Economic Conditions
epub |eng | 2010-06-29 | Author:Leon Levy

8 Unlocking Value TAX CODES REFLECT the values of a society. It is no accident that the French produce great wine. The French tax code used to favor the producers ...
( Category: Economic Conditions March 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-10 | Author:Shaxson, Nicholas [Shaxson, Nicholas]

10 The March of the Takers In 2012 Boris Johnson, then mayor of London, stood under an umbrella by a busy road, his blond hair whiffling in the wind. ‘A ...
( Category: Economic Conditions March 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cohen, Joseph Nathan;

Figure 5.2 Mean Household Spending, 1984–2014. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (2015). Areas of Rising Expenditures While the prices of consumer products generally fell in proportion to incomes, spending rose ...
( Category: Social Security March 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:David Harvey

In transforming our environment we necessarily transform ourselves. This is Marx’s most fundamental theoretical point concerning the dialectics of our metabolic relation to nature. “The antithesis between nature and history ...
( Category: Globalization March 12,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:R. H. Tawney

(iii) The Growth of Individualism Though the assertion of the traditional economic ethics continued to be made by one school of churchmen down to the meeting of the Long Parliament, ...
( Category: Economic History March 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-07 | Author:Holloway, John;

1EZLN, La Palabra de los Armados de Verdad y Fuego, vol. 1 (Mexico City: Editorial Fuenteovejuna, 1994), 31–32. The three volumes of this series are an invaluable source of EZLN ...
( Category: Communism & Socialism March 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-18 | Author:Lo, Chi;

What Signs to Look for? Privatising the state assets would generate about RMB18 trillion in revenues, according to estimates by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC). This would ...
( Category: Economic Conditions February 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-20 | Author:William Davies

Mobilizing the masses Between 1792 and 1815, Europe experienced virtually uninterrupted warfare, the longest period of conflict since the Thirty Years War which had ended in 1648. The catalyst for ...
( Category: History & Theory February 27,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Josh Kosman

PART THREE WHAT NOW? CHAPTER NINE The Next Great European Credit Crisis “How many industries can you think of right now where America is the dominant player in the world?” ...
( Category: Private Equity June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-02-27 | Author:William D. Cohan

On the afternoon of May 22, 1969, Dan Lufkin, the thirty-six-year-old cofounder of a small research-focused investment banking and brokerage firm, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, or DLJ, walked into his ...
( Category: State & Local May 26,2017 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-03-30 | Author:Peter Temin

Notes 1. Williams 2016. 2. Fountain and Schmidt 2016. 3. Apuzzo 2016; Davey 2016b. A federal study of the Baltimore police found the same kind of bias that the Ferguson ...
( Category: Income Inequality April 26,2017 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2017-03-20 | Author:Chris Hayes

AT THE MICRO LEVEL, the Nation’s anxiety over racial equality and coexistence manifested as concerns about “the neighborhood,” as in “there it goes.” In the years when black people were ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism March 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-19 | Author:Andrew Gamble

International competitiveness The second key challenge facing contemporary welfare states and governments seeking to manage them is how to maintain a welfare state in an open economy. After several decades ...
( Category: Political Economy March 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-13 | Author:Richard Baldwin [Richard Baldwin]

Globalization: Less Controllable The pace of globalization has become much less controllable due to the nature of its driving forces: advanced information technology and better telecommunications. The crux of the ...
( Category: Income Inequality March 22,2017 )
epub, azw3, mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Tyler Cowen [Cowen, Tyler]

6. WHY AMERICANS STOPPED RIOTING AND LEGALIZED MARIJUANA In order to understand how peaceful America has become, we must consider what truly turbulent times looked like. Revisiting the recent past ...
( Category: Economic Conditions March 2,2017 )