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The United States and the PROMESA to Puerto Rico: an analysis of the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,730. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
An analysis of all drafts of the PROMESA federal law that establishes an Oversight Board in Puerto Rico of seven members appointed by the President with power to rescind all actions taken by the Puerto Rico government. It covers how the law’s language reflects the U.S.’s plenary power and control over Puerto Rico; and how tweaking with semantics did not diminish the colonialist aspect of the law.
Self-Control or State Control? You Decide
Price: Free! Words: 87,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This book is both theoretical and practical. It can help you to live a happier life, be a better person, and enjoy the benefits of freedom and responsibility. Self-control is the alternative to the Nanny State, the Prohibitionist State, and the Welfare State.
The Morality of Capitalism: What Your Professors Won't Tell You
Price: Free! Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This second Students For Liberty publication combines the writings of various philosophers, economists, Nobel Prize winners, and entrepreneurs to make the case that not only do “markets deliver the goods” as Vernon Smith says, but that a true free market system is a prerequisite for a just, prosperous, and cooperative society.
Why Liberty: Your Life, Your Choices, Your Future
Price: Free! Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The ideas presented in this book are about an alternative view of politics: a politics, not of force, but of persuasion, of live-and-let-live, of rejecting both subjugation and domination.
Crapitalism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,810. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
John Maynard Keynes said, “Capitalism is the extraordinary belief that the nastiest of men for the nastiest of motives will somehow work for the benefit of all.” That’s capitalism in a nutshell. You need to be mad to believe that capitalism will have a good outcome for the human race. Capitalism thus degenerates into crapitalism.
Batam – Whose Hinterland?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,810. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Select Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Batam's destiny has been shaped by its strategic location. Whose hinterland is it? This book takes a bold look at how political influences, both internal and external, have affected Batam's development. It challenges the view that economic development can be kept separate from the national political and bureaucratic forces that underpin its institutional basis.
The Insurance Aftershock:The Christchurch Fiasco Post-Earthquakes 2010-2016
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,500. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance / property, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
More than five years have passed since the September 4, 2010 Canterbury earthquake. Many thousands of Cantabrians are still living away from their homes, paying rents, mortgages and rates on uninhabitable properties, slowly going broke and as yet there is no end in sight. In the background is an insurance industry and a Government that has done little to assist the population in its time of need.
Where the Money Went
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
"Where the Money Went" provides a thoughtful, frequently humorous series of vignettes that cut to the core of many issues currently facing the nation and the world.
USAID After-Action Review (AAR) Technical Guidance - Planning, Preparing, Conducting, Follow-Up, Achieving the Development Mission, Correcting Deficiencies, Sustaining Strengths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this handbook—the USAID guide on how to plan, prepare, and conduct an AAR—was developed by USAID Knowledge for Development (KfD) using the United States Army's TC (Technical Circular) 25-20 as a guide.
Robbing the Millennials: How We Looted Our Kids' Future And the New Handshake We Owe Them
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 40,190. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Without a doubt - the most important book you will read in 2016. If your financial future means anything to you, then read this book. Learn how you are being "robbed" by past generations, what it means for your future - and what you can do about it.
Because the Future Matters: Let's Stop Letting Modern Economics and Our Energy Addiction Ruin Almost Everything!
Price: Free! Words: 100,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Because the Future Matters: Let’s Stop Letting Modern Economics and Our Energy Addiction Ruin Almost Everything! puts forward and discusses a comprehensive set of proposals intended to focus a national economy (Canada’s in particular) on real human needs now and in the future. Aimed at national frugality, these proposals are as readily compatible with free enterprise as they are with socialism.
Words From Your Grandparents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Grandparenting
Comments and guidance on everything that matters from someone over 80. Read, enjoy what you like.
The Wealth of Nations - The Fundamental Principles of Money, Wealth and Capitalism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,380. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Wealth of Nations explains financial productivity (and barriers) for individuals, companies and nations, using clear descriptions and classical examples. It has long been heralded as the conceptual building material for capitalism and the “free-trade” economy, and also as a key contributor to communist theory, via influence on Karl Marx. Revised for the needs of modern readers by Mr Shuffler
Peter Fieldman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The world is at a social and moral crossroads. The wealthiest eighty-five people in the world possess more than the three billion poorest people on the planet. Growing inequality coupled with the breakdown of nation states, the menace of terrorism, sectarian violence, religious intolerance and a massive increase in migration pose a major threat to world stability and peace.
Common Misconceptions of Economic Policy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The purpose of this book is to use facts and logic to debunk common misconceptions in topics such as taxes; unemployment; inflation; income inequality; deficits and debt; Social Security; welfare; and the roles that market forces, corporations, and the government play in the economy. I do my best to write in language that is easy to understand for those unfamiliar with the language of economics.
The Cost of a College Touchdown: A Story of Trustee Miscalculation
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,790. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Cost of a College Touchdown presents a documentary of the 2012 off-season at Penn State University, revealing how trustees there and at universities across America compromise student education and the nation's future in the name of football.
When The Dollar Is No More: Financial Survival For All, Not Just The Wealthy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This book prepares you for the collapse of the dollar by learning the history of money, the deceit of bankers and government, and the means for protecting your wealth, regardless of how small or large. This is not rocket science, just application of sound practices.
Hellenic Crisis
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is about the Greek economic crisis (2009–present) revealing the true causes behind it.
Psychopath Economics: Part 1 – The Bull & The Bewildered Herd
Series: Psychopath Economics and how to defeat it. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,470. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
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Economics is the ultimate expression of human power. But today's economic system is increasingly controlled by a psychopathic elite that is unconcerned with its impact on people or planet. Unless we challenge the system, it will lead us to our destruction.
Zeros: Life and Debt — How the Government's Books are Cooked
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,490. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book is about money and debt and how too much of one leads to another. The United States has forgotten its legacy of frugality and hard work, espoused by the founding fathers including Thomas Jefferson. The financial mess that has caused a monumental fifteen trillion dollar debt needs to be corrected. Correcting a bad situation will not be painless.