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Author: Gene Sperling
Release Date: April 28, 2020
From one of our wisest and most influential economic thinkers, the only person to serve as Director of the National Economic Council under two Presidents, a profound big-picture vision of why the promotion of dignity should be the singular end goal b...
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Author: Robert B. Reich | Narrator: Robert B. Reich
Release Date: March 24, 2020
From the best-selling author of Saving Capitalism and The Common Good, an urgent analysis of how the "rigged" systems of American politics and power operate, how this status quo came to be, and how average citizens can enact change.Millions of Americ...
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Author: Andrea Bernstein | Narrator: Andrea Bernstein
Release Date: January 14, 2020
A multigenerational saga of two families who rose from immigrant roots to the pinnacle of U.S. power that tracks the unraveling of American democracy.In American Oligarchs, award-winning investigative journalist Andrea Bernstein creates a vivid portr...
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Author: Gianno Caldwell | Narrator: Gianno Caldwell
Release Date: November 12, 2019
A Fox News political analyst tackles some of our communities’ toughest challenges with timely insight from his own life: the story of how conservative values helped a kid from the South Side of Chicago find a life of opportunity.“A must-r...
Author: Rana Foroohar | Narrator: Rachel Fulginiti
Release Date: November 05, 2019
A penetrating indictment of how today’s largest tech companies are hijacking our data, our livelihoods, our social fabric, and our minds—from an acclaimed Financial Times columnist and CNN analyst  “Don’t b...
Author: Timothy F. Geithner, Henry M. Paulson, Jr. and Ben S. Bernanke | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: April 16, 2019
From the three primary architects of the American policy response to the worst economic catastrophe since the Great Depression, a magnificent big-picture synthesis--from why it happened to where we are now.In 2018, Ben Bernanke, Tim Geithner, and Han...
Author: Bradley Tusk | Narrator: Bradley Tusk
Release Date: September 18, 2018
The famed political advisor to Uber, FanDuel, Lemonade, Tesla and other startups reveals what really happens at the intersection of politics, tech and businessMost new startups today are in highly regulated industries with strong incumbents - transpo...
Author: Annie Lowrey | Narrator: Annie Lowrey
Release Date: July 10, 2018
A New York Times Book Review Editors' ChoiceShortlisted for the 2018 FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardA brilliantly reported, global look at universal basic income—a stipend given to every citizen—and why it might be neces...
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: Sebastian Mallaby | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: October 11, 2016
The definitive biography of the most important economic statesman of our time   Sebastian Mallaby's magisterial biography of Alan Greenspan, the product of over five years of research based on untrammeled access to his subject and his closest pr...
Author: Jonathan Tepperman | Narrator: Dan Woren and Jonathan Tepperman
Release Date: September 20, 2016
A provocative look at the world’s most difficult, seemingly ineradicable problems—and the surprising stories of the countries that solved them.   We all know the bad news. The heady promise of the Arab Spring has given way to repress...
Author: James Stone | Narrator: Christopher Grove
Release Date: July 05, 2016
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA business leader and esteemed economic thinker outlines simple solutions to America’s five most pressing public policy issues, from healthcare to education to inequality.America today confronts a host of ur...