The Wealth Of Humans

Author: Ryan Avent
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466887192
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Past revolutions required rewriting the social contract: this one is unlikely to demand anything less. Avent looks to the history of the Industrial Revolution and the work of numerous experts for lessons in reordering society.

The Wealth Of Humans

Author: Ryan Avent
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241201047
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What does the future of work hold? In this illuminating new investigation of what this revolution in work means for us, Ryan Avent lays bare the contradictions in today's global labour market.

The Wealth Of Humans

Author: Ryan Avent
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250075807
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An investigation of how the digital revolution is fundamentally changing our concept of work, and what it means for our future economy.

Wealth And Power

Author: Orville Schell
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679645381
Size: 32.13 MB
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NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH “Superb . . . beautifully written and neatly structured.”—Financial Times “[An] engaging narrative of the intellectual and cultural origins of China’s modern rise ...

Capital In The Twenty First Century

Author: Thomas Piketty
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674369548
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Thomas Piketty's findings in this ambitious, original, rigorous work will transform debate and set the agenda for the next generation of thought about wealth and inequality.

The Great Leveler

Author: Walter Scheidel
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400884608
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The Great Leveler is the first book to chart the crucial role of violent shocks in reducing inequality over the full sweep of human history around the world.

After Piketty

Author: Heather Boushey
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067497817X
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In After Piketty, a cast of economists and other social scientists tackle these questions in dialogue with Piketty, in what is sure to be a much-debated book in its own right.

Learning By Doing

Author: James Bessen
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300195664
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Many of today's machines have taken over the work of humans, destroying old jobs while increasing profits for business owners and raising the possibility of ever-widening economic inequality.

Wealth And Poverty

Author: George Gilder
Publisher: Regnery Publishing
ISBN: 9781596988163
Size: 12.47 MB
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Gilder compares America's current economic challenges with her past economic problems-- particularly those of the late 1970s-- and explains why Obama's big-government, redistributive policies are doing more harm than good for the poor.

The Great Convergence

Author: Richard Baldwin
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067466048X
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Richard Baldwin shows how the combination of high tech with low wages propelled industrialization in developing nations, deindustrialization in developed nations, and a commodity supercycle that is petering out.