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Blowout

Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth Overview: THE #1

Crashed

How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World Overview: NA Read or Listen Now to

Amazon

How the World’s Most Relentless Retailer will Continue to Revolutionize Commerce Overview: This book explores whether

Us vs. Them

The Failure of Globalism Overview: IAN BREMMER WAS NAMED LINKEDIN'S #1 TOP INFLUENCER in 2017 ————–

Drinking Water

A History Overview: Duke professor James Salzman shows how drinking water highlights the most pressing issues

Factory Man

How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local – and Helped Save an American Town Overview:

The Misfit Economy

Lessons in Creativity from Pirates, Hackers, Gangsters and Other Informal Entrepreneurs Overview: Lessons in Creativity from

Ethereum

Blockchains, Digital Assets, Smart Contracts, Decentralised Autonomous Organisations Overview: This is it. The book aims to

On Liberty

Overview: In his much quoted, seminal work, On Liberty, John Stuart Mill attempts to establish standards

Brazillionaires

The Godfathers of Modern Brazil Overview: The brazillionaires are the key to understanding that dream; through

Digital Gold

Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money Overview: An

Alibaba

The House That Jack Ma Built Overview: Advance Praise For Alibaba “Anybody who thinks the Chinese

Restart

The Last Chance for the Indian Economy Overview: In Restart, Mihir S. Sharma shows what can

Capitalism

A Very Short Introduction Overview: ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University

A Quiet Word

Lobbying, Crony Capitalism and Broken Politics in Britain Overview: And much more. A Quiet Word shows

America’s Bank

The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve Overview: Roger Lowenstein—acclaimed financial journalist and bestselling author

Raw Deal

How the Uber Economy and Runaway Capitalism Are Screwing American Workers Overview: In Raw Deal, Steven

Bourbon Empire

The Past and Future of America’s Whiskey Overview: Taking readers behind the curtain of an enchanting—and

Peers Inc

Overview: In this path-breaking book Robin Chase, co-founder of Zipcar, shows how Peers Inc companies are

Cool

How the Brain’s Hidden Quest for Cool Drives Our Economy and Shapes Our World Overview: In

Coined

The Rich Life of Money and How Its History Has Shaped Us Overview: The story of

Rare

The High-Stakes Race to Satisfy Our Need for the Scarcest Metals on Earth Overview: In addition

Scarcity

The New Science of Having Less and How It Defines Our Lives Overview: In this provocative

On Saudi Arabia

Its People, Past, Religion, Fault Lines–and Future Overview: A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist from The Wall Street

Eco-Business

A Big-Brand Takeover of Sustainability Overview: Eco-business promotes the sustainability of bigbusiness, not the sustainability of

Austerity

The History of a Dangerous Idea Overview: In Austerity: The History of a Dangerous Idea, Mark

Forecast

What Physics, Meteorology, and the Natural Sciences Can Teach Us About Economics Overview: Markets really act

Dollars and Sex

How Economics Influences Sex and Love Overview: Explores the economics of love and sex, applying economic

Bad Pharma

How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients Overview: With Goldacre's characteristic flair and a forensic

Civilization

The Six Killer Apps of Western Power Overview: ' Economist 'Vivid and fascinating.' Daily Telegraph'Superb .

Don’t Buy it

The Trouble with Talking Nonsense about the Economy Overview: Argues that the economic debate is often

Getting Better

Why Global Development Is Succeeding–And How We Can Improve the World Even More Overview: Getting Better,

Logistics Clusters

Delivering Value and Driving Growth Overview: View a trailer for the book at: http://techtv.mit.edu/videos/22284-logistics-clusters-yossi-sheffi Read or

Makers

The New Industrial Revolution Overview: Chris Anderson, bestselling author of The Long Tail, explains how this

Walmart

Key Insights and Practical Lessons from the World’s Largest Retailer Overview: Walmart provides a detailed assessment

Poor Economics

A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty Overview: Called "marvelous, rewarding" by the

Freakonomics

A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything Overview: In this groundbreaking book, leading economist

Fault Lines

How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy Overview: In Fault Lines, Rajan argues that serious

Supercorp

How Vanguard Companies Create Innovation, Profits, Growth, and Social Good Overview: Supercorp, based on a three-year

The Box

How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger Overview: The Box

False Economy

Overview: In False Economy, Alan Beattie tackles misconceptions about the modern world, looking back at history