Business

MACHINE, PLATFORM, CROWD: HARNESSING THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION

Written by Brynjolfsson, Erik
We live in strange times. A machine plays the strategy game Go better than any human; upstarts like Apple and Google destroy industry stalwarts such as Nokia; ideas from the crowd are repeatedly more innovative than corporate research labs.
June 27, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 416 Pages |
$28.95

EVERYBODY LIES: BIG DATA, NEW DATA, AND WHAT THE INTERNET CAN TELL US ABOUT WHO WE REALLY ARE

Written by Stephens-Davidowitz, Seth
A former Google data scientist presents an insider's look at what the vast, instantly available amounts of information from the Internet can reveal about human civilization and society.
May 9, 2017 | Hardcover | Dey Street Books | 352 Pages |
$27.99

POWERHOUSE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF HOLLYWOOD'S CREATIVE ARTISTS AGENCY

Written by Miller, James Andrew
A New York Times bestseller An astonishing--and astonishingly entertaining--history of Hollywood's transformation over the past five decades as seen through the agency at the heart of it all, from the #1 bestselling co-author of Live from New York and Those Guys Have All the Fun.
May 16, 2017 | Paperback | Custom House | 768 Pages |
$18.99

TAP: UNLOCKING THE MOBILE ECONOMY

How the smartphone can become a personal concierge (not a stalker) in the mobile marketing revolution of smarter companies, value-seeking consumers, and curated offers.
April 1, 2017 | Hardcover |
$29.95

MONEY: WHENCE IT CAME, WHERE IT WENT

Written by Galbraith, John Kenneth
Galbraith, the noted economist-diplomat, traces the evolution of money and the institutions and techniques for its management and mismanagement from Lydian coinage to current inflation.
August 29, 2017 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 392 Pages |
$26.95

BIG MONEY THINKS SMALL: BIASES, BLIND SPOTS, AND SMARTER INVESTING

Written by Tillinghast, Joel
In Big Money Thinks Small, veteran fund manager Joel Tillinghast offers a set of simple but crucial steps to successful investing. Tillinghast teaches readers how to learn from their mistakes--and his own, giving investors the tools to ask the right questions in any situation and to think objectively and generatively about portfolio management.
August 15, 2017 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press | 312 Pages |
$29.95

BRAND INTIMACY

Written by Plapler, Rina
From Patagonia to Apple, Whole Foods to New Balance, we love our favorite products--and, by extension, the companies that provide them. The emotional connections we form with our favorite brands and services are relationships--relationships that are potentially worth billions.
October 23, 2017 | Hardcover | Hatherleigh Press | 256 Pages |
$23.00

MONEY CULT: CAPITALISM, CHRISTIANITY, AND THE UNMAKING OF THE AMERICAN DREAM

Written by Lehmann, Chris
A grand and startling work of American history America was founded, we're taught in school, by the Pilgrims and other Puritans escaping religious persecution in Europe--an austere and pious lot who established a culture that remained pure and uncorrupted until the Industrial Revolution got in the way.
May 2, 2017 | Paperback | Melville House Publishing | 432 Pages |
$17.99

INDUSTRIES OF THE FUTURE

Written by Ross, Alec
"Leading innovation expert Alec Ross explains what's next for the world, mapping out the advances and stumbling blocks that will emerge in the next ten years--for businesses, governments, and the global community--and how we can navigate them. Ross highlights the best opportunities for progress and explains why countries thrive or sputter.
February 7, 2017 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 320 Pages |
$17.00
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AMERICAN ECONOMY FROM ROOSEVELT TO TRUMP (2018)

Written by Valli, Vittorio
'This is essential reading for anybody interested in global history.' --Professor Ugo Panizza, The Graduate Institute of Geneva, Switzerland This illuminating book offers a compact survey and new interpretation of trends and policies in the US economy from the end of the nineteenth century to the initial period of the Trump administration.
November 29, 2018 | Paperback | Palgrave MacMillan |
$29.99

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