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- Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available
The acute problem of inequality in the world was brought centre stage by the sensational appearance of French economist Thomas Piketty's bestselling book Capital in the Twenty-first Century. In Western Empires, Christianity, and the Inequalities between the West and the Rest 1500-2010 , Sampie Terreblanche studies the matter from a political economic... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available
Since the financial crisis of 2008, the major governments of the world have resorted to printing large amounts of money to pay national debts and bail out banks. The warning signs are clear, and the collapse of the Zimbabwean dollar after years of rampant money printing is a frightening example of what lies in store for world economies if painful reform... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 35.00
Questions about the nature of money have gained a new urgency in the aftermath of the global financial crisis. Even as many people have less of it, there are more forms and systems of money, from local currencies and social lending to mobile money and Bitcoin. Yet our understanding of what money is?and what it might be?hasn?t kept pace. In The Social... more...
- Dunham Books 2014; US$ 9.99
UnFair reveals the truth about the abuses of power and the cover-ups by the IRS, exposing it as a blatantly unfair and corrupt entity which is unable to be reformed and, therefore, must be abolished. This book is firmly grounded in history, building on the arguments of the US Founders, along with many notable philosophers and other historical figures... more...
Sri Lanka: First Post-Program Monitoring Discussion-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Sri LankaInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Context. Sri Lanka's economy has navigated recent market turbulence relatively well. Growth has remained solid, inflation is in mid-single digits, and the current account deficit has narrowed. From mid-May, the exchange rate came under pressure as market expectations of U.S. Federal Reserve tapering shifted, but Sri Lanka's experience... more...
Sri Lanka: Ex-Post Evaluation of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Sri LankaInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Sri Lanka's 2009 Stand-By Arrangement was initiated at the onset of the global financial crisis. It also coincided with the ending of the country's decades-old civil conflict. This unusual combination of circumstances made the program subject to very high economic uncertainty. The immediate imperative was to avert a balance of... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
Many scholars have contributed to ongoing debates about the competition between the dollar and the euro for global monetary dominance. Few have added as much value as Miguel Otero-Iglesias with his systematic and original survey of the views of financial elites in major emerging market economies. Where conventional interpretations emphasize material... more...
Chad: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for ChadInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
KEY ISSUES Context: Chad is a fragile country with weak institutional capacity that needs to manage volatile and exhaustible oil revenues prudently to tackle its large development needs. Chad is enjoying a period of domestic political stability, but major regional security issues are imposing significant fiscal costs in both the short and medium... more...