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Bullet Journal
by Mind Publisher ~ Paperback

The Bullet Journal is a customizable and forgiving organization system. It can be your to-do list, sketchbook, notebook, and diary, but most likely, it will be all of the above. It will teach you to do more with less. A bullet journal is good for... - People who have a million little to-do lists flo...

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Bullet Journal
by Mind Publisher ~ Paperback

The Bullet Journal is a customizable and forgiving organization system. It can be your to-do list, sketchbook, notebook, and diary, but most likely, it will be all of the above. It will teach you to do more with less. A bullet journal is good for... - People who have a million little to-do lists flo...

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Bullet Journal
by Mind Publisher ~ Paperback
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The Bullet Journal is a customizable and forgiving organization system. It can be your to-do list, sketchbook, notebook, and diary, but most likely, it will be all of the above. It will teach you to do more with less. A bullet journal is good for... - People who have a million little to-do lists flo...

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The Shock Doctrine : The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
by Naomi Klein ~ Paperback
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The bestselling author of No Logo shows how the global “free market” has exploited crises and shock for three decades, from Chile to Iraq. In her groundbreaking reporting over the past few years, Naomi Klein introduced the term "disaster capitalism." Whether covering Baghdad a...

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Capital in the Twenty-First Century
by Thomas Piketty ~ Hardback
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What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital? Questions about the long-term evolution of inequality, the concentration of wealth, and the prospects for economic growth lie at the heart of political economy. But satisfactory answers have been hard to find for la...

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The Tragedy of the European Union
by George Soros ~ Hardback

The European Union could soon be a thing of the past. Xenophobia is rampant and commonly reflected in elections across the continent. Great Britain may hold a referendum on whether to abandon the union altogether. Spurred by anti-EU sentiments due to the euro crisis, national interests conflict with...

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Bullet Journal
by Mind Publisher ~ Paperback

The Bullet Journal is a customizable and forgiving organization system. It can be your to-do list, sketchbook, notebook, and diary, but most likely, it will be all of the above. It will teach you to do more with less. A bullet journal is good for... - People who have a million little to-do lists flo...

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Thank You for Being Late
by Thomas L Friedman ~ Paperback

We all sense it - our lives are speeding up at a dizzying rate. Thank You for Being Late exposes the tectonic movements that are reshaping the world today and explains how to get the most out of them. Friedman's thesis is that the planet's three largest forces - Moore's law (technology), the market ...

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In the Jaws of the Dragon
by Eamonn Fingleton ~ Paperback

Long-time Asia scholar and economist Eamonn Fingleton sounds an alarming wake-up call to those who dream that China will embrace the American values of free-market capitalism. With cool precision, Fingleton reveals that, despite the appealing "World Is Flat" promises of Thomas Friedman and other boo...

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Achieving Regulatory Excellence
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Whether striving to protect citizens from financial risks, climate change, inadequate health care, or the uncertainties of the emerging "sharing" economy, regulators must routinely make difficult judgment calls in an effort to meet the conflicting demands that society places on them. Operating with...

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The Globalization Paradox
by Dani Rodrik ~ Paperback

For a century, economists have driven forward the cause of globalization in financial institutions, labour markets, and trade. Yet there have been consistent warning signs that a global economy and free trade might not always be advantageous. Where are the pressure points? What could be done about t...

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Doughnut Economics
by Kate Raworth ~ Paperback

A Financial Times "Best Book of 2017: Economics" 800-CEO-Read "Best Business Book of 2017: Current Events & Public Affairs" Economics is the mother tongue of public policy. It dominates our decision-making for the future, guides multi-billion-dollar investments, and shapes our responses to clima...

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The Conscience of a Liberal: Reclaiming America from the Right
by Paul Krugman ~ Paperback

In "The Conscience of a Liberal", Paul Krugman, one of the US' most respected economists and outspoken commentators, lays out his vision of a New Deal for a fairer society. After the Second World War it seemed that, in the West, society was gradually becoming more equal. Welfare States had...

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Digital Gold
by Nathaniel Popper ~ Paperback

New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2015 FINANCIAL TIMES AND MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEARA New York Times technology and business reporter charts the dramatic rise of Bitcoin and the fascinating personalities who are striving to create a new global money for the Inte...

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The Wages of Destruction
by Adam Tooze ~ Paperback

This chilling, fascinating new book is the first fully to get to grips with how Hitler's Nazi empire really functioned. There was no aspect of Nazi power untouched by economics - it was Hitler's obsession and the reason the Nazis came to power in the first place. The Second World War was fough...

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Economics of the Public Sector
by Joseph E Stiglitz ~ Paperback

What should be the role of government in society? How should it design its programmes? How should tax systems be designed to promote both efficiency and fairness? Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz and new co-author Jay Rosengard bring an unparalleled level of expertise to address these key issues of pu...

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The New Case for Gold
by James Rickards ~ Hardback

Author BiographyJAMES RICKARDS is the New York Times bestselling author of The Death of Money and Currency Wars. He is the editor of the newsletter Strategic Intelligence and a member of the advisory board of the Physical Gold Fund. He is an advisor on international economics and financial threats t...

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The Great Divide
by Joseph Stiglitz ~ Paperback

Why has inequality increased in the Western world - and what can we do about it? With his characteristic blend of clarity and passion, Joseph Stiglitz argues that inequality is a choice, the cumulative result of unjust policies and misguided priorities - a choice that we don't have to make.Author Bi...

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The Tyranny of Experts
by William Easterly ~ Paperback

Over the last century, global poverty has largely been viewed as a technical problem that merely requires the right expert" solutions. Yet all too often, experts recommend solutions that fix immediate problems without addressing the systemic political factors that created them in the first place. F...

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The Age of Stagnation
by Satyajit Das ~ Hardback

Author BiographySatyajit Das is an internationally respected expert in finance, with over 35 years' experience. In 2014, Bloomberg nominated him as one of the fifty most influential financial thinkers in the world. He has worked for CitiGroup, Merrill Lynch, and the TNT Group and acted as a consulta...

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Raising the Floor
by Andy Stern ~ Hardback

Advances in technology are creating the next economy and enabling us to make things o things/connect with others in smarter, cheaper, faster, more effective ways. But the price of this progress has been a decoupling of the engine of prosperity from jobs that have been the means by which people have ...

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Thank You for Being Late
by Thomas L Friedman ~ Paperback

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Municipal Incorporation Activity in the United States
by Russell M Smith ~ Hardback

This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the municipal incorporation activity in the United States over the last several decades and the geographic consequences of the incorporation of new cities. It aims to explore new municipalities and to develop a better understanding and appreciation for ...

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Griffith Review 28: Still the Lucky Country?
by Julianne Schultz ~ Paperback

Australia's good fortune seems inexhaustible. Is it a product of luck, or of initiative and good governance? Is Australia still the Lucky Country? This edition explores Australia now - the sources of power, influence and fragility. Since settlement, Australia has responded with remarkable agility to...

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The Web of Debt
by Ellen Hodgson Brown ~ Paperback

EXPLODING THE MYTHS ABOUT MONEY Our money system is not what we have been led to believe. The creation of money has been "privatized," or taken over by a private money cartel. Except for coins, all of our money is now created as loans advanced by private banking institutions -- including the private...

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The Political Economy of Financial Transformation in Turkey
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This volume provides a comprehensive study of Turkey's financial transformation into one of the most dynamic, if not trouble-free, emerging capitalisms. While this financial evolution has underwritten Turkey's dramatic economic growth, it has done so without ameliorating the persistently exploitativ...

Pre-order - out 14 Aug 2018
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China and the Middle East
by James M. Dorsey ~ Hardback

This book explores China's significant economic and security interests in the Middle East and South Asia. To protect its economic and security interests, China is increasingly forced to compromise its long-held foreign policy and defence principles, which include insistence on non-interference in th...

Pre-order - out 7 Sep 2018
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Poor Representation
by Kristina C. Miler ~ Paperback

Tens of millions of Americans live in poverty, but this book reveals that they receive very little representation in Congress. While a burgeoning literature examines the links between political and economic inequality, this book is the first to comprehensively examine the poor as a distinct constitu...

Pre-order - out 30 Sep 2018
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The Globalization Backlash
by Colin Crouch ~ Paperback

Globalization, heralded for decades as a harbinger of prosperity, faces a huge backlash. Derided by right-wing nationalists as a globalist plot to undermine traditional communities, and by left-wing critics as the rule of rampaging corporations, it s become a political punching bag around th...

Pre-order - out 28 Sep 2018
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Macroeconomic Policy for Emerging Markets
by Bhanupong Nidhiprabha ~ Hardback

Macroeconomic policies matter for sustainable long-term growth. With global fluctuations, deviation from a stable growth path can be minimized by counter-cyclical macro policies, if properly implemented. This book examines Thailand's fifty-five years of experience in macroeconomic management and pro...

Pre-order - out 21 Sep 2018
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Refugee and Mixed Migration Flows
by Bimal Ghosh ~ Hardback

This book provides an insightful analysis of the looming refugee and mixed migration crisis in the context of four major, contemporary flows: two in west and east Europe, and one each in the Americas and Asia. The analysis, in each case, is followed by a judicious identification of the key issues i...

Pre-order - out 24 Aug 2018
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Authority and Markets
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Susan Strange was one of the pioneers of the modern study of international political economy and had a major impact on the way we now understand the global political economy. Always thoughtful and accessible, often contentious, sometimes highly provocative, for over 30 years she asked the key questi...

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The Economics of Talent
by Alessandra Faggian ~ Paperback

To date, research into urban economics, regional science and economic geography has predominantly focused on the firm and industry as the key units of analysis in order to understand economic development; however, the past few decades have seen a growing interest in the role played by talent in the ...

Pre-order - out 23 Feb 2019
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Performances of Injustice
by Gabrielle Lynch ~ Paperback

Following unprecedented violence in 2007/8, Kenya introduced two classic transitional justice mechanisms: a truth commission and international criminal proceedings. Both are widely believed to have failed, but why? And what do their performances say about contemporary Kenya; the ways in which violen...

Pre-order - out 31 Aug 2018
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The Unknowers
by Linsey McGoey ~ Paperback

The notion of deliberate ignorance has been known as the `Ostrich Instruction' in US and British courts since the 1860s. It illustrates a recurring pattern in history in which figureheads for major companies, political leaders and industry bigwigs plead ignorance to avoid culpability. So why do so m...

Pre-order - out 15 Feb 2019
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Regional Innovation Index of China: 2017
by Xielin Liu ~ Hardback

The book aims to explore the regional innovation capability of China, especially how the frontier regions of China (Guangdong, Jiangsu, Beijing, Shanghai, Zhejiang and Tianjin) transform themselves from an investment-driven economy into an innovation-driven one. With detailed case, data and policy, ...

Pre-order - out 4 Sep 2018
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Hayek: A Collaborative Biography
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This latest volume in the Collaborative Biography of Hayek examines the interconnectedness between Hayek's (1944) The Road to Serfdom and George Orwell's Animal Farm (1945) and Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949); his relationship with Karl Popper and Karl Polanyi; and the work of Wilhelm von Humboldt. Mise...

Pre-order - out 3 Sep 2018
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The Political Economy of Human Rights Enforcement
by Ivan Manokha ~ Hardback

This book examines humanitarian interventions in the post-Cold War era in the context of the development of global capitalism. It argues that it is often our duty to use force to uphold human rights, but that attempts to promote and protect these rights can unintentionally contribute to the perpetua...

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Adam Smith: A Very Short Introduction
by Christopher J Berry ~ Paperback

In 1776 Adam Smith (1723-90) wrote The Wealth of Nations, a book so foundational that it has led to him being called the "father of economics." Today he is associated with the promotion of self-interest, a defense of greed and a criticism of any governmental 'interference' in market transactions whi...

Pre-order - out 8 Nov 2018
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Excessive Pricing and Competition Law Enforcement
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This volume examines the controversy surrounding the use of competition law to combat excessive pricing. While high or monopolistic pricing is not regarded as an antitrust violation in the US, employing abuse of dominance provisions in competition laws to fight excessive pricing has gained popularit...

Pre-order - out 9 Sep 2018
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