Economic Theory

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    • The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
    • By: Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson
    • Narrated by: Dan Woren
    • Length: 17 hrs and 55 mins
    • Release date: 03-20-12
    • Language: English
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    • Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries.....

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    • Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People's Economy
    • By: Stephanie Kelton
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Kelton
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 06-09-20
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,572 ratings
    • Stephanie Kelton's brilliant exploration of modern monetary theory (MMT) dramatically changes our understanding of how we can best deal with crucial issues ranging from poverty and inequality to creating jobs....

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    • Your Shortcut to the Most Important Ideas on Capitalism, Finance, and the Global Economy
    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: John Chancer
    • Length: 15 hrs and 22 mins
    • Release date: 10-18-17
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 37 ratings
    • 50 Economics Classics is the smart person's guide to two centuries of discussion of finance, capitalism, and the global economy....

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    • A Very Short Introduction
    • By: Ken Binmore
    • Narrated by: Jesse Einstein
    • Length: 6 hrs and 11 mins
    • Release date: 06-01-21
    • Language: English
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    • Games are everywhere: Drivers maneuvering in heavy traffic are playing a driving game. Bargain hunters bidding on eBay are playing an auctioning game. The supermarket's price for corn flakes is decided by playing an economic game....

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    • The Historical Origins of Economic Growth
    • By: Mark Koyama, Jared Rubin
    • Narrated by: Adam Barr
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Release date: 01-17-23
    • Language: English
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    • Mark Koyama and Jared Rubin dive into the many theories of why modern economic growth happened when and where it did. They discuss recently advanced theories rooted in geography, politics, culture, demography, and colonialism....

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    • By: Ludwig von Mises
    • Narrated by: Jim Vann
    • Length: 18 hrs and 59 mins
    • Release date: 12-26-17
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 57 ratings
    • Mises wrote this book for the ages, and it remains the most spirited, thorough, and scientifically rigorous treatise on money ever to appear....

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    • By: Hans-Hermann Hoppe
    • Narrated by: Jim Vann
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
    • Release date: 06-28-19
    • Language: English
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    • Here is Hans Hoppe's first treatise in English - actually his first book in English - and the one that put him on the map as a social thinker and economist to watch. He argued that there are only two possible archetypes in economic affairs: socialism and capitalism....

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    • By: Edmund Phelps
    • Narrated by: David Colacci
    • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
    • Release date: 04-23-24
    • Language: English
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    • Edmund Phelps is among the most important economists of his generation. He developed a new understanding of unemployment and inflation and went on to rethink the roots of innovation.

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    • By: John Maynard Keynes
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 14 hrs and 37 mins
    • Release date: 07-24-18
    • Language: English
    • 4 out of 5 stars 128 ratings
    • Hugely important for much of the 20th century, the General Theory was seemingly overtaken by monetarists but won a new, enduring respect among a new generation of economists and politicians following the financial difficulties which began in 2007-8....

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    • The First 5,000 Years
    • By: David Graeber
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 17 hrs and 48 mins
    • Release date: 09-15-15
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 3,707 ratings
    • Here, anthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: He shows that before there was money, there was debt....

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    • The New Economics of Matchmaking and Market Design
    • By: Alvin E. Roth
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Release date: 06-02-15
    • Language: English
    • 4 out of 5 stars 300 ratings
    • A Nobel laureate reveals the often surprising rules that govern a vast array of activities - both mundane and life-changing - in which money may play little or no role....

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    • What It Is, Why It's Bad, and How to Fix It
    • By: Steve Forbes, Nathan Lewis, Elizabeth Ames
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 4 hrs and 48 mins
    • Release date: 04-19-22
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 141 ratings
    • Inflation: What It Is, Why It’s Bad, and How to Fix It explains what’s behind the worst inflationary storm in more than forty years—one that is dominating the headlines and shaking Americans by their pocketbooks....

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    • By: Thomas Sowell
    • Narrated by: Jeff Riggenbach
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Release date: 04-23-08
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 2,049 ratings
    • Economic Facts and Fallacies is designed for people who want to understand economic issues without getting bogged down in economic jargon, graphs, or political rhetoric....

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    • Undressing the Dismal Science
    • By: Charles Wheelan
    • Narrated by: Kerin McCue
    • Length: 13 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 06-23-10
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 740 ratings
    • In Naked Economics, journalist Charles Wheelan does “the impossible”—he makes economic principles relevant, interesting and fun....

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    • Big Ideas Simply Explained
    • By: DK
    • Narrated by: Fred Sanders
    • Series: Big Ideas Simply Explained
    • Length: 15 hrs and 43 mins
    • Release date: 01-08-19
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 83 ratings
    • From Aristotle and Thomas Aquinas, to Adam Smith and John Maynard Keynes, to the top economic thought leaders of today, The Economics Book is the essential audio reference for students and anyone else with an interest in how economies work....

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    • By: David Harvey
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
    • Release date: 06-18-19
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 91 ratings
    • Karl Marx's Capital is one of the most important texts written in the modern era. But Marx wrote in the context of capitalism in the second half of the 19th century: his assumptions and analysis need to be updated in order to address technological, economic, and industrial change....

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    • Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else
    • By: Hernando de Soto
    • Narrated by: Bob Souer
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 05-28-19
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 142 ratings
    • A renowned economist's classic book on capitalism in the developing world, showing how property rights are the key to overcoming poverty....

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    • Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century
    • By: William A. Darity Jr., A. Kirsten Mullen
    • Narrated by: JD Jackson
    • Length: 14 hrs and 3 mins
    • Release date: 04-20-20
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 243 ratings
    • Racism and discrimination have choked economic opportunity for African Americans at nearly every turn. At several historic moments, the trajectory of racial inequality could have been altered dramatically....

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    • A Warning to the Global Middle Class
    • By: Joel Kotkin
    • Narrated by: Traber Burns
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
    • Release date: 12-01-20
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 476 ratings
    • Following a remarkable epoch of greater dispersion of wealth and opportunity, we are inexorably returning towards a more feudal era marked by greater concentration of wealth and property, reduced upward mobility, demographic stagnation, and increased dogmatism....

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