The Dollar Crisis
Causes, Consquences, Cures
Paperback ISBN: 0470821701
Will the series of financial and currency crises in recent years culminate in the collapse of the U.S. dollar and a worldwide economic slump? This updated and revised edition of The Dollar Crisis describes the evolution of the crisis in the international monetary system over the two years since the original edition was published.
Dark Age Ahead
Paperback ISBN: 1400076706
Takes a close-up look at the patterns of dark ages throughout human history and applies these patterns to five key institutions of contemporary North American civilization--the nuclear family, higher education, scientific inquiry, governmental representation, and the idea of self-regulation--to reveal why weaknesses in these institutions warn of a coming dark age. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.
The Unexpected Decline of Leisure
Paperback ISBN: 046505434x
Argues that Americans work more than they used to, and more than Europeans, due to the preference of employers for longer hours, fear of unemployment, the undervaluing of household work, and the desire for consumer goods
A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
Hardcover ISBN: 006073132x
Takes an unconventional look at how the economy really works, from cheating and crime to sports and child-rearing, offering a very different view on what really matters and what really drives the economy.
Globalization and Its Discontents
Paperback ISBN: 0393324397
Examines the effects of global economic policies on developing nations, discussing agencies and concepts including the International Monetary Fund, the East Asia crisis, trade laws, fair markets, and privatization.
Pigs at the Trough
How Corporate Greed and Political Corruption Are Undermining America
Paperback ISBN: 1400051266
A critical account of American corporate and political corruption profiles top business leaders, identifies fraudulent activities and questionable bookkeeping practices, and describes the consequences of corporate greed and political shenanigans on America. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.
What Should Economists Do?
Paperback ISBN: 0913966657
This volume is a collection of sixteen essays on three general topics: the methodology of economics, the applicability of economic reasoning to political science and other social sciences, and the relevance of economics as moral philosophy. Several essays are published here for the first time, including