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The Economics of a Storm
By Catherine Jaime
Series: Economics Simply Put. Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
What happens when a major storm barrels through an area? In addition to the tragedy of loss of life and loss of property that accompanies so many of these storms, we also see shortages and cries of price gauging. In this short work on the topic, Catherine lays out her argument for why price gauging is not evil, and that artificially maintaining low prices in a crisis situation is not virtuous.
The Free Market Has Soon Turned 99 % Of Us Into Miserables
By Håkan Anderberg
Price: Free! Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
If nothing else, the economic crisis in 2008 showed how close we are an economic collapse of the system we all suffer under today. The system that is named the "Free Market." This book shows how we got where we are beginning 100 years ago by presenting Edward Bernays who created a new political idea based on controlling people's irrational feelings, to keep them happy and calm by consuming.
Reclaiming Socialism, or: Economic Democracy (Recovering a Stolen Word)
By Brian Rush
Price: Free! Words: 258,690. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An attempt to reclaim the word "socialism" from those that have re-defined it and rendered it taboo. Socialism does NOT mean a state-run economy or the end of private property, let alone Soviet-style tyranny. Socialism DOES mean economic democracy, worker-owned business, an economy for the 99%, and a humane alternative to capitalism. Capitalism is broken and it's time to discuss replacing it.
America's To Do List
By Stephen Green
Price: Free! Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
If we do not fix America’s problems now, they will become too invasive to solve. We do not have much time left, perhaps 10 years, I believe far less. Our rights are dwindling, as are the percentage of Americans smart enough to protect those rights. We have: an inefficient and unaccountable growing government, a looming student debt crisis, and serious social problems; this book posits solutions.
Charade of the Debt Crisis
By Steven Kim
Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
A rampant blunder in the marketplace is a mix-up between the destination and the journey. A showcase arose with the financial crisis of 2008 and its aftermath: frantic politicians wasted mounds of public funds even as they crippled the financial markets and the real economy. More generally, a solid grasp of means and ends is the first step toward thrashing out a cogent agenda in any domain.
America 2.0 Inc. - Take Stock In America!
By Michael Mathiesen
Price: Free! Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is the Blue Print for The Incorporation of the United States of America. As a non-profit organization, our public servants have the mission of losing as much of your money and mine in the shortest period of time. As a For-Profit Corporation our public servants would be forced to make a profit and distribute same to the shareholders, The People.
Returning America to Prosperity
By Maniel
Price: Free! Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
We are the USA, a great Super Power, but we're drowning in debt, unemployment is high, Republicans and Democrats hate each other, the public hates Congress, etc. Are we doomed to mediocrity? No, we can return to prosperity by investing in ourselves and building our equity. Our country will prosper as we the people prosper and as we reshape our governments to protect our equity.
Fading Paradise
By CD Moulton
Price: Free! Words: 16,010. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is a warning to those who would invest in Panama´. Take the greatest care. Join in trying to have the president crack down hard on scams. This is a great country with a terrible worldwide reputation because the corruption and badly thought-out laws favor crooks over victims. This president has the strength and ability to make changes, but will he?
Faites vos jeux
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Les conditions exigées par le groupe américain Las Vagas Sands afin de s'implanter en Espagne illustrent parfaitement le transfert de compétences qui s'opère du public vers le privé ainsi que son corollaire, la décadence des États-nations.
The Twilight of the Monetary System: And Dawn of a New Era
By Richard J. Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever more intelligent robots are steadily replacing people in the workplace, and pushing the monetary system into its twilight. The author shows us that, if we mobilize modern science now, we could easily develop a new economic system to create the dawn of a new era of economic democracy to allow everyone to share in the economy.
How to Create An Economic Democracy
By Richard J. Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 17,130. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
In 1620 Francis Bacon’s Novum Organum introduced a new scientific method of investigating nature. In 1690 John Locke used the new scientific method to discover how to create political democracy. In this book the author uses Bacon’s scientific method and the trail blazed by Locke to discover how to create economic democracy.
TGE : le revers de la médaille
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,370. Language: French. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Troisième et dernière partie de notre série d'articles consacrée aux très grandes entreprises (TGE). Complexité croissante et visibilité accrue généreront conflits, revendications, inefficacité et, en définitive, déclin des TGE. Quelles sont les étapes de ce scénario qui constituent autant de phases du « nouveau Moyen-Âge » qui s'annonce ?
TGE : vers The World Company ?
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,090. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / comparative
Quelles sont les conséquences que va entraîner, pour les très grandes entreprises (TGE), le transfert d'activités dont elles vont bénéficier de la part du secteur public ? En premier lieu, la manne financière. En second lieu, un accroissement de taille spectaculaire. Mais quelles seront les activités les plus touchées ? Et pourquoi ?
TGE : les maîtresdu jeu
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,550. Language: French. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Cronos, qui dévorait ses enfants, Darwin, ou la sélection naturelle, Crésus, le symbole de la richesse : tels sont les « maîtres du jeu » des très grandes entreprises (TGE). Pourquoi, comment, quelles conséquences ? C'est ce que nous nous efforçons d'analyser.
Après le capitalisme (1)
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,340. Language: French. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Après homo economicus, un autre paradigme est-il possible ? Quels scénarios peuvent être envisagés ? Pourquoi celui de la « primauté de la force » nous parait-il le plus probable ? Comment pourrait-il se mettre en place ? Quels sont les prémices de ce scénario ?
De la nature intime du capitalisme
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,210. Language: French. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Un « capitalisme à visage humain » est-il possible ? Quelles seraient les conditions de sa mise en œuvre ? Ou, à l'inverse, cette hypothèse est-elle hautement improbable ? Pourquoi ? Dans ce cas, quelles alternatives ?
Novembre 2018 : guerre ou paix ?
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,620. Language: French. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Un article de politique fiction de Dominic Sandbrook et publié dans le Daily Mail permet de poser la question suivante : les « plans de rigueur » successifs peuvent-ils déboucher sur des situations de type révolutionnaire, avec transfert du pouvoir par la force ? Analyse détaillée des éléments de réponse, tant dans un cadre européen que français.
Les biens du clergé
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,110. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
En 1789, Talleyrand propose de nationaliser les biens du clergé pour résoudre la « crise financière ». Et aujourd'hui, quelle démarche adopter face à une situation similaire ? En France, les biens du clergé du XXIe siècle sont constitués des fortunes, toutes supérieures à 100 millions d'euros, amassées par moins de 400 personnes. Comment les taxer ? Pourquoi les taxer ?
The Wealth of the People: The Wealth of the Market
By Fernando Urias
Series: The Wealth of the People, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is the third book of the "Wealth of the People" series. The series is an inquiry about the requirements for the production of wealth in a society. This book is about the wealth of the market. The economic conclusion of this book is that a free market is necessary for the wealth production process to continue.
Pauvre France
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,500. Language: French. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Le rapport de l'INSEE publié fin août 2011 montre comment la pauvreté gagne du terrain en France. Mais quels sont les autres enseignements de ce rapport ? Et comment ont réagi Sarkozy, Villepin, Hollande, Aubry, Joly, Le Pen et Mélenchon ? Quels enseignements tirer de ces réactions ? Comment les catégoriser ? Qui a « ciblé » les pauvres à l'occasion de la prochaine présidentielle ?