Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy]

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Summary The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy ¹ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Will set your hair on end Telegraph Top 50 Books of the YearLife is what happens between Michael Lewis books I forgot to breathe while reading The Fifth Risk Michael Hofmann TLS Books of the YearThe phenomenal new book from the international bestselling author of The Big ShortThe election happened And then there was radio silenceThe morning after Trump was elected president the people who ran the US Department of Energy an agency that. This book is really good at giving us an insight into how the US government actually works Michael Lewis interviewed many talented and dedicated people who worked in various departments and came up with a little mantra for these people what matters is the mission not the money All the work his interviewees did was valuable but if one department stands out it s probably the weather folks at NOAA For decades they ve been providing increasingly accurate forecasts and sharing their data without charge It goes without saying that this information is enormously valuable to a wide range of people farmers fisherfolk pilots insurers etc etcLewis describes how regime changes normally happen The day after a new president is elected teams of people chosen to lead the departments go in and receive extended briefings which are very necessary because the work is complex and often unexpected The Department of Commerce for example deals with commerce very little Its task is about collecting data Needless to say many departments waited and waited and waited When an appointee finally did show up it was often usually someone spectacularly unsuited for the job uninterested in the job desperate to make heavy cuts keen to fire anyone who had the gall to be interested in climate change for example and without a backup team In short an utter shambles What this did to morale and the ability to attract talented young people to this area can be guessed atLewis is very good as far as he goes The book ends rather abruptly with no summing up or reflection on his findings It would have been good to get information on other departments as well though that may have made the book much longer and would possibly have been of the same

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Summary The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy ¹ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Private investment fears to tread innovates and creates knowledge assesses extreme long term risk And now government is under attack By its own leadersIn The Fifth Risk Michael Lewis reveals the combustible cocktail of wilful ignorance and venality that is fuelling the destruction of a countrys fabric All of this Lewis shows exposes America and the world to the biggest risk of all It is what you never learned that might have saved you. Again he gets to the nub of so called democracy

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Summary The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy ¹ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Deals with some of the most powerful risks facing humanity waited to welcome the incoming administrations transition team Nobody appeared Across the US government the same thing happened nothingPeople dont notice when stuff goes right That is the stuff government does It manages everything that underpins our lives from funding free school meals to policing rogue nuclear activity to predicting extreme weather events It steps in where. The author commenced well and commanded attention Unfortunately the script descended rapidly into what appeared to be name dropping in the absence of succinct information


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    characters The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Michael Lewis à 0 Summary Read & Download ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook à Michael Lewis Lewis has joined the army of media Trump haters We are told that Obama went to great lengths to prepare for the transition but Trump ignored his efforts Maybe Obama knew he would be leaving but Trump didn't know he would be arrivingThere are lot's of scary statistics and statements from clever hard working bureacrats most of whom claim their efforts are not appreciated and their departments are under fundedLewis has written some great boo

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    Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] If you were worried about Donald Trump’s competence as POTUS then this book will read like a horror story If you thought he was doing a good job you may dismiss this a fake news However this book does highlight some of the enormous problems of getting anything done in modern America

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    Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] Absolutely engrossing well explained fast paced well thought out chronicle of part of Trump's vandalism Again team Trump is exposed as not expecting or prepared to winOnce they had won they took the spoils of victory in a mean and thoughtless way

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    Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] The author commenced well and commanded attention Unfortunately the script descended rapidly into what appeared to be name dropping in the absence of succinct information

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    characters The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] Michael Lewis à 0 Summary Lewis' highly readable book skewers the damage and costs to our society of electing the will fully ignorant ideologuesLet's hope there is a silver lining for COVID19 in reminding us the merits of competence

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    Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] If you didn't read this during the Trump Presidency read it now for all the chilling insights into how four chaotic years would unfold

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    Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] Again he gets to the nub of so called democracy

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    characters The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Michael Lewis à 0 Summary Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] In recent months there have been three especially informative bestsellers regarding the current White House and president Trump Each book is written by an accomplished journalist but with somewhat different angles of focus and very di

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    Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] Bob Woodward's 'Fear' was the big picture what happens when a demagogue who doesn't give a tuppeny damn about government

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    Michael Lewis à 0 Summary Read & Download ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook à Michael Lewis Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] The author gives the reader a tour of several major government departments or agencies With that background we learn that the Trump administration was than derelict in filling important posts and in every instance eventually filled the positio

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    Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] Read & Download ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook à Michael Lewis Michael Lewis à 0 Summary Michael Lewis is an author who specialises in Post Mort Lit He observes life through its processes both the successful as in Money Ball and the unsuccessful The Big Short He identifies key players in the process usually people that you have ne

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    characters The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Pdf/E–book [The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy] Michael Lewis à 0 Summary Eye opening delve into the forgotten army of government workers grappling with unsexy but completely critical issues I was gripped by the insights and explanations I always enjoy Michael Lewis books My only comp

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