80 MB
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Examines the collapse of the Enron Corporation and other financial scandals that arose in the wake of the market downturn of 2000. Provides context and analysis to the modern era of corporate corruption.

The Edison Schools

Author: Kenneth J. Saltman
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415950466
Size: 68.37 MB
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The story of the Edison Schools is a gripping tale of money, kids, and greed.

Gas Hydrates

Author: Daniel Broseta
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119427622
Size: 15.35 MB
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This book is the first of two edited volumes, with chapters on the experimental and modeling tools used for characterizing and predicting the unique molecular, thermodynamic and kinetic properties of gas hydrates (Volume 1) and on gas ...

Profiles In Folly

Author: Alan Axelrod
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402747683
Size: 14.47 MB
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These are cautionary tales—albeit with exquisite twists ranging from acerbic to horrific.