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Marx
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Given the exigencies of the time, Fomite offers a series of bound pamphlets on urgent political, social, cultural, and organizing issues from a radical, anti-capitalist viewpoint.
Gold Standard: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
We note that the true value of gold is a promise to pay or accept as payment, no different from paper money. We show debasing currency is folly, and pegging the price of gold above the international market is the better way. Some comments on debt, wealth of nations and ethics included. Some historical commentary supports the propositions.
Capital and Brexit
Price: Free! Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The rate of return on investment is viewed as a major determinant of political events since 2008. These include surplus value and labour, the commoditisation of housing, loans to individuals and states, and the economics of immigration. The SNP, UKIP, and currents within the UK Labour Party are analysed in terms of historical materialism.
The Population Problem and the Presidential Election
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Since 2007 I have been, on and off, posting on the web statistical information and arguments in favor of mandatory population control which I have connected through the years to the US presidential elections (2008-2012-2016) by claiming that population control is the number one issue in politics not only here but worldwide.
We are better together
Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
June referendum in the United Kingdom : Should the UK remain a member of the European Union ?
How To Spin Gold Into Straw
Price: Free! Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Fiction » Educational
A pro business, pro people, pro growth, pro freedom fable. Truth and facts versus ideas; that is the story. Real freedom and wealth versus dogma and doctrine; that is the choice. Because in the ongoing struggle between facts and ideas, it is truth and facts that can lead to greatness, and ideas that are always the greatest threat to what we have and what we can have.
Unpopular Blogging
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Ina enjoys artwork, creating fiction, teasing motivational gurus and witty social commentary on modern life. Unpopular blogging is a selection of posts from her website. Ina will be blogging for the forseeable future, but in the meantime here are the posts on globalism, consumerism and the nature of modernity for you to giggle and enjoy.
Financial Melancholia: Mental Health and Indebtedness
Price: Free! Words: 17,530. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
The rise of mental health problems cannot be understood in narrowly medical terms, an economy driven by debt (and prone to problem debt at the level of households) will have a predisposition towards rising rates of depression. This research looks beyond the statistics to understand how individuals describe the experience of being deeply in debt and the related health and social problems.
Compound Interest: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Compound interest not conducive to economic growth and harmony in society. Proposes banks charge simple interest on loans, and be allowed to invest in entrepreneurial partnerships to supplement profits. This produces absolute wealth, more assets for society rather than redistribution.
The Piketty Task
Price: Free! Words: 13,410. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The main economic problems in 2015 are national debt and declining real incomes. Piketty’s theory of investment and growth is outlined before economic remedies are considered. These might include vigorous pursuit of tax avoidance by multinationals and restoration of the state’s role in public housing. The curious nature of money and ways of reducing national debt are considered.
The Final Discrimination
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Our civilised societies have abolished discrimination - right? WRONG! Read how we can remove the final discrimination.
Bailing out the Dysfunctional US Property Tax System
Price: Free! Words: 13,080. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The property assessment and tax system in the US is totally dysfunctional. However, slapping more taxes or bonding out fictitious future revenue streams will not cure their self-inflicted wounds. This book will reveal a series of gutsy and long-term solutions to the challenges threatening their economic safety.
The Currency Paradox
Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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With the publishing of French economist Thomas Piketty's seminal work, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, many have begun to contemplate the effects of economic inequality and the potential for a "post-capitalist" world. This essay outlines the fundamental flaw of the capitalist system and attempts the daunting challenge of conceptualizing a system that could viably replace it.
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
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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.
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".
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.
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
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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.
A Hand Up or a Hand Out: Ideas on How to Improve Canada's Equalization Program
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The current Equalization formula, which re-distributes some $16 billion in federal funds to six provinces (PEI, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario and Manitoba), is set to expire in 2014. We’ve gathered in this eBook the writings of a handful of individuals and groups, all who have made suggestions on how to improve the program.
Emergency Economy: A PFRI Paper by Dr. Imran Chaudhry and Saleena Karim
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Essay » Sociology
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This paper, produced by the Pakistan First Research Institute (PFRI), presents a two-pronged contingency model for a sustainable microeconomy in Pakistan’s context.

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