all ebooks in category: Comparative Economics (7)

The Price of Democracy: How Money Shapes Politics and What to Do about It
English | March 31st, 2020 | ISBN: 0674987284 | 464 pages | EPUB | 15.46 MB

Why and how systems of political financing and representation in Europe and North America give outsized influence to the wealthy and undermine democracy, and what …

Spain: What Everyone Needs to Know®
English | ISBN: 0199936447 | 2013 | 256 pages | EPUB | 372 KB

What happens in Spain, among the euro zone's largest economies, matters. Its high unemployment (over 26%), burgeoning public debt, and banking crisis will be formative …

Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0691155240 | 624 Pages | PDF | 5,6 MB

Why are banking systems unstable in so many countries–but not in others? The United States has had twelve systemic banking crises since 1840, while Canada …

The End of Multiculturalism? (Repost)
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0335223915 | PDF | pages: 210 | 2.1 mb

"…the book is a brave and authoritative analysis of multiculturalism… McGhee successfully locates his subject in the context of recent developments in both community cohesion …

The World Economy: Growth or Stagnation?
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107143349 | 549 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

The balance of the world economy is shifting away from the established economies of Europe, Japan, and the USA, towards the emerging economies of Asia, …

The 100 Most Important American Financial Crises: An Encyclopedia of the Lowest Points in American Economic History
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1440830118 | 337 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The United States has fairly recently experienced the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. But crippling financial crises are hardly unusual: economic emergencies have …

Raising the Global Floor: Dismantling the Myth That We Can't Afford Good Working Conditions for Everyone
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0804768900 | 256 pages | PDF | 3 MB

News stories on the impact of job loss appear daily in the media. Less reported is that working conditions in many countries around the world …