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The Political Power of Global Corporations

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The Political Power of Global Corporations

John Mikler

Politics & government; International trade; Political economy

Paperback

We have long been told that corporations rule the world, their interests seemingly taking precedence over states and their... [more]

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China's Crisis of Success

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China's Crisis of Success

William H. Overholt (Harvard University, Massachusetts)

History; Political structure & processes; International relations; Political economy

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China's Crisis of Success re-examines China's rise to superpower status, showing that, despite social and administrative strengths... [more]

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The Euro: And its Threat to the Future of Europe

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The Euro: And its Threat to the Future of Europe

Joseph Stiglitz

International relations; Business & Economics; Monetary economics; International economics; Political economy

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Can the euro be saved? Laying bare the European Central Bank's misguided inflation-only mandate and explaining why austerity... [more]

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Unelected Power: The Quest for Legitimacy in Central Banking and the Regulatory State

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Unelected Power: The Quest for Legitimacy in Central Banking and the Regulatory...

Paul Tucker

Political structures: democracy; Central government policies; Business & Economics; Political economy; Banking; Constitutional & administrative law

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Tucker presents guiding principles for ensuring that central bankers and other unelected policymakers remain stewards of the... [more]

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Top Incomes in France in the Twentieth Century: Inequality and Redistribution, 1901-1998

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Top Incomes in France in the Twentieth Century: Inequality and Redistribution,...

Thomas Piketty

European history; Political science & theory; Business & Economics; Economic systems & structures; Economic history

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This pioneering work by Thomas Piketty explains the facts and dynamics of income inequality in France in the twentieth century.... [more]

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American Default: The Untold Story of FDR, the Supreme Court, and the Battle over Gold

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American Default: The Untold Story of FDR, the Supreme Court, and the Battle...

Sebastian Edwards

Central government policies; Business & Economics; Financial crises & disasters; Economic history; Public finance

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The untold story of how FDR did the unthinkable to save the American economy. [more]

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Confessions Of A Microfinance Heretic

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Confessions Of A Microfinance Heretic

Hugh Sinclair

Business & Economics; Microeconomics

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Offering inspiring success stories, the microfinance industry depends on the faith of investors that small loans can transform... [more]

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Beyond Politics: The Private Governance Response to Climate Change

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Beyond Politics: The Private Governance Response to Climate Change

Michael P. Vandenbergh (Vanderbilt University, Tennessee), Jonathan M. Gilligan (Vanderbilt University, Tennessee)

Political economy; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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An optimistic view of the climate problem, drawing on law, policy, and social science to show how the private sector can bypass... [more]

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Necessary Evil: How to Fix Finance by Saving Human Rights

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Necessary Evil: How to Fix Finance by Saving Human Rights

David Kinley

International relations; Human rights; Business & Economics; International economics; Political economy; Economic geography

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Necessary Evil is a penetrating investigation into how the financial system both advances and undermines progress in human... [more]

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End of an Era: How China's Authoritarian Revival is Undermining Its Rise

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End of an Era: How China's Authoritarian Revival is Undermining Its Rise...

Carl Minzner (Professor of Law, Fordham University)

History; Religion & politics; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Marxism & Communism; Political economy

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In this book, Carl Minzner argues that China's reform era is ending. The core factors that characterized the era-political... [more]

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The Open Sea: The Economic Life of the Ancient Mediterranean World from the Iron Age to the Rise of Rome

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The Open Sea: The Economic Life of the Ancient Mediterranean World from...

J. G. Manning

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Economic history

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A major new economic history of the ancient Mediterranean world.<br /><br... [more]

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Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

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Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

Eric A. Posner, E. Glen Weyl

Political ideologies; Central government policies; Business & Economics; Economics; Economic theory & philosophy

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Revealing bold new ways to structure markets for the good of everyone, this book shows how the emancipatory force of genuinely... [more]

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Modern Principles of Microeconomics

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Modern Principles of Microeconomics

Alex Tabarrok, Tyler Cowen

Business & Economics; Microeconomics

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Engaging authors, unbiased presentations of essential ideas, and a knack for revealing the 'invisible hand' of economics at... [more]

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Globalization and Its Discontents

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Globalization and Its Discontents

Joseph Stiglitz

Globalization; Business & Economics; International economics

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Our world is changing. Globalization is not working. It is hurting those it was meant to help. This title exposes of the all-powerful... [more]

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Karl Polanyi: A Life on the Left

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Karl Polanyi: A Life on the Left

Dr. Gareth Dale

Biography; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

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Karl Polanyi was one of the twentieth century's most original interpreters of the market economy. His writing still serves... [more]

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Inside Russian Politics

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Inside Russian Politics

Edwin Bacon

History; Politics & government; Political economy

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The first title in a new series of short, accessible books on the politics of the world's most intriguing countries.The Inside... [more]

$24.99

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Thank You for Being Late: An Optimists Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations

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Thank You for Being Late: An Optimists Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations...

Thomas L. Friedman

Society & Social Sciences; Globalization; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Environmental economics; Political economy; Impact of science & technology on society

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A field guide to the twenty-first century, written by one of its most celebrated observers. Thomas L. Friedman shows that... [more]

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Why Minsky Matters: An Introduction to the Work of a Maverick Economist

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Why Minsky Matters: An Introduction to the Work of a Maverick Economist...

L. Randall Wray

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Financial crises & disasters

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Perhaps no economist was more vindicated by the global financial crisis than Hyman P. Minsky (1919-96). Although a handful... [more]

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What Makes a Terrorist: Economics and the Roots of Terrorism - 10th Anniversary Edition

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What Makes a Terrorist: Economics and the Roots of Terrorism - 10th Anniversary...

Alan B. Krueger

Violence in society; Politics & government; Terrorism, armed struggle; Political economy

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Many popular ideas about terrorists and why they seek to harm us are fueled by falsehoods and misinformation. This title argues... [more]

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The Origins of Happiness: The Science of Well-Being over the Life Course

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The Origins of Happiness: The Science of Well-Being over the Life Course...

Richard Layard, George Ward, Richard Layard, Nattavudh Powdthavee, George Ward

Society & Social Sciences; Sociology; Social, group or collective psychology; Economics

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What makes people happy? Why should governments care about people's well-being? How would policy change if well-being was... [more]

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The Rift: A New Africa Breaks Free

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The Rift: A New Africa Breaks Free

Alex Perry

History; African history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Politics & government; Political economy

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A vivid and provocative look at how the world gets Africa wrong, and how a resurgent Africa is forcing us to think again -... [more]

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The Moral Economists: R. H. Tawney, Karl Polanyi, E. P. Thompson, and the Critique of Capitalism

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The Moral Economists: R. H. Tawney, Karl Polanyi, E. P. Thompson, and the...

Tim Rogan

British & Irish history; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Economic history

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A fresh look at how three important twentieth-century British thinkers viewed capitalism through a moral rather than material... [more]

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The Road to Serfdom

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The Road to Serfdom

David Linden, Nick Broten

Philosophy; Economics

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Friedrich Hayek's The Road to Serfdom (1944) analyzes the ways in which excessive government planning can erode democracy.... [more]

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No God but Gain: The Untold Story of Cuban Slavery, the Monroe Doctrine, and the Making of the United States

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No God but Gain: The Untold Story of Cuban Slavery, the Monroe Doctrine,...

Stephen Chambers

History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Slavery & abolition of slavery; International trade

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The decisive role of the illegal slave trade in the making of the United States [more]

$19.99

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Neoliberalism

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Neoliberalism

Damien Cahill, Martijn Konings

Business & Economics; Economic systems & structures

Paperback

For over three decades neoliberalism has been the dominant economic ideology. [more]

$33.95

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