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  1. World Economic Performance

    World Economic Performance

    Edited by D. S.P. Rao, Bart van Ark
    World economic performance over the last 50 years has been spectacular. The postwar period has witnessed impressive growth rates in Western Europe and Japan, and in recent times China and India. This new book discusses these issues and tackles topical questions such as; what are the socio-economic and institutional factors that have contributed to this impressive performance? Will China and India continue to grow at the same rate over the next two decades? What are the prospects for Japan, the US and other advanced economies? The book brings together contributions by eminent scholars including the late Angus Maddison, Professors Justin Lin, Bob Gordon, Ross Garnaut, Bart van Ark and others to provide answers to these fascinating questions. The chapters analyse the economic performance of selected countries including China, India, Japan, Indonesia and the US, as well as Western Europe, Latin America and developing countries as a group. The time period of the study is from 1850 to the present and includes forecasts to 2030. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 170.00   Web: $ 153.00
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  2. Before and Beyond the Global Economic Crisis

    Before and Beyond the Global Economic Crisis

    Edited by Mats Benner
    This timely and far-reaching book addresses the long-term impact of the recent global economic crisis. New light is shed on the crisis and its historical roots, and resolutions for a more robust, resilient future socio-economic model are prescribed. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  3. The Age of Austerity

    The Age of Austerity

    Thomas J. Schoenbaum
    The book begins with a detailed breakdown of the financial crisis and the government response in the United States, with particular focus on the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The author then puts forth a basic three-part plan calling for (1) fundamental tax and entitlement reform; (2) massive economic stimulus in the form of public and private investment to modernize the country’s aging infrastructures; and (3) mortgage relief to revitalize the nation’s housing markets. The book concludes with specific policy proposals designed to achieve these goals and return the US economy to a state of full employment and robust economic growth. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  4. Japan’s Great Stagnation

    Japan’s Great Stagnation

    W. R. Garside
    This timely book presents a critical examination of the developmental premises of Japan’s high-growth success and its subsequent drift into recession, stagnation and piecemeal reform. The country, which within a few decades of wartime defeat mounted a serious challenge to American hegemony, appeared incapable of fully adjusting to shifting economic circumstance once the impulses of catch-up growth and the good fortune of an accommodating international environment faded. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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    2014   Paperback Price: $ 39.95   Web: $ 31.96
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  5. Cycles, Crises and Innovation

    Cycles, Crises and Innovation

    Jerry Courvisanos
    Cycles, crises and innovation are the major economic forces that shape capitalist economies. Using a critical realist political economy approach, the analysis in this fine work is based on the works of Michał Kalecki and Joseph Schumpeter – both of whom identify these three dynamic forces as plotting the path of economic development. Jerry Courvisanos’ thought-provoking book examines how the rise of capital through investment enshrines innovation in profit and power which in turn determines the course of cycles and crises. The author concludes by arguing for strategic intervention by transformative eco-innovation as a public policy path to ecologically sustainable development. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  6. Keynes’s General Theory

    Keynes’s General Theory

    Edited by Thomas Cate
    This volume, a collection of essays by internationally known experts in the area of the history of economic thought and of the economics of Keynes and macroeconomics in particular, is designed to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the publication of The General Theory. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 162.00   Web: $ 145.80
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  7. A Short History of Ethics and Economics

    A Short History of Ethics and Economics

    James E. Alvey
    Arising from a disenchantment with mainstream economics – a dissatisfaction that is widespread today – A Short History of Ethics and Economics sketches the emergence and decline of the ethical tradition of economics and the crisis of modern economics. In doing so, James Alvey focuses on four of the leading ancient Greek thinkers: Socrates, Xenophon, Plato and Aristotle. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 116.00   Web: $ 104.40
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  8. The Dissemination of Economic Ideas

    The Dissemination of Economic Ideas

    Edited by Heinz D. Kurz, Tamotsu Nishizawa, Keith Tribe
    This highly illuminating book marks a significant stage in our growing understanding of how the development of national traditions of economic thought has been affected by both internal and external factors. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 159.00   Web: $ 143.10
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  9. The Asian Mediterranean

    The Asian Mediterranean

    François Gipouloux
    This insightful book draws upon a wide range of disciplines – political economy, geography and international relations – to examine how Asia has returned to its central position in the world economy. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 167.00   Web: $ 150.30
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  10. An Economic History of Modern China

    An Economic History of Modern China

    Joseph C.H. Chai
    As a country’s current development is path dependent, the rise of China and its strategic implications can only be understood in a historical context. Hence, the key to understanding contemporary China is the understanding of its past. So far there has been an absence of a comprehensive text dealing with Chinese economic history in the English language. An Economic History of Modern China fills this important gap, focusing on modern Chinese economic growth and comprehensively surveying the patterns of China’s growth experience over the past 200 years, from the Opium wars to the present day. Key events are traced back to their foundations in history to explain their impact on China’s modern economic growth. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  11. Growth Miracles and Growth Debacles

    Growth Miracles and Growth Debacles

    Sambit Bhattacharyya
    In this fascinating book, Sambit Bhattacharyya presents a detailed account of the socio-economic processes that create broad variations in living standards across the globe. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  12. The Impact of Alfred Marshall’s Ideas

    The Impact of Alfred Marshall’s Ideas

    Edited by Tiziano Raffaelli, Giacomo Becattini, Katia Caldari, Marco Dardi
    This is a unique and detailed book which surveys the diffusion and reception of Alfred Marshall’s ideas and the ways they have influenced the development of economic science up to the present day. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  13. Famous Figures and Diagrams in Economics

    Famous Figures and Diagrams in Economics

    Edited by Mark Blaug, Peter Lloyd
    This is a unique account of the role played by 58 figures and diagrams commonly used in economic theory. These cover a large part of mainstream economic analysis, both microeconomics and macroeconomics and also general equilibrium theory. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 220.00   Web: $ 198.00
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    2012   Paperback Price: $ 65.00   Web: $ 52.00
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  14. Forms of Enterprise in 20th Century Italy

    Forms of Enterprise in 20th Century Italy

    Edited by Andrea Colli, Michelangelo Vasta
    Taking an historical perspective, this unique book highlights the evolution of the many diverse forms of business enterprise, and discusses the contribution of these different types of firm to the economic growth of Italy. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 157.00   Web: $ 141.30
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  15. Aristotle, Adam Smith and Karl Marx

    Aristotle, Adam Smith and Karl Marx

    Spencer J. Pack
    Spencer Pack compares and contrasts Aristotle’s, Smith’s and Marx’s theoretical systems on six fundamental issues: exchange value, money, capital, character, government, and change. This book also provides insights on issues concerning the continuing development of world money, saving, managerial capitalism, corrupt governments, and various secular and religious movements for social change. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  16. Cooperative Enterprise

    Cooperative Enterprise

    Stefano Zamagni, Vera Zamagni
    This eloquent book analyses the theory of the cooperative form of enterprise from an historic perspective, whilst assessing its appeal in the current economic environment. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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    2011   Paperback Price: $ 30.00   Web: $ 24.00
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  17. Money, Investment and Consumption

    Money, Investment and Consumption

    Omar F. Hamouda
    Contrary to the commonly perpetuated belief that Keynes’s theory is appropriate only to economic depressions, the author of this provocative book maintains that Keynes provided a complete set of macroeconomic relations and the ingredients of a new theoretical model, much more reflective of and analytically appropriate to the 21st century than those on which current macroeconomics is based. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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    2011   Paperback Price: $ 37.00   Web: $ 29.60
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  18. Economists in the Americas

    Economists in the Americas

    Edited by Veronica Montecinos, John Markoff
    Probably no region’s economists have had greater public visibility or greater impact on regional and national public policy than Latin America’s and no region has been more directly affected by the spread of US economics. Economists in the Americas joins a small but important comparative literature on economics as a profession and is the first comparative treatment of professional economists in the United States and Latin America. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  19. Happiness, Economics and Politics

    Happiness, Economics and Politics

    Edited by Amitava Krishna Dutt, Benjamin Radcliff
    This timely and important book presents a unique study of happiness from both economic and political perspectives. It offers an overview of contemporary research on the emergent field of happiness studies and contains contributions by some of the leading figures in the field. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  20. Macroeconomic Methodology

    Macroeconomic Methodology

    Jesper Jespersen
    Jesper Jespersen presents a treatise on the importance of the choice of methodology within macroeconomics. Given that no scientifically based macroeconomic policy recommendation should be established without an evaluation of the methods employed, this book gives a clear exposition of how proper macroeconomic analysis should be undertaken. Furthermore, it is convincingly argued that one of the lasting contributions of John Maynard Keynes was his emphasis on methodology; that macroeconomic consequences of uncertainty could not be analysed within the established general equilibrium framework. It is due to post-Keynesian economics supported by critical realism that the understanding of Keynes’s methodology has been resurrected, which has eventually resulted in renewed debate on realistic macroeconomic policies to restore full employment without inflation. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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    2011   Paperback Price: $ 46.00   Web: $ 36.80
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