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Animal Spirits

Paperback, 01/02/2010, £12.99
£11.69
The global financial crisis has made it clear that powerful psychological forces are imperiling the wealth of nations. This title challenges the economic wisdom that got us into this mess, and puts forward a vision that transforms economics and restores prosperity. It asserts the necessity of an active government role in economic policymaking.

How an Economy Grows and Why it Crashes

Hardback, 21/02/2014, £23.99
£21.59
Offers straight answers to every question you've ever had about how the economy works and how it affects your life. This title starts with three guys on an island who barely survive by fishing barehanded.

Why Information Grows

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £9.99
£8.99
What is economic growth? And why, historically, has it occurred in only a few places? Previous efforts to answer these questions have focused on institutions, geography, finances, and psychology. This book argues that in order to fully grasp the nature of economic growth we need to turn to the science of information, networks and complexity.

Economics: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 22/02/2007, £7.99
£7.19
Combining a global approach with examples from everyday life, this work describes the lives of two children who live very different lives in different parts of the world: in the Mid-West USA and in Ethiopia. Along the way, it provides an introduction to key economic factors and concepts such as individual choices, national policies, and equity.

Wealth of Nations

Paperback, 17/04/2008, £8.99
£8.09

Chronicles: On Our Troubled Times

Hardback, 06/04/2016, £16.99
£15.29
Presents an analysis of the financial crisis, what has happened since and where we should go from here. Tackling a wider range of subjects than in Capital, from productivity in Britain to Barack Obama, this book deals with liberation.

Hubris: Why Economists Failed to Predict the Crisis and How to Avoid the Next One

Hardback, 07/04/2015, £18.99
£17.09
A frank assessment of economists' blindness before the financial crash in 2007-2008 and what must be done to avert a sequel

European Economy 1914-2000

Paperback, 11/01/2001, £32.99
£29.69
The European Economy 1914-2000 provide an invaluable guide to the major economic changes in both Wester and Eastern Europe during the twentieth century.

Consolations of Economics: How We Will All Benefit from the New World Order

Hardback, 19/06/2014, £16.99
£15.29
In the next twenty years the world economy will enjoy one of its strongest periods of growth. Greater innovation and technical change will increase opportunities. Life expectancy, income and educational standards will rise. This book looks objectively at the changing global economy - what is happening and what it means.

Economics: The User's Guide: A Pelican Introduction

Paperback, 01/05/2014, £8.99
£8.09
What is economics? What can - and can't - it explain about the world? Why does it matter? This book teaches economics at Cambridge University, and writes a column for the Guardian.

Money and Football; A Soccernomics Guide

Paperback, 18/06/2015, £8.99
£8.09
Why Chievo Verona, Unterhaching, and Scunthorpe United Will Never Win the Champions League, Why Manchester City, Roma, and Paris St. Germain Can,and Why Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, and Manchester United Cannot Be Stopped

Finance Basics

Paperback, 11/03/2014, £7.99
£7.19

Second Curve

Hardback, 12/03/2015, £14.99
£7.50
Offers a glimpse into the future and shows what challenges and opportunities lie ahead. The author looks at the trends in capitalism and asks whether it is a sustainable system. He explores the dangers of a society built on credit, and challenges the myth that remorseless growth is essential.

Foundations of Economics 4ed

Paperback, 14/04/2016, £45.99
£41.39
Assuming no prior knowledge of economics, this is an essential introduction to the subject designed specifically for undergraduate students. The author's accessible approach is combined with a wealth of questions and reflection points to ensure students fully understand key topics, and are able to apply their knowledge throughout.

Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few

Paperback, 02/06/2016, £12.99
£11.69
From acclaimed thinker and former US Labor Secretary Robert Reich: how capitalism can be fixed.

Great Divide

Paperback, 25/04/2016, £10.99
£9.89
Why has inequality increased in the Western world - and what can we do about it? This title argues that inequality is a choice - the cumulative result of unjust policies and misguided priorities. It exposes the inequality that is afflicting America and other Western countries in thrall to neoliberalism.

Economics

Paperback, 20/01/2012, £36.99
£33.29
A refreshingly straightforward textbook that reinforces understanding of economic theory by placing student experiences at the heart of learning. Easy to follow concepts are presented at an appropriate pace and in a relevant and engaging manner, while still covering all the essential material needed on an introductory economics module.

Positive Linking

Hardback, 05/07/2012, £12.99
£11.69
According to the author, the mechanistic viewpoint of conventional economics is drastically limited - because it cannot comprehend the vital nature of networks. In this book, he shows, network effects make conventional approaches to policy, whether in the public or corporate sectors, much more likely to fail.

Positive Linking

Paperback, 06/06/2013, £9.99
£8.99
Our social and economic worlds have been revolutionised by a massive increase in our awareness of the choices, decisions, behaviours and opinions of other people. In this title, the author shows network effects make conventional approaches to policy, whether in the public or corporate sectors, more likely to fail.

Rise and Fall of Nations: Ten Rules of Change in the Post-Crisis World

Hardback, 07/06/2016, £25.00
£22.50
Parsing the complicated flood of data on debt, trade and capital flows, this book explains exactly which numbers are most telling for a nation's fortunes, and when they signal a turn for the better or worse. It is suitable for the business executive or investor - interested in a new economics focused on what is coming next, not on the past.

Economyths : Ten Ways that Economics Gets it Wrong

Paperback, 06/05/2010, £12.99
£11.69
From the inability of wealth to make us happier, to our catastrophic blindness to the credit crunch, this book reveals ten ways in which economics has failed us. It explains how the economy is the result of complex and unpredictable processes; how risk models go astray; and, why the economy is not rational or fair.

Theory of Games and Economic Behavior

Paperback, 13/05/2012, £9.99
£8.99

Romantic Economist

Paperback, 06/02/2014, £8.99
£8.09
William is an economist, which means he is good at reducing an infinitely complex world into a set of clear, rational principles about the way people and markets behave. Unfortunately, he has never been able to replicate this in the world of romance. In this book, he sets out to apply the rules of economics to save his floundering love life.

Price of Inequality

Paperback, 08/04/2013, £10.99
£9.89
Explains why we are experiencing destructively high levels of inequality - and why this is not inevitable. This book focuses chiefly on the gross inequality to which these systems give rise, but also explains how inextricably interlinked they are.

Economics

Paperback, 07/04/2014, £54.99
£49.49
One of the leading Economics principles texts in the UK and Europe, restructured and reorganized to more directly match economics students' course structures and learning and assessment needs.

Owning Our Future: The Emerging Ownership Revolution

Paperback, 04/06/2012, £19.99
Offers a bold solution to our recurring economic crises: innovative new forms of institutional ownership.Takes the reader on a global journey to meet the people and organizations that are pioneering new forms of life - sustaining ownership.By the author of the classic The Divine Right of Capital.Looking around at the wreckage left...

Inequality

Hardback, 20/03/2015, £19.95
£17.96
Inequality and poverty have returned with a vengeance in recent decades. To reduce them, we need fresh ideas that move beyond taxes on the wealthy. Anthony B. Atkinson offers ambitious new policies in technology, employment, social security, sharing of capital, and taxation, and he defends them against the common arguments and excuses for inaction.

Economics Express: Microeconomics

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £14.99
£13.49
All specialist economics students, plus students taking a non-specialist module, and social science students taking an economics module will need this book. It will equip them for all various styles of assessment they may face, including paper-based examinations involving longer or shorter questions.

Economics Express: Macroeconomics

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £14.99
£13.49
All specialist economics students, plus students taking a non-specialist module, and social science students taking an economics module will need this book.

Economics Express: Environmental Economics

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £15.99
£14.39
This title is designed to engage students with the research, debates, and practical applications of economics. The book will help build up student confidence in approaching exams and assignments.

Why Globalization Works

Paperback, 04/02/2005, £9.99
£8.99
A powerful case for the global market economy

Why Information Grows: The Evolution of Order, from Atoms to Economies

Hardback, 04/06/2015, £20.00
£18.00
In Why Information Grows, rising star Cesar Hidalgo offers a radical interpretation of global economics. What is economic growth? And why, historically, has it occurred in only a few places? This book answers this questions.

Managerial Economics

7, 20/01/2000, £40.99
£36.89
Intended for intermediate and final year undergraduate, first year graduate and MBA programmes in managerial economics and applied microeconomic analysis, this work covers the areas of managerial economics courses, and complements theoretical concepts with practical applications. It includes lists of key terms and chapter summaries.

When to Rob a Bank: A Rogue Economist's Guide to the World

Hardback, 05/05/2015, £14.99
£13.49
Why don't flight attendants get tipped? If you were a terrorist, how would you attack? And why does KFC always run out of fried chicken? This book helps you discover why taller people tend to make more money; why it's so hard to predict the Kentucky Derby winner; and why it might be time for a sex tax.

Flash Boys: Cracking the Money Code

Paperback, 23/03/2015, £9.99
£8.99
Tells the story of the multi-millionaires and whizz kids who scammed the banking system in the blink of an eye - and the whistle blowers who tried to stop them.

Statistics for Business and Economics: First European Edition

Paperback, 27/03/2012, £54.99
£44.99
Every business area relies on an understanding of statistics to succeed. Statistics for Business and Economics by Carlos Cortinhas and Ken Black shows students that the proper application of statistics in the business world goes hand-in-hand with good decision making.

Global shift 7ed

Paperback, 17/12/2014, £44.99
£40.49
With over 120,000 copies sold worldwide, Peter Dicken's Global Shift has been the definitive work on economic globalization for almost 30 years now. A tried, trusted and unrivalled resource for undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers across the social sciences, this is a seminal text from an internationally renowned author.

Megachange

Paperback, 22/03/2012, £15.00
£13.50
Suitable for those who want to know what the next four decades hold in store, this title charts the rise and fall of fertility rates across continents; how energy resources will change in light of new technology, and how different nations will deal with major developments in science and warfare.

Economyths

Paperback, 01/03/2012, £8.99
£8.09
From the inability of wealth to make us happier, to our catastrophic blindness to the credit crunch, this book reveals ten ways in which economics has failed us. It explains how the economy is the result of complex and unpredictable processes; how risk models go astray; and, why the economy is not rational or fair.

Bayesian Econometric Methods

Paperback, 15/01/2007, £34.99
£31.49
This book aims to teach Bayesian econometrics by providing a wide range of solved exercises.

Reclaiming Development: An Alternative Economic Policy Manual

Paperback, 16/01/2014, £13.99
£12.59
A groundbreaking book by leading authors that fundamentally challenges the central tenets of development discourse - as relevant today as when it was originally published in 2004.

Rethinking Development Economics

Paperback, 20/06/2003, £24.95
£22.46

Bad Samaritans: The Guilty Secrets of Rich Nations and the Threat to Global Prosperity

Paperback, 01/05/2008, £8.99
£8.09
Argues that in theory the world's wealthiest countries and supra-national institutions like the IMF, World Bank and WTO want to see all nations developing into modern industrial societies. This book describes that in practice, though, those at the top are 'kicking away the ladder' to wealth that they themselves climbed.

Economics for Business

Paperback, 24/05/2016, £49.99
£44.99

Alternative Assets: Investments for a Post-Crisis World

Hardback, 22/10/2010, £39.99
£35.99
* This book will provide investors with a primer on eachalternative asset class, plus practical tips on pros and cons,implementation, returns analysis, and fees and costs * It will also provide introductory guidance on how to setinvestment targets, and how alternative assets can be accommodatedwithin the allocation process .

 

 

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