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Gulf Capital and Islamic Finance: The Rise of the New Global Players
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ean: 9780071621984, isbn: 0071621989,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Advance Praise for Gulf Capital & Islamic Finance "With the region's increasing prominence in global capital markets, this timely piece is essential for anyone trying to gather a nuanced understanding of the landscape of Gulf capital and the fast-gr...
Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance
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mpn: 31999559, ean: 9780143119630, isbn: 014311963X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
"A succinct, lucid and compelling account . . . Essential reading." -Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini electrified the financial community by predicting the current crisis before others in his field saw it comi...
Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, the Great Recession, and the Uses-and Misuses-of History
By Oxford University Press USA
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ean: 9780190621070, isbn: 9780190621070,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
The two great financial crises of the past century are the Great Depression of the 1930s and the Great Recession, which began in 2008. Both occurred against the backdrop of sharp credit booms, dubious banking practices, and a fragile and unstable glo...
The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy
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ean: 9781610396745, isbn: 161039674X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
Modern economies reward activities that extract value rather than create it. This must change to ensure a capitalism that works for us all.Shortlisted for the FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardA scathing indictment of our current global fi...
The Great Convergence: Information Technology and the New Globalization
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mpn: 44940851, ean: 9780674660489, isbn: 067466048X,
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Between 1820 and 1990, the share of world income going to today’s wealthy nations soared from twenty percent to almost seventy. Since then, that share has plummeted to where it was in 1900. As Richard Baldwin explains, this reversal of fortune refl...
Affluenza: How Overconsumption Is Killing Us--and How to Fight Back
By Berrett-Koehler Publishers
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affluenza, n. a painful, contagious, socially transmitted condition of overload, debt, anxiety, and waste resulting from the dogged pursuit of more. We tried to warn you! The 2008 economic collapse proved how resilient and dangerous affluenza can be....
Has Globalization Gone Too Far? (Institute for International Economics)
By Brand: Institute for International Economics
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Globalization is exposing social fissures between those with the education, skills, and mobility to flourish in an unfettered world market―the apparent "winners"―and those without. These apparent "losers" are increasingly anxious about their stan...
Four Futures: Life After Capitalism (Jacobin)
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Capitalism is going to endPeter Frase argues that increasing automation and a growing scarcity of resources, thanks to climate change, will bring it all tumbling down. In Four Futures, Frase imagines how this post-capitalist world might look, deployi...
Owning Our Future: The Emerging Ownership Revolution
By Berrett-Koehler Publishers
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
As long as businesses are set up to focus exclusively on maximizing financial income for the few, our economy will be locked into endless growth and widening inequality. But now people are experimenting with new forms of ownership, which Marjorie Kel...
The Siberian Curse: How Communist Planners Left Russia Out in the Cold
By Brand: Brookings Institution Press
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mpn: Illustrations, map, ean: 9780815736455, isbn: 0815736452,
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Can Russia ever become a normal, free-market, democratic society? Why have so many reforms failed since the Soviet Union's collapse? In this highly-original work, Fiona Hill and Clifford Gaddy argue that Russia's geography, history, and monumental ...
The Wealth of Nations, Books IV-V (Penguin Classics)
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ean: 9780140436150, isbn: 9780140436150,
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The classic economic treatise that inspired Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century With this landmark treatise on political economy, Adam Smith paved the way for modern capitalism, arguing that a truly free market – fired by competi...
Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else
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A Financial Times Best Book of the YearShortlisted for the Lionel Gelber PrizeThere has always been some gap between rich and poor in this country, but recently what it means to be rich has changed dramatically. Forget the 1 percent—Plutocrats prov...
Asian Brand Strategy: How Asia Builds Strong Brands
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ean: 9781403992796, isbn: 1403992797,
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Towards 2020, a rapid changing landscape will emerge in Asia where the opportunities for Asian companies to benefit from international branding efforts will be larger than ever before. The growing emphasis on shareholder value and brand strategy to d...
Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty
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mpn: 33946519, ean: 9781610390934, isbn: 9781610390934,
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Two practical visionaries upend the most common assumptions about how economics works in this gripping and disruptive portrait of how poor people actually live. Why do the poor borrow to save? Why do they miss out on free life-saving immunizations, b...