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1 The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Paperback)

by Naomi Klein

Format: Paperback 576 pages
Published: 01/05/2008

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Exposing these global profiteers, the author discovered information and connections that shocked even her about how comprehensively the shock... Read more

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2 Whoops!: Why Everyone Owes Everyone and No One Can Pay (Paperback)

by John Lanchester

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 07/10/2010

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We are, to use a technical economic term, screwed. The cowboy capitalists had a party with everyone's money and now we're all paying for it.... Read more

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3 Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Paperback)

by Stephen J. Dubner, Steven D. Levitt

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 06/04/2006

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What do estate agents and the Ku Klux Klan have in common? Why do drug dealers live with their mothers? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers... Read more

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4 Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy (Paperback)

by Raghuram G. Rajan

Format: Paperback 280 pages
Published: 08/08/2011

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The author was one of the few economists who warned of the global financial crisis before it hit. In this book, he argues that serious flaws in the... Read more

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5 Superfreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance (Paperback)

by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 24/06/2010

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What's a sure-fire way to catch a terrorist? Are people hard-wired for altruism or selfishness? Which cancer does chemotherapy work best for?... Read more

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6 What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets (Paperback)

by Michael Sandel

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 02/05/2013

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Should we financially reward children for good marks? Is it ethical to pay people to donate organs? What about hiring mercenaries to fight our wars,... Read more

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7 Makers: The New Industrial Revolution (Paperback)

by Chris Anderson

Format: Paperback 272 pages
Published: 04/04/2013

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If a country wants to remain economically vibrant, it needs to manufacture things. In recent years, however, many nations have become obsessed with... Read more

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8 Liar's Poker (Paperback)

by Michael Lewis

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 05/06/2006

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From mere trainee, to triumphal Big Swinging Dick: that was Michael Lewis' pell-mell progress through the dealing rooms of Salomon Brothers in... Read more

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9 The Great Crash 1929 (Paperback)

by John Kenneth Galbraith, James K. Galbraith

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 29/10/2009

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Examines the causes, effects, and long-term consequences of America's infamous financial meltdown, showing how rampant speculation and blind... Read more

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10 Bad Samaritans: The Guilty Secrets of Rich Nations and the Threat to Global Prosperity (Paperback)

by Ha-Joon Chang

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 01/05/2008

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Argues that in theory the world's wealthiest countries and supra-national institutions like the IMF, World Bank and WTO want to see all nations... Read more

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