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Fifty Economic Fallacies Exposed

by Geoffrey E. Wood

Whilst it is impossible to argue that the earth is flat without fearing ridicule, fallacies in economics are widespread. Such fallacies pervade the intellectual sphere and even influence policy. Professor Geoffrey...


Bearing Society in Mind: Theories and Politics of the Social Formation

by Samuel A. Chambers

Bearing Society in Mind disrupts the disciplinary boundaries of economic, political and cultural theory by exploring the theory and politics of the social formation.


Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution

by Brian Czech & Herman Daly

The steady state revolution– navigating the end of economic growth.


Economics of the Undead: Zombies, Vampires, and the Dismal Science

by Glen Whitman & James Dow

Whether preparing us for economic recovery after the zombie apocalypse, analyzing vampire investment strategies, or illuminating the market forces that affect vampire-human romances, Economics of the Undead...


Balanced Trade: Ending the Unbearable Costs of America's Trade Deficits

by Jesse Richman, Howard Richman & Raymond Richman

Classical economics assumed that trade always balanced, but often trade is not balanced. For example, some neo-mercantilist trading partners attempt to distort the terms of trade in order to garner economic...


Analyzing Strategic Behavior in Business and Economics: A Game Theory Primer

by Thomas J. Webster

This innovative textbook is a concise and axiomatic introduction to the principles of game theory—the formal study of move and countermove. Undergraduate business and economics students with a background in...


Ecofundamentalism: A Critique of Extreme Environmentalism

by Rögnvaldur Hannesson

Ecofundamentalism: A Critique of Extreme Environmentalism is one of few books that focuses on ecofundamentalism, from its philosophical foundations to its policy prescriptions, instead of environmentalism as...


Disassembly Required: A Field Guide to Actually Existing Capitalism

by Geoff Mann

From money and markets to the subprime crisis, this anti-capitalist pocket guide explains capitalism and its crises, and suggests alternatives.


Economic Literacy: Basic Economics with an Attitude

by Frederick S. Weaver

In its third edition, Economic Literacy: Basic Economics with An Attitude, explains the logic, language, and worldview of economic theory, in a continuation of the engaging style that made earlier editions so...


Deductive Irrationality: A Commonsense Critique of Economic Rationalism

by David Kehl, Stephen McCarthy, Richard W. Staveley & Paul McMahon et al.

Deductive Irrationality examines and critiques economic rationalism by assessing the work of influential political philosophers and economic theorists such as Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Adam Smith, Friedrich...


Against Mechanism: Protecting Economics from Science

by Philip Mirowski

'...the history of economic theory at its best.'-EASTERN ECONOMIC JOURNAL


First Principles of Islamic Economics

by Sayyid Abul A'la Mawdudi

A collection of major writings on Islamic economics by one of the leading Muslim intellectuals of the twentieth century.


Sell Your Soul: How to Build Your Creative Career

by Russell Nohelty

Are you sick of barely scraping by as a creative? 

How long have you been trying to build your career? How many hours have you spent banging your head against a wall? How much money have you sunk into ads and...


Renaissance Nation

by David McWilliams

Renaissance Nation is the story of how the Pope’s Children rewrote the rules for Ireland.

In four decades, bookended by the visits of the pope in September 1979 and August 2018, Ireland has managed to become...


The Reality of Money

by Eyja M. Brynjarsdóttir

What is money and how does it acquire its value? How do we assign a measurable monetary value to human goods that do not seem quantifiable? What role does money play in the structure of society? Is money an...


Rethinking the Theory of Money, Credit, and Macroeconomics

by John Smithin

This book provides a comprehensive re-working of the basic principles of monetary macroeconomics in an alternative monetary model (AMM) of economic growth, the business cycle, inflation and income distribution....


Why Culture Matters Most

by David C. Rose

The key to achieving mass flourishing is culture - not genes, geography, institutions, or policies. In this thought-provoking book, David C. Rose argues that societal success depends on overcoming the challenge...


Economic Policy: Theory and Practice

by Agnes Benassy-Quere, Benoît Coeuré, Pierre Jacquet & Jean Pisani-Ferry

Economic Policy provides a unique combination of facts-based analysis, state-of-the art economic theory, and insights from first-hand policy experience at the national and international levels to shed light...


Adam Smith: A Very Short Introduction

by Christopher J. Berry

In 1776 Adam Smith (1723-90) wrote The Wealth of Nations , a book so foundational it has led to him being called the 'father of economics'. Today he is associated with the promotion of self-interest, a defence...


Capitalism, Socialism and Property Rights

by Mateusz Machaj

The comparative analysis of socialist and capitalist economic systems has given rise to a voluminous literature in the history of economic thought, yet detailed analysis of the “market socialism” model,...