The Price Of Prosperity

ISBN 10 : 9780062405715
ISBN 13 : 0062405713

In this bold history and manifesto, a former White House director of economic policy exposes the economic, political, and cultural cracks that wealthy nations face and makes the ca..

The Price Of Everything

ISBN 10 : 9780691143354
ISBN 13 : 0691143358

Stanford University student and Cuban American tennis prodigy Ramon Fernandez is outraged when a nearby mega-store hikes its prices the night of an earthquake. He crosses paths wit..

Why Nations Fail

ISBN 10 : 9780307719232
ISBN 13 : 0307719235

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and..

New Ideas From Dead Economists

ISBN 10 : 0452288444
ISBN 13 : 9780452288447

A reexamination of the major economic theories of the past two hundred years discusses how long-dead, famous economists such as Adam Smith and others would handle today's economic ..

The Price Of Civilization

ISBN 10 : 0812980468
ISBN 13 : 9780812980462

Offers a diagnosis of the country's economic ills and argues that Americans can restore the virtues of fairness, honesty, and foresight as the foundations of national prosperity...

The Price Of Prosperity

ISBN 10 : 0868405418
ISBN 13 : 9780868405414

This text identifies the nature and impact of the economic and social costs of unemployment at three distinct levels: those imposed directly on unemployed people and their families..

Priests Of Prosperity

ISBN 10 : 9781501703744
ISBN 13 : 1501703749

Priests of Prosperity explores the unsung revolutionary campaign to transform postcommunist central banks from command-economy cash cows into Western-style monetary guardians. Juli..