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EXCERPT: Car Guys vs Bean Counters

Jun 13, 2011
The following is an excerpt from Car Guys vs Bean Counters. Learn more about the book and listen to the interview with author Bob Lutz....
Posted In: Bob Lutz, Car Guys vs. Bean Counters: The Battle for the Soul of American Business

Writing about the humanity in work

Jun 7, 2011
Author Daniel Orozco discusses his new collection of short stories, "Orientation," why he writes about work, and how much of his fiction is influenced by experience.
Posted In: Books

EXCERPT: 2030

Jun 3, 2011
The following excerpt is from the novel 2030: The Real Story of What Happens to America. Learn more about the book and listen to the interview with...
Posted In: 2030, Albert Brooks

2030: Albert Brooks' somber look at America's future

Jun 3, 2011
Albert Brooks discusses his new novel, "2030," his vision of the future, and how concerned he is about what's happening in the U.S. right now.
Posted In: Books

Excerpt: Age of Greed

May 31, 2011
The following is an excerpt from the book Age of Greed by Jeff Madrick. Learn more about the book and listen to the interview with author Jeff...
Posted In: Age of Greed, Jeff Madrick

The 'reckless' behavior that led to the financial crisis

May 26, 2011
Gretchen Morgenson, co-author of the book "Reckless Endangerment," discusses the role housing and real estate played in the financial crisis.
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Excerpt: Reckless Endangerment

May 25, 2011
The following is an excerpt from the book Reckless Endangerment by Gretchen Morgenson and Joshua Rosner. Learn more about the book and listen to an...
Posted In: Gretchen Morgenson, Reckless Endangerment

Kissinger on China -- past and present

May 18, 2011
Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger discusses what it was like the first time he visited Beijing in 1971, the nation's economic rise, and whether U.S. worries about China are justified.
Posted In: Books

Excerpt: Oil on Water

May 16, 2011
The following is an excerpt from Oil on Water: A Novel. Learn more about the novel and listen to our interview with author Helon Habila....
Posted In: Helon Habila, Oil on Water

Can festivals save the book?

Apr 29, 2011
Events bring in book lovers -- even as brick-and-mortar stores close.
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