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Bad Samaritans: The Myth of Free Trade and the Secret History of Capitalism
Bad Samaritans: The Myth of Free Trade and the Secret History of Capitalism
by Ha Joon Chang
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“Lucid, deeply informed, and enlivened with striking illustrations, this penetrating study could be entitled ‘Economics in the Real World. Chang reveals the yawning gap between standard doctrines concerning economic development and what really... (read more)

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The Way Out: Kick-Starting Capitalism to Save Our Economic Ass
The Way Out: Kick-Starting Capitalism to Save Our Economic Ass
by L Hunter Lovins
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Believe in climate change. Or dont. It doesnt matter.  But youd better understand this: the best route to rebuilding our economy, our cities, and our job markets, as well as assuring national security, is doing precisely what you would do if you... (read more)

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Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism
Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism
by George A Akerlof
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"This book is a sorely needed corrective. Animal Spirits is an important--maybe even a decisive--contribution at a difficult juncture in macroeconomic theory."--Robert M. Solow, Nobel Prize-winning economist "This book is dynamite. It is a powerful... (read more)

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How Much Is Enough?: Money and the Good Life
How Much Is Enough?: Money and the Good Life
by Robert Skidelsky
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A provocative and timely call for a moral approach to economics, drawing on philosophers, political theorists, writers, and economists from Aristotle to Marx to Keynes. What constitutes the good life? What is the true value of money? Why do we work such... (read more)

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A Global Green New Deal: Rethinking the Economic Recovery
A Global Green New Deal: Rethinking the Economic Recovery
by Edward B Barbier
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Meeting the short run challenges of reviving the worldwide economy need not mean sacrificing long run economic and environmental sustainability. A Global Green New Deal (GGND) is an economic policy strategy for ensuring a more economically and... (read more)

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Global Warming and the World Trading System
Global Warming and the World Trading System
by Steve Charnovitz
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This critical study analyzes the legal ramifications of our time's most pressing environmental issue: global warming. It provides a thorough investigation of the relationship between trade and environmental policy and looks at the economic aspects of... (read more)

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Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with Failure. Tim Harford
Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with Failure. Tim Harford
by Tim Harford
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The Undercover Economist - famed for his explanations - now offers solutions. Tim Harford introduces a new way of thinking about how to solve the world's most urgent problems, from climate change to terrorism, African poverty to global finance - even the... (read more)

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New Perspectives on Asset Price Bubbles
New Perspectives on Asset Price Bubbles
by Douglas D. Evanoff
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This volume critically re-examines the profession's understanding of asset bubbles in light of the global financial crisis of 2007-09. It is well known that bubbles have occurred in the past, with the October 1929 crash as the most demonstrative example.... (read more)

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The Economists' Voice: Top Economists Take on Today's Problems
The Economists' Voice: Top Economists Take on Today's Problems
by Joseph E Stiglitz
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In this valuable resource, more than thirty of the world's top economists offer innovative policy ideas and insightful commentary on our most pressing economic issues, such as global warming, the global economy, government spending, Social Security, tax... (read more)

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Bailouts: Public Money, Private Profit (Columbia / Ssrc Book)
Bailouts: Public Money, Private Profit (Columbia / Ssrc Book)
by Robert E Wright
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Today's financial crisis is the result of dismal failures on the part of regulators, market analysts, and corporate executives. Yet the response of the American government has been to bail out the very institutions and individuals that have wrought such... (read more)

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Building Social Business: The New Kind of Capitalism That Serves Humanity's Most Pressing Needs
Building Social Business: The New Kind of Capitalism That Serves Humanity's Most Pressing Needs
by Muhammad Yunus
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Muhammad Yunus, the practical visionary who pioneered microcredit and, with his Grameen Bank, won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, has developed a visionary new dimension for capitalism which he calls social business. By harnessing the energy of profit-making... (read more)

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Too Stupid to Quit: Banking and Business Lessons Learned the Hard Way
Too Stupid to Quit: Banking and Business Lessons Learned the Hard Way
by Richard D Jackson
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This is a book that will be helpful to readers, who are interested in banking, management practices, leadership, and the Atlanta business scene with insights of the "key movers and shakers" and the deals they consummated. It will have a strong appeal for... (read more)

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Crass Struggle: Greed, Glitz and Gluttony in a Wanna-Have World
Crass Struggle: Greed, Glitz and Gluttony in a Wanna-Have World
by R T Naylor
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A critique of the lifestyles of today's ultra rich bolstered by old-fashioned muckraking, Crass Struggle provides a sharp, original, and often humorous commentary on "the bad side of the good life, the underbelly of the potbelly." Taking the reader... (read more)

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Dollars and Sex
Dollars and Sex
by Marina Adshade
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"Ever wonder why a high-value mate faces intractable levels of search friction in the saturated courtship market (read: why a nice guy can't get a date)? If so, Adshade's got news for you. In this blog-to-book treatise on the relationship between sex and... (read more)

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The Crises of Capitalism: A Different Study of Political Economy
The Crises of Capitalism: A Different Study of Political Economy
by Saral Sarkar
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For nearly 300 years, capitalism propelled the world's most successful economies to new heights of development. But a spate of global environmental disasters and severe economic crises compels thinkers to question whether the system continues to function.... (read more)

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Divided: The Perils of Our Growing Inequality
Divided: The Perils of Our Growing Inequality
by David Cay Johnston
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The issue of inequality has irrefutably returned to the fore, riding on the anger against Wall Street following the 2008 financial crisis and the concentration of economic and political power in the hands of the super–rich. The Occupy movement made... (read more)

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The Accidental Theorist and Other Dispatches from the Dismal Science
The Accidental Theorist and Other Dispatches from the Dismal Science
by Paul Krugman
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In this wonderfully cohesive set of sharp and witty essays, Paul Krugman tackles bad economic ideas from across the political spectrum. In plain English, he enlightens us on the Asian crisis, corporate downsizing, and the globalization of the American... (read more)

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Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy [New in Paper]
Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy [New in Paper]
by Raghuram G Rajan
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"Fault Lines provides an excellent analysis of the lessons to be learned from the financial crisis, and the difficult choices that lie ahead. Of the many books written in the wake of our recent economic meltdown, this is the one that gets it right... (read more)

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The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use "Plain English" to Rob You Blind
The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use "Plain English" to Rob You Blind
by David Cay Johnston
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A bestselling authors shocking analysis of the many ways we are victimized by corporations   David Cay Johnston, the bestselling author of Perfectly Legal and Free Lunch, is famous for exposing the perfidies of our biggest institutions. Now he turns... (read more)

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Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius
Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius
by Sylvia Nasar
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Aandlt;Iandgt; New York Times andlt;/Iandgt;bestseller, this sweeping narrative from the author of andlt;Iandgt;A Beautiful Mind andlt;/Iandgt;takes us on a journey through modern history with the men and women who changed the lives of every single... (read more)

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