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Identifies the global markets and sectors poised for highest levels of sustainable growth and where investors will see the biggest profits.

  • Learn to tell the difference between fake economic growth that creates bubbles, and real, sustainable growth.
  • Identify the world's future areas and sectors of long-term growth, and the investment vehicles best suited to capturing that growth.
  • A collaboration between a leading scholars of international business and a former Wall Street executive with exceptional investing insights.
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    • Copyright 2011
    • Edition: 1st
    • Book
    • ISBN-10: 0-13-235810-7
    • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-235810-1

    In the past decade, the United States experienced two periods of excessive growth periods followed by two massive collapses: the technology and housing bubbles.  Both were caused by illusions of growth and wealth creation: They were built on thin air. As an investor, how can you distinguish between “fake” wealth and the real thing? Where can you earn solid returns without falling victim to bubbles? Read The Great Deleveraging and find out. Former Wall Street analyst, strategist and Associate Director of Equity Research Chip Dickson and leading global business scholar Oded Shenkar first identify the policies and characteristics of societies most likely to generate real economic growth and investor wealth. Next, they outline specific lessons learned about bubbles and growth from nearly a century of investment returns. Finally, they identify global markets and sectors poised for high levels of sustainable growth--and make specific investment recommendations for each of them. In the wake of massive debt creation, history’s greatest deleveraging is now underway. For many investors, the next decade will be brutal. This book’s messages are designed to achiever real profits and real wealth creation.  They are meant to help you navigate a challenging environment--and, hopefully, thrive.

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    Table of Contents

    Introduction     1

    Chapter 1: The Great Leveraging     15

    Chapter 2: Growth Realities     43

    Chapter 3: Nine Decades of Real Asset Class Returns     63

    Chapter 4: Global Economic Growth     101

    Chapter 5: Bull and Bear Markets     125

    Chapter 6: Global Growth Drivers     151

    Chapter 7: Three Emerging Countries     167

    Chapter 8: Private Sector Composition     183

    Chapter 9: Industry Evolution     205

    Chapter 10: The Great Deleveraging     233

    Chapter 11: Market Signals     253

    Chapter 12: Rules of the Road     275

    Index     305

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