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The Worst Is Yet To Come: A Post-Capitalist Survival Guide

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The Worst Is Yet To Come: A Post-Capitalist Survival Guide

Peter Fleming

Society & Social Sciences; Social forecasting, future studies; Political ideologies; Political economy

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Capitalism is about to commit suicide and is threatening to take us down with it. But will it give way to a grand social utopia... [more]

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The Age of Populism: The Tyranny of Authenticity and the Rise of Populism

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The Age of Populism: The Tyranny of Authenticity and the Rise of Populism...

Catherine Fieschi

Politics & government; Political economy

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Catherine Fieschi examines why populism and populist parties have become a feature of our politics. Populism's appeal, she... [more]

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Moneyland: Why Thieves And Crooks Now Rule The World And How To Take It Back

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Moneyland: Why Thieves And Crooks Now Rule The World And How To Take It...

Oliver Bullough

Political corruption; Business & Economics; Political economy

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Once upon a time, if an official stole money, there wasn't much he could do with it. He could buy himself a new car or build... [more]

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Democracy and Prosperity: Reinventing Capitalism through a Turbulent Century

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Democracy and Prosperity: Reinventing Capitalism through a Turbulent Century...

Torben Iversen, David Soskice

Globalization; Political structures: democracy; Business & Economics; Political economy

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A groundbreaking new historical analysis of how global capitalism and advanced democracies mutually support each other.<br/><br/>... [more]

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Dead Right: How Neoliberalism Ate Itself and What Comes Next

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Dead Right: How Neoliberalism Ate Itself and What Comes Next

Richard Denniss

History; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies; Political economy; Economic systems & structures

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Updated and expanded edition of Richard Denniss' bestselling Quarterly Essay. [more]

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How to Democratize Europe

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How to Democratize Europe

Stephanie Hennette, Thomas Piketty, Guillaume Sacriste, Antoine Vauchez

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Public administration; International economics; Political economy

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An all-star cast of scholars and politicians from Europe and America propose and debate the creation of a new European parliament... [more]

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People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent

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People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent...

Joseph Stiglitz

Business & Economics; Macroeconomics; Political economy

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We all have the sense that the American economy-and its government-tilts toward big business, but as Joseph E. Stiglitz explains... [more]

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Darkness by Design: The Hidden Power in Global Capital Markets

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Darkness by Design: The Hidden Power in Global Capital Markets

Walter Mattli

Globalization; International relations; Political corruption; Business & Economics; International finance; Political economy

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An expose of fragmented trading platforms, poor governance, and exploitative practices in today's capital markets Capital... [more]

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Economics for the Many

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Economics for the Many

John McDonnell

Politics & government; Central government policies; Political economy

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Our economy is rigged in favour of a wealthy elite. We need a new approach: an economics for the many. [more]

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Why Not Default?: The Political Economy of Sovereign Debt

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Why Not Default?: The Political Economy of Sovereign Debt

Jerome E. Roos

International relations; Business & Economics; Political economy; Economic history; Public finance

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How creditors came to wield unprecedented power over heavily indebted countries - and the dangers this poses to democracy.... [more]

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Who Defines the Public Interest?

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Who Defines the Public Interest?

Tom Frame

History; Central government policies; Political economy; Management: leadership & motivation

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Who defines the public interest? As the contributors to the collection have shown, the question itself is complex: which public... [more]

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The Finance Curse: How global finance is making us all poorer

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The Finance Curse: How global finance is making us all poorer

Nicholas Shaxson

Political activism; Business & Economics; International finance; Political economy; Financial crises & disasters

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Global finance is a system that works for the few and against the many. We are told global finance is about wealth creation;... [more]

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Keeping At It: The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government

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Keeping At It: The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government

Christine Harper, Paul A. Volcker

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Central government; Business & Economics; Political economy; Economic history

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The extraordinary life story of the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, whose absolute integrity provides the inspiration... [more]

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The Billionaire Raj: A Journey Through India's New Gilded Age

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The Billionaire Raj: A Journey Through India's New Gilded Age

James Crabtree

History; Social & cultural history; Political economy

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A timely account of the emerging superpower that is India and the rise and rise of the Bollygarchs [more]

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Restraining Great Powers: Soft Balancing from Empires to the Global Era

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Restraining Great Powers: Soft Balancing from Empires to the Global Era...

T. V. Paul

21st century history: from c 2000 -; Politics & government; Political structure & processes; Central government policies; Diplomacy; Political economy

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How subtler forms of balance-of-power politics can help states achieve their goals against aggressive powers without wars... [more]

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Dark Commerce: How a New Illicit Economy Is Threatening Our Future

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Dark Commerce: How a New Illicit Economy Is Threatening Our Future

Louise I. Shelley

Globalization; Drugs trade & trafficking; Political corruption; Business & Economics; International trade; Political economy

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A comprehensive look at the world of illicit trade. [more]

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The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New Anxieties

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The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New Anxieties

Paul Collier

Political ideologies; Political structures: democracy; Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

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From world-renowned economist Paul Collier, a candid diagnosis of the failures of capitalism and a pragmatic and realistic... [more]

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Red Flags: Why Xi's China Is in Jeopardy

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Red Flags: Why Xi's China Is in Jeopardy

George Magnus

History; Asian history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Central government policies; International relations; Political economy

Hardback

A trusted economic commentator provides a penetrating account of the threats to China's continued economic rise [more]

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Edge of Chaos

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Edge of Chaos

Dambisa Moyo

Peace studies & conflict resolution; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Geopolitics; Economic growth; Political economy

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Edge of Chaos sets out the new political and economic challenges facing the world, and the specific, radical solutions needed... [more]

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Political Risk: Facing the Threat of Global Insecurity in the Twenty-First Century

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Political Risk: Facing the Threat of Global Insecurity in the Twenty-First...

Condoleezza Rice, Amy Zegart

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Geopolitics; Political economy; Business strategy

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An examination of the rapidly evolving state of political risk, and how to navigate it by former U.S. secretary of state Condoleezza... [more]

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American Discontent: The Rise of Donald Trump and Decline of the Golden Age

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American Discontent: The Rise of Donald Trump and Decline of the Golden...

John L. Campbell

History; Ethnic studies; Political leaders & leadership; Political control & freedoms; Political economy; Press & journalism

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The 2016 presidential election was unlike any other in recent memory, and Donald Trump was an entirely different kind of candidate... [more]

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Tocqueville's Political Economy

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Tocqueville's Political Economy

Richard Swedberg

Social & political philosophy; History of ideas; Sociology; Business & Economics; Political economy; Economic history

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Alexis de Tocqueville (1805-59) has long been recognized as a major political and social thinker as well as historian, but... [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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Guiding principles for ensuring that central bankers and other unelected policymakers remain stewards of the common good Central... [more]

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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

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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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