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The Constitution of Liberty: The Definitive Edition (The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek)
By University of Chicago Press
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ean: 9780226315393, isbn: 9780226315393,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
From the $700 billion bailout of the banking industry to president Barack Obama’s $787 billion stimulus package to the highly controversial passage of federal health-care reform, conservatives and concerned citizens alike have grown increasingly fe...
Driving Change: How the Best Companies Are Preparing for the 21st Century
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ean: 9780684827445, isbn: 0684827441,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
A scholar at America's top business school describes a framework, based on six years of world-wide research, for a company to become and stay successful in the twenty-first-century global economy created by rapid advances in information technologies...
Collusion: How Central Bankers Rigged the World
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ean: 9781568585628, isbn: 1568585624,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 140 reviews
In this searing expos?, former 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 banks and international institutions like t...
The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation
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mpn: 35938763, ean: 9780143122791, isbn: 9780143122791,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
From its beginnings in the 1920s until its demise in the 1980s, Bell Labs-officially, the research and development wing of AT&T-was the biggest, and arguably the best, laboratory for new ideas in the world. From the transistor to the laser, from digi...
Global Inequality: A New Approach for the Age of Globalization
By Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press
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mpn: 49087954, ean: 9780674984035, isbn: 067498403X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
Winner of the Bruno Kreisky Prize, Karl Renner InstitutA Financial Times Best Economics Book of the Year An Economist Best Book of the Year A Livemint Best Book of the YearOne of the world’s leading economists of inequality, Branko Milanovic presen...
The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (P.s.)
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mpn: 10430603, ean: 9780061452062, isbn: 0061452068,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 124 reviews
“Ridley writes with panache, wit, and humor and displays remarkable ingenuity in finding ways to present complicated materials for the lay reader.” — Los Angeles Times In a bold and provocative interpretation of economic history, Matt Ridley, t...
The Education of a Value Investor: My Transformative Quest for Wealth, Wisdom, and Enlightenment
By Palgrave MacMillan Trade
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ean: 9781137278814, isbn: 1137278811,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 140 reviews
What happens when a young hedge fund manager spends a small fortune to have lunch with Warren Buffett? He becomes a true value investor. This book traces the arc of a transformation. Author Guy Spier started his career as a Gordon Gekko wannabe -- br...
The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos
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ean: 9781610398299, isbn: 1610398297,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
The historic quest to rekindle the human exploration and colonization of space led by two rivals and their vast fortunes, egos, and visions of space as the next entrepreneurial frontier The Space Barons is the story of a group of billionaire entrepre...
Confessions of an Advertising Man
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ean: 9781904915379, isbn: 9781904915379,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
A new edition of the timeless business classic featured on Mad Men—as fresh and relevant now as the day it was written "We admire people who work hard, who are objective and thorough. We detest office politicians, toadies, bullies, and pompous as...
Jacob Mincer: The Founding Father of Modern Labor Economics (IZA Prize in Labor Economics)
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mpn: 3 tables and 1 photograph, ean: 9780199211319, isbn: 0199211310,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
The original book published with the IZA, this work presents and analyzes the work of one of the most important economists of the 20th century - Jacob Mincer. Mincer's work has had a lasting influence on contemporary labor economics in both theoreti...
When the Astors Owned New York: Blue Bloods and Grand Hotels in a Gilded Age
ean: 9780670037698, isbn: 0670037699,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
Traces the public and private lives of cousins William Waldorf Astor and John Jacob Astor IV, nineteenth-century heirs and rivals who pursued separate ambitions, built the original Waldorf-Astoria hotel, and influenced social behavior before John Jac...
Mapping Virginia: From the Age of Exploration to the Civil War
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ean: 9780813932675, isbn: 081393267X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
(Note: The limited deluxe edition of Mapping Virginia has sold out.)As one of the chief gateways to the earliest exploration and settlement of the North American continent, Virginia was the subject of much imaginative thought and practical scrutiny. ...
The Birth of a Brand
By Beyond Words Publishing
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ean: 9781582705354, isbn: 1582705356,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
Brian Smith's story as the founder of the world-renowned UGG Australia brand is a hero's journey and roadmap to success with stories of achievements, failures, lucky breaks, and near disasters. Brian's guiding principle: You can't give birth to ...
Daniels and Fisher:: Denver’s Best Place to Shop (Landmarks)
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ean: 9781626199231, isbn: 162619923X,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
For 129 years, Daniels and Fisher and May-D&F proudly served the Mile High City. Today, the restored Daniels and Fisher Tower adorns the Sixteenth Street Mall while the I.M. Pei-designed ice-skating rink and hyperbolic paraboloid at May-D&F survive o...
Barefoot Pirate: The Tall Ships and Tales of Windjammer
By Brand: Square One Publishers
mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780757001284, isbn: 0757001289,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Barefoot Pirate, is the captivating tale of one man’s pursuit of an unshakable dream―a true story of swashbuckling adventures, classic tall ships, and a sailor’s steadfast determination to prove himself right. It is the personal account of Capt...