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Seven Bad Ideas
Seven Bad Ideas
Written by Jeff Madrick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961181
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Seven Bad Ideas
How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World
Written by Jeff Madrick


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

A bold indictment of some of our most accepted mainstream economic theories—why they’re wrong, and how they’ve been harming America and the world.

Budget deficits are bad. A strong dollar is good. Controlling inflation is paramount. Pay reflects greater worker skills. A deregulated free market is fair and effective. Theories like... Read more >
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Seven Bad Ideas
Seven Bad Ideas
Written by Jeff Madrick
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ISBN: 9780307961198
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Seven Bad Ideas
How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World
Written by Jeff Madrick


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $13.99

A bold indictment of some of our most accepted mainstream economic theories—why they’re wrong, and how they’ve been harming America and the world.

Budget deficits are bad. A strong dollar is good. Controlling inflation is paramount. Pay reflects greater worker skills. A deregulated free market is fair and effective. Theories like... Read more >
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Billionaires' Ball
Billionaires' Ball
Written by Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807003435
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Billionaires' Ball
Gluttony and Hubris in an Age of Epic Inequality
Written by Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $18.00

A society top-heavy with billionaires may seem like a paradise of upward mobility, but it actually more closely resembles a boneyard of broken dreams for all but a lucky few. Between 1980 and 2008, the incomes of the bottom 90 percent of Americans grew by a meager 1 percent compared to...

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Ethical Chic
Ethical Chic
Written by Fran Hawthorne
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ISBN: 9780807000601
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Ethical Chic
The Inside Story of the Companies We Think We Love
Written by Fran Hawthorne


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $16.00

“Hawthorne gives readers an impartial picture of the difficulties of running a profitable company while trying to maintain a positive corporate belief system…Highly recommended.”—Library Journal, starred review

Consumers are told that when they put on an American Apparel t-shirt, leggings, jeans, gold bra, or other item, they look hot. Not only do... Read more >
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How Walmart Is Destroying America (And the World)
How Walmart Is Destroying America (And the World)
Written by Bill Quinn
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ISBN: 9780307814760
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How Walmart Is Destroying America (And the World)
And What You Can Do about It
Written by Bill Quinn


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 12, 2012
Price: $7.99

After carving up the once lovingly cared-for downtowns of Small Town America, Wal-Mart launched a frontal assault on mom-and-pop businesses all over the globe. With 1.5 million employees operating more than 3, 500 stores, Wal-Mart is now the world'¬?s largest private employer. In this third edition of How Wal-Mart Is Destroying... Read more >
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Ethical Chic
Ethical Chic
Written by Fran Hawthorne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807000946
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Ethical Chic
The Inside Story of the Companies We Think We Love
Written by Fran Hawthorne


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $25.95

“Hawthorne gives readers an impartial picture of the difficulties of running a profitable company while trying to maintain a positive corporate belief system…Highly recommended.”—Library Journal, starred review

Consumers are told that when they put on an American Apparel t-shirt, leggings, jeans, gold bra, or other item, they look hot. Not only do... Read more >
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Ethical Chic
The Inside Story of the Companies We Think We Love
Written by Fran Hawthorne


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $25.95

In this age of social activism, pinpoint marketing, and immediate information, consumers demand everything from the coffee, computer, or toothpaste they buy: an affordable, reliable product manufactured by a company that doesn't pollute, saves energy, treats its workers well, and doesn't hurt animals—oh, and that makes them feel cool when they... Read more >
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Billionaires' Ball
Billionaires' Ball
Written by Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003398
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Billionaires' Ball
Gluttony and Hubris in an Age of Epic Inequality
Written by Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks


Format: Hardcover, 280 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $26.95

The concentration of wealth today in such a small number of hands inevitably created a dynamic that led to freewheeling financial speculation—a dynamic that produced similarly disastrous results in the last great age of inequality, in the 1920s. Such concentrated economic power reverberates throughout society, threatening the quality of life and... Read more >
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Billionaires' Ball
Gluttony and Hubris in an Age of Epic Inequality
Written by Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $26.95

The concentration of wealth today in such a small number of hands inevitably created a dynamic that led to freewheeling financial speculation—a dynamic that produced similarly disastrous results in the last great age of inequality, in the 1920s. Such concentrated economic power reverberates throughout society, threatening the quality of life and... Read more >
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Stung
Stung
Written by Gary Stephen Ross
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996721
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Stung
The Incredible Obsession of Brian Molony
Written by Gary Stephen Ross


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 21, 2011
Price: $12.99

He was one of the brightest stars at the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, a brilliant young banker on his way to the top. But Brian Molony had a secret obsession: he loved to gamble. The unsuspecting bank was soon fuelling that obsession, as Molony helped himself to hundreds of thousands... Read more >
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The American Way of Death Revisited
The American Way of Death Revisited
Written by Jessica Mitford
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ISBN: 9780307809391
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The American Way of Death Revisited

Written by Jessica Mitford


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $13.99

"Mitford's funny and unforgiving book is the best memento mori we are likely to get.  It should be updated and reissued each decade for our spiritual health."--The New York Review of Books

Only the scathing wit and searching intelligence of Jessica Mitford could turn an exposé of the American funeral industry into a... Read more >
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The Story of Success
Five Steps to Mastering Eithics in Business
Written by Leigh Hafrey


Format: eBook, 270 pages
On Sale: December 7, 2010
Price: $16.99

An innovative business book positioning ethical practice as the cornerstone of success

“Business ethics? Isn’t that an oxymoron?” As a lecturer in ethics, communication, and leadership at MIT’s Sloan School of Management and a moderator of the Aspen Executive Seminar, Leigh Hafrey has heard time and again that ethics and business don’t... Read more >
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The 5 Big Lies About American Business
The 5 Big Lies About American Business
Written by Michael Medved
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307587473
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The 5 Big Lies About American Business
Combating Smears Against the Free-Market Economy
Written by Michael Medved


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $15.00

WHY FEEL EMBARRASSED BY BUSINESS?
 
Every American benefits every day from the phenomenal productivity of the free market, so why do so many people feel guilty or skeptical about our business system? In this passionately argued, eye-opening book, talk-radio star and bestselling author Michael Medved provides detailed and devastating rebuttals to the... Read more >
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Team Rodent
Team Rodent
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307764881
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Team Rodent
How Disney Devours the World
Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2010
Price: $8.99

"Disney is so good at being good that it manifests an evil; so uniformly efficient and courteous, so dependably clean and conscientious, so unfailingly entertaining that it's unreal, and therefore is an agent of pure wickedness. . . . Disney isn't in the business of exploiting Nature so much as striving... Read more >
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Crude World
Crude World
Written by Peter Maass
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400075454
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Crude World
The Violent Twilight of Oil
Written by Peter Maass


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $15.95

The catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has brought new attention to the huge costs of our oil dependence. In this stunning and revealing book, Peter Maass examines the social, political, and environmental impact of petroleum on the countries that produce it.

Every unhappy oil-producing nation is unhappy in its...

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The Story of Success
The Story of Success
Written by Leigh Hafrey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590513545
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The Story of Success
Five Steps to Mastering Ethics in Business
Written by Leigh Hafrey


Format: Trade Paperback, 270 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $21.00

An innovative business book positioning ethical practice as the cornerstone of success

“Business ethics? Isn’t that an oxymoron?” As a lecturer in ethics, communication, and leadership at MIT’s Sloan School of Management and a moderator of the Aspen Executive Seminar, Leigh Hafrey has heard time and again that ethics and business don’t... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Stakeholder Theory
Stakeholder Theory
Edited by Abe J. Zakhem, Daniel E. Palmer and Mary Lyn Stoll, Foreword by Norman E. Bowie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591025269
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Stakeholder Theory
Essential Readings in Ethical Leadership and Management
Edited by Abe J. Zakhem, Daniel E. Palmer and Mary Lyn Stoll
Foreword by Norman E. Bowie


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2007
Price: $31.99

Stakeholder theory is presently the dominant framework for analyzing ethical issues within the field of business ethics. The theory goes beyond the conventional idea that stockholders are the main group to whom corporate managers owe responsibility by arguing that all groups having a stake in a firm—suppliers, customers, employees, the local... Read more >
The Disposable American
The Disposable American
Written by Louis Uchitelle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307279705
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The Disposable American

Written by Louis Uchitelle


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $12.99

Layoffs have become a fact of life in today’s economy; initiated in the mid 1970s, they are now widely expected, and even accepted. It doesn’t have to be that way.In The Disposable American, award-winning reporter Louis Uchitelle offers an eye-opening account of layoffs in America–how they started, their questionable necessity, and... Read more >
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The Disposable American
The Disposable American
Written by Louis Uchitelle
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ISBN: 9781400034338
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The Disposable American
Layoffs and Their Consequences
Written by Louis Uchitelle


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $17.00

Layoffs have become a fact of life in today’s economy; initiated in the mid 1970s, they are now widely expected, and even accepted. It doesn’t have to be that way.In The Disposable American, award-winning reporter Louis Uchitelle offers an eye-opening account of layoffs in America–how they started, their questionable necessity, and... Read more >
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The Book of Hard Choices
The Book of Hard Choices
Written by James A. Autry and Peter Roy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767926300
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The Book of Hard Choices
How to Make the Right Decisions at Work and Keep Your Self-Respect
Written by James A. Autry and Peter Roy


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2006
Price: $13.99

“There are a thousand acts of duplicity and dishonesty every day, some large and some small, some of which undoubtedly take place in your workplace. The question for all of us is, ‘Are we going to resist or just play along the path of least resistance?’ The first hard choice a... Read more >
Corporate Crooks
Corporate Crooks
Written by Greg Farrell, Foreword by Joseph Wells
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591024552
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Corporate Crooks
How Rogue Executives Ripped Off Americans... and Congress Helped Them Do It!
Written by Greg Farrell
Foreword by Joseph Wells


Format: Hardcover, 225 pages
On Sale: September 5, 2006
Price: $26.99

How did the most trusted financial system in the world become the breeding ground for the massive corruption uncovered in the Enron and Worldcom scandals? The simple answer is greed. Greed so blinded CEO’s, auditors, and even members of Congress that they allowed a gang of rogue executives to rig the... Read more >
Unscrewed
Unscrewed
Written by Ron Burley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580087629
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Unscrewed
The Consumer's Guide to Getting What You Paid For
Written by Ron Burley


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2006
Price: $14.95

Every four seconds an unsuspecting consumer is duped by a cable company, cell phone provider, auto repair shop, or one of the numerous other businesses we use on a daily basis. As customer service departments have become automated wastelands, our ability to get satisfaction within the conventional complaint system has eroded... Read more >
The Truth About the Drug Companies
The Truth About the Drug Companies
Written by Marcia Angell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375760945
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The Truth About the Drug Companies
How They Deceive Us and What to Do About It
Written by Marcia Angell


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2005
Price: $15.95

During her two decades at The New England Journal of Medicine, Dr. Marcia Angell had a front-row seat on the appalling spectacle of the pharmaceutical industry. She watched drug companies stray from their original mission of discovering and manufacturing useful drugs and instead become vast marketing machines with unprecedented control over... Read more >
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How Walmart Is Destroying America (And the World)
How Walmart Is Destroying America (And the World)
Written by Bill Quinn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580086684
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How Walmart Is Destroying America (And the World)
And What You Can Do about It
Written by Bill Quinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2005
Price: $10.95

After carving up the once lovingly cared-for downtowns of Small Town America, Wal-Mart launched a frontal assault on mom-and-pop businesses all over the globe. With 1.5 million employees operating more than 3, 500 stores, Wal-Mart is now the world'¬?s largest private employer. In this third edition of How Wal-Mart Is Destroying... Read more >
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