Last edited by Bagrel
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

5 edition of Risk and other four-letter words found in the catalog.

Risk and other four-letter words

Walter B. Wriston

Risk and other four-letter words

by Walter B. Wriston

  • 224 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by International Institute for Economic Research .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Risk

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint paper

    The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9325717M
    ISBN 100898030455
    ISBN 109780898030457
    OCLC/WorldCa8256392

      The e-mail addresses that you supply to use this service will not be used for any other purpose without your consent. The Perverse Politics of Four-Letter Words: Risk and Pity in the Securitisation of Human Trafficking Show all authors. Book Review. Show details. The Cross-National Market in Human Beings. A collection of his essays were assembled into two books "Risk and Other Four-Letter Words" published by Harper & Row, and "The Twilight of Sovereignty" published by Charles Scribner's Sons. Prior to Mr. Wriston's death, he worked on a third book, "Bits, Bytes, and Balance Sheets: The New Economic Rules of Engagement In a Wireless World," which.

    "Risk and Other Four-Letter Words" published by Harper Collins: July Becomes Director - Tandem Computers Incorporated (until 8/29/97) Trustees of the Manhattan Institute establish the Wriston Lecture Series: March Becomes Director - AEA Investors Inc. (until 9/17/98) April 8: Becomes Director - United Meridian Corporation. Fathers and Other Four Letter Words kikanawj. Summary: I’m not going to let you risk your life like this!” Tim tried to find the words- tried to think of a way to stab back at his dad. To hurt him like he’d been hurt, time and time again.

    In his book ``Risk & Other Four-Letter Words,'' former Citicorp Chairman Walter Wriston describes De Forest's recompense. The pioneer was soon ``arrested for stock fraud (because he claimed) that his invention would be able to transmit the human voice across the Atlantic. He published a compilation of his speeches, "Risk and Other Four-Letter Words" in In September , he published another compilation called "The Twilight of Sovereignty: How the Information Revolution is Transforming our World.".


Share this book
You might also like
Aby Warburg

Aby Warburg

Medical aspects of atomic weapons

Medical aspects of atomic weapons

Recent engineering graduates out-earn their science counterparts

Recent engineering graduates out-earn their science counterparts

Little people big book about nature.

Little people big book about nature.

works of Thomas Otway

works of Thomas Otway

Index to European taxonomic literature for 1965

Index to European taxonomic literature for 1965

Philips Parish Church, Westlock, Alta.

Philips Parish Church, Westlock, Alta.

Electrodynamics of electrical machines

Electrodynamics of electrical machines

Identifying American brilliant cut glass

Identifying American brilliant cut glass

Roger Conant

Roger Conant

Ultimate golf techniques

Ultimate golf techniques

RACER # 3446117

RACER # 3446117

Risk and other four-letter words by Walter B. Wriston Download PDF EPUB FB2

Risk & other four-letter words Hardcover – January 1, by Walter B Wriston (Author) › Visit Amazon's Walter B Wriston Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Walter Cited by:   Risk and Other Four Letter Words Paperback – February 1, by Walter B. Wriston (Author) › Visit Amazon's Walter B. Wriston Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Walter B 5/5(2). Risk and Other 4 Letter Words [Walter Wriston] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(2). Risk and Other Four-Letter Words Walter B. Wriston, Author HarperCollins Publishers $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

OTHER BOOKS. The Twilight of Sovereignty. Risk & other four-letter words by Wriston, Walter B and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Risk & Other Four-letter Words by Wriston, Walter B - AbeBooks.

RISK AND OTHER FOUR-LETTER WORDS. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Perhaps because their authors perceive a need for immediacy and impact, even telling public addresses may not qualify as wholly satisfactory essays.

Buy Risk and Other Four Letter Words by Wriston, Walter B. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1.

Few other books have explored the economics and governance of the "global attic" we all inhabit with so much grace, wit and intelligence.

"Witty, urbane, incisive--a beguiling blend of erudition and a lifetime's practical experience." --Peter Drucker Access Risk and Other Four-Letter Words. Walter Bigelow Wriston (August 3, – Janu ) was a banker and former chairman and CEO of chief executive of Citibank / Citicorp (later Citigroup) from toWriston was widely regarded as the single most influential commercial banker of his time.

During his tenure as CEO, the bank introduced, among other innovations, automated teller machines, interstate. Wriston himself also wrote a book titled Risk and Other Four-Letter Words.

Image source: Getty Images. For other books on the savings and loan crisis, see Kathleen Day's S&L Hell. Synonyms for risk include danger, threat, peril, jeopardy, menace, distress, endangerment, imperilment, pitfall and trouble.

Find more similar words at. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wriston, Walter B. Risk & other four-letter words. New York: Harper & Row, © (OCoLC) Document Type. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Risk and Other Four Letter Words at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Perennial Library ; PL " Includes index. Description: ix, pages ; 20 cm: Series Title. Citigroup warns Canada is headed for a credit crisis.

Debt is a four letter word. Best never to forget average Canadian consumer has. Risk & Other Four-Letter Words is a compilation of speeches by Walter B. Wriston discussing information technology and economics. This object is in collection Walter B.

Wriston papers. Like his other books, this is a journalist writing. The book is rich in interviews of 1st hand sources; "the fifth risk" is actually a quote. The scary part is to imagine what damage the current ignorance, neglect and looting of the system may s: K.

SpringFlower Sight Word Game, Swat a Sight Word Educational Toy for Age of 3,4,5,6 Year Old Kids, Boys & Girls,Homeschool,Visual, Tactile and Auditory Learning, Pieces out of 5 stars $ $ 99 $ $ Click to read more about Risk and Other Four Letter Words by Walter B. Wriston.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers4/5(1). Walter B. Wriston, Author Scribner Book Company $25 (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. Risk and Other Four-Letter Words; Buy this book. Like those bad four-letter words, the treatment of risk in workforce strategy often presumes that any risk is bad and must be avoided.

When we prepared our book, “A Short Introduction to Strategic Human Resource Management,” we reviewed the regulatory and management frameworks that are used to define human capital risk and how to deal with it.Risk & Other Four-Letter Words was published in by Harper & Row Publishers.

This book examines the global marketplace and economics. The Twilight of Sovereignty: How the Information Revolution Is Transforming Our World was published in by Charles Scribner's Sons. This book focuses on information technology and its impact on the world.The author of Risk and Other Four Letter Words examines instant global electronic information and its impact on humanity, showing that the marriage of global TV, mobile telephones, satellites, and faxes with computers comprises a new geopolitical revolution.