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The Enlightened Capitalists; Cautionary Tales of Business Pioneers Who Tried to do Well by Doing Good
The Enlightened Capitalists; Cautionary Tales of Business Pioneers Who Tried to Do Well by Doing Good (2019)
Socialism; The Failed Idea that Never Dies
Socialism: The Failed Idea that Never Dies (2019)
The Age of Surveillance Capitalism - book cover
The Age of Surveillance Capitalism; The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power (2019)
'The Inclusive Economy' by Michael Tanner
The Inclusive Economy: How to Bring Wealth to America's Poor (2018)
The Myth of Capitalism; Monopolies and the Death of Competition
The Myth of Capitalism: Monopolies and the Death of Competition (2018)
Prosperity; Better Business Makes the Greater Good
Prosperity; Better Business Makes the Greater Good (2018)
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Aquinas and the Market; Toward a Humane Economy (2018)
The Power of Capitalism; A Journey through Recent History across Five Continents
The Power of Capitalism; A Journey through Recent History across Five Continents (2018)
Growing A New Economy
Growing a New Economy: Beyond Crisis Capitalism and Environmental Destruction (2018)
Are Chief Executives Overpaid? by Deborah Hargreaves
Are Chief Executives Overpaid? (2018)
'The Future of Capitalism' by Paul Collier
The Future of Capitalism; Facing New Anxieties (2018)
Sugar Daddy Capitalism
Sugar Daddy Capitalism; The Dark Side of the New Economy (2018)
Can American Capitalism Survive? by Steven Pearlstein
Can American Capitalism Survive? Why Greed Is Not Good, Opportunity Is Not Equal, and Fairness Won't Make Us Poor (2018)
the internet trap
The Internet Trap; How the Digital Economy Builds Monopolies and Undermines Democracy (2018)
The Time of Money, by Lisa Adkins
The Time of Money (2018)
What's Wrong with Protectionism; Answering Common Objections to Free Trade
What's Wrong with Protectionism: Answering Common Objections to Free Trade (2018)
Economics, Ethics and Power: From Behavioural Rules to Global Structures
Economics, Ethics and Power: From Behavioural Rules to Global Structures (2018)
Adam Smith; What He Thought and Why It Matters
Adam Smith; What He Thought, and Why It Matters (2018)
Neoliberal Bioeconomies?
Neoliberal Bio-Economies? The Co-Construction of Markets and Natures (2018)
Bean Counters; The Triumph of the Accountants and How They Broke Capitalism
Bean Counters; The Triumph of the Accountants and How They Broke Capitalism (2018)
Capitalism vs. Freedom
Capitalism vs. Freedom; The Toll Road to Serfdom (2018)
Critiquing Capitalism Today
Critiquing Capitalism Today; New Ways to Read Marx (2018)
religious ethics in the market economy - cover
Religious Ethics in the Market Economy; A New Approach to Business and Morality (2018)
Redeeming Capitalism by Kenneth J. Barnes
Redeeming Capitalism (2018)
Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society
Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society (2018)
Marketcraft; How Governments Make Markets Work
Marketcraft; How Governments Make Markets Work (2018)
Book Cover: The Bad Faith in the Free Market; The Radical Promise of Existential Freedom (2018)
The Bad Faith in the Free Market; The Radical Promise of Existential Freedom (2018)
The Value of Everything; Makers and Takers in the Global Economy
The Value Of Everything; Makers and Takers in the Global Economy (2018)
Can Democracy Survive Global Captialism?
Can Democracy Survive Global Capitalism? (2018)
Book Cover: Greed, Self-Interest and the Shaping of Economics (2018)
Greed, Self-Interest and the Shaping of Economics (2018)
Globalists; The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalism (2018)
Globalists; The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalism (2018)
A Matter of Trust by Kofman and Payne
A Matter of Trust; The Practice of Ethics in Finance (2018)
leftism reinvented; western parties from socialism to neoliberalism
Leftism Reinvented; Western Parties from Socialism to Neoliberalism (2018)
ethics, meaning and market society book cover
Ethics, Meaning and Market Society (2017)
The Moral Power of Money by Ariel Wilkins
The Moral Power of Money; Morality and Economy in the Life of the Poor (2017)
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Economics for the Common Good (2017)
Marx, Capital and the Maddness of Economic Reason
Marx, Capital, and the Madness of Economic Reason (2017)
The Market, by Matthew Watson
The Market (2017)
The Death of Homo Economicus
The Death of Homo Economicus; Work, Debt and the Myth of Endless Accumulation (2017)
Is Capitalism Obsolete? A Journey through Alternative Economic Systems
Is Capitalism Obsolete? A Journey through Alternative Economic Systems (2017)
A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things; A Guide to Capitalism, Nature, and the Future of the Planet (2017)
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A Research Agenda for Neoliberalism (2017)
ethics of neoliberalism
The Ethics of Neoliberalism; The Business of Making Capitalism Moral (2017)
Buddhist Economics; An Enlightened Approach to the Dismall Science
Buddhist Economics: An Enlightened Approach to the Dismal Science (2017)
Cents and Sensibility; What Economics Can Learn from the Humanities
Cents and Sensibility; What Economics Can Learn from the Humanities (2017)
Cover of 'The Moral Economists' by Tim Rogan
The Moral Economists; R.H. Tawney, Karl Polanyi, E.P. Thompson, and the Critique of Capitalism (2017)
Ethics and Responsibility in Finance
Ethics and Responsibility in Finance (2017)
The Wisdom of Finance
The Wisdom of Finance: Discovering Humanity in the World of Risk and Return (2017)
Wellbeing economy; Success in a World without Growth
Wellbeing Economy; Success in a World without Growth (2017)
Covr of Doughnut Economics
Doughnut Economics; Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist (2017)
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The Limits of the Market; The Pendulum Between Government and Market (2017)
The Dignity of Commerce Markets and the Moral Foundations of Contract Law
The Dignity of Commerce; Markets and the Moral Foundations of Contract Law (2017)
Civil Economy; Another Idea of the Market
Civil Economy; Another Idea of the Market (2017)
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Reframing Economic Ethics; The Philosophical Foundations of Humanistic Management (2016)
Book Cover: The Econocracy; The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts (2016)
The Econocracy; The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts (2016)
Four Futures; Life after Capitalism
Four Futures; Life After Capitalism (2016)
The Market as God
The Market as God (2016)
Capital and the Common Good by Keohane
Capital and the Common Good; How Innovative Finance Is Tackling the World's Most Urgent Problems (2016)
Reconstructing Karl Polanyi; Excavation and Critique
Reconstructing Karl Polanyi; Excavation and Critique (2016)
The Wealth of Persons; Economics with a Human Face
Wealth of Persons: Economics With a Human Face (2016)
the invisible hand
The Invisible Hand? How Market Economies have Emerged and Declined Since AD 500 (2016)
the inner lives of markets; hoe people shape them and they shape us
The Inner Lives of Markets; How People Shape Them and They Shape Us (2016)
Who Gets What and Why by Alvin Roth
Who Gets What - and Why; The New Economics of Matchmaking and Market Design (2015)
Book Cover: Bourgeois Equality; How Ideas, Not Capital or Institutions, Enriched the World (2016)
Bourgeois Equality; How Ideas, Not Capital or Institutions, Enriched the World (2016)
Markets without Limits; Moral Virtues and Commercial Interests
Markets without Limits; Moral Virtues and Commercial Interests (2016)
Suspicions of Markets by Donald Rutherford
Suspicions of Markets; Critical Attacks from Aristotle to the Twenty-First Century (2016)
Money Changes Everything; How Finance Made Civilization Possible
Money Changes Everything; How Finance Made Civilization Possible (2016)
The Moral Economy by Bowles
The Moral Economy; Why Good Incentives Are No Substitute for Good Citizens (2016)
Green Capitalism; The God That Failed
Green Capitalism; The God That Failed (2016)
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Saving Capitalism for the Many, Not the Few (2016)
'State Capitalism' by Joshua Kurlantzick
State Capitalism; How the Return of Statism is Transforming the World (2016)
Alternatives to Capitalism; Proposas for a Democratic Economy
Alternatives to Capitalism: Proposals for a Democratic Economy (2016)
the free market existentialist
The Free Market Existentialist: Capitalism without Consumerism (2015)
Economics Rules; The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science
Economics Rules; The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science (2015)
Conceptualizing Capitalism; Institutions, Evolution, Future
Conceptualizing Capitalism; Institutions, Evolution, Future (2015)
Phishing for Phools; The Economics of Manipulation and Deceipt
Phishing for Phools; The Economics of Manipulation and Deception (2015)
'Nine Visions of Capitalism' by Hampden-Turner & Trompenaar
Nine Visions of Capitalism; Unlocking the Meanings of Wealth Creation (2015)
Ethics in Banking; The Role of Moral Values & Judgements in Finance
Ethics in Banking; The Role of Moral Values and Judgements in Finance (2015)
The Environmental Capitalist by Carl Hall
The Environmental Capitalist: Making Billions by Saving the Planet (2014)
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The Road to Moral Capitalism (2015)
the emotional logic of capitalism
The Emotional Logic of Capitalism; What Progressives Have Missed (2015)
Corporate welfare - crony capitalism that enriches the rich
Corporate Welfare; Crony Capitalism that Enriches the Rich (2015)
Capitalism: Money, Morals and Markets
Capitalism: Money, Morals and Markets (2015)
Abstract Market Theory by Jon Roffe
Abstract Market Theory (2015)
Other People's Money by John Kay
Other People's Money: The Real Business of Finance (2015)
Corporate Power and Responsible Capitalism
Corporate Power and Responsible Capitalism? Towards Social Accountability (2015)
Transcending Capitalism through Cooperative Practices
Transcending Capitalism Through Cooperative Practices (2015)
The Buddha on Wall Street; What's Wrong with Capitalism and What to Do about It
The Buddha on Wall Street: What’s Wrong with Capitalism and What We Can Do about It (2015)
The Corporate Criminal
The Corporate Criminal; Why Corporations Must Be Abolished (2015)
Civic Capitalism by Colin Hay and Anthony Payne
Civic Capitalism (2015)
'Postcapitalism' by Paul Mason
Postcapitalism; A Guide to Our Future (2015)
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Morality, Competition, and the Firm: The Market Failures Approach to Business Ethics (2014)
Book Cover: Capitalism and Its Alternatives (2014)
Capitalism and Its Alternatives (2014)
Philosophy of Economics
Philosophy of Economics (2014)
Rethinking the Market Economy; New Challenges, New Ides and New Opportunities
Rethinking the Market Economy; New Challenges, New Ideas, New Opportunities (2014)
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Capital in the Twenty-First Century (2014)
Buying Time; The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
Buying Time; The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism (2014)
Ethics in Finance by John Boatright
Ethics in Finance (2014)
Inclusive Economic Theory
Inclusive Economic Theory (2014)
What Money Wants; An Economy of Desire
What Money Wants; An Economy of Desire (2014)
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How Markets Work and Fail and What to Make of Them (2014)
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Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business (2014)
The Entrepreneurial State; Debunking Public vs. Private Sectory Myths
The Entrepreneurial State; Debunking Public vs. Private Sector Myths (2013)
Pathology of the Capitalist Spirit
Pathology of the Capitalist Spirit; An Essay on Greed, Loss, & Hope (2013)
Is Fair Trade Fair?
Is Fairtrade Fair? (2013)
Philosophy of the Economy An Aristotelian Approach
Philosophy of the Economy; An Aristotelian Approach (2013)
Making Capitalism Fit for Society
Making Capitalism Fit for Society (2013)
Inventing the market; Smith, hegel & political theory
Inventing the Market; Smith, Hegel, and Political Theory (2013)
The Bankers' New Clothes
The Bankers' New Clothes; What's Wrong with Banking and What to Do about It (2012)
Cover of 'Of the People, By the People: The Case for a Participatory Economy'
Of the People, By the People: The Case for a Participatory Economy (2012)
Finance and the Good Society
Finance and the Good Society (2012)
The Trouble with Markets; Saving Capitalism from Itself
The Trouble with Markets; Saving Capitalism from Itself (2012)
Free Market Fairness
Free Market Fairness (2012)
the genesis and ethos of the market
The Genesis and Ethos of the Market (2012)
Book Cover: Market Society; History, Theory, Practice (2012)
Market Society; History, Theory, Practice (2012)
Fair trade and the citizen-consumer
Fair Trade and the Citizen-Consumer; Shopping for Justice? (2012)
The Globalisation Paradoxby Dani Rodrik
The Globalization Paradox; Why Global Markets, States, and Democracy Can't Coexist (2012)
Cover of The Wound and the Blessing
The Wound and the Blessing; Economics, Relationships and Happiness (2012)
An Enquiry into the Ideology and Reality of Market and Market System
An Enquiry into the Ideology and Reality of Market and Market System (2012)
Why Capitalism? by Allan Meltzer
Why Capitalism? (2012)
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What Money Can't Buy; The Moral Limits of Markets (2012)
the moral foundation of economic behaviour
The Moral Foundation of Economic Behavior (2011)
23 things they don't tell you about capitalism
23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism (2011)
Why Marx Was Wrong; Book Cover
Why Marx Was Wrong (2011)
the invention of market freedom
The Invention of Market Freedom (2011)
Sacred economics
Sacred Economics: Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition (2011)
Economic of good and evul by Sedlacek
Economics of Good and Evil; The Quest for Economic Meaning from Gilgamesh to Wall Street (2011)
invisible wealth; the hidden story of how markets work
Invisible Wealth; The Hidden Story of How Markets Work (2011)
the ethics of banking; conclusions from the financial crisis
The Ethics of Banking; Conclusions from the Financial Crisis (2011)
Cliques and Capitalism; A Modern Networked Theory of the Firm
Cliques and Capitalism; A Modern Networked Theory of the Firm (2011)
The Strange Non-Death of Neoliberalism
The Strange Non-Death of Neoliberalism (2011)
Why Marx was right
Why Marx Was Right (2011)
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Lessons from the Global Financial Crisis; The Relevance of Adam Smith on Morality and Free Markets (2010)
the myth of the ethical consumer
The Myth of the Ethical Consumer (2010)
why some things should not be for sale
Why Some Things Should Not Be for Sale: The Moral Limits of Markets (2010)
Book Cover: Bourgeois Dignity; Why Economics Can't Explain the Modern World (2010)
Bourgeois Dignity; Why Economics Can't Explain the Modern World (2010)
The Value of Nothing by Raj Patel
The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society & Redefine Democracy (2010)
"Aristotle, Adam Smith and Karl Marx" by Spencer Pack
Aristotle, Adam Smith & Karl Marx on Some Fundamental Issues in 21st Century Political Economy (2010)
Karl Polanyi; The Limits of the Market
Karl Polanyi: The Limits of the Market (2010)
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Defending the Free Market: The Moral Case for a Free Economy (2010)
Book Cover: The Market, Happiness, and Solidarity; A Christian Perspective (2010)
The Market, Happiness, and Solidarity; A Christian Perspective (2010)
The Myth of the Rational Market
The Myth of the Rational Market; A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street (2009)
Adam Smith's Moral Philosophy
Adam Smith's Moral Philosophy; A Historical & Contemporary Perspective on Markets, Law, Ethics & Culture (2009)
Why Not Socialism? by G.A. Cohen
Why Not Socialism? (2009)
Morals and Markets; An Evolutionary Account of the Modern World
Morals and Markets; An Evolutionary Account of the Modern World (2008)
"Fair Trade for All"by Stiglitz and Charlton
Fair Trade for All; How Trade Can Promote Development (2007)
Moral Markets; How Knowledge and Affluence Change Consumers and Products
Moral Markets; How Knowledge & Affluence Change Consumers & Products (2007)
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The Authentic Adam Smith: His Life and Ideas (2006)
the market for virtue
The Market for Virtue; The Potential and Limits of Corporate Social Responsibility (2006)
Th Bourgeois Virtues; Ethics for an Age of Commerce
The Bourgeois Virtues; Ethics for an Age of Commerce (2006)
Ethical Markets; Growing the Green Economy
Ethical Markets; Growing the Green Economy (2006)
The Moral Ecology of Markets
The Moral Ecology of Markets; Assessing Claims about Markets and Justice (2006)
the ethics of the market, by John Meadowcroft
The Ethics of the Market (2005)
Fair Trade: Market-Driven Ethical Consumption
Fair Trade: Market-Driven Ethical Consumption (2005)
Book Cover: The Church and the Market; A Catholic Defense of the Free Economy (2005)
The Church and the Market; A Catholic Defense of the Free Economy (2005)
Liberty, Desert and the Market; A Philosophical Study
Liberty, Desert and the Market; A Philosophical Study (2004)
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Is the Market Moral? A Dialogue on Religion, Economics and Justice (2003)
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Moral Capitalism; Reconciling Private Interest with the Public Good (2003)
Why Read Marx Today?
Why Read Marx Today? (2003)
The Truth about Markets
The Truth about Markets: Why Some Countries Are Rich and Others Remain Poor (2003)
Value Wars; The Global Market versus the Life Economy
Value Wars: The Global Market Versus the Life Economy (2002)
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Morality & Markets; The Ethics of Government Regulation (2002)
Adam Smith's Marketplace of Life
Adam Smith's Marketplace of Life (2002)
TheValues of Economics; An Aristotelian Perspective
The Values of Economics; An Aristotelian Perspective (2001)
'Market Society' by Slater and Tonkiss
Market Society: Markets and Modern Social Theory (2001)
lindblom the market system
The Market System; What It Is, How It Works, and What To Make of It (2001)
Cultural goods and the limits of the market
Cultural Goods and the Limits of the Market (2000)
Free Markets and Social Justice
Free Markets and Social Justice (1999)
Cover of unequal freedoms: the global market as an ethical system
Unequal Freedoms: The Global Market as an Ethical System (1998)
The Market: Ethics, Knowledge and Politics
The Market: Ethics, Knowledge and Politics (1998)
Economics as a Moral Science; The Political Economy of Adam Smith
Economics as a Moral Science; The Political Economy of Adam Smith (1997)
Everything for Sale; The Virtues and Limits of Markets
Everything for Sale; The Virtues and Limits of Markets (1996)
Perfect Markets and Easy Virtue
Perfect Markets and Easy Virtue; Business Ethics and the Invisible Hand (1992)
Capitalism as a Moral System
Capitalism as a Moral System; Adam Smith’s Critique of the Free Market Economy (1991)
The Market Experience by Robert Lane
The Market Experience (1991)
Cover of the spirit of democratic capitalism
The Spirit of Democratic Capitalism (1990)
the moral case for the free market
The Moral Case for the Free Market Economy; A Philosophical Argument (1988)
Ethics, efficiency and markets by allen buchanan
Ethics, Efficiency and the Market (1985)
cover of Friedmans 'Capitalism and freedom'
Capitalism and Freedom (1962)
A humane economy
A Humane Economy; The Social Framework of the Free Market (1960)
Human Action; A Treatise on Economics
Human Action: A Treatise on Economics (1949)
The Road to Serfdom
The Road to Serfdom (1944)
The Great Transformation by Karl Polanyi
The Great Transformation: The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time (1944)
The Acquisitive Society, by R.H. Tawney
The Acquisitive Society (1920)
Capital by Karl Marx
Capital; A Critique of Political Economy - Volumes I (1867), II (1885) & III (1894)
Principles of Political Economy
Principles of Political Economy (1848)
cover the wealth of nations
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776)
the theory of moral sentiments - cover
The Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759)
Capitalism: A Condensed Version
Capitalism; A Condensed Version (2007)

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