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Buying Time
Buying Time
Written by Wolfgang Streeck
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685495
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Buying Time
The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
Written by Wolfgang Streeck


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $95.00

The financial crisis keeps us on edge and creates a diffuse sense of helplessness. Well-nigh unfathomable problems lead to measures that seem like emergency operations on the open heart of the Western world, performed with no knowledge of the patient's clinical history. The gravity of the situation is matched by the... Read more >
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Buying Time
Buying Time
Written by Wolfgang Streeck
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ISBN: 9781781685488
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Buying Time
The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
Written by Wolfgang Streeck


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $26.95

The financial and economic crisis that began in 2008 still has the world on tenterhooks. The gravity of the situation is matched by a general paucity of understanding about what is happening and how it started. 

In this book, based on his 2012 Adorno Lectures given in Frankfurt, Wolfgang Streeck places the... Read more >
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Buying Time
The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
Written by Wolfgang Streeck


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $26.95

The financial crisis keeps us on edge and creates a diffuse sense of helplessness. Well-nigh unfathomable problems lead to measures that seem like emergency operations on the open heart of the Western world, performed with no knowledge of the patient's clinical history. The gravity of the situation is matched by the... Read more >
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Cool War
Cool War
Written by Noah Feldman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679643838
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Cool War
The Future of Global Competition
Written by Noah Feldman


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.99

A bold and thought-provoking look at the future of U.S.-China relations, and how their coming power struggle will reshape the competitive playing field for nations around the world
 
The Cold War seemingly ended in a decisive victory for the West. But now, Noah Feldman argues, we are entering an era... Read more >
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Meme Wars
Meme Wars
Written by Kalle Lasn, Edited by Adbusters
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609804329
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Meme Wars
The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics
Written by Kalle Lasn
Edited by Adbusters


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $100.00

"Engrossing, exciting [...] This book compels us to rethink our approaches to economics ..." —Literary Review of Canada

"Thought-provoking and creative [...]" —Julie Nelson, author of Beyond Economic Man: Feminist Theory and Economics 

From the editor and magazine that started and named the Occupy Wall Street movement, Meme Wars: The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics is an articulation of... Read more >
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Meme Wars
Meme Wars
Edited by Kalle Lasn and Adbusters
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804732
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Meme Wars
The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics
Edited by Kalle Lasn and Adbusters


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $29.95

"Engrossing, exciting [...] This book compels us to rethink our approaches to economics ..." 
Literary Review of Canada

"Thought-provoking and creative" — Julie Nelson, author of Beyond Economic Man: Feminist Theory and Economics

"Meme Wars is a Molotov cocktail tossed into the boardroom. "— Calgary Herald


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Stealth of Nations
Stealth of Nations
Written by Robert Neuwirth
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ISBN: 9780307279989
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Stealth of Nations
The Global Rise of the Informal Economy
Written by Robert Neuwirth


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $16.00

An eye-opening account of the informal economy around the globe, Stealth of Nations traces the history and reach of unregulated markets, and explains the unwritten rules that govern them.

Journalist Robert Neuwirth joins globe-trotting Nigerians who sell Chinese cell phones and laid-off San Franciscans who use Twitter to market street food...

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The Unfair Trade
The Unfair Trade
Written by Michael J. Casey
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ISBN: 9780307885326
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The Unfair Trade
How Our Broken Global Financial System Destroys the Middle Class
Written by Michael J. Casey


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $14.99

A wake-up call for middle class Americans who feel trapped in a post-crisis economic slump, The Unfair Trade is a riveting exposé of the vast global financial system whose flaws are the source of our economic malaise. Our livelihoods are now, more than ever, beholden to the workings of its imbalances... Read more >
Stealth of Nations
Stealth of Nations
Written by Robert Neuwirth
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ISBN: 9780307906809
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Stealth of Nations
The Global Rise of the Informal Economy
Written by Robert Neuwirth


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $13.99

• Thousands of Africans head to China each year to buy cell phones, auto parts, and other products that they will import to their home countries through a clandestine global back channel.
 
• Hundreds of Paraguayan merchants smuggle computers, electronics, and clothing across the border to Brazil.
 
• Scores of laid-off San...

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Monsoon
Monsoon
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
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ISBN: 9780812979206
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Monsoon
The Indian Ocean and the Future of American Power
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $17.00

On the world maps common in America, the Western Hemisphere lies front and center, while the Indian Ocean region all but disappears. This convention reveals the geopolitical focus of the now-departed twentieth century, but in the twenty-first century that focus will fundamentally change. In this pivotal examination of the countries known...

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While Canada Slept
While Canada Slept
Written by Andrew Cohen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995878
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While Canada Slept
How We Lost Our Place in the World
Written by Andrew Cohen


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 4, 2011
Price: $11.99

For how much longer can Canada expect to get a free ride?

With 9/11 and the international “war on terrorism,” the time has come to ask some hard questions. Should we continue to starve our military, reduce our humanitarian assistance, dilute our diplomacy, and absent ourselves from global intelligence-gathering? Can we expect... Read more >
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India Divided
Diversity and Democracy Under Attack
Written by Vandana Shiva


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $12.95

In India Divided, environmental, human rights, and antiglobalization activist Vandana Shiva chronicles the internal battles of a nation that is both the world's largest democracy and a leading nuclear power. Shiva describes a society where traditional cultures collide with the new economy of globalization, and charts the course of India's war... Read more >
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Iraq, Inc.
A Profitable Occupation
Written by Pratap Chatterjee


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

More than one year after the "fall of Baghdad," the reconstruction of Iraq was failing terribly. Ordinary Iraqis waited in line for basic necessities like clean water and fuel, while the number of civilians and soldiers killed escalated in tandem with the billions of U.S. tax dollars spent. In Iraq, Inc.... Read more >
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Obamanomics
How Bottom-Up Economic Prosperity Will Replace Trickle-Down Economics
Written by John R. Talbott


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Bestselling author John R. Talbott, who predicted the housing and mortgage crisis, pictures in Obamanomics--written well in advance of the historic 2008 elections--a Barack Obama presidency based on justice and cooperation—principles that have not held sway in Washington, DC, for quite some time. Talbott's powerful grasp of finance allows him to... Read more >
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Rogue Economics

Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

What do Eastern Europe's booming sex trade, America's subprime mortgage lending scandal, China’s fake goods industry, and celebrity philanthropy in Africa have in common? With biopirates trolling the blood industry, fish-farming bandits ravaging the high seas, pornography developing virtually in Second Life, and games like World of Warcraft spawning online sweatshops... Read more >
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Terrorism and the Economy
How the War on Terror is Bankrupting the World
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $13.95

Economist and best-selling author Loretta Napoleoni traces the link between the finances of the war on terror and the global economic crisis, finding connections from Dubai to London to Las Vegas that politicians and the media have at best ignored. In launching military and propaganda wars in the Middle East, America... Read more >
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Meltdown
Meltdown
Written by Paul Mason
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844676538
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Meltdown
The End of the Age of Greed
Written by Paul Mason


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2010
Price: $14.95

Meltdown is the gripping account of the financial collapse that destroyed the West’s investment banks, brought the global economy to its knees, and undermined three decades of neoliberal orthodoxy. Covering the development of the crisis from the economic front line, BBC Newsnight journalist Paul Mason explores the roots of the US... Read more >
Terrorism and the Economy
Terrorism and the Economy
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228951
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Terrorism and the Economy
How the War on Terror is Bankrupting the World
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2010
Price: $13.95

Economist and best-selling author Loretta Napoleoni traces the link between the finances of the war on terror and the global economic crisis, finding connections from Dubai to London to Las Vegas that politicians and the media have at best ignored. In launching military and propaganda wars in the Middle East, America... Read more >
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Rogue Economics
Rogue Economics
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228821
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Rogue Economics

Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $16.95

What do Eastern Europe's booming sex trade, America's subprime mortgage lending scandal, China’s fake goods industry, and celebrity philanthropy in Africa have in common? With biopirates trolling the blood industry, fish-farming bandits ravaging the high seas, pornography developing virtually in Second Life, and games like World of Warcraft spawning online sweatshops... Read more >
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Dangerous Business
Dangerous Business
Written by Pat Choate
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307269331
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Dangerous Business

Written by Pat Choate


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $15.99

From one of the most respected and vigorous economic thinkers in Washington, a wake-up call about the perils of unfettered globalization. In this impassioned, prescient book, Pat Choate shows us that while increased worldwide economic integration has some benefits for our fiscal efficiency, it also creates dependencies, vulnerabilities, national security risks... Read more >
Obamanomics
Obamanomics
Written by John R. Talbott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228654
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Obamanomics
How Bottom-Up Economic Prosperity Will Replace Trickle-Down Economics
Written by John R. Talbott


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2008
Price: $16.95

Bestselling author John R. Talbott, who predicted the housing and mortgage crisis, pictures in Obamanomics--written well in advance of the historic 2008 elections--a Barack Obama presidency based on justice and cooperation—principles that have not held sway in Washington, DC, for quite some time. Talbott's powerful grasp of finance allows him to... Read more >
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China Road
China Road
Written by Rob Gifford
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ISBN: 9780812975246
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China Road
A Journey into the Future of a Rising Power
Written by Rob Gifford


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2008
Price: $17.00

Route 312 is the Chinese Route 66. It flows three thousand miles from east to west, passing through the factory towns of the coastal areas, through the rural heart of China, then up into the Gobi Desert, where it merges with the Old Silk Road. The highway witnesses every part of... Read more >
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Rogue Economics
Rogue Economics
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583228241
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Rogue Economics

Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2008
Price: $24.95

What do Eastern Europe's booming sex trade, America's subprime mortgage lending scandal, China’s fake goods industry, and celebrity philanthropy in Africa have in common? With biopirates trolling the blood industry, fish-farming bandits ravaging the high seas, pornography developing virtually in Second Life, and games like World of Warcraft spawning online sweatshops... Read more >
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China Road
China Road
Written by Rob Gifford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588366344
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China Road
A Journey into the Future of a Rising Power
Written by Rob Gifford


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 29, 2007
Price: $12.99

Route 312 is the Chinese Route 66. It flows three thousand miles from east to west, passing through the factory towns of the coastal areas, through the rural heart of China, then up into the Gobi Desert, where it merges with the Old Silk Road. The highway witnesses every part of... Read more >
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The Economics of Global Turbulence
The Economics of Global Turbulence
Written by Robert Brenner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781859847305
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The Economics of Global Turbulence
The Advanced Capitalist Economies from Long Boom to Long Downturn, 1945-2005
Written by Robert Brenner


Format: Hardcover, 369 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2006
Price: $35.00

For years, the discipline of economics has been moving steadily away from the real world towards formalized axioms and mathematical models with only a precarious bearing on actuality. Commentators seek to fill the gap as best they can, but in the absence of real background scholarship, journalism is vulnerable to the... Read more >
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