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Author: Mohamed El-Erian Narrator: Jonathan Davis Publisher: Blackstone Publishing Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: November 2008 ISBN: 9781482978179
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When Markets Collide is a timely alert to the fundamental changes taking place in today’s global economic and financial systems—and a call to action for investors who may fall victim to misinterpreting important signals. While some have tended to view asset class mispricings as mere “noise,” this compelling book shows why they are important signals of opportunities and risks that will shape the market for years to come. One of today’s most respected names in finance, Mohamed El-Erian puts recent events in their proper context, giving you the tools that can help you interpret the markets, benefit from global economic change, and navigate the risks. Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • “El-Erian is a doer and a thinker and someone who understands the risks of rare events. [Never before, have] I seen such a combination. Read this book.”

    Nassim Nicholas Taleb, New York Times bestselling author

  • “Mohamed El-Erian’s book is an important, wise, and insightful analysis.”    

    Michael Spence, recipient of the Noble Prize in Economics

  • “Mr. El-Erian…offers extremely detailed advice.”

    New York Times

  • “Few people are as well positioned to understand markets as Mohamed El-Erian. He is almost unique in being able to attack the credit crisis from the perspectives of academic economist, policy official, investment banker and fund manager…Mr. El-Erian’s insights are as valuable as ever.”

    Financial Times

  • “I can think of no better guide to the terrifying yet exhilarating new world of global finance.”

    Niall Ferguson, William Ziegler Professor at Harvard Business School

  • “El-Erian...specializes in spotting trends amid the blur and clanging noise of markets in motion. He steps back to consider the big picture and offer tips on how to allocate your assets in his new book.”    

    Bloomberg News

  • A New York Times bestseller
  • A Wall Street Journal bestseller

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  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Michel | 1/12/2014

    " The international investment world has changed since we were in B School! Get with it and read this book. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Wael | 1/2/2014

    " For ordinary people who wish to understand the global financial crisis that hit the world in 2008 "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 David | 12/25/2013

    " Terrible book and too biased on the role of glorifying IMF....ignoring bankers' greed from the start... "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 David | 12/23/2013

    " Mohamed' book is an essential read for world view of the market. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Maura | 12/10/2013

    " I found it interesting on a macro economics level. Found the information on global capital flows really interesting and useful in terms of thinking about where we are going next. This is not a book to help you invest your portfolio. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 C.J. | 11/26/2013

    " A good read for those wanting some insight into what to expect in the coming years; however, many of Mr. El-Erian's points were vague. The book could have been condensed and filled with more solid writing. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Valentin | 11/26/2013

    " This book is written one year before the financial meltdown. Mohamed El-Erian is using an eclectic approach to explain why markets collide. Good analysis, brilliant language, one of the best that I've read ever. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Rebecca | 10/21/2013

    " basically....invest in emerging markets? feels accessible while reading, then realized i retained very little. would go back to eventually, is interesting and well presented, but not right for right now! "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 David | 10/18/2013

    " Only read if you don't mind a ton of financial jargon thrown in. It can be a difficult read, but the insights are fantastic on the global economy. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Rick | 4/8/2013

    " tough read but amazing foresight into the financial mess we're experiencing considering it was written in 2007 "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Richard | 3/19/2012

    " eyeopening, real for today's times. A must read. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Jose | 1/14/2011

    " good account of current issues and changes in markets . a lucid book. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Rebecca | 4/15/2010

    " basically....invest in emerging markets? feels accessible while reading, then realized i retained very little. would go back to eventually, is interesting and well presented, but not right for right now! "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Maura | 7/20/2009

    " I found it interesting on a macro economics level. Found the information on global capital flows really interesting and useful in terms of thinking about where we are going next. This is not a book to help you invest your portfolio. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 David | 6/4/2009

    " Only read if you don't mind a ton of financial jargon thrown in. It can be a difficult read, but the insights are fantastic on the global economy. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Bev | 3/17/2009

    " A little over my head so I had to go through the book slowly- but stretching is always healthy. However I am sure that for people who work in the investment field it will not be too difficult.

    I loved the listening for signals in the noise advice! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Michel | 2/22/2009

    " The international investment world has changed since we were in B School! Get with it and read this book. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Jose | 1/3/2009

    " good account of current issues and changes in markets . a lucid book. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Rick | 10/13/2008

    " tough read but amazing foresight into the financial mess we're experiencing considering it was written in 2007 "

About the Author

Mohamed El-Erian is co-CEO and co-CIO of PIMCO, one of the largest investment management companies in the world. He has been featured in Bloomberg, Forbes, the Financial Times, Latin Finance, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal. Fortune named him a member of its eight-person “Mutual Fund Dream Team.”

About the Narrator

Jonathan Davis has been inducted into the Audible Narrator Hall of Fame. A three-time recipient and fourteen-time nominee of the Audie Award, he has earned accolades for his narration from the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, the American Library Association, Booklist, the Audio Publishers Association, AudioFile magazine, and USA Today. He has narrated a variety of bestsellers and award-winners for top publishing houses. He also narrated over forty titles of the Star Wars franchise for Lucasfilm Ltd./PRH Audio, including several iconic movie tie-ins, has participated with Star Wars Celebration, and has built a significant fan base. His work as a narrator includes films and programming for National Geographic Television, NOVA, PBS, VH1, and Francis Ford Coppola. He grew up in Puerto Rico and speaks Spanish, Portuguese, and Hebrew.