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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: $0.99 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?
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.
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.
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: $4.99 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.
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.
Jeff's Greatest Political & Economic Tweets
Series: Jeff's Greatest Political & Economic Tweets, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
To politicians and economists everywhere who provide such fertile material...similar to the material cows provide.
Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
‘Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction’ is a book that re-examines economics from a wealth perspective as opposed to a solely monetary interpretation. The result is a theory that is both radical and familiar and not only encompasses many of the existing schools of thought but draws its own conclusions.
Inflation Tax: The Plan To Deal With The Debts
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Inflation, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book presents in simple easy-to-read way why inflation is such a big problem, particularly in the UK. It is reducing the standard of living of most people and redistributing wealth from savers to debtors. Successive governments have used it as a tool to manage their debts. The book examines likely future inflation scenarios and the best ways to save and invest in those environments.
Carbon Policy - How robust measurement and verification can improve policy effectiveness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book puts forward the case for incorporating more robust Measurement Reporting and Verification in the development of carbon abatement policy. Its focus is on policies that aim to reduce the energy use and resultant carbon emissions of buildings. It examines a range of policy types, provides case studies, and shows how to incorporate robust measurement and verification into policy design.
Ascensão e Queda do Euro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 16, 2013 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Pode-se comparar o euro a um veículo com 23 secções articuladas, nas quais todas as rodas são de dimensões diferentes. Não irá muito longe. Rudo de Ruijter A classe dominante portuguesa não prima pela lucidez, não tem um projecto de desenvolvimento e age – reage – aos seus medos.
Crackernomics
Price: Free! Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Think you know what caused the Credit Crunch? It wasn't greedy bankers. It wasn't computer geeks. It wasn't the Rothschilds and it wasn't the Illuminati. It wasn't Socialists or Communists or Agenda 21 or the Chinese or the United Nations. But it wasn't an accident. It was Crackernomics and the Democratisation of Money. Find out why.
Presidential Hope for Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is about President Barack Huessen Obama who never campaigned on the changes he had in mind but on the slogan he used in advertising that was "Hope and Change" and the Americans were unaware of his intentions: He wanted more government in your life, a new policy for green energy, a new policy for cap and trade, and a new education program with new objectives, new ideas, and new books.
A Fate Worse than Debt A Beginner’s Guide to Britain’s National Debt from Boadicea to Cameron
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
As the UK talks of cuts and austerity, this book explores for beginners the true scale of our financial problems, and some of the controversies behind modern spending. Warning: do not read if you suffer from high blood pressure, or lack a sense of humour in a crisis.
Moneybags Must Be So Lucky: On the Literary Structure of Capital
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Karl Marx's great work, Capital, has intrigued and puzzled readers for more than a century by its mystifyingly intricate arguments and dramatic literary embellishments. In this book, Robert Paul Wolff dispels much of the mystery surrounding Capital by providing a literary-philosophical analysis of the text and of Marx's intentions.