Economics

    The Uses of Social Investment

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    This volume provides the first study of the welfare state, under the new post-crisis austerity context and associated crisis management politics, to take stock of the limits and potential of social investment.

    Respectable Banking: The Search for Stability in London\'s Money and Credit Markets since 1695

    By Anthony Hotson

    Hardback Save £2.96 = £32.03

    Anthony Hotson reassesses the development of London's money and credit markets since the great currency crisis of 1695.

    A Century of Fiscal Squeeze Politics: 100 Years of Austerity, Politics, and Bureaucracy in Britain

    By Christopher Hood

    Hardback Save £4.14 = £50.86

    This book carefully identifies and compares episodes of 'fiscal squeeze' in the UK over a century from 1900 to 2015.

    Rise and Fall of Nations

    By Ruchir Sharma

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER 'Entertaining, acute and disarmingly honest' Economist 'A vital guide to the new economic order' Rana Foroohar, Time The crisis of 2008 ended the illusion of a golden era in which many people imagined that prosperity and political calm would continue to spread indefinitely. In a world now...

    Islam Instrumentalized: Religion and Politics in Historical Perspective

    By Jean-Philippe Platteau

    Paperback Save £0.95 = £21.04

    This book challenges the widespread view that Islam is a reactionary religion defending tradition against modernity and individual freedom.

    Macroeconomics: a European Text

    By Charles Wyplosz

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £46.45

    Macroeconomics teaches students to be young economists, providing a contemporary approach to the subject and a wealth of real-life case studies to allow students to understand how economics works in practice.

    Inner Lives of Markets

    By Tim Sullivan

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Think Freakonomics meets The Undercover Economist The Inner Lives of Markets is a journey into the mysterious corners of everyday economics. Who buys, who sells, why it matters, when it works, and what to do when it breaks.

    Crash Bang Wallop

    By Iain Martin

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    Signals

    By Pippa Malmgren

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    A thought-provoking account of the everyday signals that reveal the true story of the world economy.

    Universal Basic Income

    By Paul O'Brien

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    This book is about a radical idea: the idea that each of us deserves enough money on which to live - and that it should be paid independently of our personal means, and independently of whether we work, or even want to work.

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