Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według tematyki
Only Game in Town Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse
ISBN: PB: 9780300222630, ISBN: HB: 9780300222531, Yale University Press, June 2017
320 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 16 black&white figs.
An incisive analysis of the state of the global economy and what the future holds. Surrounded by sluggish growth, high rates of unemployment, rising inequality, growing financial instability and increased social tensions, pessimism about our future a...
PB: £12,99
HB: £18,99
Stateless Commerce The Diamond Network and the Persistence of Relational Exchange
ISBN: HB: 9780674972179, Harvard University Press, June 2017
192 pp., 15.6x23.4 cm, 11 graphs, 1 table
In "Stateless Commerce", Barak Richman uses the colorful case study of the diamond industry to explore how ethnic trading networks operate and why they persist in the twenty-first century. How, for example, does the 47th Street diamond district in mi...
HB: £27,95
Chessboard and the Web Strategies of Connection in a Networked World
ISBN: HB: 9780300215649, Yale University Press, May 2017
304 pp., 14x21 cm, 14 black&white illus.
From a renowned foreign-policy expert, a new paradigm for strategy in the twenty-first century. In 1961, Thomas Schelling's "The Strategy of Conflict" used game theory to radically reenvision the U.S.-Soviet relationship and establish the basis of i...
HB: £18,99
Forgive Us Our Debts The Intergenerational Dangers of Fiscal Irresponsibility
ISBN: PB: 9780300158632, ISBN: HB: 9780300123531, Yale University Press, May 2017
184 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 14 black&white illus.
In this immensely timely book, Andrew Yarrow brings the sometimes eye-glazing discussion of national debt down to earth, explaining in accessible terms why federal debt is rising (and will soon rise much faster), what effects it may have on Americans...
PB: £12,00
HB: £20,00
Grave New World The End of Globalization, the Return of History
ISBN: HB: 9780300218046, Yale University Press, May 2017
288 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm
A controversial look at the end of globalization and what it means for prosperity, peace, and the global economic order. Globalization, long considered the best route to economic prosperity, is not inevitable. An approach built on the principles of...
HB: £20,00
After Piketty The Agenda for Economics and Inequality
ISBN: HB: 9780674504776, Harvard University Press, May 2017
640 pp., 15.6x23.4 cm, 8 halftones, 2 line illus., 41 graphs, 7 tables
Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" is the most widely discussed work of economics in recent history, selling millions of copies in dozens of languages. But are its analyses of inequality and economic growth on target Where should...
HB: £25,00
Assumptions Economists Make
ISBN: PB: 9780674975408, ISBN: HB: 9780674052260, Harvard University Press, May 2017
384 pp., 14x21 cm
Economists make confident assertions in op-ed columns and on cable news – so why are their explanations often at odds with equally confident assertions from other economists And why are all economic predictions so rarely borne out Harnessing his frus...
PB: £15,95
HB: £22,95
Fissured Workplace Why Work Became So Bad for So Many and What Can Be Done to Improve It
ISBN: PB: 9780674975446, ISBN: HB: 9780674725447, Harvard University Press, May 2017
424 pp., 15.2x22.8 cm, 10 line illus., 16 tables
For much of the twentieth century, large companies employing many workers formed the bedrock of the U.S. economy. Today, on the list of big business's priorities, sustaining the employer-worker relationship ranks far below building a devoted customer...
PB: £18,95
HB: £0,00
Alternative Kinships Economy and Family in Russian Modernism
ISBN: HB: 9780875807515, University of Chicago Press, May 2017
216 pp., 15.2x22.9 cm
According to Marx, the family is the primal scene of the division of labor and the "germ" of every exploitative practice. In this insightful study, Jacob Emery examines the Soviet Union's programmatic effort to institute a global siblinghood of the p...
HB: £0,00
NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2016
ISBN: HB: 9780226490199, University of Chicago Press, May 2017
448 pp., 15.2x22.8 cm
The thirty-first edition of the "NBER Macroeconomics Annual" features theoretical and empirical research on central issues in contemporary macroeconomics. The first two papers are rigorous and data-driven analyses of the European financial crisis. Th...
HB: £67,50