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 ...

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: that ...

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 ...

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 changes ...

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 ...

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 ...

Keynes: The Return of the Master

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description The ideas of John Maynard Keynes have never been more timely. No one has bettered Keynes's description of the psychology of investors during a financial crisis: ‘The practice of calmness and immobility, of certainty ...

Globalization: A Critical Introduction

Amazon Editorial reviewsProduct Description The increasing globalization of economic, social, political, and cultural life is a key feature of the contemporary world. Written by a leading authority, Jan Aart Scholte's new book provides a concise but broad-ranging introduction ...

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 about the rise of ...

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 ...