A real-politik technological fantasy/thriller set in New Zealand. A US military airship on an anti-terrorist mission makes an emergency landing in Auckland. A defective nuclear reactor is covertly... More > off-loaded. The US President sends Delta Force commandos allegedly to guard the airship.
FBI agents and the commandos try to spirit the reactor out of Auckland without the NZ government
becoming aware of it. But they are resisted by Claire Sanvers, a schoolgirl driven by revenge for a past injustice. FBI Special Agent
Harry Talbot is assigned to stop her.< Less
The major activity in the investment management process is establishing policy guidelines to satisfy the investment objectives. Setting policy begins with the asset allocation decision. The asset... More > allocation decision addresses the question: How should the portfolio’s investments is distributed among the major asset classes? In other words, what should be the mix of assets in the portfolio? The term asset allocation means different things to different people and in different contexts.< Less
"In the financial accounting, the assets are said to be the economic resources. Anything intangible or tangible which is able to be controlled or owned to produce the value and which is held to... More > get positive economic value is known as an asset. If described simply, the assets symbolize the ownership of the value which can be changed into cash.
Balance sheet of any company archives the monetary value of assets. It is the money and other kinds of valuable assets owned by any business or individual.
A diplomatic protection mission goes horribly wrong, a police officer is murdered after discovering a strange list of past terror attacks, a young FBI agent seems always one step behind an elusive... More > suspect, and a betrayed federal agent struggles over what loyalty he owes a government that shows none. All the while an implacable enemy of the west is planning a deadly new attack.< Less
A young college graduate struggling to find meaning and purpose in a professional vocation reluctantly takes his first adult job, spars with what he suspects is an artificial intelligence, is soon... More > fired, arrested for student loan fraud, and sent to an abandoned amusement park repurposed as a for-profit prison labor camp.< Less
Partnered in an uneasy alliance with federal law enforcement, Chris Gordon has been hunting down the outlaw gang, Loki's Spawn, who attacked his vampire girlfriend. But when he finds unexpected... More > hostages who trigger his baser instincts, Chris is thrown into a search for answers to dark questions. How to control his inner demon, what do the Spawn want with children, and who is hunting him? Book 3 of the Demon Accords.< Less
There is a connection between going to school to become a successful person and acquiring debt—as if borrowing is necessary for healthy maturation, which makes the work done in school into... More > another production of debt in a new form.
I am currently an MFA student at California College of the Arts. As in any Fine Art Masters Degree pro- gram we make art and debt, but the debt is invisible and private. I estimate that my 2012 graduating class will produce about 3.2 million dollars of student debt at graduation. In this research I am testing the potential use-value of debt when it is transformed into material. I have been conducting metaphysical and strategic financial research into student debt as a way to understand the properties of this debt, so as to know if it is a natural resource for reinvestment or collective action.< Less