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Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

Paperback, 06/04/2006, £9.99
£8.99
Assume nothing, question everything. This book is about crack dealers, cheating teachers and bizarre baby names that turned everyone's view of the world upside-down and more.

Migration: Economic Change, Social Challenge

Paperback, 20/07/2017, £24.49
£22.04
This book addresses some of the many social challenges created by migration flows over the past decades. The volume brings together research from three different fields: economics, sociology and political science.

Thomas Piketty's 'Capital in the Twenty First Century': An Introduction

Paperback, 01/08/2017, £7.99
£7.19
An introduction to Thomas Piketty's monumental work

Adam Smith's The Wealth of Nations

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
200 years after it was written, Adam Smith published The Wealth of Nations is still debated by governments internationally. Smith argued that 'mercantilism'-the theory that the national economy exists solely to strengthen the government, thus the government should regulate the economy-was wrong.

Max Weber's The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

Paperback, 03/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Focusing on the differences he observed in economic behavior between Catholics and Protestants, Weber's seminal 1905 work examines the role that morality plays in the lives people choose to lead seeking to isolate beliefs and practices that influenced economic behaviour.

Friedrich Hayek's The Road to Serfdom

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Friedrich Hayek's The Road to Serfdom (1944) analyzes the ways in which excessive government planning can erode democracy. The work draws influential parallels between the totalitarianism of both left and right, questioning the central government control exerted by Western democracies.

Thomas Pikkety's Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Paperback, 05/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
In his best selling book Capital in the Twenty-First Century, economist Thomas Piketty argues that capitalism has no tendency towards a fair distribution of wealth taking issue with the idea that inequality declines as capitalism matures.

Thomas Malthus' An Essay on the Principle of Population

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
One of the most influential books on economics ever written, An Essay on the Principle of Population remains one of the most controversial, too.

John Maynard Keynes' The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Classical economics suggests that market economies are self-correcting in times of recession or depression, and tend toward full employment and output. But English economist John Maynard Keynes disagrees. In his ground-breaking 1936 study The General Theory, Keynes argues that traditional economics has misunderstood the causes of unemployment.

Charles Kindleberger's Manias, Panics and Crashes

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
When Manias, Panics, and Crashes was published (1978), the world was entering a new period of global economic turbulence. Economists based their analyses on the assumption that investors act rationally and often communicated their ideas with dry, technical language.

Eric Lybeck's Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

Paperback, 05/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Europeans once thought all swans were white, and white' was part of how they defined 'swan.' Then black swans were discovered, and the definition changed forever. I

Mahbub ul Haq's Reflections on Human Development

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Considered his most important work, Mahbub ul Haq's Reflections on Human Development appeared at the end of his career in international development, and consolidates his revolutionary contribution to the discipline.
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