Wealth, War And Wisdom

Biggs Barton

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Cover Type: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Jacket Condition: As New
Publisher: John Wiley And Sons Inc
Publisher Place: Hoboken.NJ
Publisher Year: 2008
Edition: First Edition

Description: 358 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in As new condition throughout.

Publishers Description: An intriguing look at how past market wisdom can help you survive and thrive during uncertain timesIn Wealth, War & Wisdom, legendary Wall Street investor Barton Biggs reveals how the turning points of World War II intersected with market performance, and shows how these lessons can help the twenty-first-century investor comprehend our own perilous times as well as choose the best strategies for the modern market economy.Through these pages, Biggs skillfully discusses the performance of equities in both victorious and defeated countries, examines how individuals preserved their wealth despite the ongoing battles, and explores whether or not public equities were able to increase in value and serve as a wealth preserver. Biggs also looks at how other assets, including real estate and gold, fared during this dynamic and devastating period, and offers valuable insights on preserving ones wealth for future generations. With clear, concise prose, BiggsReveals how the investment insights of truly trying times can be profitably applied to modern day investment endeavorsFollows the performance of global markets against the backdrop of World War IIOffers many relevant lessons-about life, politics, financial markets, wealth, and survival-that can help you thrive in the face of adversityWealth, War & Wisdom contains essential insights that will help you navigate modern financial markets during the uncertain times that will increasingly define this new century.

ISBN: 9780470223079


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