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This Changes Everything

by Naomi Klein Simon & Schuster (August 21, 2014)

The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core “free market” ideology...


Labor, Class Formation, and China's Informationized Policy of Economic Development

by Yu Hong Lexington Books (March 31, 2011)

In Labor, Class Formation, and China's Informationized Policy of Economic Development, Yu Hong examines crucial connections between the evolving political economy of information and communications technology...


Offshore Financial Centers and Regulatory Competition

by Andrew P. Morriss, Richard K. Gordon, Anna Manasco Dionne & Craig M. Boise et al. AEI Press (June 16, 2010)

In Offshore Financial Centers and Regulatory Competition, a group of leading international law and finance experts argues that offshore jurisdictions have become key players in corporate finance and captive...


Saris on Scooters: How Microcredit Is Changing Village India

by Sheila McLeod Arnopoulos & Mary Ellen Iskenderian Dundurn (April 12, 2010)

Sheila McLeod Arnopoulos uses her talent for investigative reporting to take us into the poorest villages in India. Women who live there make astute use of microcredit to break the cycle of poverty. After witnessing...


The BRIC Road to Growth

by Jim O'Neill London Publishing Partnership (November 23, 2013)

The idea that Brazil, Russia, India and China (the "BRICs") are the rising stars of the world economy is now widely accepted. However, the "old" developed nations have not adjusted to the new world order as...


The Shadow Market

by Eric J. Weiner Scribner (September 21, 2010)

Acclaimed financial journalist Eric J. Weiner reveals how foreign countries and private investors are increasingly controlling the global economy and secretly wresting power from the United States in ways that...


Vietnam in the Global Economy: The Dynamics of Integration, Decentralization, and Contested Politics

by Thomas Jandl Lexington Books (October 24, 2013)

This book describes in a game-theoretical approach how the development success story Vietnam managed to keep rent seeking in check sufficiently to attract record numbers of foreign investors and exhibit strong...


Social Security Policy in Hong Kong: From British Colony to China's Special Administrative Region

by Chak Kwan Chan Lexington Books (September 16, 2011)

Social Security Policy in Hong Kong: From British Colony to Special Administrative Region of China, by Chak Kwan Chan, is the first book which systematically examines Hong Kong's social security policies across...


First Principles of Islamic Economics

by Sayyid Abul A'la Mawdudi The Islamic Foundation (May 23, 2013)

A collection of major writings on Islamic economics by one of the leading Muslim intellectuals of the twentieth century.


Fortune Favors the Bold

by Lester C. Thurow HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Bestselling author and renowned economist Lester Thurow argues forcefully that globalization is not a done deal and we must seize the moment now if we are to create a new global economy in which all can prosper....


Swap: How Trade Works

by Philip I. Levy & Claude Barfield AEI Press (October 16, 2011)

A concise introduction to the principles of world economics, Swap is an easy-to-understand resource for a general audience. This brief, practical volume covers the principles of specialization, comparative advantage,...


The Debt Threat

by Noreena Hertz HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

Noreena Hertz, one of the world's leading experts on economic globalization, looks at the history of third-world debt and its crippling effects on people in developing countries.

Drawing from her impressive debt-relief...


Imperial Canada Inc.: Legal Haven of Choice for the World's Mining Industries

by Alain Deneault & William Sacher Talonbooks (December 28, 2012)

Asks (and answers) the simple question: why is Canada home to more than 70% of the world’s mining companies?


Measured Excess: Status, Gender, and Consumer Nationalism in South Korea

by Laura C. Nelson Columbia University Press (December 06, 2000)

This insightful analysis of the ways in which South Korean economic development strategies have reshaped the country's national identity gives specific attention to the manner in which women, as the primary...


China and East Asia's Post-Crises Community: A Region in Flux

by Wei Liang & Faizullah Khilji Lexington Books (October 04, 2012)

China and East Asia’s Post-Crises Community: A Region in Flux, by Wei Liang and Faizullah Khilji, explores how an East Asian community is taking shape as a result of China’s emergence as a global economic...


Policy and Economic Performance in Divided Korea during the Cold War Era: 1945-91

by Nicholas Eberstadt AEI Press (March 16, 2010)

In Policy and Economic Performance in Divided Korea during the Cold War Era: 1945-91, Eberstadt presents an impressive compilation of hard-to-find comparative data on economic performance for the Democratic...


Awkward Embrace: The United States and China in the 21st Century

by Daniel Blumenthal & Phillip Swagel AEI Press (October 26, 2012)

In Awkward Embrace, Phillip Swagel applies his experience at the Treasury Department to show the reader why America’s economic relationship with China has been a beneficial one and details what needs to happen...


Rwanda, Inc.

by Patricia Crisafulli & Andrea Redmond St. Martin's Press (November 12, 2012)

Eighteen years after the genocide that made Rwanda international news, but left it all but abandoned by the West, the country has achieved a miraculous turnaround. Rising out of the complete devastation of a...


In Defense of Open Society

by George Soros PublicAffairs (October 21, 2019)

An impassioned defense of open society, academic and media freedom, and human rights.

George Soros -- universally known for his philanthropy, progressive politics, and investment success--has been under sustained...


Collusion

by Nomi Prins & Ellen Archer Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2018)

A searing exposé of the collusion between central bankers as they control global markets and dictate economic policy

The 2008 financial crisis unleashed a chain reaction that turbo-boosted the influence of...


Discrimination and Disparities

by Thomas Sowell Basic Books (March 04, 2019)

An enlarged edition of Thomas Sowell's brilliant examination of the origins of economic disparities

Economic and other outcomes differ vastly among individuals, groups, and nations. Many explanations have been...


Vanishing Frontiers

by Andrew Selee PublicAffairs (June 04, 2018)

There may be no story today with a wider gap between fact and fiction than the relationship between the United States and Mexico.

Wall or no wall, deeply intertwined social, economic, business, cultural, and...


Collusion

by Nomi Prins Bold Type Books (April 30, 2018)

In this searing exposéformer Wall Street insider Nomi Prins shows how the 2007-2008 financial crisis turbo-boosted the influence of central bankers and triggered a massive shift in the world order.

Central...


Superfast Primetime Ultimate Nation

by Adam Roberts PublicAffairs (April 24, 2017)

Who can foretell India's future? Mr. Joshi is a fortune teller in a slum in south Delhi who uses a soothsaying green parrot to make predictions. When Adam Roberts visited him in 2012, Joshi's parrot declared...


How Money Got Free

by Brian Patrick Eha Oneworld Publications (April 06, 2017)

In the space of a few years, Bitcoin has gone from an idea ignored or maligned by almost everyone to an asset with a market cap of more than $12 billion. Venture capital firms, Goldman Sachs, the New York Stock...


Fair Trade

by Jacqueline DeCarlo Oneworld Publications (May 01, 2007)

What’s wrong with buying regular coffee? Does Fair Trade necessarily mean ethical trade? What impact can consumers have on global economics? Fair Trade: A Beginner’s Guide reveals why Fair Trade means more...


Bluff

by Anjum Hoda Oneworld Publications (June 09, 2016)

The accepted narrative of the global financial crisis of 2007-09 is that the central banks saved us from an inferno caused by Wall Street greed. While there is no doubt they did save us, did the firefighters...


Superpower Showdown

by Bob Davis, Lingling Wei & Rick Adamson HarperAudio (June 09, 2020)

This is the inside story of the US-China trade war, how relations between these superpowers  unraveled, darkening prospects for global peace and prosperity, as told by two Wall Street Journal reporters, one...


This Changes Everything

by Naomi Klein & Ellen Archer Simon & Schuster Audio (September 16, 2014)

The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core "free market" ideology of our...


Postcapitalism

by Paul Mason & Gildart Jackson Blackstone Publishing (February 09, 2016)

We know that our world is undergoing seismic change--but how can we emerge from the crisis a fairer, more equal society?

Over the past two centuries or so, capitalism has undergone profound changes--economic...


The Rise and Fall of Nations

by Ruchir Sharma & William Hughes Blackstone Publishing (June 07, 2016)

This pioneering work demystifies the drivers behind political, economic, and social change.

Shaped by his twenty-five years traveling the world and enlivened by encounters with tycoons, presidents, and villagers...


Rwanda, Inc.

by Andrea Redmond, Patricia Crisafulli, Hillary Huber & Joseph W. Saunders Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2013)

Eighteen years after the genocide that made Rwandainternational news, yet left it all but abandoned by the West, the country hasachieved a miraculous turnaround. Rising out of the complete devastation of afailed...


Breakout Nations

by Ruchir Sharma & Alan Sklar Blackstone Publishing (June 29, 2012)

After a decade of rapid growth, the world's most celebrated emerging markets are poised to slow down. Which countries will rise to challenge them?

To identify the economic stars of the future, we should abandon...


Vanishing Frontiers

by Andrew Selee & Kevin Stillwell PublicAffairs (June 05, 2018)

There may be no story today with a wider gap between fact and fiction than the relationship between the United States and Mexico.

Wall or no wall, deeply intertwined social, economic, business, cultural, and...


Superfast Primetime Ultimate Nation

by Adam Roberts & Graeme Malcolm PublicAffairs (April 25, 2017)

Who can foretell India's future? Mr. Joshi is a fortune teller in a slum in south Delhi who uses a soothsaying green parrot to make predictions. When Adam Roberts visited him in 2012, Joshi's parrot declared...


Government Size and Implications for Economic Growth

by Andreas Bergh & Magnus Henrekson AEI Press (July 16, 2010)

Government Size and Economic Growth concludes that, in every case, economic freedom is a crucial determinant of economic growth_suggesting that government intervention in the marketplace may be the wrong approach...


The Economic Consequences of Peace

by John Maynard Keynes & Paul A. Volcker Skyhorse (October 17, 2007)

Generally regarded as the most influential social science treatise of the 20th century, this work by legendary economist John Maynard Keynes is relevant reading even today for anyone who wants to understand...


The Economic Consequences of the Peace

by John Maynard Keynes & Paul A. Volcker Skyhorse (September 27, 2016)

A new edition of the seminal text by the father of modern economics.

First published in 1919, John Maynard Keynes's The Economic Consequences of the Peace created immediate controversy. Keynes was a firsthand...


A Primer on Macroeconomics, Second Edition, Volume II

by Thomas M. Beveridge Business Expert Press (September 26, 2018)

This two-volume text represents a common sense approach to basic macroeconomics. Economics, far from being the dismal science, offers us valuable lessons that can be applied to our everyday experiences.

At its...


Covering Globalization: A Handbook for Reporters

by Anya Schiffrin & Amer Bisat Columbia University Press (November 17, 2004)

The first journalism textbook for reporters who cover finance and economics in developing and transitional countries, Covering Globalization is an essential guide to the pressing topics of our times. Written...


Foreign Enterprise in Nigeria

by Paul O. Proehl The University of North Carolina Press (June 01, 2012)

This study of a newly independent and developing country describes the environment the foreign investor may expect to find if he ventures into Nigeria. The emphasis in on the legal system, but the author also...


The Dance of the Trillions

by David Lubin Brookings Inst. Press/Chatham House (July 24, 2018)

Just after the end of the First World War, Cuba’s economy soared on rising sugar prices and a favorable global climate for Cuban sugar. In the first half of 1920, credit and finance flowed into the island...


What Drives Prices in Egypt?

by Hanaa Kheir-El-Din The American University in Cairo Press (October 01, 2009)

Since 2004, economic reforms in Egypt have led to robust expansion, a healthy external position, and enhanced investor confidence. But despite these positive macroeconomic developments, inflation has been steadily...


The Unglobals

by J. Mark Munoz Union Bridge Books (May 10, 2018)

Written in a style similar to Spencer Johnson’s ‘Who Moved My Cheese?’, ‘The Unglobals’ offers fictional but plausible stories of individuals who have detached themselves from the globalized world....


Measured Excess: Status, Gender, and Consumer Nationalism in South Korea

by Laura C. Nelson Columbia University Press (July 24, 2012)

This insightful analysis of the ways in which South Korean economic development strategies have reshaped the country's national identity gives specific attention to the manner in which women, as the primary...


The Economics of Iraq

by Amer K. Hirmis Grosvenor House Publishing (March 12, 2018)

Meticulously researched and written by Dr Amer K. Hirmis the book takes readers 6000 years back to early Mesopotamian polity, culture, and religious codes which shaped the economy, and continue to shape much...


India Transformed

by Rakesh Mohan Brookings Institution Press (September 04, 2018)

In this commemorative volume, India's top business leaders and economic luminaries come together to provide a balanced picture of the consequences of the country’s economic reforms, which were initiated in...


In Good Times Prepare for Crisis

by Ira Lieberman Brookings Institution Press (September 11, 2018)

Sovereign debt crises are a little like the weather: One can get ready to endure them and maybe take some steps to lessen their impact, but so far it hasn't been possible to prevent them. Like the weather, they...


Africa's Business Revolution

by Acha Leke, Musta Chironga & George Desvaux Harvard Business Review Press (October 30, 2018)

Africa still lags far behind other regions on most key measures. But that's about to change. By 2025 spending by African consumers and businesses will exceed $5 trillion, and by 2035 Africa will have the world's...


Analysing Corruption

by Professor Dan Hough Agenda Publishing (June 29, 2017)

Corruption analysis has become a rigorous discipline with a broad consensus on what corruption is and a range of indicative case study analyses. This textbook introduces students to the field of corruption analysis...