Books by GIC Members & Friends

The Global Interdependence Center (GIC) boasts leaders in finance, monetary policy, business, health care and much more among its membership. GIC is privileged to have access to rich array of experience and knowledge and is proud to showcase the outstanding efforts of its membership.

Below, visitors will find a listing of some of the books—but by no means all—published by GIC members and friends. If you are a GIC member and would like to have your publication listed, please email [email protected]

  • Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe

    Niall Ferguson, MA, D.Phil.

    Drawing from multiple disciplines, including economics, cliodynamics, and network science, Doom offers not just a history but a general theory of disasters, showing why our ever more bureaucratic and complex systems are getting worse at handing them. Use coupon code: DOOM20 for 20% off.

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  • Untapped Talent: How Second Chance Hiring Works for Your Business and the Community

    Jeffrey D. Korzenik

    Researched, tested, and written by the chief investment strategist of one of the country’s leading business banks—Untapped Talent includes dozens of examples of businesses (from factories to restaurants to retail) that have successfully implemented the second chance hiring practices outlined in this book.

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  • The Great Demographic Reversal: Ageing Societies, Waning Inequality, and an Inflation Revival

    Charles Goodhart, Manoj Pradhan

    Use the coupon code: p85nMkF7YyDyjxT for 20% off, valid on palgrave.com through May 4, 2021.

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  • The Storm Before the Calm: America’s Discord, the Coming Crisis of the 2020s, and the Triumph Beyond

    George Friedman, Ph.D.

    The master geopolitical forecaster and New York Times bestselling author of The Next 100 Years focuses on the United States, predicting how the 2020s will bring dramatic upheaval and reshaping of American government, foreign policy, economics, and culture.

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  • Ford Men: From Inspiration to Enterprise

    R. Christopher Whalen

    What is more important in business: strategy or luck? Ford Men answers this question by telling the story of Ford Motor Company, one of the most successful American businesses made up of one of America's most enduring business families.

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  • Open Secret: The Global Banking Conspiracy That Swindled Investors Out of Billions

    Erin Arvedlund

    In the midst of the financial crisis of 2008, rumors swirled that a sinister scandal was brewing deep in the heart of London. Some suspected that behind closed doors, a group of chummy young bankers had been cheating the system through interest rate machinations. But with most eyes focused on the crisis rippling through Wall Street and the rest of the world, the story remained an “open secret” among competitors.

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  • Sustaining U.S.-China Cooperation in Clean Energy

    Merritt Terry Cooke

    Sustaining U.S.-China Cooperation in Clean Energy (Wilson Center Publication) provides a governmental and private-sector overview of the complex dynamics of competition and cooperation behind U.S. and Chinese national efforts to develop their solar, wind, and other alternative energy industries.

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  • The Defense Industrial Base: Strategies for a Changing World

    Nayantara Hensel

    The US and international defense industrial sectors have faced many challenges over the last twenty years, including cycles of growth and shrinkage in defense budgets, shifts in strategic defense priorities, and macroeconomic volatility. In the current environment, the defense sector faces a combination of these challenges and must struggle with the need to maintain critical aspects of the defense industrial base as defense priorities change and as defense budgets reduce or plateau.

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  • Adventures in Muniland: A Guide to Municipal Bond Investing in the Post-Crisis Era

    Michael Comes, John Mousseau and David Kotok

    With a perspective that only decades of experience can bring, Adventures in Muniland captures the municipal bond market's transformation from stodgy to dynamic.

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  • The Next Money Crash and How to Avoid It

    Uli Kortsch

    It is now more than six years since the beginning of the Great Recession and over one year since the Annual Monetary and Trade Conference, sponsored by the Global Interdependence Center and Drexel LeBow.

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