The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World

Amazon Editorial reviews Product Description The Age Of Turbulence is Alan Greenspan’s incomparable reckoning with the contemporary financial world, channeled through his own experiences working in the command room of the global economy longer and with greater effect than any ...

After Empire: The Birth of a Multipolar World

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description American corporations have to beg for capital from the cash-rich Sovereign Wealth Funds in the Persian Gulf. By invading Iraq, President George W. Bush grossly undermined American credibility in the international arena and irrevocably weakened Washington’s ...

Capital Rules: The Construction of Global Finance

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description Listen to a short interview with Rawi Abdelal Host: Chris Gondek | Producer: Heron & Crane The rise of global financial markets in the last decades of the twentieth century was premised on one fundamental idea: ...

Asia, America, and the Transformation of Geopolitics

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description American security and prosperity now depend on Asia. William H. Overholt offers an iconoclastic analysis of developments in each major Asian country, Asian international relations, and U.S. foreign policy. Drawing on decades of political and business ...

All Politics Is Global: Explaining International Regulatory Regimes

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description Has globalization diluted the power of national governments to regulate their own economies? Are international governmental and nongovernmental organizations weakening the hold of nation-states on global regulatory agendas? Many observers think so. But in All Politics ...

China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description The global economic crisis has made clear China's importance and expanding role on the world stage. The bestselling book, China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities--now available in paperback--explains actions both China and the United States can take ...

Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet

Editorial reviews: “Lucid, quietly urgent, and relentlessly logical... this is Bigthink with a capital B.”—The New York Times Book Review“Jeffrey Sachs never disappoints. . . . This book is an excellent resource for all those who want to understand what ...

The Annotated Wizard of Oz (Centennial Edition)

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description A beloved classic comes to life with this beautifully illustrated annotated edition on the 100th anniversary of Oz. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is the quintessential American fairy tale, but also one of the most controversial ...

The Great Financial Crisis: Causes and Consequences

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description In the fall of 2008, the United States was plunged into a financial crisis more severe than any since the Great Depression. As banks collapsed and the state scrambled to organize one of the largest transfers ...

The Post-American World

Amazon Editorial reviews Product Description “Zakaria . . . may have more intellectual range and insights than any other public thinker in the West.” — Boston Sunday Globe “This is not a book about the decline of America, but rather ...

Why Globalization Works (Yale Nota Bene)

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description A distinguished international economist here offers a powerful defense of the global market economy. Martin Wolf explains how globalization works, critiques the charges against it, argues that the biggest obstacle to global economic progress has been ...