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The Sweet Spot: How Australia Made Its Own Luck - and Could Now Throw it All Away

The Sweet Spot: How Australia Made Its Own Luck - and Could Now Throw it...

Peter Hartcher

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Popular culture; Sociology; Politics & government; Economics; Economic history; Business & management

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Australia is an international success story, but can it stay on top? The Sweet Spot takes a provocative look at how Australia... [more]

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Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

Nicholas Wapshott

Business & Economics; Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

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Can government fix a broken economy? Two great economists disagreed eighty years ago, and their debate dominates politics... [more]

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Dirty Money: The True Cost of Australia's Mineral Boom

Dirty Money: The True Cost of Australia's Mineral Boom

Matthew Benns

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Society & culture: general; Business & Economics; Mining industry; Pollution & threats to the environment; Social impact of environmental issues

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They put the boys into the Anvil mining truck. They came for my dad. I asked them 'where are you taking him?' and they didn't... [more]

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Grand Pursuit: A Story of Economic Genius

Grand Pursuit: A Story of Economic Genius

Sylvia Nasar

Business & Economics; Economic history

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Sylvia Nasar, the author of the phenomenal bestseller A Beautiful Mind takes us on a journey through the epic story of the... [more]

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Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography

Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography

Walter Isaacson

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Information technology industries

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* An extraordinary book which gives us a unique insight into the life and thinking of the man who has single-handedly transformed... [more]

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When Money Dies: The Nightmare of the Weimar Hyper-inflation

When Money Dies: The Nightmare of the Weimar Hyper-inflation

Adam Fergusson

Business & Economics; Financial crises & disasters; Economic history

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In 1923, with its currency effectively worthless (the exchange rate in December of that year was one dollar to 4,200,000,000,000... [more]

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Broadcast Wars: The Money, the EGO, the Power Behind Your Remote Control

Broadcast Wars: The Money, the EGO, the Power Behind Your Remote Control...

Michael Bodey

21st century history: from c 2000 -; Society & Social Sciences; TV & society; Radio & television industry

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THE MONEY, THE EGO, THE POWER BEHIND YOUR REMOTE CONTROL [more]

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Beyond the Boom: Penguin Special

Beyond the Boom: Penguin Special

John Edwards

History; Economics

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After decades of prosperity Australians are now worried about their jobs, their incomes and their future. The mining boom,... [more]

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The Summit: The Biggest Battle of the Second World War - Fought Behind Closed Doors

The Summit: The Biggest Battle of the Second World War - Fought Behind Closed...

Ed Conway

History; General & world history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Monetary economics; Economic history

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The idea of world leaders gathering in the midst of economic crisis has become all-too familiar. But the summit at Bretton... [more]

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Quick and Nimble: Lessons from Leading CEOs on How to Create a Culture of Innovation

Quick and Nimble: Lessons from Leading CEOs on How to Create a Culture of...

Adam Bryant

Business & Economics; Business & management; Management & management techniques; Personal finance

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The secrets of more than 200 successful CEOs revealed! In Quick and Nimble, Adam Bryant distils the wisdom of more than 200... [more]

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Killing Fairfax: Packer, Murdoch and the Ultimate Revenge

Killing Fairfax: Packer, Murdoch and the Ultimate Revenge

Pamela Williams

History; Media studies; Business & Economics; Press & journalism

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An incisive, hard-hitting and utterly compelling exposé of media, powerful mates and multimillion-dollar deals. [more]

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Thinking, Fast and Slow

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Daniel Kahneman

Cognition & cognitive psychology; Intelligence & reasoning; Economics; Business & management; Neurosciences; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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Looks at the way our minds work, and how we make decisions. This book reveals how our minds are tripped up by error and prejudice... [more]

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Confessions of a Qantas Flight Attendant: True Tales and Gossip from the Galley

Confessions of a Qantas Flight Attendant: True Tales and Gossip from the...

Owen Beddall

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Aerospace & air transport industries; Aircraft: general interest; Travel & holiday

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Want to know what really goes on on an aeroplane? Let's go behind the scenes and fly high with these tall tales and gossip... [more]

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Economics: The User's Guide: A Pelican Introduction

Economics: The User's Guide: A Pelican Introduction

Ha-Joon Chang

Business & Economics; Economics

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What is economics? What can - and can't - it explain about the world? Why does it matter? This book teaches economics at Cambridge... [more]

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Journalism Ethics for the Digital Age

Journalism Ethics for the Digital Age

Denis Muller

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Press & journalism

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Journalism is being transformed by the digital revolution. Journalists working for media organisations are having to file... [more]

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Twiggy: The High-Stakes Life of Andrew Forrest

Twiggy: The High-Stakes Life of Andrew Forrest

Andrew Burrell

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: business & industry; Anthologies (non-poetry); Business & Economics; Mining industry

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Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest is the public face of Australia's once-in-a-lifetime mining boom. A swashbuckling entrepreneur in... [more]

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The Economics of Just About Everything: The Hidden Reasons for our Curious Choices and Surprising Successes in Life

The Economics of Just About Everything: The Hidden Reasons for our Curious...

Andrew Leigh

Anthologies (non-poetry); Business & Economics; Econometrics

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A fun and illuminating book full of surprising facts and amazing insights about how the laws of economics affect our everyday... [more]

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Killing Fairfax: Packer, Murdoch and the Ultimate Revenge

Killing Fairfax: Packer, Murdoch and the Ultimate Revenge

Pamela Williams

History; Media studies; Business & Economics; Media, information & communication industries; National & regional cuisine

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Covering a decade and a half of lost opportunity and mismanagement, this story culminates in Fairfax's catastrophic loss of... [more]

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The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat, and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet

The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat, and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet...

Nina Teicholz

Health economics; Medicine; Family & health

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For the past 60 years, we have been told that the best possible diet involves cutting back on fat, especially saturated fat.... [more]

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Quarterly Essay #54: Dragon's Tail - The Lucky Country After the China Boom

Quarterly Essay #54: Dragon's Tail - The Lucky Country After the China Boom...

Andrew Charlton

History; Economic growth; Political economy; Economic history; Business studies: general

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In this timely Quarterly Essay, Andrew Charlton demolishes some myths about Australia's long boom. Around 2000 Australia's... [more]

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David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants

Malcolm Gladwell

Society & culture: general; Popular culture; Psychology; Education; Management decision making; Health & Self-Help

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Sets the author on a journey that takes him from art to basketball, the brain to revolutions, along the way weaving unforgettable... [more]

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Flashbacks from the Flow Zone

Flashbacks from the Flow Zone

Tom Crago

Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: business & industry; Memoirs; Entrepreneurship

Paperback

A wild ride through the first decade of the new millennium as a small video game developer goes from garage start-up to global... [more]

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Power Failure: The Inside Story of Climate Politics Under Rudd and Gillard

Power Failure: The Inside Story of Climate Politics Under Rudd and Gillard...

Philip Chubb

History; Central government policies; Political economy; Meteorology & climatology; Global warming; The natural world, country life & pets

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One of the most bitterly contested political issues of recent times has been climate change, and how - or indeed whether -... [more]

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Not for Greens

Not for Greens

Ian Plimer

Environmental economics; Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist, conservationist & Green organizations; Conservation of the environment; Environmental science, engineering & technology

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The processes required to make a humble stainless steel teaspoon are remarkably complicated and every stage involves risk,... [more]

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Contest of the Century: The New Era of Competition with China

Contest of the Century: The New Era of Competition with China

Geoff Dyer

General & world history; Business & Economics; Economic growth; International economics

Hardback

By sea and on the airwaves, by dollar and yuan, a contest has begun that will shape the next century. If globalisation has... [more]

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