October 30, 2006

economic science fictions

Economic Science Fictions

Chapter by Ha-Joon Chang
MIT Press (2018)

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Reflections on the Future of the Left (Building Progressive Alternatives)

Chapter by Dean Baker
Agenda Publishing (2017)

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Making Work More Equal: A New Labour Market Segmentation approach

Chapter by Eileen Appelbaum
Manchester University Press (2017)

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The WikiLeaks Files: The World According to US Empire

With two chapters by Dan Beeton, Jake Johnston and Alexander Main
Verso Books (2015)

 Financialization, New Investment Funds, and Labour An International Comparison

Financialization, New Investment Funds, and Labour: An International Comparison

Edited by Howard Gospel, Andrew Pendleton, and Sigurt Vitols
Oxford University Press (2014)

Economics: The User?s Guide

Economics: The User?’s Guide

by Ha-Joon Chang
Bloomsbury Press (2014)

En Español 

Reclaiming Development

Reclaiming Development: An Alternative Economic Policy Manual

by Ha-Joon Chang and Ilene Grabel
Zed Books (2014)

Private Equity at Work

Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street

by Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt
Russell Sage Foundation (2014)

Getting Back to Full Employment

Getting Back to Full Employment:
A Better Bargain for Working People

by Jared Bernstein and Dean Baker
Center for Economic & Policy Research (2013)


Reconnecting to Work:
Policies to Mitigate Long-Term Unemployment and its Consequences

with a chapter “Labor Market Policy in the Great Recession: Lessons from Denmark and Germany ” by John Schmitt
Upjohn Institute Press (2012)


Tectonic Shifts: Haiti Since the Earthquake

with a chapter “Haiti’s Fatally Flawed Election” by Jake Johnston and Mark Weisbrot
Kumarian Press (2012)


The End of Loser Liberalism:
Making Markets Progressive

By Dean Baker
Center for Economic and Policy Research (2011)

Sick and Tired

Sick & Tired

by Helene Jorgensen
PoliPoint Press (2010)

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Low-Wage Work in the Wealthy World

Co-edited by John Schmitt
Russell Sage Foundation (2010)


Confonting the Gloves-Off Economy:
America’s Broken Labor Standards and How to Fix Them

Edited by Annette Bernhardt, Heather Boushey, Laura Dresser, and Chris Tilly


Plunder and Blunder: The Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy

by Dean Baker
PoliPoint Press (2009)

Free e-book
Review on Reuters
Book Discussion on the American Prospect
Book Discussion on FireDogLake
Interview on Alternet
Review in the American Prospect


Thinking Big: Progressive Ideas for a New Era

with a chapter (“From Financial Crisis to Opportunity”) by Dean Baker
Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. (2009)

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In Search of Progressive America

with a chapter by Dean Baker
University of Pennsylvania Press (2008)


Ten Years After: Revisiting the Asian Financial Crisis

a free e-book with a chapter by Mark Weisbrot
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Asia Program (2007)

To order a free bound copy, email [email protected].


Services and Employment: Explaining the U.S.-European Gap

with two chapters co-authored by John Schmitt
Princeton University Press (2007)

Flat World, Big Gaps

Flat World, Big Gaps: Economic Liberalization, Globalization, Poverty and Inequality

with a chapter by Mark Weisbrot, Dean Baker, and David Rosnick, and a chapter co-authored by Heather Boushey
Published in association with the United Nations (2007)


Low-Wage America: How Employers Are Reshaping Opportunity in the Workplace

by Eileen Appelbaum, Annette Bernhardt and Richard J. Murnane
Russell Sage Foundation Publications (2006)


Inequality Matters: The Growing Economic Divide in America and Its Poisonous Consequences

with chapter co-authored by Heather Boushey
New Press (2006)


Balancing Acts

by Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Policy Institute (2000)


Manufacturing Advantage

by Eileen Appelbaum, Thomas Bailey, Peter Berg and Arne L. Kalleberg
Cornell University Press (2000)

Social Security: The Phony Crisis

Social Security: The Phony Crisis

by Dean Baker and Mark Weisbrot
University of Chicago Press (1999)

Excerpt: Intro and Chapter Onepdf_small

Globalization and Progressive Economic Policy

Globalization and Progressive Economic Policy

edited by Dean Baker and Robert Pollin
Cambridge University Press (1998)


The New American Workplace: Transforming Work Systems in the United States

by Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt
Cornell University Press (1994)

Other editions available: Japanese | Korean

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