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- Algora Publishing 2007; US$ 31.95
Russia will compromise both modelsthe old communist orthodoxy and casino capitalismthen it can become the dominant power in a Eurasian commonwealth within a new world order quite different from what most Americans imagine. Booklist more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00
Contemporary societies have more vibrant markets than past ones. Yet, they are more heavily populated by private and public regulators. This book explores the features of such a regulatory capitalism, its tendencies to be cyclically crisis-ridden, ritualistic and governed through networks. more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 13.99
The Capitalist?s Bible, edited by Gretchen Morgenson, an award-winning journalist with the New York Times, is the essential guide to capitalism and its many languages, customs, and practices. Including thinkers like Adam Smith, concepts like supply and demand, and developments like globalization, The Capitalist?s Bible is an essential... more...
- Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2006; US$ 40.00
This book describes China's encounter with capitalism from the sixteenth century to the twentieth century. It poses poignant questions in simple language, guides the reader through a complex literature and presents a unique point of view. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 175.00
This book is an authoritative and comprehensive guide to the essential relationship between markets and morals. Smith, Burke and Marx, Durkheim, Polyani and Hayek - all sought to situate market exchange and property-based acquisitiveness in the broader context of human interaction and social values. This framework of interdependence and ethics embeds... more...
- Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 54.99
This book proposes a comparative analysis of modern capitalism. It identifies five different types of modern economies: the market-based economies, Asian capitalism, the Continental European model, the social democratic economies, and the Mediterranean model. It presents their main institutional characteristics and relates the different models their... more...
- New Press, The 2011; US$ 18.95
Evil Paradises, edited by Mike Davis and Daniel Bertrand Monk, is a global guidebook to phantasmagoric but real places?alternate realities being constructed as “utopias? in a capitalist era unfettered by unions and state regulation. These developments?in cities, deserts, and in the middle of the sea?are worlds where consumption and inequality surpass... more...
- Reaktion Books 2011; US$ 17.95
The recent global economic downturn has affected nearly everyone in every corner of the globe. Its vast reach and lingering effects have made it difficult to pinpoint its exact cause, and while some economists point to the risks inherent in the modern financial system, others blame long-term imbalances in the world economy. Into this debate steps... more...
- Wiley 2010; US$ 9.95
This chapter from The Death of Capital is a call for changethat discusses projects and initiatives to rejuvenate the economyand provide a basis for sustained growth. We have developed aregulatory system that does exactly the opposite of what it shouldbe doing-favors speculation over production; obscurity overtransparency. This chapter addreses hot-button... more...