Fully Grown: Why a Stagnant Economy Is a Sign of Success

Fully Grown: Why a Stagnant Economy Is a Sign of Success al mejor precio Descripcion: Most economists would agree that a thriving economy is synonymous with GDP growth. The more we produce and consume, the higher our living standard and the more resources available to the public. This means that our current era, in which growth has slowed substantially from its postwar highs, has raised alarm bells. But should...

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Advancing a Circular Economy: A Future without Waste? (English Edition)

Advancing a Circular Economy: A Future without Waste? (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion: This book explores an escalating modern-day crisis; managing waste in a sustainable way. The central question posed is whether advancing a circular economy provides a way to shift waste management practices towards more sustainable approaches. It begins with an in-depth analysis of the nature of waste management and the prevailing crisis, followed by a discussion about the circular economy in...

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The Spanish Economy (Papel + e-book) (Tratados y Manuales de Economía)

The Spanish Economy (Papel + e-book) (Tratados y Manuales de Economía) al mejor precio Descripcion: The Spanish Economy. An introduction is the first English translation of a book that summarises the work of a wide range of teachers over the last quarter century, rigorously and pedagogically explaining features, achievements and limitations of the Spanish economy. Their main targets are students and scholars of the Spanish economy in the language...

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Macroeconomía superior (Economia Y Empresa / Economy and Business)

Macroeconomía superior (Economia Y Empresa / Economy and Business) al mejor precio Descripcion:Esta obra, que contiene los temas fundamentales de un curso de Macroeconomía de nivel avanzado, utiliza un instrumental matemático sencillo y asequible para cualquier alumno de segundo ciclo de la licenciatura de economía. La primera parte del texto se dedica al estudio de la economía real desde una perspectiva de largo plazo. Así, se presentan los determinantes de las funciones de consumo e inversión y sus...

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Free Lunch Thinking: How Economics Ruins the Economy

Free Lunch Thinking: How Economics Ruins the Economy al mejor precio Descripcion:Economic theories and models shape our everyday lives. They are relied on by politicians when tax rises or cuts are being considered. They inform debates about everything from bonuses for CEOs to minimum wage rates to the level of job protection enshrined in law. They determine what levels of tobacco or petrol duty are charged, and influence government approaches to issues as diverse as obesity and climate...

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Riches and Renunciation: Religion, Economy, and Society among the Jains (Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology)

Riches and Renunciation: Religion, Economy, and Society among the Jains (Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology) al mejor precio Descripcion:How can one live by impossible ideals and values? The Jains of India are a flourishing and prosperous community, but their religion is focused on the teaching and example of ascetic renouncers, whose austere regime is actually dedicated to ending worldly life and often culminates in a fast to death. This book draws upon a detailed study of...

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Samuel Morse Invented the Telegraph | U.S. Economy in the mid-1800s Grade 5 | Children’s Computers & Technology Books (English Edition)

Samuel Morse Invented the Telegraph | U.S. Economy in the mid-1800s Grade 5 | Children's Computers & Technology Books (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion:Describe the invention of Samuel Morse in this book for fifth graders. How did the telegraph help lead the economic growth in the Northeast states? What pushed Morse to create this invention and how was it received in the mid-1800s? Read about the history of the invention and the inventor, too. Grab a copy...

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The Solar Economy: Renewable Energy for a Sustainable Global Future

The Solar Economy: Renewable Energy for a Sustainable Global Future al mejor precio Descripcion: The global economy and our way of life are based on the exploitation of fossil fuels, which not only threaten massive environmental and social disruption through global warming but, at present rates of consumption, will run out within decades, causing huge industrial dislocation and economic collapse. Even before then, the conflicts it causes in the Middle...

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The Hydrogen Economy (English Edition)

The Hydrogen Economy (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion:The road to global security," writes Jeremy Rifkin, "lies in lessening our dependence on Middle East oil and making sure that all people on Earth have access to the energy they need to sustain life. Weaning the world off oil and turning it toward hydrogen is a promissory note for a safer world." Rifkin's international bestseller The Hydrogen Economy presents the clearest, most comprehensive case for moving ourselves away...

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Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism (English Edition)

Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion: 'One of the most influential economists in the world' WiredEven before the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, capitalism was stuck. It had no answers to a host of problems, including disease, inequality, the digital divide and, perhaps most blatantly, the environmental crisis. Taking her inspiration from the 'moonshot' programmes which successfully co-ordinated public and private sectors on...

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