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East Indies: The 200 year struggle between Portugal, the Dutch East India Co. and the English East India Co. for supremacy in the Eastern Seas

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East Indies: The 200 year struggle between Portugal, the Dutch East India...

Ian Burnet

History; Asian history; Colonialism & imperialism; Geopolitics; International trade; Economic geography

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East Indies follows the trade winds, the trade routes, and the port cities across the East Indies and the Orient. High finance,... [more]

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Singapore: A Modern History

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Singapore: A Modern History

Michael D. Barr (Flinders University, Australia)

History; Asian history; Colonialism & imperialism; Political structure & processes; International relations; Economic history

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Comprehensive modern history of Singapore, from C16 to present [more]

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Australia's Second Chance: What Our History Tells Us About Our Future

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Australia's Second Chance: What Our History Tells Us About Our Future

George Megalogenis

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Economic history

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How Australia was already made great again, and how we can remain so in the Time of Trump. [more]

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Between Debt and the Devil: Money, Credit, and Fixing Global Finance

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Between Debt and the Devil: Money, Credit, and Fixing Global Finance

Adair Turner

Business & Economics; Monetary economics; Economic systems & structures; Financial crises & disasters; Public finance; Credit & credit institutions

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Adair Turner became chairman of Britain's Financial Services Authority just as the global financial crisis struck in 2008,... [more]

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The Wealth of Nations

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The Wealth of Nations

John Collins

Philosophy; Economics

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200 years after it was written, Adam Smith published The Wealth of Nations is still debated by governments internationally.... [more]

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A Century of Wealth in America

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A Century of Wealth in America

Edward N. Wolff

Business & Economics; Economic history

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Understanding wealth-who has it, how they acquired it, how they preserve it-is crucial to addressing challenges facing the... [more]

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

James Reardon-Anderson

Politics & government; International relations; Development economics; Environmental economics; Energy industries & utilities

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An absorbing look at China's diplomatic and business outreach in pursuit of secure hydrocarbon reserves. [more]

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Think Small: The Surprisingly Simple Ways to Reach Big Goals

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Think Small: The Surprisingly Simple Ways to Reach Big Goals

Owain Service

Psychology; Microeconomics; Self-help & personal development

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Using a simple framework based on seven scientifically tested steps, Think Small lays bare the groundbreaking findings of... [more]

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Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy

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Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens...

Cathy O'Neil

Political structures: democracy; Economic statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Algorithms & data structures

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We live in the age of the algorithm. Increasingly, the decisions that affect our lives - where we go to school, whether we... [more]

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Chronicles: On Our Troubled Times

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Chronicles: On Our Troubled Times

Thomas Piketty

Business & Economics; Financial crises & disasters

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Presents an analysis of the financial crisis, what has happened since and where we should go from here. Tackling a wider range... [more]

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Pocket World in Figures 2018

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Pocket World in Figures 2018

The Economist

Reference; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Social research & statistics; Economic statistics

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Containing fascinating facts and figures about the world we live in, this title comes with: rankings on more than 200 topics;... [more]

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Islam Instrumentalized: Religion and Politics in Historical Perspective

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Islam Instrumentalized: Religion and Politics in Historical Perspective...

Jean-Philippe Platteau

Industrialisation & industrial history; Religion & beliefs; Islam; Economic growth; Development economics; Economic systems & structures

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This book challenges the widespread view that Islam is a reactionary religion that defends tradition against modernity and... [more]

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The Politicians and the Egalitarians: The Hidden History of American Politics

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The Politicians and the Egalitarians: The Hidden History of American Politics...

Sean Wilentz (Princeton University)

History; History of the Americas; Political parties; Economic history

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An eminent historian reminds us of the commanding role party politics has played in America's enduring struggle against economic... [more]

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50 Economics Classics: Your shortcut to the most important ideas on capitalism, finance, and the global economy

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50 Economics Classics: Your shortcut to the most important ideas on capitalism,...

Tom Butler-Bowdon

Business & Economics; Economics

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The greatest economics books distilled in the latest volume of the bestselling 50 Classics series. Seminal ideas from thinkers... [more]

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The Curse of Cash: How Large-Denomination Bills Aid Crime and Tax Evasion and Constrain Monetary Policy

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The Curse of Cash: How Large-Denomination Bills Aid Crime and Tax Evasion...

Kenneth S. Rogoff

Business & Economics; Monetary economics; Public finance

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From the New York Times bestselling author of This Time Is Different, a fascinating and important book (Ben Bernanke) about... [more]

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The Ascendancy of Finance

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The Ascendancy of Finance

Joseph Vogl

Business & Economics; Political economy; Financial crises & disasters

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The global financial crisis of 2008 ushered in a system of informal decision-making in the grey zone between economics and... [more]

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The Only Game in Town: Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse

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The Only Game in Town: Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next...

Mohamed A El-Erian

Central government policies; Business & Economics; Macroeconomics; Political economy; Banking

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A roadmap to what lies ahead and the decisions we must make now to stave off the next global economic... [more]

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Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen

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Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen

Guy Standing

Sociology: work & labour; Welfare & benefit systems; Business & Economics; Labour economics; Economic history

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'Basic Income is an idea whose time has come, and Guy Standing has pioneered our understanding of it... Standing's analysis... [more]

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The End of Money: The story of bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and the blockchain revolution

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The End of Money: The story of bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and the blockchain...

New Scientist

Business & Economics; Monetary economics

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The End of Money is an essential introduction to cryptocurrencies and the blockchain revolution which has been hailed as the... [more]

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Empire of Things: How We Became a World of Consumers, from the Fifteenth Century to the Twenty-First

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Empire of Things: How We Became a World of Consumers, from the Fifteenth...

Frank Trentmann

History; Social & cultural history; Consumerism; Economic history

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What we consume has become the defining feature of our lives: our economies live or die by spending, we are treated more as... [more]

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The Wealth of Humans: Work and Its Absence in the Twenty-first Century

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The Wealth of Humans: Work and Its Absence in the Twenty-first Century

Ryan Avent

Business & Economics; Labour economics; Impact of science & technology on society

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To work is human. It puts food on the table, meaningfully structures our days, and strengthens our social ties. When work... [more]

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The Selected Letters of John Kenneth Galbraith

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The Selected Letters of John Kenneth Galbraith

Richard P. F. Holt

Biography; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; History of ideas; Economics; Macroeconomics; Political economy

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In his long and cosmopolitan life, Galbraith wrote thousands of letters, and Richard P. F. Holt has selected the most important... [more]

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Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

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Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

Steve Keen

Business & Economics; Political economy; Financial crises & disasters

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The Great Financial Crash had cataclysmic effects on the global economy, and took conventional economists completely by surprise.... [more]

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Crisis in Greece

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Crisis in Greece

Peter Siani-Davis

History; Financial crises & disasters

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Crisis in Greece is a readable primer for anyone interested in understanding the Greek financial crisis vis-a-vis Europe,... [more]

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China Matters: Getting It Right for Australia

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China Matters: Getting It Right for Australia

Bates Gill, Linda Jakobson

International relations; Business & Economics; International economics

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Australia and China face a new era, but are we ready? [more]

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