Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Wednesday, April 8
International Bestseller One of Foreign Policy's "21 Books to Read in 2012" A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Business Book “The best book on global economic trends I’ve read in a while.”Fareed Zakaria, CNN GPS
To identify the economic stars of the future we should abandon the habit of extrapolating from the recent past and lumping wildly diverse countries together. We need to remember that sustained economic success is a rare phenomenon. After years of rapid growth, the most celebrated emerging marketsBrazil, Russia, India, and Chinaare about to slow down. Which countries will rise to challenge them? In his best-selling book, writer and investor Ruchir Sharma identifies which countries are most likely to leap ahead and why, drawing insights from time spent on the ground and detailed demographic, political, and economic analysis. With a new chapter on America’s future economic prospects, Breakout Nations offers a captivating picture of the shifting balance of global economic power among emerging nations and the West.
Ruchir Sharma penned the international bestseller Breakout Nations and is a contributing op-ed writer at the New York Times. His commentary has also appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, and other publications. He is chief global strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, based in New York.
“A powerful debut novel that establishes Sharma as a supreme storyteller.”Philadelphia Inquirer Ram Karan, a
corrupt official in New Delhi, lives with his widowed daughter and his little granddaughter. Bumbling, sad, ironic, Ram is also a man corroded by a ...
“A scholarly, entertaining look at the objectives and techniques of economic historiography. . . .
Cipolla’s presentation of economic history as a humanistic rather than scientific discipline makes economic historiography seem fascinating and rather fun.” Kirkus Reviews In this wise ...
In this work, Robert E. Brown applies the fruits of modern historical scholarship toward an
understanding of Beard's groundbreaking and controversial work. With a perspective of forty years, Brown attempts to separate the valid from the bogus in this work. ...
A survey of women's economic rights in ancient Greece, outside of the household economy and
concerning their relationship to real property and possessions. This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's online version of the same title.
This book explains how global public goods should be defined, how global economic institutions work,
and looks at the effect major organizations such as WTO, IMF, etc. have on finance, the environment and transport.
What The Double Helix did for biology, David Warsh's Knowledge and the Wealth of Nations
does for economics. Boston GlobeA stimulating and inviting tour of modern economics centered on the story of one of its most important breakthroughs. In 1980, ...
This powerful graphic novel confirms Will Eisner as a master of the genre. In this
classic graphic novel, Will Eisner’s pen cuts an expansive swath through all aspects of the human condition. A powerful portrayal of Jewish life in the ...