ECONOMICS

The people really should own the means of production, y'know.

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  1. The Zero Marginal Cost Society

    Zero Marginal Cost Society: The Internet of Things, the Collaborative Commons, and the Eclipse of Capitalism

    $28.00

    In The Zero Marginal Cost Society, New York Times bestselling author Jeremy Rifkin describes how the emerging Internet of Things is speeding us to an era of nearly free goods and services, precipitating the meteoric rise of a global Collaborative Commons and the eclipse of capitalism. Learn More
  2. Throwing Rocks At The Google Bus

    Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus: How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity

    $28.00

    Why doesn’t the explosive growth of companies like Facebook and Uber deliver more prosperity for everyone? What is the systemic problem that sets the rich against the poor and the technologists against everybody else? Learn More
  3. The People's Pension

    The People's Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan

    $27.00

    The People's Pension is both groundbreaking history and an indispensable guide for anyone concerned about one of the biggest issues in the upcoming election. Learn More
  4. The Myth of the Rational Market

    The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street

    $27.99

    Chronicling the rise and fall of the efficient market theory and the century-long making of the modern financial industry, Justin Fox's The Myth of the Rational Market is as much an intellectual whodunit as a cultural history of the perils and possibilities of risk. Learn More
  5. The Big Short

    The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

    $27.95

    A brilliant account—character-rich and darkly humorous—of how the U.S. economy was driven over the cliff. Learn More
  6. The Accumulation of Freedom

    The Accumulation of Freedom: Writings on Anarchist Economics

    $21.00

    The only crisis of capitalism is capitalism itself. Learn More
  7. Someplace Like America

    Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression

    $24.95

    In Someplace Like America, writer Dale Maharidge and photographer Michael S. Williamson take us to the working-class heart of America, bringing to life—through shoe leather reporting, memoir, vivid stories, stunning photographs, and thoughtful analysis—the deepening crises of poverty and homelessness. Learn More
  8. Only One Thing Can Save Us

    Only One Thing Can Save Us: Why America Needs a New Kind of Labor Movement

    $25.95

    Is labor’s day over or is labor the only real answer for our time? In his new book, National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and labor lawyer Thomas Geoghegan argues that even as organized labor seems to be crumbling, a revived—but different—labor movement is the only way to stabilize the economy and save the middle class. Learn More
  9. New Forms Of Worker Organization

    New Forms Of Worker Organization: The Syndicalist And Autonomist Restoration Of Class-Struggle Unionism

    $24.95

    As bureaucratic labor unions are currently under assault throughout the world, most have surrendered the achievements of the mid-20th century, when the working class was a militant force for change. Learn More
  10. Life Inc.

    Life Inc.

    $26.00

    How the World Became a Corporation and How to Take It Back. Learn More
  11. How Will Capitalism End?

    How Will Capitalism End?

    $26.95

    NOT YET AVAILABLE. This title is currently scheduled to be released on March 15, 2016. Note: release dates and prices are subject to change. Learn More
  12. Hand to Mouth

    Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America

    $25.95

    We in America have certain ideas of what it means to be poor. Linda Tirado, in her signature brutally honest yet personable voice, takes all of these preconceived notions and smashes them to bits. Learn More
  13. Evicted

    Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

    $28.00

    From Harvard sociologist and MacArthur "Genius" Matthew Desmond, a landmark work of scholarship and reportage that will forever change the way we look at poverty in America Learn More
  14. The Economics of Inequality

    Economics of Inequality

    $22.95

    Thomas Piketty―whose Capital in the Twenty-First Century pushed inequality to the forefront of public debate―wrote The Economics of Inequality as an introduction to the conceptual and factual background necessary for interpreting changes in economic inequality over time. Learn More
  15. The Divide

    Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap

    $27.00

    A scathing portrait of an urgent new American crisis. Learn More
  16. Debt (paperback cover)

    Debt: The First 5,000 Years

    $22.00

    Before there was money, there was debt. Learn More
  17. Deadly Monopolies

    Deadly Monopolies: The Shocking Corporate Takeover of Life Itself--And the Consequences for Your Health and Our Medical Future

    $28.95

    From the award-winning author of Medical Apartheid, an exposé of the rush to own and exploit the raw materials of life—including yours. Learn More
  18. The Boom

    Boom: How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World

    $26.00

    Russell Gold, a brilliant and dogged investigative reporter at The Wall Street Journal, has spent more than a decade reporting on one of the biggest stories of our time: the spectacular, world-changing rise of “fracking.” Learn More
  19. And the Weak Suffer What They Must?

    And the Weak Suffer What They Must?: Europe's Crisis and America's Economic Future

    $27.99

    A titanic battle is being waged for Europe’s integrity and soul, with the forces of reason and humanism losing out to growing irrationality, authoritarianism, and malice, promoting inequality and austerity. The whole world has a stake in a victory for rationality, liberty, democracy, and humanism. Learn More
  20. The Age of Acquiescence

    Age of Acquiescence: The Life and Death of American Resistance to Organized Wealth and Power

    $28.00

    A groundbreaking investigation of how and why, from the 18th century to the present day, American resistance to our ruling elites has vanished. Learn More
  21.  A People's History of Poverty in America

    A People's History Of Poverty In America

    $21.95

    A classic since its original landmark publication in 1980, Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States is the first scholarly work to tell America’s story from the bottom up—from the point of view of, and in the words of, America’s women, factory workers, African Americans, Native Americans, working poor, and immigrant laborers. Learn More

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