Business

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TYRANNY OF METRICS

Written by Muller, Jerry Z
How the obsession with quantifying human performance threatens our schools, medical care, businesses, and government Today, organizations of all kinds are ruled by the belief that the path to success is quantifying human performance, publicizing the results, and dividing up the rewards based on the numbers.
February 6, 2018 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 240 Pages |
$24.95
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LITTLE HISTORY OF ECONOMICS

Written by Kishtainy, Niall
A lively, inviting account of the history of economics, told through events from ancient to modern times and the ideas of great thinkers in the field
February 27, 2018 | Paperback | Yale University Press | 256 Pages |
$15.00
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DAY AFTER TOMORROW: HOW TO SURVIVE IN TIMES OF RADICAL INNOVATION

Written by Hinssen, Peter
- A great read about the future of business, aimed at those who want to fulfil their potential in this age of disruptionPeter Hinssen's radical long-term view on organizing and innovation is as fascinating as it is insightful. This is a great read about the future of business, aimed at those who want to witness the potential of this age of disruption.
October 4, 2017 | Paperback | Lannoo Publishers | 272 Pages |
$45.00
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GLOBAL INEQUALITY: A NEW APPROACH FOR THE AGE OF GLOBALIZATION

Written by Milanovic, Branko
Winner of the Bruno Kreisky Prize, Karl Renner InstitutA Financial Times Best Economics Book of the Year An Economist Best Book of the Year A Livemint Best Book of the Year
April 9, 2018 | Paperback | Belknap Press | 320 Pages |
$18.95
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TOP INCOMES IN FRANCE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: INEQUALITY AND REDISTRIBUTION, 1901-1998

Written by Piketty, Thomas
A landmark in contemporary social science, this pioneering work by Thomas Piketty explains the facts and dynamics of income inequality in France in the twentieth century. On its publication in French in 2001, it helped launch the international program led by Piketty and others to explore the grand patterns and causes of global inequality--research that has since transformed public debate.
May 7, 2018 | Hardcover | Belknap Press | 1280 Pages |
$35.00
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WORLD INEQUALITY REPORT: 2018

World Inequality Report 2018 is the most authoritative and up-to-date account of global trends in inequality. Researched, compiled, and written by a team of the world's leading economists of inequality, it presents--with unrivaled clarity and depth--information and analysis that will be vital to policy makers and scholars everywhere.
July 9, 2018 | Paperback | Belknap Press | 344 Pages |
$25.95
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ALEXANDER HAMILTON ON FINANCE, CREDIT, AND DEBT

Written by Sylla, Richard
While serving as the first Treasury Secretary from 1789 to 1795, Alexander Hamilton engineered a financial revolution.
March 6, 2018 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press | 360 Pages |
$29.95
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CRITICAL THINKING: STATISTICAL REASONING AND INTUITIVE JUDGMENT

Written by Tversky, Amos
Life is fundamentally uncertain. We do not know whether it will rain, whether the market will go up or down, whether our unhealthy eating choices will have serious consequences, or whether terrorists will strike our city. To make matters worse, we also lack a tried and true procedure for evaluating the likelihood of such events.
October 6, 2024 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press | 320 Pages |
$29.95
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AUTONOMY: THE QUEST TO BUILD THE DRIVERLESS CAR--AND HOW IT WILL RESHAPE OUR WORLD

Written by Shulgan, Christopher
An automotive and tech world insider investigates the quest to develop and perfect the driverless car--an innovation that promises to be the most disruptive change to our way of life since the smartphone
August 28, 2018 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 368 Pages |
$27.99
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HIDING IN THE BATHROOM: AN INTROVERT'S ROADMAP TO GETTING OUT THERE (WHEN YOU'D RATHER STAY HOME)

Written by Aarons-Mele, Morra
"Introverts will love this practical and moving guide to building a career, network, and life you love." - Susan Cain, author of Quiet
June 12, 2018 | Paperback | Dey Street Books | 304 Pages |
$16.99

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