Books in category Business & Economics – Economic Conditions

  • The Impact of Climate Change on the United States Economy

    The Impact of Climate Change on the United States Economy
    Robert Mendelsohn, James E. Neumann

    Applies advanced new economics methodologies to assess possible impacts of climate change on the US economy; for graduate students, researchers and policymakers.

  • Oil and Development in Venezuela During the 20th Century

    Oil and Development in Venezuela During the 20th Century
    Jorge Salazar-Carrillo, Bernadette West

    Explores the impact of the oil sector on the economic growth and development of Venezuela in the 20th century.

  • The Road to Ruin

    The Road to Ruin
    James Rickards

    It’s a guidebook to thinking smarter, acting faster, and living with the comfort­ing knowledge that your wealth is secure. The global elites don’t want this book to exist.

  • Crisis as Catalyst

    Crisis as Catalyst
    Andrew J. MacIntyre, T. J. Pempel, John Ravenhill

    Crisis as Catalyst contains assessments of these changes-both ephemeral and permanent- by a wide range of specialists in Asian economics and politics.The crisis, as the contributors to this volume show, catalyzed changes across political, …

  • The Accidental Theorist And Other Dispatches from the Dismal Science

    The Accidental Theorist: And Other Dispatches from the Dismal Science
    Paul Krugman

    This is a collection that will amuse, provoke, and enlighten, in classic Paul Krugman style. "[Paul Krugman] writes better than any economist since John Maynard Keynes." — Rob Norton, Fortune "[Paul Krugman is] probably the most creative …

  • OPEC Behaviour and World Oil Prices

    OPEC Behaviour and World Oil Prices
    James M. Griffin, David J. Teece

    This volume, originally published in 1982, brings together economists, political scientists and industry experts to explain OPEC’s past achievements and future (in the early 1980s) prospects.

  • The New Trail of Tears

    The New Trail of Tears
    Naomi Schaefer Riley

    The laws and policies behind these human tragedies have wider implications for welfare state assumptions and politically correct decisions, including the grossly misnamed ‘Indian Child Welfare Act.’ This book is an insightful and much …

  • Diversified Development

    Diversified Development
    Indermit S. Gill, Ivailo Izvorski, Willem van Eeghen, Donato De Rosa

    Eurasian economies have to become efficient more productive, job-creating, and stable.

  • Immigration Economics

    Immigration Economics
    George J. Borjas

    George Borjas synthesizes the theories, models, and econometric methods used to identify the causes and consequences of international labor flows, and lays out with clarity a full spectrum of topics with crucial implications for framing …

  • Economic Elites Crises and Democracy

    Economic Elites, Crises, and Democracy
    Andrés Solimano

    Andres Solimano examines the growing divide between rich elites and everyone else, the fragmentation of the middle class under global capitalism, the economy's tendencies to experience frequent financial crises, the limits of austerity …

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