Economic Theory

If you’re interested in society’s economic foundations, this is just the right category for you. From classical theories by Adam Smith, Karl Marx and John Maynard Keynes to current economic approaches, you’ll find an array of answers to the question, “which economic policy is the best?”

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John Maynard Keynes

Prometheus Books, 1997

A Personal Statement

Milton Friedman and Rose Friedman

Mariner Books, 1990

A New Statement of the Liberal Principles of Justice and Political Economy (Routledge Classics)

F. A. Hayek

Routledge, 2012

Monopolies and the Death of Competition

Jonathan Tepper and Denise Hearn

Wiley, 2018

Ayn Rand and the American Right

Jennifer Burns

Oxford UP, 2009

The Internet of Things, the Collaborative Commons, and the Eclipse of Capitalism

Jeremy Rifkin

St. Martin’s Press, 2014

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The New Economics of Zero Poverty, Zero Unemployment, and Zero Net Carbon Emissions

Muhammad Yunus

Public Affairs, 2017


Michael E. Porter

Free Press, 1998


Barry Schwartz

Simon & Schuster, 2015

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Contemporary economics is finally breaking free from its market fetishism, offering plenty of tools we can use to make society more inclusive.

Suresh Naidu et al.

Boston Review, 2019