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Innovation Bureaucracies Let's Make the State Entrepreneurial
ISBN: HB: 9780300227277, Yale University Press, January 2021
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
The public sector's role in innovation is explored in cogent detail in an important study that reveals the complexities, benefits, and pitfalls of the innovative state in action. The authors, all noted experts in the field, examine the different appr...
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Capital without Borders Wealth Managers and the One Percent
ISBN: PB: 9780674244771, ISBN: HB: 9780674743809, Harvard University Press, July 2020
400 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm, 2 halftones, 6 line illus., 1 map, 2 tables
How do the one percent hold on to their wealth? And how do they keep getting richer, despite financial crises and the myriad of taxes on income, capital gains, and inheritance? "Capital without Borders" takes a novel approach to these questions by lo...
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Raising Keynes A Twenty-First-Century General Theory
ISBN: HB: 9780674971028, Harvard University Press, July 2020
720 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 316 illus., 73 tables
John Maynard Keynes's "General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money" was the most influential economic idea of the twentieth century. But, argues Stephen Marglin, its radical implications were obscured by Keynes's lack of the mathematical tools...
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Trade Wars Are Class Wars How Rising Inequality Distorts the Global Economy and Threatens International Peace
ISBN: HB: 9780300244175, Yale University Press, July 2020
256 pp., 23.4x15.2 cm, 29 black&white illus.
Trade disputes are usually understood as conflicts between countries with competing national interests, but as Matthew C. Klein and Michael Pettis show in this book, they are often the unexpected result of domestic political choices to serve the inte...
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New Money How Payment Became Social Media
ISBN: HB: 9780300233223, Yale University Press, July 2020
288 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm, 20 black&white illus.
One of the basic structures of everyday life, money is at its core a communication media. Payment systems – cash, card, app, or Bitcoin – are informational and symbolic tools that integrate us into, or exclude us from, the society that surrounds us....
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Great American Housing Bubble What Went Wrong and How We Can Protect Ourselves in the Future
ISBN: HB: 9780674979659, Harvard University Press, June 2020
352 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 64 illus., 5 tables
The American housing bubble of the 2000s caused the worst global financial crisis since the Great Depression. In this definitive account, Adam Levitin and Susan Wachter pinpoint its source: the shift in mortgage financing from securitization by Fanni...
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£36,95
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Dynamism The Values That Drive Innovation, Job Satisfaction, and Economic Growth
ISBN: HB: 9780674244696, Harvard University Press, May 2020
176 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 47 illus., 18 tables
Nobel Laureate Edmund Phelps has long argued that the high level of innovation in the lead nations of the West was never a result of scientific discoveries plus entrepreneurship, as Schumpeter thought. Rather, modern values – particularly the individ...
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Foretelling the End of Capitalism Intellectual Misadventures since Karl Marx
ISBN: HB: 9780674919327, Harvard University Press, May 2020
304 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm
Prophecies about the end of capitalism are as old as capitalism itself. None have come true. Yet, whether out of hope or fear, we keep looking for harbingers of doom. In "Foretelling the End of Capitalism", Francesco Boldizzoni gets to the root of th...
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