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  • 23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism
    23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism (English, Paperback) Ha-Joon Chang

    Turns received economic wisdom on its head to show you how the world really works. In this book, the author destroys the biggest myths of our times and shows us an alternative view of the world, including: there's no such thing as a 'free' market Globalization isn't making the world richer; poor countries are more entrepreneurial than rich ones.

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  • Capitalism and Freedom
    Capitalism and Freedom (English, Paperback) Milton Friedman, P. N. Snowden

    How can we benefit from the promise of government while avoiding the threat it poses to individual freedom? Milton Friedman presents his view of the proper role of competitive capitalism both as a device for achieving economic freedom and a necessary condition for political freedom

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  • The Globalization Paradox
    The Globalization Paradox (Paperback) Dani Rodrik

    Globalization, Rodrik argues, rests on shaky foundations. Despite the benefits it has brought to much of the world, there are profound conflicts of interest between democracy, national determination, and full economic globalization. He traces the idea's history, pinpoints its weaknesses, and points the way forward to a new 'smart globalization'

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  • Prosperity without Growth
    Prosperity without Growth (English, Paperback) Tim Jackson

    The publication of Prosperity Without Growth was a landmark in the sustainability debate. For the first time the idea of continuous growth, the stated aim of almost all governments and businesses, was questioned and refuted. The book provoked controversy and debate and, in the five years since it was published, has led to a new wave of research building on the book's findings and conclusions....

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  • Between Debt and the Devil
    Between Debt and the Devil (English, Paperback) Adair Turner

    Adair Turner became chairman of Britain's Financial Services Authority just as the global financial crisis struck in 2008, and he played a leading role in redesigning global financial regulation. In this eye-opening book, he sets the record straight about what really caused the crisis. It didn't happen because banks are too big to fail?our addiction to private debt is to blame....

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  • Psychology and Capitalism
    Psychology and Capitalism (English, Paperback) Ron Roberts

    How your state of mind makes Big Business Happy

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  • The Enigma of Capital
    The Enigma of Capital (English, Paperback) David Harvey

    For three centuries the capitalist system has shaped western society, informed its rulers, and conditioned the lives of its people. This title lays bare the follies of the international financial system, looking at the nature of capitalism, how it works and why sometimes it doesn't.

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  • The Happiness Industry
    The Happiness Industry (English, Paperback) William Davies

    "In winter 2014, a Tibetan monk lectured the world leaders gathered at Davos on the importance of Happiness. The recent DSM-5, the manual of all diagnosable mental illnesses, for the first time included shyness and grief as treatable diseases. Happiness has become the biggest idea of our age, a new religion dedicated to well-being. In this brilliant dissection of our times, political economist...

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  • Neoliberalism: A Very Short Introduction
    Neoliberalism: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Manfred B. Steger, Ravi K. Roy

    In its heyday in the late 1990s, neoliberalism emerged as the world's dominant economic paradigm. But the global financial crisis of 2008-9 fundamentally shocked a globalized economy built on neoliberal assumptions. This VSI examines the origins, core claims, and considerable variations of neoliberalism with examples from around the world.

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  • Social Reproduction Theory
    Social Reproduction Theory (English, Paperback) Tithi Bhattacharya

    How do child care, health care, education, family life and the roles of gender, race and sexuality affect our lives under capitalism?

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  • Global Inequality
    Global Inequality (English, Hardback) Branko Milanovic

    Branko Milanovic presents a bold account of the dynamics that drive inequality on a global scale. Using vast data sets, he explains the forces that make inequality rise and fall within and among nations over time. He reveals who has been helped by globalization, who has been hurt, andwhat policies might tilt the balance toward economic justice.

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  • The Origin of Capitalism
    The Origin of Capitalism (English, Paperback) Ellen Meiksins Wood

    Previous edition published: New York: Monthly Review Press, A1999.

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  • Capitalism
    Capitalism (English, Paperback) Geoffrey Ingham

    Now with a substantial new postscript on the financial crisis This book provides a basic introduction to the 'nuts and bolts' of capitalism. It starts by examining the classic accounts of capitalism found in the works of Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Max Weber, Joseph Schumpeter, and John Maynard Keynes.

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  • The Goal
    The Goal (English, Paperback) Eliyahu M Goldratt $22.98 $24.95
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  • How Will Capitalism End?
    How Will Capitalism End? (English, Hardback) Wolfgang Streeck

    The provocative political thinker asks if it will be with a bang or a whimper...

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  • Global Capitalism and the Crisis of Humanity
    Global Capitalism and the Crisis of Humanity (English, Paperback) William I. Robinson

    This book discusses the nature of the new global capitalism.

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  • The Economics of Brexit
    The Economics of Brexit (English, Paperback) Philip B. Whyman, Alina I. Petrescu

    This book presents a comprehensive evaluation of the likely economic impact upon the UK economy arising from Brexit. It additionally outlines the options available to policy makers for the formation of an economic strategy capable of adapting the economy to the challenges and opportunities presented by Brexit.

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  • Why Not Capitalism?
    Why Not Capitalism? (English, Paperback) Jason F. Brennan

    Most economists believe capitalism is a compromise with selfish human nature. As Adam Smith put it, "It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest." Capitalism works better than socialism, according to this thinking, only because we are not kind and generous enough to make socialism work. If we were...

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  • The Sharing Economy
    The Sharing Economy (English, Hardback) Arun Sundararajan

    The wide-ranging implications of the shift to a sharing economy, a new model of organizing economic activity that may supplant traditional corporations....

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  • Debating Varieties of Capitalism
    Debating Varieties of Capitalism (English, Paperback) Bob Hancke

    Hall and Soskice's Varieties of Capitalism (VoC) has become a seminal text across the social sciences in the debate about political-economic models. Here, Bob Hancke presents the key readings on VoC, including the original Hall and Soskice introduction, showing how these ideas have changed the way we look at comparative political economy.

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