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Bussing-Burks, Marie 1958-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 3,825 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Terminology  Textbooks  Outlines and syllabi  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HG179, 332.024
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marie Bussing-Burks
Profit from the evening news : using leading economic indicators to make smart money decisions by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Money for minors : a student's guide to economics by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenagers spend over $100 billion annually in the U.S. and influence everything from clothing styles to music and movies to food and cell phones. This book will help them understand how their daily decisions have a huge impact on the economy. Special features will enable budding moguls understand how to become entrepreneurs and create economic value, evaluate offers from banks and credit card companies, read the business section of the newspaper, understand the importance of various government statistics, and more. The book will not only prepare students for higher-level economics courses--it is a guide for anyone doing research on everything from the Great Depression to credit card debt to real estate to inflation. Over 400 clearly written definitions convey the essential concepts of economics and finance, while sidebars explain how economics affects our daily lives, and six mini-lessons provide real-life applications of how the economy functions.--From publisher description
Starbucks by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origins, development, and successes of Starbucks, as well as the corporation's strategies, innovations, and impact on society and the coffee industry; and includes a time line
Influential economists by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information on the lives and work of the economists Thomas Gresham, Adam Smith, Thomas Robert Malthus, Karl Marx, John Maynard Keynes, Milton Friedman, and Alan Greenspan
The young zillionaire's guide to taxation and government spending by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students entering today's workplace need to have a firm grasp of the fundamentals of economics and finance. This new series of books teaches middle school students the basic principles of economics and how modern economies work. Be a Zillionaire treats its readers as if they were true participants in the economy. Whether it's opening a savings account, purchasing a stock, or deciding which of various products or services represents the best buy, Be a Zillionaire will show kids how to make the best economic choices, and how those choices affect the workings of the larger economy.--
Deficit : why should I care? by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to the basic principles of the federal deficit, discussing such topics as the history of public debts, the rationale for deficit spending in a recession, and arguments for and against deficit reduction
Taxes and government spending by Clive Nichols( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of taxes in maintainging the governent's budget, explains government spending and fiscal policy, and describes how government policy is related to taxation
100 years of the Federal Reserve : the central banking system in the United States of America by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finally a book about the Federal Reserve targeted for young readers. This book should help middle and high school students understand the U.S. economy and society better at a time when recessions, bank failures, and the growing deficit are regularly in the news. The book celebrates the 100th anniversary of the American Federal Reserve system
How starbucks changed the world by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janet Yellen : Federal Reserve chair by Marie Bussing-Burks( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dollars and Sense : Taxes and Government Spending( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explains to readers, in lay terms, exactly how taxes and government spending work. Topics covered include where governmental funds comes from, the components of debt, and how the funds are spent
 
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Profit from the evening news : using leading economic indicators to make smart money decisions
Alternative Names
Barks, Marie Bussing- 1958-

Burks, Marie Bussing- 1958-

Bussing-Barks, Marie 1958-

Languages
English (50)

Covers
Money for minors : a student's guide to economicsStarbucksInfluential economistsThe young zillionaire's guide to taxation and government spendingDeficit : why should I care?