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Author: Alan B. Krueger | Narrator: Fred Berman
Release Date: June 04, 2019
Alan Krueger, a former chairman of the president's Council of Economic Advisers, uses the music industry, from superstar artists to music executives, from managers to promoters, as a way in to explain key principles of economics, and the forces ...
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Author: Allison Schrager | Narrator: Holly Palance
Release Date: April 02, 2019
A Financial Times Book of the Month pick for April!Is it worth swimming in shark-infested waters to surf a 50-foot, career-record wave?Is it riskier to make an action movie or a horror movie?Should sex workers forfeit 50 percent of their income for a...
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Author: DK | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: January 08, 2019
From Aristotle and Thomas Aquinas, to Adam Smith and John Maynard Keynes, to the top economic thought leaders of today, The Economics Book is the essential audio reference for students and anyone else with an interest in how economies work.An easy-to...
Author: Steven Brill | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: May 29, 2018
In this revelatory narrative covering the years 1967 to 2017, Steven Brill gives us a stunningly cogent picture of the broken system at the heart of our society. He shows us how, over the last half century, America’s core values—meritocra...
Author: Simon Johnson and James Kwak | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: January 10, 2017
Here is a bracing deconstruction of the framework for understanding the world that is learned as gospel in Economics 101, regardless of its imaginary assumptions and misleading half-truths.Economism: an ideology that distorts the valid principles and...
Author: Douglas Rushkoff | Narrator: Douglas Rushkoff
Release Date: March 01, 2016
Why doesn’t the explosive growth of companies like Facebook and Uber deliver more prosperity for everyone?  What is the systemic problem that sets the rich against the poor and the technologists against everybody else?  When protester...
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Author: Alan Greenspan | Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartner
Release Date: October 22, 2013
From the bestselling author of The Age of Turbulence and Capitalism in America Like all of us, though few so visibly, Alan Greenspan was forced by the financial crisis of 2008 to question some fundamental assumptions about risk management and economi...
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