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Oblivion or Utopia: The Prospects for Africa
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ean: 9780761849865, isbn: 0761849866,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Oblivion or Utopia: the Prospects for Africa explains that most of the problems on the continent stem from the fact that, although the continent may be politically independent, it is not economically independent. Efforts to reverse the continent's co...
Toward a Better World: Memoirs of a Life in International and Development Economics
By University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
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ean: 9781487502218, isbn: 1487502214,
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Toward a Better World describes the life, times and perspectives of Gerry Helleiner, a Canadian activist and university-based economist, who worked for roughly 40 years with developing countries and international organizations. In his memoir, Toward ...
Alex Ferguson: My Biography
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mpn: 22250640, ean: 9780340919408, isbn: 034091940X,
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Sir Alex Ferguson's compelling story is always honest and revealing he reflects on his managerial career that embraced unprecedented European success for Aberdeen and 26 triumphant seasons with Manchester United. Sir Alex Ferguson's best-selling auto...
Libya since Independence: Oil and State-building
By Brand: Cornell University Press
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mpn: 1 table, 1 chart/graph, ean: 9780801485350, isbn: 0801485355,
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Although Libya and its current leader have been the subject of numerous accounts, few have considered how the country's tumultuous history, its institutional development, and its emergence as an oil economy combined to create a state whose rulers ign...
Recording Village Life: A Coptic Scribe in Early Islamic Egypt (New Texts From Ancient Cultures)
By University of Michigan Press
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ean: 9780472130481, isbn: 047213048X,
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Recording Village Life presents a close study of over 140 Coptic texts written between 724–756 CE by a single scribe, Aristophanes son of Johannes, of the village Djeme in western Thebes. These texts, which focus primarily on taxation and property ...
Iran's Political Economy since the Revolution
By Cambridge University Press
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mpn: 72 b/w illus., ean: 9780521738149, isbn: 0521738148,
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Over three decades after the Iranian Revolution reconfigured the strategic landscape in the Middle East, scholars are still trying to decipher its aftereffects. Suzanne Maloney provides the first comprehensive overview of Iran's political economy sin...
The Last Empire: De Beers, Diamonds, and the World
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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"Timely corporate history--as exciting and poignant as any good tale of derring-do against great odds by all-too-flawed giants. " - Kirkus ReviewsWith a scholar's precision and a novelist's eye, Stefan Kanfer tells the inside story of De Beers Consol...
Cities and the Wealth of Nations: Principles of Economic Life
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ean: 9780394729114, isbn: 0394729110,
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In this eye-opening work of economic theory, Jane Jacobs argues that it is cities—not nations—that are the drivers of wealth. Challenging centuries of economic orthodoxy, in Cities and the Wealth of Nations the beloved author contends that health...
A Destiny in the Making: From Wall Street to Unicef in Africa
By Grosvenor House Publishing Limited
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When the Wall Street banker takes the side of the indebted developing countries in his feature articles reviewing the impact of the global sovereign debt crisis of the 1980s in the Dutch daily NRC-Handelsblad, it is time to leave banking. He is attr...
Christian Origins and the Ancient Economy
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781625641816, isbn: 1625641818,
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What does economics have to do with Christian origins? Why study such a connection? First of all, the New Testament makes many direct references to economic issues. But, second, the economy affects every other aspect of life (family, religion, commun...
The Aaronsohn Saga
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A celebrated botanist, who had won world fame as the discoverer of 'wild wheat,' Aaron Aaronsohn (1876 1919) created the first Jewish Agricultural Experiment Station in Palestine then under Turkish rule in 1910. His venture was supported and funded f...
Elon Musk (Spanish Edition)
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Esta es una mirada compleja a un hombre complejo, una moderna combinación de Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Howard Hughes y Steve Jobs. Su nombre es Elon Musk, y es el empresario que está detrás de Tesla Motors, SpaceX y SolarCity, empresas innovadora...
Lineages of Revolt: Issues of Contemporary Capitalism in the Middle East
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While the outcomes of the tumultuous uprisings that continue to transfix the Arab world remain uncertain, the root causes of rebellion persist. Drawing upon extensive empirical research, Lineages of Revolt tracks the major shifts in the region’s po...
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