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The Money Mafia: A World In Crisis
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|October 1, 2014

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Exposing perceived fault lines in our banking and financial systems and explaining how unemployment could be cut in half in two years and worldwide prosperity restored, this book argues the existence of exotic energy sources to replace fossil fuels and…
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise Of Disaster Capitalism
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|June 24, 2008

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In this groundbreaking alternative history of the most dominant ideology of our time, Milton Friedman's free-market economic revolution, Naomi Klein challenges the popular myth of this movement's peaceful global victory. From Chile in 1973 to Iraq today, Klein…
Government Digital: The Quest to Regain Public Trust
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|This title releases September 15, 2018

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Governments the world over are consistently outpaced by digital change, and are falling behind. Governments worldwide have lost the trust and faith of citizens and other stakeholders. A steady decline in public sector performance, a reluctance to revisit existing…
The Responsive City: Engaging Communities Through Data-Smart Governance

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Leveraging Big Data and 21st century technology to renew cities and citizenship in America The Responsive City is a guide to civic engagement and governance in the digital age that will help leaders link important breakthroughs in technology and data analytics…
The Entrepreneurial State: Debunking Public vs. Private Sector Myths

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In this sharp and controversial exposé, Mariana Mazzucato debunks the pervasive myth that the state is a laggard, bureaucratic apparatus at odds with a dynamic private sector. She reveals in detailed case studies, including a riveting chapter on the iPhone,…
Viking Economics: How The Scandinavians Got It Right-and How We Can, Too

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Liberals worldwide invoke Scandinavia as a promised land of equality, while most conservatives fear it as a hotbed of liberty-threatening socialism. But the left and right can usually agree on one thing: that the Nordic system is impossible to replicate…
When All Else Fails: Government as the Ultimate Risk Manager
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|October 25, 2004

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One of the most important functions of government--risk management--is one of the least well understood. Moving beyond the most familiar public functions--spending, taxation, and regulation-- When All Else Fails spotlights the government's pivotal role as a risk…
The High-Performance Board: Principles of Nonprofit Organization Governance

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While boards acknowledge they bear ultimate responsibility and accountability for their organizations' affairs, governance quality is often far from optimal. The High- Performance Board offers pragmatic and candid advice about what your board must do to maximize…
Dealing With China: An Insider Unmasks The New Economic Superpower

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Hank Paulson has dealt with China unlike any other foreigner. As head of Goldman Sachs, Paulson had a pivotal role in opening up China to private enterprise. Then, as Treasury secretary, he created the Strategic Economic Dialogue with what is now the world's…
Enterprise Risk Management: A Guide for Government Professionals

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Winner of the 2017 Most Promising New Textbook Award by Textbook & Academic Authors Association (TAA)! Practical guide to implementing Enterprise Risk Management processes and procedures in government organizations Enterprise Risk Management: A Guide for…
Discovering Prices: Auction Design in Markets with Complex Constraints

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Traditional economics focuses on hypothetical markets in which prices alone can guide efficient allocation, with no need for central organization. Such models build from Adam Smith's famous concept of the invisible hand, which guides markets and renders…
Concrete Economics: The Hamilton Approach to Economic Growth and Policy

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"an excellent new book” #151; Paul Krugman, The New York Times History, not ideology, holds the key to growth. Brilliantly written and argued, Concrete Economics shows how government has repeatedly reshaped the American economy ever since Alexander…
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