Sto­ries of fi­nan­cial dis­as­ter!

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Ti­tle: Boomerang – Ad­ven­tures of a fi­nan­cial dis­as­ter tourist Author: Michael Lewis

Pub­lisher: W. W. Nor­ton & Com­pany Price: $25.95

No. of pages: 213

Boomerang is based on top­ics like Euro­pean sov­er­eign debt, the In­ter­na­tional Mone­tary Fund, and the Euro­pean Cen­tral Bank. Michael Lewis in his rare sto­ry­telling man­ner has made these sub­jects lu­cid and com­pelling for even the read­ers who are rarely in­ter­ested in busi­ness is­sues. Cov­er­ing the most re­cent events of Europe’s deep­en­ing debt cri­sis and the ag­gra­vat­ing con­cerns of IMF over the cur­rent eco­nomic sit­u­a­tion; the book ap­pears to be the timeli­est doc­u­ment of eco­nomics.

Lewis has used his in­tel­lect of fi­nance and travel writer skills to put the ac­counts to­gether. This en­ables a guided tour to the reader of all the hard hit economies, even by nat­u­ral dis­as­ters. The reader is able to look into the eco­nomic prob­lems through a prism and is able to get a global per­spec­tive

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