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  • Elinor Ostromby Vlad Tarko

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2016; US$ 31.99

    An accelerated introduction into the life and work of the first female Nobel Laureate for Economics, Elinor Ostrom. more...

  • Collateral Frameworksby Kjell G. Nyborg

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 30.00

    The first book-length study of the importance of collateral frameworks in monetary policy, focusing on the Eurozone and euro crisis. more...

  • Legal Origins and the Efficiency Dilemmaby Nuno Garoupa; Carlos Gómez Ligüerre; Lela Mélon

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Economists advise that the law should seek efficiency. More recently, it has been suggested that common law systems are more conducive of economic growth than code-based civil law systems. This book argues that there is no theory to support such statements and provides evidence that rejects a 'one-size-fits-all' approach. Both common law and civil... more...

  • Bottleneckersby William Mellor; Dick M. Carpenter II

    Encounter Books 2016; US$ 27.99

    Bottlenecker ( n ): a person who advocates for the creation or perpetuation of government regulation, particularly an occupational license, to restrict entry into his or her occupation, thereby accruing an economic advantage without providing a benefit to consumers. The Left, Right, and Center all hate them: powerful special interests that use... more...

  • The Undoing Projectby Michael Lewis

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 35.24

    From Michael Lewis, the No.1 bestselling author of The Big Short and Flash Boys , this is the extraordinary story of the two men whose ideas changed the world. Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky met in war-torn 1960s Israel. Both were gifted young psychology professors: Kahneman a rootless son of holocaust survivors who saw the world as a... more...

  • Europe's Growth Challengeby Anders Aslund; Simeon Djankov

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 23.99

    A cogent and systematic look at the ways in which enacting fiscal and governmental policy changes might reinvigorate Europe's stagnant economy. more...

  • The Breaking Pointby James Dale Davidson; Bill Bonner

    Humanix Books 2016; US$ 30.00

    "Picketty (the rich get richer), Gordon (the important innovations are already behind us), Tainter (it's too complicated) all have theories about why the 21st century is such a disappointment. James Dale Davidson connects the dots...but more dotsand more unexpected dotsthan perhaps anyone." From the Foreword by BILL BONNER , coauthor of International... more...

  • Development Economics: A Policy Analysis Approachby Eckhard Siggel

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This innovative textbook focuses upon economic policy in the context of developing countries. The aim is to show how economic theory can be applied to the real and urgent challenges facing the developing world. To achieve its unique policy focus the text includes seventeen country case studies (in the form of assigned questions) as well as comprehensive... more...

  • Chinese Youth in Transitionby Jieying Xi; Yunxiao Sun

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Featuring original research findings from a key Chinese national research centre, this book provides researchers with cutting-edge, reliable and comprehensive information about children and youth in modern China. The book employs a unique methodology to analyze China's youth in terms of human capital development in a transitional economy. Coverage... more...

  • Technical Change and Economic Growthby George M. Korres

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Technological change is not only a determinant of growth but is also a pivotal factor in international competition and the modernization of an economy. In one of the most in-depth and detailed studies of its kind, George Korres analyzes the macroeconomic and the microeconomic factors influencing the economics of innovation and the economic relations... more...