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Economic Policy

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    The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

    by John Perkins ...
    Narrated by Tom Taylorson ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 22 min

    Shocking bestseller: the original version of this astonishing tell-all book spent seventy-three weeks on the New York Time**s bestseller list, has sold more than 1.25 million copies, and has been translated into thirty-two languages.New revelations: featuring fifteen explosive new chapters, this expanded edition of Perkins’ classic bestseller brings the story of economic hit men (EHMs) up to date ... Read more

    $29.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Capital and Ideology

    Narrated by Rick Adamson ...

    Unabridged

    48 hours 57 min

    The epic successor to one of the most important books of the century: at once a retelling of global history, a scathing critique of contemporary politics, and a bold proposal for a new and fairer economic systemThomas Piketty’s bestselling Capital in the Twenty-First Century galvanized global debate about inequality. In this audacious follow-up, Piketty challenges us to revolutionize how we think ... Read more

    $59.83 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Why Nations Fail

    The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

    Narrated by Dan Woren ...

    Unabridged

    17 hours 55 min

    Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?Simply, no. None of these factors is either definitive or destiny. Otherwise, how to ... Read more

    $35.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Consequences of Capitalism

    Manufacturing Discontent and Resistance

    Narrated by Donald Corren ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 10 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.An essential primer on capitalism, politics and how the world works, based on the hugely popular undergraduate lecture series 'What is Politics?'Is there an alternative to capitalism? In this landmark text Chomsky and Waterstone chart a critical map for a more just and sustainable society.'Covid-19 has revealed glaring failures and monstrous brutalities in the current ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Red Flags

    Why Xi’s China Is in Jeopardy

    by George Magnus ...
    Narrated by Derek Perkins ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours

    Will China rule the world or will its dream turn into a nightmare? George Magnus, the trusted economic commentator on China, provides a penetrating account of the threats to China’s continued rise.Over the past four decades, China’s remarkable transformation has garnered admiration but also sparked concern. Magnus draws on his intimate knowledge of this dynamic nation to uncover the origins of its ... Read more

    $29.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Democracy at Work

    A Cure for Capitalism

    Narrated by Shawn Compton ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 7 min

    Capitalism as a system has spawned deepening economic crisis alongside its bought-and-paid-for political establishment. Neither serves the needs of our society. Whether it is secure, well-paid, and meaningful jobs or a sustainable relationship with the natural environment that we depend on, our society is not delivering the results people need and deserve. One key cause for this intolerable state ... Read more

    $23.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Shutdown

    How Covid Shook the World's Economy

    by Adam Tooze ...
    Narrated by Adam Tooze, Mr Simon Vance ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 37 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.When the news first began to trickle out of China about a new virus in December 2019, risk-averse financial markets were alert to its potential for disruption. Yet they could never have predicted the total economic collapse that would follow in Covid-19's wake, as stock markets fell faster and harder than at any time since 1929, currencies across the world plunged, ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The War on Normal People

    The Truth About America's Disappearing Jobs and Why Universal Basic Income Is Our Future

    by Andrew Yang ...
    Narrated by Andrew Yang ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 55 min

    ***New York Times Bestseller***From 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, a captivating account of how "a skinny Asian kid from upstate" became a successful entrepreneur, only to find a new mission: calling attention to the urgent steps America must take, including Universal Basic Income, to stabilize our economy amid rapid technological change and automation.The shift toward ... Read more

    $38.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Under henvisning til ... Fra krudt og kugler til pen, papir og Pondus

    Narrated by Aksel Hundslev ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 34 min

    Den tidligere modstandsmand og erhvervsleder Gunnar Dyrberg tegner et levende portræt af sit liv under og efter 2. Verdenskrig.Han fortæller blandt andet om modstandens ild, der blussede op i ham som ung under den tyske besættelse. Det var den ild, som drev ham ind i den danske modstandsbevægelses inderkreds, hvor også Flammen og Citronen befandt sig.I koldkrigsårene efter 2. Verdenskrig havde ... Read more

    $14.78 AUD

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    Capitalismo Consciente (Conscious Capitalism)

    Libera el espiritu heroico de los negocios (Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business)

    Narrated by German Torres ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 55 min

    Un libro indispensable para toda persona que quiera construir un mundo más humano y cooperativo, y un futuro mejor para todos. La idea base es que la creación de valor de las sociedades no es sólo para los accionistas, sino para todos: clientes, empleados, proveedores, inversores, para la sociedad y el medio ambiente.A través de tener en cuenta los puntos resaltados por los autores se pueden ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Wealth, Poverty, and Politics

    An International Perspective

    by Thomas Sowell ...
    Narrated by David Cochran Heath ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 27 min

    In Wealth, Poverty, and Politics, Thomas Sowell, one of the foremost conservative public intellectuals in the country, argues that political and ideological struggles have led to dangerous confusion about income inequality in America. Pundits and politically motivated economists trumpet ambiguous statistics and sensational theories while ignoring the true determinant of income inequality: the ... Read more

    $29.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Free Market Revolution

    How Ayn Rand’s Ideas Can End Big Government

    Narrated by Tom Weiner ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 13 min

    Here is a look at how our current economic crises are caused by toomuch government—and how Ayn Rand’s bold defense of free markets can help us changecourse.The rise of the Tea Party and the 2010 election results revealed that tens ofmillions of Americans are alarmed by big government but skeptical that anythingcan or will be done to stop the growth of the state. In Free MarketRevolution, ... Read more

    $29.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Economics of Belonging

    A Radical Plan to Win Back the Left Behind and Achieve Prosperity for All

    by Martin Sandbu ...
    Narrated by Stephen Perring ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 56 min

    This audiobook narrated by Stephen Perring presents a radical new approach to economic policy that addresses the symptoms and causes of inequality in Western society todayFueled by populism and the frustrations of the disenfranchised, the past few years have witnessed the widespread rejection of the economic and political order that Western countries built up after 1945. Political debates have ... Read more

    $37.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    First Responders

    Inside the U.S. Strategy for Fighting the 2007-2009 Global Financial Crisis

    Narrated by Christopher Grove ...

    Unabridged

    21 hours 6 min

    In 2008, the world's financial system stood on the brink of disaster. The United States faced an unprecedented crisis when the investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed, setting off a global panic. Faced with the prospect of a new Great Depression, the Treasury Department, the Federal Reserve, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and other agencies took extraordinary measures to contain the ... Read more

    $44.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Trade Wars Are Class Wars

    How Rising Inequality Distorts the Global Economy and Threatens International Peace

    Narrated by Bob Souer ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 32 min

    A provocative look at how today's trade conflicts are caused by governments promoting the interests of elites at the expense of workers. Trade disputes are usually understood as conflicts between countries with competing national interests, but as Matthew C. Klein and Michael Pettis show in this book, they are often the unexpected result of domestic political choices to serve the interests of the ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Kremlin Winter

    Russia and the Second Coming of Vladimir Putin

    Narrated by Leighton Pugh ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 46 min

    Vladimir Putin has dominated Russian politics since Boris Yeltsin relinquished the presidency in his favour in May 2000. He served two terms as president, before himself relinquishing the post to his prime minister, Dimitri Medvedev, only to return to presidential power for a third time in 2012.Putin’s rule, whether as president or prime minister, has been marked by a steady increase in domestic ... Read more

    $28.38 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World

    Narrated by Fareed Zakaria ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 24 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Since the end of the Cold War, the world has been shaken to its core three times. September 11, 2001, the financial collapse of 2008 and - most of all - COVID-19. Each was an asymmetrical threat, different from anything the world had experienced before.Fareed Zakaria presents ten surprising, hopeful and vital lessons for recovery in our age of asymmetry. He highlights the ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Econocracy

    On the Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts

    Unabridged

    6 hours 56 min

    Penguin presents the unabridged downloadable audiobook edition of The Econocracy by Joe Earle, Cahal Moran and Zach Ward-Perkins, read by Jonathan Keeble.A century ago, the idea of 'the economy' didn't exist. Now economics is the supreme ideology of our time, with its own rules and language. The trouble is, most of us can't speak it.This is damaging democracy. Dangerous agendas are hidden inside ... Read more

    $18.93 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Thank You for Being Late

    An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations

    Narrated by Mr Oliver Wyman ...

    Unabridged

    19 hours 47 min

    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Thank You for Being Late by Thomas L. Friedman, read by Oliver Wyman.From the Pulitzer Prize winner and No.1 international bestselling author of The World is Flat, an essential and entertaining field guide to thriving in the twenty-first century.We all sense it - something big is going on. You feel it in your workplace. You feel it ... Read more

    $22.72 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Globalists

    The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalism

    Narrated by Joe Barrett ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 15 min

    Neoliberals hate the state. Or do they? In the first intellectual history of neoliberal globalism, Quinn Slobodian follows a group of thinkers from the ashes of the Habsburg Empire to the creation of the World Trade Organization to show that neoliberalism emerged less to shrink government and abolish regulations than to redeploy them at a global level. Slobodian begins in Austria in the 1920s. ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Raising the Floor

    How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew Our Economy and Rebuild the American Dream

    Narrated by Chris Sorensen ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 14 min

    Andy Stern, the former president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), spent four years traveling the country and asking economists, futurists, labor leaders, CEOs, investment bankers, entrepreneurs, and political leaders to help picture the U.S. economy twenty-five to thirty years from now. He vividly reports on people who are analyzing and creating this new economy-such as ... Read more

    $26.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Welfare for the Rich

    How Your Tax Dollars End Up in Millionaires' Pockets - And What You Can Do About It

    Narrated by Stephen R. Thorne ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 39 min

    In today's ultra-polarized and highly partisan political environment, Welfare for the Rich is one of the rare books written to appeal to engaged and open-minded citizens from across the political spectrum. Welfare for the Rich is the first book to describe and analyze the many ways that federal and state governments provide handouts-subsidies, grants, tax credits, loan guarantees, price supports, ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Meltdown

    A Free-Market Look at Why the Stock Market Collapsed, the Economy Tanked, and Government Bailouts Will Make Things Worse

    Narrated by Alan Sklar ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 29 min

    The media tells us that "deregulation" and "unfettered free markets" have wrecked our economy and will continue to make things worse without a heavy dose of federal regulation. But the real blame lies elsewhere. In Meltdown, bestselling author Thomas E. Woods, Jr., unearths the real causes behind the collapse of housing values and the stock market-and it turns out the culprits reside more in ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    People, Power, and Profits

    Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent

    Narrated by Sean Runnette ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 10 min

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of People, Power and Profits by Joseph Stiglitz, read by Sean Runnette.We all have the sense that the American economy - and its government - tilts toward big business, but as Joseph E. Stiglitz explains in his powerful new book, People, Power, and Profits, a few corporations dominate entire sectors of the economy, contributing to skyrocketing inequality and ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial