Beyond Oil: The View from Hubberts Peak

Beyond Oil: The View from Hubberts Peak

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ISBN Code : 9780809029570
Book Author : Kenneth S. Deffeyes
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Total Pages : 566

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This book explains both why the decline of our most precious fuel is inevitable and how challenging it will be to cope with what comes next.--Richard E. Smalley, University Professor, Rice University, and 1996 Nobel laureateWith world oil production about to peak and inexorably head toward steep decline, what fuels are available to meet rising global energy demands? That

Wealth and Poverty

Wealth and Poverty

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ISBN Code : 9780553204834
Book Author : George Gilder
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Total Pages : 268

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In this acclaimed work, Gilder offers an illuminating discussion of how to increase wealth and curtail poverty, arguing that most welfare programs only serve to keep the poor in poverty as victims of welfare dependency.

50 Economics Ideas You Really Need to Know(50 Ideas You Really Need to Know )

50 Economics Ideas You Really Need to Know(50 Ideas You Really Need to Know )

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Book Author : Edmund Conway
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Total Pages : 502

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What exactly is a credit crunch? Why do footballers earn so much more than the rest of us? Which country will be the world�s leading economy in 10 years� time? And how does economics affect each one of us, every day? Edmund Conway, economics editor of the Daily Telegraph, introduces and explains the central concepts of economics in a series of 50 accessible and engaging es

Economic Sophisms

Economic Sophisms

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ISBN Code : 9780910614146
Book Author : Frederic Bastiat
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Total Pages : 591

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What gives this work its unique quality and places it among the classics of economic literature is not only the logical rigor with which each fallacy is demolished, but the highly original and striking way in which the author uses wit, irony, satire, dialogue, and apologue to reduce erroneous ideas to patent absurdity, as, for example, in his famous petition of the candlem

Ce quon voit et ce quon ne voit pas. Choix de Sophismes et de Pamphlets economiques

Ce quon voit et ce quon ne voit pas. Choix de Sophismes et de Pamphlets economiques

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ISBN Code : 9782878940886
Book Author : Frederic Bastiat
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Total Pages : 524

Ce quon voit et ce quon ne voit pas. Choix de Sophismes et de Pamphlets economiques Book Detail/ Review :

What gives this work its unique quality and places it among the classics of economic literature is not only the logical rigor with which each fallacy is demolished, but the highly original and striking way in which the author uses wit, irony, satire, dialogue, and apologue to reduce erroneous ideas to patent absurdity, as, for example, in his famous petition of the candlem

Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution

Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution

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ISBN Code : 9780316353007
Book Author : Paul Hawken
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Total Pages : 423

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Most businesses still operate according to a world view that hasnt changed since the start of the Industrial Revolution. Then, natural resources were abundant and labor was the limiting factor of production. But now, theres a surplus of people, while natural capital natural resources and the ecological systems that provide vital life-support services is scarce and relati

The Great Equalizer: How Main Street Capitalism Can Create an Economy for Everyone

The Great Equalizer: How Main Street Capitalism Can Create an Economy for Everyone

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ISBN Code : 9781610397841
Book Author : David Smick
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Total Pages : 446

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Smick�s The World is Curved (2008) was a reply to Thomas Friedman and one of the first books to argue that globalization had unleashed dangerous and damaging economic forces. In An Economy for Everyone, Smick focuses on the structural changes that are essential to prevent a follow-up crash to 2008 and to ensure that the US generates growth that will support businesses larg

Sophisms of the Protectionists

Sophisms of the Protectionists

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Book Author : Frederic Bastiat
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Total Pages : 453

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Translated from the Paris Edition of 1863Published 1870ContentsPart I. Sophisms of Protection--First Series.Part II. Sophisms of Protection--Second Series.Part III. Spoliation and Law.Part IV. Capital and Interest.

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