Economics

    Forward!

    By Yorick Blumenfeld

    Paperback £9.99

    Yorick Blumenfeld has been writing his whole life. He has travelled and reported from more than ninety countries as a foreign correspondent. Over the past few decades he has been examining the future, both as the General Editor of the series Prospects for Tomorrow (Thames & Hudson)

    Poverty: A Very Short Introduction

    By Philip N. Jefferson

    Paperback £7.25

    This Very Short Introduction considers who the poor are, where they live, what their lives are like, and what obstacles or barriers they face. Looking at the complex issues that cause the prevalence, depth, and severity of poverty to vary across countries and over time, it considers possible future solutions.

    Value of Everything

    By Mariana Mazzucato

    Hardback £14.46

    Who really creates wealth in our world? And how do we decide the value of what they do? At the heart of today's financial and economic crisis is a problem hiding in plain sight. In modern capitalism, value-extraction is rewarded more highly than value-creation: the productive process that drives a...

    Turkey

    By Aksel Ersoy

    Hardback £60.06

    Turkey's economy is a complex mix of modern industry, a traditional agricultural sector, and a rapidly growing private sector.

    International Finance: For Non-Financial Managers

    By Dora Hancock

    Paperback £32.20

    Get a highly accessible introduction to international finance, exploring contemporary, global financial systems and issues in a post-crisis business world.

    Globalization and Its Discontents

    By Joseph Stiglitz

    Paperback £8.45

    **Over 1 million copies sold worldwide** MAJOR NEW EDITION From Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, Globalization and its Discontents is the bestselling expose of the all-powerful organizations that control our lives. Joseph Stiglitz's landmark book lifted the lid on how globalization was hurting those it was meant to help. Many of...

    Roman Agricultural Economy

    Paperback £26.66

    This collection presents new analyses for the nature and scale of Roman agriculture. It outlines the fundamental features of agricultural production through studying the documentary and archaeological evidence for the modes of land exploitation and the organisation, development of, and investment in this sector.

    Measuring India

    By M. R. Saluja

    Hardback £42.05

    Reliable and up-to-date statistics are essential for planning the economic advancement of a nation. This book is a comprehensive assessment of statistics relating to the present structure of Indias economy providing a sound factual basis for formulating development programmes.

    Economics for the Common Good

    By Jean Tirole

    Hardback £16.86

    Translation of: Economie du bien commun.

    Agricultural Reform in Rwanda: Authoritarianism, Markets and Zones of Governance

    By Chris Huggins

    Hardback £57.71

    International observers have lauded Rwanda as an example of an African country taking control of its own development trajectory, and as a market-friendly destination for investment. With the Kagame regime coming under increasing international scrutiny, this work looks at the impact of 'market friendly authoritarianism' in contemporary Africa.

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