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Published: 04 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012474-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1247-4
Published: 05 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395799-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9579-9
Published: 03 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002123-081
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0212-3
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373285-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7328-5
... and constitutively, comes to be in crisis. I show how this crisis extends globally, implicating other national industries as well as consumers and patients in both the First World and the Third. crisis financialization innovation mergers and acquisitions multinational corporations patent cliff...
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By Bruce O'Neill
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7327-8
... precarity urban space globalization postsocialism financial crisis ...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... evaluation collateralized debt obligation asset-backed security financial crisis ...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... evaluation collateralized debt obligation asset-backed security financial crisis ...
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By Shalini Shankar
Published: 30 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
... advertising industry Asian American history 2008 financial crisis model minority U.S. Census ...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a conversation with a former member of the Bulgarian Women’s Committee who is struggling to survive in the wake of the global financial crisis that began in 2008. capitalism crisis prophecy communism Bulgaria ...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... identifies differences in how market participants evaluated them. It briefly sketches both how the different evaluation practices evolved historically and the contribution of those differences to the 2007–2008 financial crisis. The chapter proposes four criteria that need to be met before it is appropriate...
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By Bruce O'Neill
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373278-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7327-8
... practices of consumption. Boredom abounded as the limitations of downward mobility ground against Romanian’s expectations of market-driven prosperity. The effects of the global financial crisis of 2008 brought these dynamics into clear relief. precarity urban space globalization postsocialism...
Published: 30 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375616-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
... and African American advertising. It also documents how Asian American agencies have weathered the 2008 financial crisis and shifts that have occurred since. advertising industry Asian American history 2008 financial crisis model minority U.S. Census ...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... crisis. The chapter proposes four criteria that need to be met before it is appropriate to conceptualize such differences as different evaluation cultures. evaluation collateralized debt obligation asset-backed security financial crisis Culture is a powerful concept but also a polysemic...
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By Kaushik Sunder Rajan
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 10 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7328-5
... crisis financialization innovation mergers and acquisitions multinational corporations patent cliff pharmaceutical pricing research and development speculative capitalism surplus health ...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... a financial crisis for all classes, especially for freedpeople. A series of disadvantageous events further exacerbated their distress, including a hurricane, the termination of state funding for education, and the importation of Portuguese Madeirans as labor competition. Amid such dire circumstances, black...
... is struggling to survive in the wake of the global financial crisis that began in 2008. capitalism crisis prophecy communism Bulgaria This chapter is a conversation with a former member of the Bulgarian Women’s Committee who continues to be active with nongovernmental organizations in Bulgaria...
Published: 04 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373537-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
... transformation of the BPP in the early 1970s. Sexism, homophobia, machoism, financial hierarchies, the centralization of leadership, and the future ideological direction of the BPP moved from the margins to center stage in this period. The FBI sought to target Newton and Cleaver in a wide-ranging campaign...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...Neoliberalism and Lowland Ascendancy When Víctor Paz Estenssoro began his fourth and final term as president in August 1985, his Revolutionary Nationalist Movement ( mnr ) government inherited an economy in a staggering state of crisis. Although hyperinflation was the biggest concern, Bolivia...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... feature through a detailed ethnographic study of a relatively minor “event.” The protagonists of the event are a group of unskilled workers in Liaoning Province, Northeast China, who are enterprising, risk taking, legally savvy, and financially shrewd. They paid a large amount of money to a private agent...
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... through a detailed ethnographic study of a relatively minor “event.” The protagonists of the event are a group of unskilled workers in Liaoning Province, Northeast China, who are enterprising, risk taking, legally savvy, and financially shrewd. They paid a large amount of money to a private agent for jobs...