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Gas At $1.25 Per Gallon: How We Get There in Six Weeks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The book’s title and subtitle pretty much preview the contents of the book. The one exception would be the book’s longest chapter (approximately ¼ of the book’s content), which discusses and challenges the Federal Reserve and its five year-long “stimulus” effort known as the Q.E. programs. It raises such under-publicized issues as “the fairness factor” and “the inventory durability factor”.
Unsustainable Population
Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Fertility and Conception
(4.00 from 1 review)
The book attempts to put the issue of sustainable population on the political agenda. Global warming, species extinction and migration pressure arise when seven billion people occupy a planet that may only sustain two billion. Anti-immigrant feelings, the Arab Spring and wars in Africa and Syria may be consequences of the birth rate. Options are considered for six countries.
Rally! A President's Obsession: Chronicling the secret government takeover of equity markets: to win elections and disguise economic decline
You set the price! Words: 56,810. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
(4.00 from 1 review)
Since the Financial Crisis and Recession politicians have been fearful of a double-dip but more so of a return of financial crisis. Trillions of U.S. dollars has been spent to bring the economy back and markets up, but when it all came crashing down in 2011, somehow markets rallied and continue to rally, but why? The answer is simple: the government took control.
2014 Edition: The Business & Politics of Sports
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 274,960. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Sports is a global business. For many it is a game but the real business of sports is business. Sports is powered by governments that make laws which regulate the business of sports. Most nations have Sports Ministers and sports is a government level position and concern. The e-book takes a look at the global sports industry between August 2010 and January 1, 2014 and how the business operates.
China National Human Development Report - Sustainable and Liveable Cities:Toward Ecological Civilization
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,940. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The United Nations Development Programme's Human Development Report 2013 is a groundbreaking review of China's historic urbanization and an analysis of the opportunities and hazards ahead for the world's most populous nation.
Sanity and Public Policy: Separating Truth from Truisms
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
We live in an era known as “The Age of Information”. It would be more accurate to call it “The Age of Misinformation”. The truth is there for the taking, but in order to find it we must know how to sift through all of the misinformation that surrounds it. How can we distinguish between what is factual, logical, and relevant, when the truth is blended in with so much misinformation?
Generation W.T.F: How Millennials Can Stop the Mushrooming Costs of Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Generation W.T.F, by author and financial analyst Neil Grossman, raises awareness of the coming "Generational Storm" and offers advice to today's 80 million Millennials on how to save their financial future.
America's Dysfunctional 'Exceptionalism' and Global Health
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is about the people of the Third World like Trinidad and Tobago. It is about the violence of globalization, the rigidity of ideological orthodoxy and economic dogma and the unjust structure of the existing global economic order and its impact on global health. It is about the chaos created by a flawed epistemology.
¿Libertad o libre mercado? Del Consenso de Washington a Vargas Llosa y las fundaciones neoliberales
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Deteniendose apenas en figuras individuales, el autor analiza la intervencion de un Estado como regulador de la actividad privada en mas de medio siglo de historia latinoamericana, y analiza el presente y brinda armas para avizorar un probable futuro.
Inequality Unlimited
You set the price! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Two critical essays and an interview on today's growing social inequality at home and around the world plus an interview on economics for the 99%.
The Rush to Ruin - 2013 Updated Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Updated version of highly acclaimed 1977 edition that explaines the damages done to our country by an over intrusive government, with suggestions for reversing the destructive trend to our economy of a much too powerful federal government.
Time On Our Side: Why We All Need A Shorter Working Week
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by The New Economics Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Authored by leading experts in social, economic and environmental sciences, this diverse essay collection explains how moving towards shorter, more flexible hours of work will lead to more productive and fulfilling lives for all. Challenging conventional wisdom, this book seeks to radically alter our ideas about what makes a `successful' economy.
An Impulse to bring-off a "Remodeled India"
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Monograph on "Politics and Economic Development".
Capitalism: the Unfairest System?
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A Comprehensive Analysis of a Failed Economic Philosophy. The truths and fictions about Capitalism in the twenty-first century are explored and analyzed in detail with wit and humor from an accomplished author and experienced businessman. This treatise examines the many failures and bogus promises that Capitalism makes and tells us why it isn't working, never has, and never will.
Nachteil Europa - Warum die Alternative für Deutschland offene Türen einrennt
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 44,380. Language: German. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
"Die Zeit ist reif!" Mit diesen Worten begann ein Informationsabend der "Alternative für Deutschland" am 11. März 2013 in Oberursel. Es war die Auftaktveranstaltung des schnellsten und bemerkenswertesten Parteiaufstiegs in der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Das Buch "Nachteil Europa" erklärt die Hintergründe zu dieser Entwicklung.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 3: Business as Usual - Greed, Racism and Genocide
Series: Social Justice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Vol.3 of Professor Gutierrez's powerful collection of social justice essays and reviews focuses on issues of class, racism and greed. "His claim that democracy is under attack is spot-on and his cry for activism is necessary and timely." Earnest, informed and articulate, Gutierrez raises a voice of moral conscience too often lacking in today's public discourse.
Un coup de pouce ou une aumône : des suggestions pour améliorer le programme canadien de péréquation
Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Essay » Political
The French edition of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation's popular e-book on the Canadian equalization program.
From Each According To His Ability: Essays on Karl Marx and Classical Political Economy
Series: The Collected Papers of Robert Paul Wolff, Book 2. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 122,000. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
For thirty-five years, Robert Paul Wolff has been carrying on a deep study of the tradition of social and economic theory that started with the French Physiocrats and Adam Smith and was brought to its highest point of development by Karl Marx. In these essays and papers, we see Wolff working through the several aspects of Marx's thought and bringing them into fruitful and unified conjuncture.
Real Capitalism
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
What we know today as capitalism is money capitalism. Real capitalism is what people already intuitively know to be good economics, economics that preserves, protects and promotes the real capital of nations, its people. This book is the fruition of more than 40 years of teaching and researching sociology at the university level.
Do Americans Believe Capitalism and Government are Working?: Religious Left, Religious Right and the Future of the Economic Debate
Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
(5.00 from 1 review)
Greed, lack of equal opportunity, poverty and lasting inequality are the reasons more than 4-in-10 (42 percent) Americans say capitalism is not working well, a major new national survey finds. The survey, which explores Americans’ views on faith, values and the economy, also finds that only the oldest Americans believe they are better off than their parents’ generation.