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Coined: The Rich Life of Money And How Its History Has Shaped Us

Coined: The Rich Life of Money And How Its History Has Shaped UsCoined: The Rich Life of Money And How Its History Has Shaped Us

A New York Times and Wall Street Journal Bestseller!
The importance of money in our lives is readily apparent to everyone--rich, poor, and in between. However grudgingly, most of us accept the expression "Money makes the world go round" as a universal truth. We are all aware of the power of money--how it influences our moods, compels us to take risks, and serves as the yardstick of success in societies around the world. Yet because we take the daily reality of money so completely for granted, we seldom question how and why it has come to play such a central role in our lives.
The History of Money (The Child's World)

The History of Money (The Child's World)The History of Money (The Child's World)

Introduces the history of money and discusses its development from items such as shells and furs to legal tender; features intriguing illustrations and a glossary; as well as lists resources to explore the subject further.
Business Law, Alternate Edition (11th edition)

Business Law, Alternate Edition (11th edition)Business Law, Alternate Edition (11th edition)

A summarized case version of the best-selling title for this course, BUSINESS LAW, ALTERNATE EDITION offers a comprehensive, authoritative, and student friendly delivery of classic black letter law blended with cutting-edge coverage of contemporary issues and cases. A successful combination of undergraduate-oriented pedagogy with traditional law school-like content makes the law accessible, interesting, and relevant for readers. The cases, content, and features of the exciting new eleventh edition have been meticulously and thoroughly updated, representing the latest developments. 


Macroeconomics in Modules, 3rd Edition

Macroeconomics in Modules, 3rd Edition

Adapted by Paul Krugman and Robin Wells from their bestselling macroeconomics textbook, Macroeconomics in Modules is the only text for the principles of macroeconomics course organized in the supremely accessible, highly effective modular format. Instead of chapters of standard length, the book covers the fundamentals of macroeconomics in 49 brief (4-10 page) modules divided into 14 sections.
Microeconomic Principles

Microeconomic Principles

Beginning with a discussion of the basic structure of the economy and ending with an examination of economic applications, this book offers thorough coverage of the fundamental principles that underlie standard modern theoretical and applied microeconomics.
HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing People

HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing PeopleHBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing PeopleManaging people is fraught with challenges—even if you're a seasoned manager. Here's how to handle them.

If you read nothing else on managing people, read these 10 articles (featuring “Leadership That Gets Results,” by Daniel Goleman). We've combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Reviewarticles and selected the most important ones to help you maximize your employees' performance.
HBR On Point - Why Good Companies Go Bad

HBR On Point - Why Good Companies Go BadHBR On Point - Why Good Companies Go Bad

One of the most common business phenomena is also one of the most perplexing: when successful companies face big changes in their environment, they often fail to respond effectively. Unable to defend themselves against competitors armed with new products, technologies, or strategies, they watch their sales and profits erode, their best people leave, and their stock valuations tumble. Some ultimately manage to recover—usually after painful rounds of downsizing and restructuring—but many don’t.