Book Reviews

Future Imperfect. Summer 2021
Vasuki Shastry. Has Asia Lost It? Dynamic Past, Turbulent Future

Fixing Capitalism. September 2019
Raghuram Rajan. The Third Pillar: How Markets and the State Leave the Community Behind

Keynes Is Alive in the Long Run. December 2009
Robert Skidelsky. Keynes: The Return of the Master
Anand Chandavarkar. The Unexplored Keynes and Other Essays. A Socio-Economic Miscellany
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Getting It Right. September 2009
Deena Khatkhate. Money, Finance and Political Economy
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The Elusive Quest for Energy Independence. August 2009
Robert Bryce. The Dangerous Delusions of ‘Energy Independence’
Jay Hakes. A Declaration of Energy Independence: How Freedom from Foreign Oil Can Improve National Security
David Sandalow. Freedom from Oil: How the Next President Can End the United States’ Oil Addiction

Eyes on the Price. December 2008
Robert J. Samuelson. The Great Inflation and its Aftermath
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Also, see the C-SPAN video.

Economists Speak. July 2008
Edited by Paul Samuelson and William Barnett. Inside the Economist’s Mind: Conversations with Eminent Economists

Greenspan Unplugged. December 2007
Alan Greenspan. The Age of Turbulence
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Foreign Aid Isn’t? March 2006
William Easterly. The White Man’s Burden: Why the West’s Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good

In defense of globalization. July 2005
Jagdish Bhagwati. In Defense of Globalization

How flat is the world? May 2005
Thomas L. Friedman. The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century
Pietra Rivoli. The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy: An Economist Examines the Markets, Power, and Politics of World Trade
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Will the Fed stay in good hands? March 2005
Alan Blinder. The Quiet Revolution: Central Banking Goes Modern
Joseph Treaster. Paul Volcker: The Making of a Financial Legend
Laurence Meyer. A Term at the Fed: An Insider’s View
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The grass is always greener across the pond. January 2005
Jeremy Rifkin. The European Dream
T.R. Reid. The United States of Europe
Martin Neal Baily and Jacob Funk Kirkegaard. Transforming the European Economy
Olaf Gersemann. Cowboy Capitalism
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Globalization Without Tears. An economist debates the NGOs. September 2004
Jagdish Bhagwati. In Defense of Globalization

Glad about Globalization. September 2004
Martin Wolf. Why Globalization Works
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Another world economic outlook is possible? March 2004
Ann Pettifor. Real world economic outlook
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Food Fight! December 2003
Jack Hollander. The Real Environmental Crisis
Lester Brown. Plan B: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble
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Worth enduring the smoke. December 2002
Robert Barro. Nothing Is Sacred. Economic Ideas for the New Millennium
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On Greenspan. June 2001
Bob Woodward. Maestro: Greenspan’s Fed and the American Boom
Justin Martin. Greenspan: The Man Behind Money
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