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  • The Profit Paradox "How Thriving Firms Threaten the Future of Work"

    2021 Princeton University Press

    In an era of technological progress and easy communication, it might seem reasonable to assume that the worlds working people have never had it so good. But wages are stagnant and prices are rising, so ...

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  • The Inglorious Years "The Collapse of the Industrial Order and the Rise of Digital Society"

    2021 Princeton University Press

    How populism is fueled by the demise of the industrial order and the emergence of a new digital society ruled by algorithms In the revolutionary excitement of the 1960s, young people around the world called ...

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  • The Spirit of Green "The Economics of Collisions and Contagions in a Crowded World"

    2021 Princeton University Press

    From a Nobel Prize-winning pioneer in environmental economics, an innovative account of how and why "green thinking" could cure many of the world's most serious problems-from global warming to pandemics Solving the world's biggest problems-from ...

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  • Rebellion, Rascals, and Revenue "Tax Follies and Wisdom Through the Ages"

    2021 Princeton University Press

    An engaging and enlightening account of taxation told through lively, dramatic, and sometimes ludicrous stories drawn from around the world and across the ages Governments have always struggled to tax in ways that are effective ...

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  • The Great Divergence "China, Europe, and the Making of the Modern World Economy"

    2021 Princeton University Press

    The Great Divergence sheds light on one of the great questions of history: Why did sustained industrial growth begin in Northwest Europe? Historian Kenneth Pomeranz shows that as recently as 1750, life expectancy, consumption, and ...

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  • Narrative Economics "How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events "

    2020 Princeton University Press

    From Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times bestselling author Robert Shiller, a groundbreaking account of how stories help drive economic events-and why financial panics can spread like epidemic viruses Stories people tell-about financial confidence ...

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  • The Political Economy of the Special Relationship "Anglo-American Development from the Gold Standard to the Financial Crisis"

    2020 Princeton University Press

    How Americas global financial power was created and shaped through its special relationship with Britain The rise of global finance in the latter half of the twentieth century has long been understood as one chapter ...

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  • Porcelain "A History from the Heart of Europe"

    2020 Princeton University Press

    Porcelain was invented in medieval China'but its secret recipe was first reproduced in Europe by an alchemist in the employ of the Saxon king Augustus the Strong. Saxonys revered Meissen factory could not keep porcelains ...

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  • Outsourcing Empire "How Company-States Made the Modern World"

    2020 Princeton University Press

    How chartered company-states spearheaded European expansion and helped create the world's first genuinely global order From Spanish conquistadors to British colonialists, the prevailing story of European empire-building has focused on the rival ambitions of competing ...

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  • The Open Sea "The Economic Life of the Ancient Mediterranean World from the Iron Age to the Rise of Rome"

    2020 Princeton University Press

    In The Open Sea, J. G. Manning offers a major new history of economic life in the Mediterranean world during the Iron Age, from Phoenician trading down to the Hellenistic era and the beginning of ...

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  • A Crisis of Beliefs "Investor Psychology and Financial Fragility"

    2020 Princeton University Press

    How beliefs shape financial markets and expose the economy to major risks The collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008 caught markets and regulators by surprise. Nicola Gennaioli and Andrei Shleifer walk readers through the ...

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  • Free Trade Under Fire

    por Irwin, Douglas

    Free Trade Under Fire

    2020 Princeton University Press

    Free trade is always under attack, more than ever in recent years. The imposition of numerous U.S. tariffs in 2018, and the retaliation those tariffs have drawn, has thrust trade issues to the top of ...

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  • Bankers and Bolsheviks "International Finance and the Russian Revolution "

    2020 Princeton University Press

    A must-read financial history for investors navigating today's volatile global markets Following an unprecedented economic boom fed by foreign investment, the Russian Revolution triggered the largest sovereign default in history. In Bankers and Bolsheviks, Hassan ...

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  • Gods and Robots "Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology "

    2020 Princeton University Press

    The fascinating untold story of how the ancients imagined robots and other forms of artificial life-and even invented real automated machines The first robot to walk the earth was a bronze giant called Talos. This ...

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  • Making the Cut "Hiring Decisions, Bias, and the Consequences of Nonstandard, Mismatched, and Precarious Employment "

    2020 Princeton University Press

    An in-depth look at how employers today perceive and evaluate job applicants with nonstandard or precarious employment histories Millions of workers today labor in nontraditional situations involving part-time work, temporary agency employment, and skills underutilization ...

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  • The Secret Formula "How a Mathematical Duel Inflamed Renaissance Italy and Uncovered the Cubic Equation "

    2020 Princeton University Press

    The legendary Renaissance math duel that ushered in the modern age of algebra The Secret Formula tells the story of two Renaissance mathematicians whose jealousies, intrigues, and contentious debates led to the discovery of a ...

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  • The Evolution of Knowledge "Rethinking Science for the Anthropocene"

    2020 Princeton University Press

    A fundamentally new approach to the history of science and technology This book presents a new way of thinking about the history of science and technology, one that offers a grand narrative of human history ...

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  • Overload "How Good Jobs Went Bad and What We Can Do About It "

    2020 Princeton University Press

    Why too much work and too little time is hurting workers and companies'and how a proven workplace redesign can benefit employees and the bottom line Todays ways of working are not working'even for professionals in ...

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  • Hot Molecules, Cold Electrons "From the Mathematics of Heat to the Development of the Trans-Atlantic Telegraph Cable "

    2020 Princeton University Press

    An entertaining mathematical exploration of the heat equation and its role in the triumphant development of the trans-Atlantic telegraph cable Heat, like gravity, shapes nearly every aspect of our world and universe, from how milk ...

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  • The industrialists "How the National Association of Manufacturers Shaped American Capitalism"

    2020 Princeton University Press

    Founded in 1895, the National Association of Manufacturers'NAM'helped make manufacturing the basis of the US economy and a major source of jobs in the twentieth century. The Industrialists traces the history of the advocacy group ...

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