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Macroeconomics

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  • Doughnut Economics

    Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist

    by Kate Raworth

    Economics is broken, and the planet is paying the price.Unforeseen financial crises. Extreme wealth inequality. Relentless pressure on the environment. Can we go on like this? Is there an alternative?In Doughnut Economics, Oxford academic Kate Raworth lays out the seven deadly mistakes of economics and offers a radical re-envisioning of the system that has brought us to the point of ruin. Moving ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Changing Jobs

    The Fair Go in the New Machine Age

    by Mike Quigley and 1 more

    series Redback
    An essential guide to the future of work in Australia.For many Australians, rapid progress in artificial intelligence, robotics and automation is a growing anxiety. What will it mean for jobs? What will it mean for their kids’ futures? More broadly, what will it mean for equality in this country?Jim Chalmers and Mike Quigley believe that bursts in technology need not result in bursts of inequality ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Death of Money

    The Coming Collapse of the International Monetary System

    by James Rickards

    In this New York Times bestseller and Wall Street Journal bestseller, Rickards explores the future of the international monetary system'A fast-paced and apocalyptic look at the financial future, taking in financiers' greed, central banks' incompetence and impending Armageddon for the dollar ... Rickards may be right that the system is going wobbly.' Financial TimesThe international monetary system ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Price of Inequality

    by Joseph Stiglitz

    Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz explains why we are experiencing such destructively high levels of inequality - and why this is not inevitableThe top 1 percent have the best houses, the best educations, the best doctors, and the best lifestyles, but there is one thing that money doesn't seem to have bought: an understanding that their fate is bound up with how the other 99 percent live. Throughout ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Skin in the Game

    Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

    by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    From the bestselling author of The Black Swan, a bold book that challenges many of our long-held beliefs about risk and reward, politics and religion, finance and personal responsibility'Skin in the game means that you do not pay attention to what people say, only to what they do, and how much of their neck they are putting on the line'Citizens, artisans, police, fishermen, political activists and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • PostCapitalism

    A Guide to Our Future

    by Paul Mason

    From Paul Mason, the award-winning Channel 4 presenter, Postcapitalism is a guide to our era of seismic economic change, and how we can build a more equal society.Over the past two centuries or so, capitalism has undergone continual change - economic cycles that lurch from boom to bust - and has always emerged transformed and strengthened. Surveying this turbulent history, Paul Mason wonders ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Small Is Beautiful

    A Study of Economics as if People Mattered

    by E F Schumacher

    Small is Beautiful is E. F. Schumacher's stimulating and controversial study of economics and its purpose. This remarkable book examines our modern economic system - its use of resources and impact on how we live - questioning whether they reflect what we truly care about. The revolutionary ideas are as pertinent, inspirational and thought-provoking today as when they were first published in 1973. ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Car Guys vs. Bean Counters

    The Battle for the Soul of American Business

    by Bob Lutz

    A legend in the car industry reveals the philosophy that's starting to turn General Motors around.In 2001, General Motors hired Bob Lutz out of retirement with a mandate to save the company by making great cars again. He launched a war against penny pinching, office politics, turf wars, and risk avoidance. After declaring bankruptcy during the recession of 2008, GM is back on track thanks to its ... Read more

    $21.66 AUD

  • The Price of Civilization

    Economics and Ethics After the Fall

    by Jeffrey Sachs

    One of the world's most brilliant economists and the bestselling author of The End of Poverty and Common Wealth, Jeffrey Sachs has written a book that is essential reading for everyone.In this time of crisis, The Price of Civilization sets out a bold and provocative, yet responsible and achievable, plan; and reveals why we must - and how we can - change our economic culture in this time of crisis ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things

    A Guide to Capitalism, Nature, and the Future of the Planet

    by Jason W. Moore and 1 more

    Nature, Money, Work, Care, Food, Energy, and Lives.These are the seven things that have made our world and will continue to shape its future. By making these things cheap, modern commerce has controlled, transformed, and devastated the Earth.In A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things, Raj Patel and Jason W. Moore present a new approach to analyzing today’s planetary emergencies. Bringing the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Wealth of Nations: Full and Fine Text of 1776 Edition

    by Adam Smith

    The book has an active table of contents for easy access to each chapter. The Wealth of Nations was published in 1776 by Adam Smith and it is one of the most important economic works in economic history since the date. What set Adam Smith’s work apart was the follows: 1) He believed in that self-interest is God's providence 2) He believed in that if government is away from interfering with free ... Read more

    $1.67 AUD

  • The Shifts and the Shocks

    What we’ve learned – and have still to learn – from the financial crisis

    by Martin Wolf

    In The Shifts and the Shocks, Martin Wolf - one of the world's most influential economic commentators and author of Why Globalization Works - presents his controversial and highly original analysis of the economic course of the last seven yearsThere have been many books that have sought to explain the causes and courses of the financial and economic crisis which began in 2007-8. The Shifts and the ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds: Vol. 1, 2, 3 (Illustrated and Bundled with Bear Markets in the States)

    by Charles MacKay

    The book has an active table of contents for readers to access each chapter of the following titles: 1. Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds: Volume One – Charles MacKay 2. Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds: Volume Two - Charles MacKay 3. Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds: Volume Three - Charles MacKay The book had a considerable ... Read more

    $1.83 AUD

  • Limits to Growth

    The 30-Year Update

    by Donella Meadows and 2 more

    In 1972, three scientists from MIT created a computer model that analyzed global resource consumption and production. Their results shocked the world and created stirring conversation about global 'overshoot,' or resource use beyond the carrying capacity of the planet. Now, preeminent environmental scientists Donnella Meadows, Jorgen Randers, and Dennis Meadows have teamed up again to update and ... Read more

    $27.71 AUD

  • Progress and Poverty: Full and Fine Text of 1880 Edition (Illustrated)

    by Henry George

    The book has an active table of contents for reader to access each chapter of the book. Henry George was an American political economist and he was the most influential proponent of the land value tax, also known as the "single tax" on land. He inspired the economic philosophy known as Georgism that we still can feel its strong influence on modern American life. Today, American economic structure ... Read more

    $1.67 AUD

  • The Great Stagnation

    How America Ate All The Low-Hanging Fruit of Modern History, Got Sick, and Will (Eventually) Feel Better: A Penguin eSpecial from Dutton

    by Tyler Cowen

    Tyler Cowen’s controversial New York Times bestseller—the book heard round the world that ignited a firestorm of debate and redefined the nature of America’s economic malaise.America has been through the biggest financial crisis since the great Depression, unemployment numbers are frightening, media wages have been flat since the 1970s, and it is common to expect that things will get worse before ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money: Full and Fine Text (Illustrated)

    by John Keynes and 1 more

    The book has an active table of contents for easy access to each chapter of the book. John Keyes made essential contributions to classical economics and he has been called the most influential classical economist along with Adam Smith, Thomas Malthus, John Stuart Mill, and Karl Marx. The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money is the most important work by John M. Keynes in economic ... Read more

    $1.83 AUD

  • Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

    by Steve Keen

    series The Future of Capitalism
    The Great Financial Crash had cataclysmic effects on the global economy, and took conventional economists completely by surprise. Many leading commentators declared shortly before the crisis that the magical recipe for eternal stability had been found. Less than a year later, the biggest economic crisis since the Great Depression erupted.In this explosive book, Steve Keen, one of the very few ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Entrepreneurial State

    Debunking Public vs. Private Sector Myths

    by Mariana Mazzucato

    'Superb ... At a time when government action of any kind is ideologically suspect, and entrepreneurship is unquestioningly lionized, the book's importance cannot be understated' GuardianAccording to conventional wisdom, innovation is best left to the dynamic entrepreneurs of the private sector, and government should get out of the way. But what if all this was wrong? What if, from Silicon Valley ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Growth Delusion

    The Wealth and Well-Being of Nations

    by David Pilling

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL WRITING 2019'A near miracle' Ha-Joon Chang, author of 23 Things They Don't Tell You About CapitalismAccording to the economy, we have never been wealthier or happier. So why doesn't it feel that way? The Growth Delusion explores how we prioritise growth maximisation without stopping to think about the costs. So much of what is important to our well ... Read more

    $15.72 AUD

  • China Matters

    Getting it Right for Australia

    by Bates Gill and 1 more

    Australia and China face a new era, but are we ready?Australia’s prosperity and security are linked to China as never before. But what kind of a country is China becoming? Will its demand for Australian goods and services increase? Can the Communist Party continue to keep the middle class satisfied while cracking down on political freedoms? How will China use its economic and military might, ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Average Is Over

    Powering America Beyond the Age of the Great Stagnation

    by Tyler Cowen

    Renowned economist and author of Big Business Tyler Cowen brings a groundbreaking analysis of capitalism, the job market, and the growing gap between the one percent and minimum wage workers in this follow-up to the New York Times bestseller The Great Stagnation.The United States continues to mint more millionaires and billionaires than any country ever. Yet, since the great recession, three ... Read more

    $18.58 AUD

  • The Economic Consequences of the Peace

    by John Maynard Keynes

    John Maynard Keynes (5 June 1883 21 April 1946), was a British economist whose ideas have profoundly affected the theory and practice of modern macroeconomics, as well as the economic policies of governments. He greatly refined earlier work on the causes of business cycles, and advocated the use of fiscal and monetary measures to mitigate the adverse effects of economic recessions and depressions. ... Read more

    $1.52 AUD

  • Macroeconomics

    by BarCharts and 1 more

    This guide consists of basic macroeconomics concepts and principles, which can be used in school, home or in work place. Topics covered include: supply & demand, market equilibrium & measuring, output/income & price level, inflation & unemployment, consumption & savings, fiscal policies and much more. ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD