Review of Social Economy

Book Review

July-August 2013

This is the last book review list updated and managed by RoSE Co-Editor Deb Figart. Deb will continue to see through to acceptance all books/reviews she has commissioned. Future book review essays should be discussed with Managing Editor Wilfred Dolfsma at W.A.Dolfsma@rug.nl.

Review of Social Economy Books Available List

 

Possible review essay on the macro economy:

The Coming Prosperity: How Entrepreneurs are Transforming The Global Economy. By Philip E. Auerswald. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 265 pp., ISBN 978-0-19-979517-8 (hardcover).

Money and Households in a Capitalist Economy. By Zdravka Todorova. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2009. 161 pp., ISBN 978-1-84720-953-5 ($110, hardcover).

Money, Uncertainty and Time. By Giuseppe Fontana. London: Routledge, 2009. ISBN 0-415-58873-1 (digital and new paper edition).

The Quest for Prosperity: How Developing Economies Can Take Off. By Justin Yifu Lin. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012. ISBN 978-0-691-15589-0 (hardcover, $27.95)

 

Single books (for the ASE blog):

The Wound and the Blessing: Economics Relationships and Happiness. By Luigino Bruni. Hyde Park, NY: New City Press, 2012 (first English translation). 123 pp., ISBN 978-1-56548-428-3 (paperback).