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Brookings Institution Press

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  • Unleashing Changeby Steven Kelman

    Brookings Institution Press 2005; US$ 29.95

    "Drawing on the experience of procurement reform in the Reinventing Government initiative of the 1990s, as well as organization theory and psychology, this book presents a comprehensive approach to improving performance in big public sector organizationsthat addresses both theory and practice"--Provided by publisher. more...

  • Systematic Thinking for Social Actionby Alice M. Rivlin; Donna Shalala

    Brookings Institution Press 2015; US$ 18.00

    In January 1970 Alice M. Rivlin spoke to an audience at the University of California-Berkeley. The topic was developing a more rational approach to decisionmaking in government. If digital video, YouTube, and TED Talks had been inventions of the 1960s, Rivlin's talk would have been a viral hit. As it was, the resulting book, Systematic Thinking... more...

  • Political Realismby Jonathan Rauch

    Brookings Institution Press 2015; US$ 0.00

    Why did politics once work? And why don't they work today? Despite decades of reform, government is more dysfunctional than ever, the country is more polarized, and special interests have more power to veto reform. What if idealistic reform itself is a culprit? In Political Realism , Jonathan Rauch argues that well-meaning efforts to stem corruption... more...

  • To the Edgeby Philip A. Wallach

    Brookings Institution Press 2015; US$ 34.00

    Were the radical steps taken by the Treasury Department and Federal Reserve to avert the financial crisis legal? When and why did political elites and the general public question the legitimacy of the government's responses to the crisis? In To The Edge: Legality, Legitimacy, and the Responses to the 2008 Financial Crisis , Philip Wallach chronicles... more...

  • Political Realismby Jonathan Rauch

    Brookings Institution Press 2015; US$ 0.00

    Why did politics once work? And why don't they work today? Despite decades of reform, government is more dysfunctional than ever, the country is more polarized, and special interests have more power to veto reform. What if idealistic reform itself is a culprit? In Political Realism , Jonathan Rauch argues that well-meaning efforts to stem corruption... more...

  • Equality and Efficiencyby Arthur M. Okun; Lawrence H. Summers

    Brookings Institution Press 2015; US$ 18.00

    Originally published in 1975, Equality and Efficiency: The Big Tradeoff is a very personal work from one of the most important macroeconomists of the last hundred years. And this new edition includes "Further Thoughts on Equality and Efficiency," a paper published by the author two years later. In classrooms Arthur M. Okun may be best remembered... more...

  • Beyond Tiananmenby Robert L. Suettinger

    Brookings Institution Press 2003; US$ 26.95

    Suettinger sees the Tiananmen Square masacre as a turning point in US-China affairs. He traces the bilateral relationship since that time, focusing particular on the internal political factors that shaped relations between the US and China between 1989 and the end of the Clinton presidency in 2000. more...

  • The Media and the War on Terrorismby Stephen Hess; Marvin Kalb

    Brookings Institution Press 2003; US$ 24.95

    This collection of conversations between journalists and federal officials aims to capture the tensions between the press and the government during wartime. They cover issues including military censorship and the difficulties of maintaining security in an era of satellite technology. more...

  • Power and Purposeby James M. Goldgeier; Michael McFaul

    Brookings Institution Press 2003; US$ 24.95

    This work traces the formulation and evolution of American foreign policy toward the Soviet Union and Russia during the tumultuous and uncertain decade at the end of the Cold War. It examines how American decision-makers coped with opportunities and challenges presented by a new Russia. more...

  • Coming Up Shortby Alicia H. Munnell; Annika Sunden

    Brookings Institution Press 2003; US$ 22.95

    In this work, two experts on retirement policy analyse 401(k) plans, the fastest-growing type of employer-sponsored pension and a vital source of retirement income for the American middle class. more...