The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else
Publication Date: October 2012
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A groundbreaking examination of wealth disparity, income inequality, and the new global elite from the author of Sale of the Century.
Chrystia Freeland is the digital editor at Thomson Reuters, following years of service at the Financial Times both in New York and London. She was the deputy editor of Canada's Globe and Mail and has reported for the Financial Times, the Economist, and the Washington Post. Chrystia is also the author of Sale of a Century: The Inside Story of the Second Russian Revolution. She lives in New York City. Actress Allyson Ryan can be heard in commercials, promos, animation, and audiobooks. She received an AudioFile Earphones Award for The Divinity of Second Chances by Kaya McLaren in 2009. She also has an extensive resume on stage and TV, and has appeared as "Mom" in several TV commercials. Advertising Age nominated her for a Bobby Award in the best actress category for her work as the Duracell Mom.
"Sobering, if we can grasp the implications." ---Library Journal
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