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How to save the global economy and build a sustainable future
Winner of the Best Achievement Award in the 2016-7 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION
ISBN: 9780856835117 - Hardback£19.95 Add to basket
The issues confronted in Rent Unmasked range from corporate tax evasion to the rise of irrational forces within democratic societies; the housing crisis to the fractured politics of the Eurozone; the misdemeanours in the banking sector to the way in which financial policies must be framed if economics is to be harmonised with ethics.
Henry George and Europe
The Far-reaching Impact and Effect of the Ideas of the American Social Philosopher
ISBN: 9780911312911 - Paperback£10.95 Add to basket
Michael Silagi's investigation proves that Henry George's impact on European social thinking is dominantly ideological, influencing so many Europeans as spur and inspiration.
No Debt, High Growth, Low Tax
Hong Kong’s Economic Miracle Explained
ISBN: 9780856835070 - Paperback£11.95 Add to basket
"This is an excellent book. It brings a highly informed, exterior perspective to the debate on the particulars of the remarkable Hong Kong Revenue Regime." Richard Cullen, University of Hong Kong
Our Land, Our Rent, Our Jobs
Uncovering the explosive potential for growth via resource rentals
ISBN: 9780856835049 - Paperback£19.95 Add to basket
The authors set out a proposal to unleash South Africa's potential for growth in a way that benefits investors and the poorest by reforming taxation – a blueprint for other developing countries.
The Science of Economics
The Economic Teaching of Leon MacLaren
ISBN: 9780856832918 - Paperback£14.95 Add to basket
This book is based on a three-year course prepared by Leon MacLaren for the School of Economic Science in London in the late 1960s. The editor, Raymond Makewell, presents the original subject matter revised with more recent examples and statistics from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK and USA.
Land Value Taxation
ISBN: 9780856831829 - Paperback9780856831829 - Paperback£14.95 / £30.00 Select options
"There is a sense in which all taxes are antagonistic to free enterprise - yet we need taxes... so the question is, which are the least harmful taxes? In my opinion, the least bad tax is the property tax on the unimproved value of land, the Henry George argument of many, many years ago." Milton Friedman
Land and Taxation
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"Tax economists overwhelmingly support the idea that a tax on land represents an excellent source for government revenue." Choice
Public Revenue without Taxation
ISBN: 9780856831355 - Hardback£18.00 Add to basket
"For at least the past decade, it has been recognised by business, the tax professions and the Revenue alike that the tax system is too complicated, is getting more complicate and needs simplifying." The Times, Dec 1999
House Prices and the Great Tax Clawback Scam
ISBN: 9780856832413 - Hardback£18.95 Add to basket
Ricardo's Law judges Tony Blair's decade in power. Blair was given a mandate to modernise Britain's institutions and include everyone in the prosperity of the nation. Fred Harrison explains why this prospectus could not be realised, because tax policies continue to favour the rich and penalise the poor.
House prices, Banking and the Depression of 2010
ISBN: 9780856832543 - Paperback£17.95 Add to basket
"[Harrison] does make a case for the existence of an 18-year business cycle, which he links to speculation in the property market." Samuel Brittan, Financial Times
"...for anyone seeking to understand the vagaries of the housing market, this is a fascinating read." Jeff Howell, Sunday Telegraph
The Predator Culture
The Systemic Roots and Intent of Organised Violence
Finalist in 2010-11 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832734 - Paperback£17.95 Add to basket
Fred Harrison shows how the violence, whether from territorial conquest or colonialism, at the birth of nation states splits the population into victors and vanquished and is perpetuated through the global economic system.
A New Model of the Economy
ISBN: 9780856832796 - Paperback ; 9780856832505 - Hardback9780856832796 - Paperback ; 9780856832505 - Hardback£19.95 / £30.00 Select options
This book offers a radical revision of modern economic theory. Its starting point is the existing body of both micro and macro economics, as developed in such textbooks as Economics by Begg, Fischer and Dornbusch and Positive Economics by Lipsey and Chrystal.
Re-Solving the Economic Puzzle
How to save the enterprise system and trigger sustainable economic recovery
Finalist in 2011-12 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832819 - Paperback£18.95 Add to basket
'Here [Rybeck] gives us a multifaceted and enlightening book combining public policy analysis and autobiography - Rybeck is probably best known for developing the concept that land value taxation is actually a 'super user charge' (1983).'
Stephen Barton, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Jan 2013
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