Trade, Development and Foreign Debt by Michael Hudson

Trade, Development and Foreign Debt by Michael Hudson
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Overview: In this survey of international economic thought, Michael Hudson rewrites the history of trade, development and debt theorizing. He shows that mainstream free-trade surveys are censorial in excluding the protectionist logic that has guided the trade policy of Europe and the United States, especially by leaving out discussion of the transfer problem and payment of international debts. He points out that most economists throughout history have focused as much on war financing as on trade and development. Free-trade ideology and IMF-style financial austerity under today’s rules, rather than benefiting all parties and maximizing welfare, leave "client" nations severely indebted. By excluding dynamics that used to be central to trade theory such as emigration and technology transfer, today’s global production and financial policies tend to concentrate economic and political power in the hands of dominant nations. Prof. Michael Hudson (Economics Department, University of Missouri, Kansas City) is a frequent contributor to The Financial Times, Counterpunch, and Global Research.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Trade, Development and Foreign Debt by Michael Hudson

Trade, Development and Foreign Debt by Michael Hudson
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Overview: In this survey of international economic thought, Michael Hudson rewrites the history of trade, development and debt theorizing. He shows that mainstream free-trade surveys are censorial in excluding the protectionist logic that has guided the trade policy of Europe and the United States, especially by leaving out discussion of the transfer problem and payment of international debts. He points out that most economists throughout history have focused as much on war financing as on trade and development. Free-trade ideology and IMF-style financial austerity under today’s rules, rather than benefiting all parties and maximizing welfare, leave "client" nations severely indebted. By excluding dynamics that used to be central to trade theory such as emigration and technology transfer, today’s global production and financial policies tend to concentrate economic and political power in the hands of dominant nations. Prof. Michael Hudson (Economics Department, University of Missouri, Kansas City) is a frequent contributor to The Financial Times, Counterpunch, and Global Research.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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British Foreign Policy, 1945-56 by Michael Dockrill+

British Foreign Policy, 1945-56 by Michael Dockrill, John W. Young
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Overview: A collection of essays by international historians which explore British diplomatic policy in the decade following the end of World War II. Topics include propaganda, atomic policy, Imperial problems, European unity and Britain’s response to political crises in the Middle East and Far East.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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British Foreign Policy, 1945-56 by Michael Dockrill+

British Foreign Policy, 1945-56 by Michael Dockrill, John W. Young
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Overview: A collection of essays by international historians which explore British diplomatic policy in the decade following the end of World War II. Topics include propaganda, atomic policy, Imperial problems, European unity and Britain’s response to political crises in the Middle East and Far East.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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Britain and Foreign Affairs 1815-1885 by John Lowe

Britain and Foreign Affairs 1815-1885: Europe and Overseas by John Lowe
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Overview: Lowe examines British foreign policy from Castlereagh to Disraeli. Focusing on relations with other European and non-European powers, the author discusses attitudes to empire and analyzes socio-economic and political factors.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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Foreign Correspondent by Alan Furst

Foreign Correspondent by Alan Furst
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Overview: An underground newspaper reporter becomes the target of a European spy web in the looming shadow of WWII Paris in this heart-pounding thriller from the master of international intrigue, Alan Furst.

Paris, 1938: a sensational story hits the tabloids: a murder/suicide in a lovers’ hotel of an Italian political emigre and the wife of a prominent French politician. The assassination soon emerges as the work of Mussolini’s secret police; the male victim was the editor of a clandestine newspaper that opposed Italian fascism. This is the story of Carlo, the man who replaces the victim as editor of the newspaper — the man who becoms the next target for Mussolini’s police, Stalin’s propaganda apparatus, the M16 and of the Gestapo, even as the war grows closer every day.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction

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Foreign Language Films and the Oscar by Michael S. Barrett

Foreign Language Films and the Oscar: The Nominees and Winners, 1948-2017 by Michael S. Barrett
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Overview: The Academy Awards-that yearly Hollywood bash that brings together the glamour and glitz of the international film industry-is highly revered yet has been minimally explored beyond the category of Best Picture. Over the last decade, more than 2,000 films have been submitted for the title of Best Foreign Language Film. Of those, 312-including Italy’s 8 1/2, Sweden’s Through a Glass Darkly and Mexico’s Pan’s Labyrinth, as well as Denmark’s lesser-known Harry and the Butler, Yugoslavia’s I Even Met Happy Gypsies and Nicaragua’s Alsino and the Condor-have received nominations. This guide lists each nominee-from the first-honored Shoeshine in 1948 through Iran’s second Oscar winner, The Salesman, in 2017-chronologically and includes synopses, basic facts about personnel and production qualities, and rankings among annual competitors that often differ from those of the Academy.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Motivation And Foreign Language Learning: From Theory …

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Multilateral Approach In China’s Foreign Policy

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A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and The Crisis of The Old Order [Audiobook]

A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and The Crisis of The Old Order [Audiobook]

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Options on Foreign Exchange

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Options on Foreign Exchange

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American Foreign Policy and Process, Five version

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The Past is a Foreign Country – Revisited

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