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Resilience : why things bounce back

Author: Andrew Zolli; Ann Marie Healy
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st Free Press hardcover edView all editions and formats
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All systems break down. Some bounce back, others do not. This is a book about why. Covering business, economic, geographic and social systems, Zolli uncovers a wealth of absorbing examples--from the link between US oil prices and the recent 'tortilla riots' in Mexico to what was really happening when the U.S. government decided not to bail out Lehman Bros.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Zolli; Ann Marie Healy
ISBN: 9781451683806 1451683804
OCLC Number: 769986983
Description: 323 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Robust-yet-fragile --
Sense, scale, swarm --
The power of clusters --
The resilient mind --
Cooperation when it counts --
Cognitive diversity --
Communities that bounce back --
The translational leader --
Bringing resilience home.
Responsibility: Andrew Zolli & Ann Marie Healy.

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All systems break down. Some bounce back, others do not. This is a book about why. Covering business, economic, geographic and social systems, Zolli uncovers a wealth of absorbing examples--from the link between US oil prices and the recent 'tortilla riots' in Mexico to what was really happening when the U.S. government decided not to bail out Lehman Bros.

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