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Homo Economicus: The (Lost) Prophet of Modern Times
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Homo Economicus: The (Lost) Prophet of Modern Times

By Cohen, Daniel

Polity Press, 2014. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. A thought-provoking analysis, with many examples, that argues homo economicus, instead of bringing happiness, traps human beings in a world devoid of any ideals. 155p. Measures 5.75x8.75 inches.

$12.00

Current Issues of Bangladesh Economy
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Current Issues of Bangladesh Economy

By Rahim, A.M.A

Dacca: Bangladesh Books International Limited, 1978. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Faded Ford Foundation stamp on cover. Foreword by Nurul Islam. Contributors: A.M.A Rahim, M. Sohrab Uddin, M. Taheruddin, and A.K.M. Nozmul Haque. Tables. References. 246p.

$26.00

Economic Planning and the Tariff: An Essay on Social Philosophy
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Economic Planning and the Tariff: An Essay on Social Philosophy

By Smith, James Gerald

Princeton University Press, 1934. Hardcover. Good. Unmarked text. Fabric frayed at top edge. Topics range from twentieth century economic planning and the effects of price fixing to social progress and a realistic theory of reform. Index. Appendices. Bumped corner. 331p.

$32.00

Railroad Men and Wages
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Railroad Men and Wages

By Monroe, J.Elmer

Bureau of Railway Economics, Association of American Railroads?, 1947. Hardcover. Acceptable. Ex-library. Appears unmarked. Worn boards. Tables, charts. Topics include organization of railroad employees, wages of railroad employees and workers in other industries. 155p. Index. Appendices.

$16.00

Reform in Eastern Europe
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Reform in Eastern Europe

By Blanchard, Olivier et al

MIT Press, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Unmarked text. Previous owner's name on front end page. References. 98p. Tears and bends on dust jacket. Details a statement of reform policy based on the authors' experience with stabilization policies. Authors include Olivier Blanchard, Rudiger Dornbushch, Paul Krugman, Richard Layard and Larry Summers.

$12.00

Income Tax Policy for the Russian Republic
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Income Tax Policy for the Russian Republic

By McLure, Charles E., Jr

Hoover Institution, 1991. Pamphlet. Very Good. Unmarked. Some marks on cover. 18p. Bibliography. Author summarizes recommendations as a part of team advising the Supreme Economic Council of the Russian Republic, chaired by Mikhail Botcharov, on policies for transition to a market economy. Book 23 in the Essays in Public Policy series.

$12.00

The Social Monster and The Beast of Property
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The Social Monster and The Beast of Property

By Most, Johann

See Sharp Press, 2007. Pamphlet. Very Good. Unmarked. 32p. Measures 5.5x8.5 inches. Two classic essays by German-American anarcho-communist Johann Most (1846-1906) on the evils of capitalism. The Social Monster is a paper on communism and anarchism. The Beast of Property examines the "curse of the world which defeats the people's emancipation." He is credited with popularizing the concept of "Propaganda of the deed".

$12.00

Beyond Boom and Crash
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Beyond Boom and Crash

By Heilbroner, Robert L

W W Norton & Co Inc (Np), 1988. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Crease on inner front flap of dust jacket. This book looks at events that have shaken the stock market, the dollar and the national economy. Robert L. Heilbroner (1919-2005) was an American economist and historian of economic thought.

$12.00

Pillage of the Third World
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Pillage of the Third World

By Jalee, Pierre

Modern Reader Paperbacks, 1968. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Translated by Mary Klopper. Investigates whether, despite the termination of old colonial ties, the metropolitan areas of the word do not continue to exploit the underdeveloped countries by virtue of long-established economic relationships. 115p.

$12.00

Agriculture in a Turbulent World Economy: Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Conference of Agricultural Economists
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Agriculture in a Turbulent World Economy: Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Conference of Agricultural Economists

By Mander, Allen and Ulf Renborg (editors)

Gower Publishing Company, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked text. 820p. Preface by Glenn L. Johnson. Contributors include Pedro Sisnando Leite, Mancur Olson, Alain de Janvry, Carl K. Eicher and others. Index.

$12.00

A Survey of International Trade Theory (Special Papers in International Economics)
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A Survey of International Trade Theory (Special Papers in International Economics)

By Haberler, Gottfried

International Finance Section, Dept. of Economics, Princeton University, 1961. Paperback. Good. Revised and enlarged edition. A few small marks in book and age tanning on edges. Topics include Modern Developments of the Pure Theory, The Balance of Payments Mechanism, etc. Bibliography. 78p.

$12.00

Rural Economic Development in the 1980's: Prospects for the Future
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Rural Economic Development in the 1980's: Prospects for the Future

By Brown, David L. et al (editors)

US Department of Agriculture, 1988. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Some edge wear. Contributions include "Choosing a Rural Policy for the 1980's and '90's" by Kenneth L. Deavers, "The Significance of Community Development to Rural Economic Development Initiatives" by Vernon D. Ryan, "Public Infrastructure and Economic Development" by William F. Fox and others. 395p.

$20.00

Federal Budget Projections: A Report of the National Planning Association and the Brookings Institution
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Federal Budget Projections: A Report of the National Planning Association and the Brookings Institution

By Colm, Gerhard; Wagner, Peter

The Brookings Institution, 1966. Hardcover. Good. Ex-library. Text appears unmarked. Bumped edges. Index. Topics include the feasibility of budget projections, method of budget projections, problems in projecting the federal budget and more. 36 text tables. 3 charts. 20 Appendices tables.

$20.00

The Corporation Income Tax
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The Corporation Income Tax

By Goode, Richard

John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1951. Hardcover. Good. Unmarked text. A mid-20th century view of the corporation income tax on national income and employment, on wages and on prices, and treating broad political aspects of tax policy. Index. 242p.

$109.00

Balance of Payments and Economic Growth
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Balance of Payments and Economic Growth

By Letiche, John M

Harper & Brothers, 1959. Hardcover. Good/good. Signed. Unmarked text. Inscribed to previous owner. Ex-library, with an International House Library stamp on front end page. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping. A critical review of classical and neo-Keynesian theories of the mechanism of adjustment of the balance of payments with the author's own generalization of classical theory. Bibliography. Indices. 378p.

$12.00

The Philosophy of Economics: On the Scope of Reason in Economic Inquiry (International Library of Philosophy)
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The Philosophy of Economics: On the Scope of Reason in Economic Inquiry (International Library of Philosophy)

By Roy, Subroto

Routledge, 1991. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. 248p. Bibliography. Index. The first work to seriously and successfully bridge twentieth century economics and philosophy. Subroto Roy draws these two disciplines together and examines the intellectual roots of economics. Raises questions central to modern economics. Subrata Roy (b. 1948) is an Indian businessman and the founder and chairman of the Sahara India, an Indian conglomerate with diversified ownership

$12.00

The Psychology of Economics
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The Psychology of Economics

By Weisskopf, Walter A

University of Chicago Press, 1955. Hardcover. Acceptable. Ex-library. A few marks in book. Index. Bibliography.Reveals how economic theories from Adam Smith to Alfred Marshall, though apparently constructed by the pure glimmering of reason alone, were actually concocted by fears and desires old as mankind and hidden in the unconscious. 266p.

$12.00

U.S.-Japan Economic Relations: A Symposium on Critical Issues (Research Papers and Policy Studies, No. 1)
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U.S.-Japan Economic Relations: A Symposium on Critical Issues (Research Papers and Policy Studies, No. 1)

By Abegglen, James C. et al

Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley, 1980. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Authors include James C. Abegglen, Tadao Kato, Louis J. Mulkern, Keiske Yawata, Walter E. Hoadley, and Koei Narusawa. 57p.

$40.00

World Bank Work with Nongovernmental Organizations
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World Bank Work with Nongovernmental Organizations

By Salmen, Lawrence F.; Eaves, A. Paige

The World Bank, 1989. Paperback. Good. White label on cover. Unmarked text. Working Paper WPS-305. Topics include the public-private continuum, the bank's role in facilitating government-NGO relationships and more. Tables and charts. 96p.

$12.00

The Role of Auctions in Allocating Public Resources
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The Role of Auctions in Allocating Public Resources

By Chan, Chris, Laplagne, Patrick and David Appels

Melbourne, VIC: The Commonwealth of Australia, 2003. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Bumped spine. 134p. References. Illustrated. Media and Publications Productivity Committee publication. Provides an economic framework within which to consider the effectiveness and limitations of auction markets. The paper looks at the use of auctions as a policy instrument and the effects of auction design on consumer interests, the efficient allocation of resources, and industry competitiveness.

$20.00

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