Business

PRICE OF INEQUALITY

Written by Stiglitz, Joseph E
The top 1 percent of Americans control some 40 percent of the nation's wealth. But as Joseph E. Stiglitz explains in this best-selling critique of the economic status quo, this level of inequality is not inevitable.
April 8, 2013 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 523 Pages |
$16.95

CAPITAL IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Written by Piketty, Thomas
What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital? Questions about the long-term evolution of inequality, the concentration of wealth, and the prospects for economic growth lie at the heart of political economy. But satisfactory answers have been hard to find for lack of adequate data and clear guiding theories.
April 15, 2014 | Hardcover | Belknap Press | 685 Pages |
$39.95

BILLIONAIRE'S APPRENTICE:

Written by Raghavan, Anita
Just as WASPs, Irish-Catholics and Our Crowd Jews once made the ascent from immigrants to powerbrokers, it is now the Indian-American's turn. Citigroup, PepsiCo and Mastercard are just a handful of the Fortune 500 companies led by a group known as the "Twice Blessed." Yet little is known about how these Indian emigres (and children of emigres) rose through the ranks. Until now...
June 2, 2015 | Paperback | Grand Central Publishing | 512 Pages |
$20.00

HOUSE OF DEBT: HOW THEY AND YOU CAUSED THE GREAT RECESSION, AND HOW WE CAN PREVENT IT FROM HAPPENING AGAIN

Written by Sufi, Amir
The Great American Recession resulted in the loss of eight million jobs between 2007 and 2009. More than four million homes were lost to foreclosures. Is it a coincidence that the United States witnessed a dramatic rise in household debt in the years before the recession--that the total amount of debt for American households doubled between 2000 and 2007 to $14 trillion? Definitely not.
May 20, 2015 | Paperback | University of Chicago Press | 232 Pages |
$15.00

GETTING THERE: A BOOK OF MENTORS

Written by Segal, Gillian Zoe
The path to success is rarely easy or direct, and good mentors are hard to find. In Getting There, thirty leaders in diverse fields share their secrets to navigating the rocky road to the top. In an honest, direct, and engaging way, these role models describe the obstacles they faced, the setbacks they endured, and the vital lessons they learned.
April 14, 2015 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams |
$24.95
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BITCOIN BILLIONAIRES: A TRUE STORY OF GENIUS, BETRAYAL, AND REDEMPTION

Written by Mezrich, Ben
From Ben Mezrich, the New York Times bestselling author of The Accidental Billionaires and Bringing Down the House, comes Bitcoin Billionaires--the fascinating story of brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss's big bet on crypto-currency and its dazzling pay-off.
May 21, 2019 | Hardcover | Flatiron Books | 288 Pages |
$27.99

BREAK THROUGH THE NOISE: THE NINE RULES TO CAPTURE GLOBAL ATTENTION

Written by Young, Josh
The odds of getting a video onto YouTube's front page are 1-in-2,000,0000, but Tim Staples, founder and CEO of Shareability, knows how to make the algorithms of Youtube, Google, Facebook and Instagram work for you - and he has the results to prove it, with a thriving business that has gotten their videos onto YouTube's front page an amazing 25 times.
July 9, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 240 Pages |
$27.00

GHOST WORK: HOW TO STOP SILICON VALLEY FROM BUILDING A NEW GLOBAL UNDERCLASS

Written by Suri, Siddharth
In the spirit of Nickel and Dimed, a necessary and revelatory expose of the invisible human workforce that powers the web--and that foreshadows the true future of work. Hidden beneath the surface of the web, lost in our wrong-headed debates about AI, a new menace is looming. Anthropologist Mary L.
May 7, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 288 Pages |
$27.00

VISUAL MBA: TWO YEARS OF BUSINESS SCHOOL PACKED INTO ONE PRICELESS BOOK OF PURE AWESOMENESS

Written by Barron, Jason
Jason Barron spent 516 hours in class, completed mountains of homework and shelled out tens of thousands of dollars to complete his MBA at the BYU Marriott School of Business.
April 16, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 208 Pages |
$22.00

BLOCKCHAIN: THE NEXT EVERYTHING

Written by Williams, Stephen P
An experienced tech writer fully explains blockchain technology and how it will radically transform the world as we know it in this accessible, reader-friendly, illuminating guide. What is blockchain? Why does everyone from tech experts to business moguls to philanthropists believe it is a paradigm-shifting technology, bound to revolutionize society as significantly as the internet?
March 26, 2019 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company | 208 Pages |
$24.95

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