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
The Innovator's Dilemma
The Revolutionary National Book That Will Change the Way You Do Business
Paperback ISBN: 0060521996
A thought-provoking analysis of the new business paradigm shows how firms that do "everything right" can nevertheless fail because of new technologies and disruptions in the market structure. Reprint.
How the Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World
Paperback ISBN: 0743257359
Predicting economic challenges that the author believes will occur as a result of China's growing ability to produce U.S. products more cheaply, an economic analysis draws on hundreds of interviews with Chinese, American, and European workers and businesspeople that draw conclusions about China's future as a superpower. Reprint.
The Spatial Economy
Cities, Regions, and International Trade
Paperback ISBN: 0262561476
Since 1990 there has been a surge of theoretical and empirical work on the spatial aspects of the economy. The text discusses this area of contemporary economics - the "new economic geography". It provides an explanation of the existence of large economic agglomerations at various spatial scales.
A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side Of Everything
Compact Disc ISBN: 0060776137
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. Simultaneous.