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9789812875013 | Springer Verlag, November 12, 2016, cover price $729.00

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9789812875037 | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, November 12, 2016), cover price $1115.00

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Product Description: Bottlenecker (n): a person who advocates for the creation or perpetuation of government regulation, particularly an occupational license, to restrict entry into his or her occupation, thereby accruing an economic advantage without providing a benefit to consumers...read more

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9781594039072 | Encounter Books, December 13, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Bottlenecker (n): a person who advocates for the creation or perpetuation of government regulation, particularly an occupational license, to restrict entry into his or her occupation, thereby accruing an economic advantage without providing a benefit to consumers.

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Product Description: This book is a volume of essays celebrating the life and work of Yoshiro Higano, professor of Environmental Policy, Doctoral Program in Sustainable Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan...read more
By Susumu Uchida (editor)

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9789811000973 | Springer Verlag, July 24, 2016, cover price $279.00 | About this edition: This book is a volume of essays celebrating the life and work of Yoshiro Higano, professor of Environmental Policy, Doctoral Program in Sustainable Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan.

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Product Description: Substantial progress in the fight against extreme poverty was made in the last two decades. But the slowdown in global economic growth and significant increases in income inequality in many developed and developing countries raise serious concerns about the continuation of this trend into the 21st century...read more

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9780198784746 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 15, 2016), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Substantial progress in the fight against extreme poverty was made in the last two decades.

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Product Description: The profession of economics has a lot to answer for. Since the late 1970s, the ideas of influential economists have justified policies that have made the world more prone to economic crisis, remarkably less equal, more polluted, and less secure than it might be...read more

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9780745335865 | Pluto Pr, January 15, 2017, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The profession of economics has a lot to answer for.

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9780745335858 | Reprint edition (Pluto Pr, January 15, 2017), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: The profession of economics has a lot to answer for.

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Product Description: Few government programs in the United States are as controversial as those designed to help the poor. From tax credits to medical assistance, the size and structure of the American safety net is an issue of constant debate. These two volumes update the earlier Means-Tested Transfer Programs in the United States with a discussion of the many changes in means-tested government programs and the results of new research over the past decade...read more
By Robert A. Moffitt (editor)

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9780226392493 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 11, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Few government programs in the United States are as controversial as those designed to help the poor.
9780226370477 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 11, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Few government programs in the United States are as controversial as those designed to help the poor.

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Product Description: This book combines insights from cultural economics, public finance, and tax law, providing an accessible and comprehensive introduction in the application of tax incentives for the creative industries. It does not have a single-country focus, but instead uses the perspective and examples of various countries around the world...read more

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9789812878311 | Springer Verlag, January 7, 2017, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: This book combines insights from cultural economics, public finance, and tax law, providing an accessible and comprehensive introduction in the application of tax incentives for the creative industries.

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9780520288331 | Univ of California Pr, November 8, 2016, cover price $49.95

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Product Description: The ground is shifting beneath our feet. Technology and globalization continue to uproot and reshape daily life and economics. Global supply chains are growing more deeply embedded in every region of the world. Digital platforms connect billions around the planet in ever more complex networks of data and exchange...read more

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9780199916528 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The ground is shifting beneath our feet.

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Product Description: Derivatives were responsible for one of the worst financial meltdowns in history, one from which we have not yet fully recovered. However, they are likewise capable of generating some of the most incredible wealth we have ever seen...read more
By Randy Martin (editor)

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9780226392660 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 21, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Derivatives were responsible for one of the worst financial meltdowns in history, one from which we have not yet fully recovered.

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9780226392837 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 21, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Derivatives were responsible for one of the worst financial meltdowns in history, one from which we have not yet fully recovered.

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Product Description: Written by and for nurses, this key foundational text helps to build the fundamental economics and financial management skills nurses and nurse leaders need for daily use. This third edition delivers several new features, adding to its value as the only timely and relevant text written for the full spectrum of RN-to-BSN, BSN, and MSN students...read more

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9780826160010 | 3 edition (Springer Pub Co, August 28, 2016), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Written by and for nurses, this key foundational text helps to build the fundamental economics and financial management skills nurses and nurse leaders need for daily use.
9780826110497 | 2 edition (Springer Pub Co, March 21, 2013), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Ms.

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Product Description: The acclaimed author of Time Warped tackles the very latest research in the fields of neuroscience, psychology, and biology to provide a fresh, fascinating, and thought-provoking look at our relationship with money—perfect for fans of Dan Ariely and Freakonomics...read more

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9780062317001 | Perennial, November 1, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The acclaimed author of Time Warped tackles the very latest research in the fields of neuroscience, psychology, and biology to provide a fresh, fascinating, and thought-provoking look at our relationship with money—perfect for fans of Dan Ariely and Freakonomics.

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Product Description: All across the social sciences, from development economics to political science departments, researchers are going into the field to collect data and learn about the world. While much has been gained from the successes of randomized controlled trials, stories of failed projects often do not get told...read more

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9780691161891 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: All across the social sciences, from development economics to political science departments, researchers are going into the field to collect data and learn about the world.

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Product Description: In 2014 Aaron Hurst, Ashoka fellow and founder of Imperative and Taproot Foundation, published The Purpose Economy, the book that catalyzed the purpose revolution. With his prediction that purpose was the next major economic era, many are now racing to find answers and direction toward discovering their personal, professional, and organizational purpose...read more

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9781937498290 | Elevate, April 2, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A series of shifts are happening in our economy: Millennials are trading in conventional career paths to launch tech start-ups, start small businesses that are rooted in local communities, or freelance their expertise.

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9781943425990 | Reprint edition (Elevate, October 11, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In 2014 Aaron Hurst, Ashoka fellow and founder of Imperative and Taproot Foundation, published The Purpose Economy, the book that catalyzed the purpose revolution.

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Product Description: Focused on renewable energy systems and the development of information and communication technologies (ICTs) for their integration in smart grids, this book presents recent advances and methods that help to ensure that power generation from renewable sources remains stable, that power losses are minimized, and that the reliable functioning of these power generation units is maintained...read more

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9783319391540 | Springer Verlag, November 7, 2016, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: Focused on renewable energy systems and the development of information and communication technologies (ICTs) for their integration in smart grids, this book presents recent advances and methods that help to ensure that power generation from renewable sources remains stable, that power losses are minimized, and that the reliable functioning of these power generation units is maintained.

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Product Description: State of the art in sustainability thinking, inspired by interdisciplinary ideas of ecological economics. This book is focusing on sustainability pathways, new economic theory, democracy and institutions, multidimensional assessment of sustainability, macroeconomic modelling and policies, climate change and renewable energy, resource flows and circular economy, regenerative cities, environmental conflicts and values...read more
By Stanislav Shmelev (editor)

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9783319389172 | Springer Verlag, August 9, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: State of the art in sustainability thinking, inspired by interdisciplinary ideas of ecological economics.

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Product Description: In the first half of the twentieth century, a diverse community of Australians settled in Shanghai. There they forged a ‘China trade’, circulating goods, people and ideas across the South China Sea, from Shanghai and Hong Kong to Sydney and Melbourne...read more

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9781138797628 | Routledge, November 8, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: In the first half of the twentieth century, a diverse community of Australians settled in Shanghai.

Product Description: Das Buch behandelt das umfangreiche Gebiet der Medizin in einigen Schwerpunktthemen und weist auf ökonomische Zusammenhänge zu diesen Themen hin. Die Notwendigkeit, medizinische mit ökonomischer Forschung und Lehre zu verknüpfen, wird nicht mehr in Frage gestellt, da die Kosten im Gesundheitswesen ausufern...read more

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9783662486641, titled "Medizin Für Ökonomen" | Gabler, November 6, 2016, cover price $79.99 | About this edition: Das Buch behandelt das umfangreiche Gebiet der Medizin in einigen Schwerpunktthemen und weist auf ökonomische Zusammenhänge zu diesen Themen hin.

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Product Description: This book provides a unique multi- and interdisciplinary approach to energy conversion technologies by shedding light on the topic from both technological and ethical perspectives. It applies these concepts to examples of engineering problems related to energy conversion – an internal combustion engine and a fuel cell – in order to give the reader a clear idea of how to implement the approaches and do the work...read more

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9781447172734 | Springer Verlag, November 7, 2016, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: This book provides a unique multi- and interdisciplinary approach to energy conversion technologies by shedding light on the topic from both technological and ethical perspectives.

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Product Description: Modern economies reward activities that extract value rather than create it. This must change to insure a capitalism that works for us all. A scathing indictment of our current global financial system, The Value of Everything rigorously scrutinizes the way in which economic value has been accounted, and reveals how economic theory has failed to clearly delineate the difference between value creation and value extraction...read more

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9781610396745 | Public Affairs, October 4, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Modern economies reward activities that extract value rather than create it.

Product Description: The Value of Everything argues that American companies have for too long been valued according to the amount of wealth they capture for themselves rather than for the value they create for the economy. In fact, Pfizer, Amazon, and other companies are actually dependent on public money, spend their resources on boosting share prices and executive pay, and reap ever-expanding rewards without offering the market value...read more
By Callie Beaulieu (narrator)

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9781681682433 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, October 4, 2016), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The Value of Everything argues that American companies have for too long been valued according to the amount of wealth they capture for themselves rather than for the value they create for the economy.

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Product Description: This book applies econometric techniques to test the relationship between efficiency and risk within the banking industry in China. Chapters examine how efficiency has been affected by different types of risk-taking behaviour and how risk has been an important determinant of bank efficiency in the context of the series of reforms impacting banks in China since 1978...read more

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9781137493750 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 4, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book applies econometric techniques to test the relationship between efficiency and risk within the banking industry in China.

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