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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest: Revised Edition (Critical Library, Viking)
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sku: 9780140236019, ean: 9780140236019, isbn: 0140236015,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
"Powerful, poetic realism...makes the tired old subject of life in a mental hospital into an absorbing Orwellian microcosm of all humanity."—Life.An international bestseller and the basis for a hugely successful film, Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the ...
On Ethics and Economics
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ean: 9780631164012, isbn: 0631164014,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
In this elegant critique, Amartya Sen argues that welfare economics can be enriched by paying more explicit attention to ethics, and that modern ethical studies can also benefit from a closer contact with economies. He argues further that even predic...
Hayek's Challenge: An Intellectual Biography of F.A. Hayek
By University of Chicago Press
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ean: 9780226091938, isbn: 0226091937,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Friedrich A. Hayek is regarded as one of the preeminent economic theorists of the twentieth century, as much for his work outside of economics as for his work within it. During a career spanning several decades, he made contributions in fields as div...
Milton Friedman on Economics: Selected Papers
By University of Chicago Press Journals
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ean: 9780226263496, isbn: 9780226263496,
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On his death in the autumn of 2006, Milton Friedman was lauded as “the grandmaster of free-market economic theory in the postwar era” by the New York Times and “the most influential economist of the second half of the 20th century” by the Eco...
Adam's Fallacy: A Guide to Economic Theology
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
This book could be called “The Intelligent Person’s Guide to Economics.” Like Robert Heilbroner’s The Worldly Philosophers, it attempts to explain the core ideas of the great economists, beginning with Adam Smith and ending with Joseph Schump...
Parecon: Life After Capitalism
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mpn: bibliography, index, ean: 9781844675050, isbn: 184467505X,
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‘What do you want?’ is a constant query put to economic and globalization activists decrying current poverty, alienation and degradation. In this highly praised new work, destined to attract worldwide attention and support, Michael Albert provide...
Economics and the Law: From Posner to Postmodernism and Beyond - Second Edition
By Princeton University Press
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This is an expanded second edition of Nicholas Mercuro and Steven Medema's influential book Economics and the Law, whose publication in 1998 marked the most comprehensive overview of the various schools of thought in the burgeoning field of Law and E...
Individualism and Economic Order
By University of Chicago Press
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mpn: 21988771, ean: 9780226320939, isbn: 0226320936,
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In this collection of writings, Nobel laureate Friedrich A. Hayek discusses topics from moral philosophy and the methods of the social sciences to economic theory as different aspects of the same central issue: free markets versus socialist planned e...
The New Wealth of Nations
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The emerging world was poor and illiterate just forty years ago. Today, over 70 per cent of the world’s middle class resides in the erstwhile poor countries; world income inequality is down to levels last observed in 1870; and there has been a larg...
Competition and Entrepreneurship (The Collected Works of Israel M. Kirzner)
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 207 reviews
No other economist in recent times has been so closely identified with the Austrian School of economics as Israel M. Kirzner, professor emeritus of economics at New York University. A leader of the generation of Austrian economists after Ludwig von M...
Modern Investment Management: An Equilibrium Approach
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Introduces the modern investment management techniques used byGoldman Sachs asset management to a broad range of institutionaland sophisticated investors.* Along with Fischer Black, Bob Litterman created theBlack-Litterman asset allocation model, one...
Competitive Advantage of Nations
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Now beyond its eleventh printing and translated into twelve languages, Michael Porter’s The Competitive Advantage of Nations has changed completely our conception of how prosperity is created and sustained in the modern global economy. Porter’s g...
Economics Rules: The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science
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“A hugely valuable contribution. . . . In setting out a defence of the best in economics, Rodrik has also provided a goal for the discipline as a whole.” ―Martin Sandbu, Financial TimesIn the wake of the financial crisis and the Great Recession...
Surviving the Future: Culture, Carnival and Capital in the Aftermath of the Market Economy
By Chelsea Green Publishing
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Surviving the Future is a story drawn from the fertile ground of the late David Fleming’s extraordinary Lean Logic: A Dictionary for the Future and How to Survive It. That hardback consists of four hundred and four interlinked dictionary entries, ...
Toward a Truly Free Market: A Distributist Perspective on the Role of Government, Taxes, Health Care, Deficits, and More (Culture of Enterprise)
By Intercollegiate Studies Institute
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Taking “free markets” from rhetoric to realityFor three decades free-market leaders have tried to reverse longstanding Keynesian economic policies, but have only produced larger government, greater debt, and more centralized economic power. So ho...
Vaporized: Solid Strategies for Success in a Dematerialized World
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If you’re in the information business (and we all are in the information business), Tercek’s urgent manifesto will help you see the future, so you can prepare for it.” - Seth GodinBrace yourself for enormous changes ahead. Familiar fixtures o...
Putting Auction Theory to Work (Churchill Lectures in Economics)
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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Providing a comprehensive introduction to modern auction theory and its important new applications, this book is written by a leading economic theorist whose suggestions guided the creation of the new spectrum auction designs. Aimed at graduate stude...
Ending Global Poverty: A Guide to What Works
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sku: GOOD-EARTH-04111, ean: 9780230606159, isbn: 0230606156,
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Over 800 million people suffer from chronic hunger, and over ten million children die each year from preventable causes. These may seem like overwhelming statistics, but as Stephen Smith shows in this call to arms, global poverty is something that we...
The Idea of Justice
By Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press
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Social justice: an ideal, forever beyond our grasp; or one of many practical possibilities? More than a matter of intellectual discourse, the idea of justice plays a real role in how―and how well―people live. And in this book the distinguished sc...
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