Economy Power

Military Economics: The Interaction of Power and Money, 2nd edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 14, 2017
Military Economics: The Interaction of Power and Money, 2nd edition

Military Economics: The Interaction of Power and Money, 2nd edition By Ron Smith
English | PDF | 2009 | 203 Pages | ISBN : 0230337171 | 2.18 MB

Military power needs to be financed and economic development is often shaped by military conflict, thus the interaction of military and economy, power and money is central to the modern world. This book provides an accessible introduction to the economics of the use of organized force, with a wide range of historical and current examples.
"Writing Power in Anglo-Saxon England: Texts, Hierarchies, Economies" by Catherine A. M. Clarke

"Writing Power in Anglo-Saxon England: Texts, Hierarchies, Economies" by Catherine A. M. Clarke
CamUnPress | 2012 | ISBN: 1846158729 1843843196 9781846158728 9781843843191 | 207 pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book explores how power is shaped and negotiated in later Anglo-Saxon texts, focusing in particular on how hierarchical, vertical structures are presented alongside patterns of reciprocity and economies of mutual obligation, especially within the context of patronage relationships (whether secular, spiritual, literal or symbolic).

NHK - Hidden Economy: Money and Power in North Korea (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 4, 2014
NHK - Hidden Economy: Money and Power in North Korea (2014)

NHK - Hidden Economy: Money and Power in North Korea (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2255 Kbps | 48mn 5s | Audio: English AAC 104 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 813 MiB
Genre: Documentary

North Korea has becoming increasingly isolated under a series of international economic sanctions. The country is in financial straits. How has the Kim Jong Un regime managed to stay in power? Our interviews with people who were once high-ranking officials in the leadership inner circle and investigation in several countries revealed the existence of secret funds that only the supreme leader can freely use. The program will explore connection between power and money in North Korea.

Power, Culture, Economy: Indigenous Australians and Mining  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 16, 2017
Power, Culture, Economy: Indigenous Australians and Mining

Power, Culture, Economy: Indigenous Australians and Mining by Jon Altman
English | Oct. 3, 2011 | ISBN: 1921536861 | 264 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Research over the past decade in health, employment, life expectancy, child mortality, and household income has confirmed that Indigenous Australians are still Australia’s most disadvantaged group. Those residing in communities in regional and remote Australia are further disadvantaged because of the limited formal economic opportunities there. In these areas mining developments may be the major—and sometimes the only—contributors to regional economic development.

The Entrepreneur: The Way Back for the U.S. Economy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 27, 2016
The Entrepreneur: The Way Back for the U.S. Economy

Robert Ringer, "The Entrepreneur: The Way Back for the U.S. Economy"
ISBN: 1451629109, 1451629117 | 2012 | EPUB | 304 pages | 3 MB

All the Presidents' Bankers: The Hidden Alliances that Drive American Power (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 23, 2016
All the Presidents' Bankers: The Hidden Alliances that Drive American Power (repost)

Nomi Prins, "All the Presidents' Bankers: The Hidden Alliances that Drive American Power"
ISBN: 156858749X | 2014 | EPUB, MOBI | 544 pages | 3 MB
An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy

An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy by Marc Levinson
2016 | ISBN: 0465061982 | English | 336 pages | EPUB/MOBI | 0.7 MB/1 MB
The Power to Compete: An Economist and an Entrepreneur on Revitalizing Japan in the Global Economy

Hiroshi Mikitani, Ryoichi Mikitani, "The Power to Compete: An Economist and an Entrepreneur on Revitalizing Japan in the Global Economy"
ISBN: 1119000602 | 2014 | EPUB | 240 pages | 537 KB

People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizenless Democracy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 29, 2016
People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizenless Democracy

John Nichols, Robert W McChesney, "People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizenless Democracy"
ISBN: 1568585217 | 2016 | EPUB | 368 pages | 4 MB

Configuring the World: A Critical Political Economy Approach  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Nov. 13, 2016
Configuring the World: A Critical Political Economy Approach

Configuring the World: A Critical Political Economy Approach
WEBRip | English | MP4 | 960 x 540 | AVC ~50.7 kbps | 29.970 fps
AAC | 128 Kbps | 44.1 KHz | 2 channels | Subs: English (.srt) | 08:28:59 | 1.16 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Economy and Finance, Politics

In today’s world, politics and economics are inextricably interconnected, but what is the nature of this connectivity? What are the power relationships that shape the world economy today and create new challenges for international institutions facing globalization? What makes some countries wealthier than others? Do we face cultural diversity or fragmentation? Does the type of governance effect economic development and social change or is it the other way around? How do we measure it and how trustworthy is the data? These issues and many more will be examined in this course along with up-to-date sources and biting criticism.