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Reclaiming Development

Reclaiming Development: An Alternative Economic Policy Manual

by Ha-joon Chang and Ilene Grabel
Zed Books (2014)


Financialization, New Investment Funds, and Labour An International Comparison


Financialization, New Investment Funds, and Labour: An International Comparison


Edited by Howard Gospel, Andrew Pendleton, and Sigurt Vitols (2014)


Private Equity at Work

Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street

by Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt Russell Sage Foundation (2014)

Restoring Shared Prosperity


Restoring Shared Prosperity: A Policy Agenda from Leading Keynesian Economists

edited by Thomas Palley and Gustav Horn
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2013)


Getting Back to Full Employment

Getting Back to Full Employment: A Better bargain for Working People

by Jared Bernstein and Dean Baker
Center for Economic & Policy Research (2013)



Unfinished Business: Paid Family Leave in California and the Future of U.S. Work-Family Policy

by Ruth Milkman and Eileen Appelbaum
Cornell Press (2013)

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Comparative Employment Relations in the Global Economy

with chapters by Eileen Appelbaum and John Schmitt
Routledge (2013)


Reconnecting to Work: Policies to Mitigate Long-Term Unemployment and its Consequences

with a chapter "Labor Market Policy in the Great Recession: Lessons from Denmark and Germany " by John Schmitt
Upjohn Institute Press (2012)


Tectonic Shifts: Haiti Since the Earthquake

with a chapter "Haiti’s Fatally Flawed Election" by Jake Johnston and Mark Weisbrot
Kumarian Press (2012)


The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive

By Dean Baker (2011)


The Revolution in Venezuela: Social and Political Change Under Chávez (Series on Latin American Studies)

Chapter by Mark Weisbrot
Harvard University Press (2011)


23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism

by Ha-Joon Chang
Bloomsbury Press (2011)

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Taking Economics Seriously

Taking Economics Seriously

by Dean Baker
MIT Press (2010)

Sick and Tired

Sick & Tired

by Helene Jorgensen
PoliPoint Press (2010)

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Low-Wage Work in the Wealthy World

Co-edited by John Schmitt
Russell Sage Foundation (2010)


False Profits: Recovering from the Bubble Economy

by Dean Baker
PoliPoint Press (2010)


Confonting the Gloves-Off Economy: America's Broken Labor Standards and How to Fix Them

Edited by Annette Bernhardt, Heather Boushey, Laura Dresser, and Chris Tilly



Plunder and Blunder: The Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy
by Dean Baker
PoliPoint Press (2009)

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thinkingbig.jpg Thinking Big: Progressive Ideas for a New Era
with a chapter ("From Financial Crisis to Opportunity") by Dean Baker
Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. (2009)
progressive america cover In Search of Progressive America
with a chapter by Dean Baker
University of Pennsylvania Press (2008)
badsamaritans.jpg Bad Samaritans:
The Myth of Free Trade and the Secret History of Capitalism

by Ha-Joon Chang
Bloomsbury Press (2007)

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Institutional Change and Economic Development
edited by Ha-Joon Chang
United Nations University Press (2007)

asia_tenyearsafter_cover Ten Years After:
Revisiting the Asian Financial Crisis

a free e-book with a chapter by Mark Weisbrot
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Asia Program (2007)
To order a free bound copy, email asia@wilsoncenter.org.
globalization_2007_08 Neoliberalism, Globalization and Inequalities:
Consequences for Health and Quality of Life

with chapters by John Schmitt, Ben Zipperer, Mark Weisbrot, Dean Baker and David Rosnick
Baywood Publishing Co. (2007)
services_employment_thumb Services and Employment:
Explaining the U.S.-European Gap

with two chapters co-authored by John Schmitt
Princeton University Press (2007)
Flat World, Big Gaps Flat World, Big Gaps:
Economic Liberalization, Globalization, Poverty and Inequality

with a chapter by Mark Weisbrot, Dean Baker, and David Rosnick, and a chapter co-authored by Heather Boushey
Published in association with the United Nations (2007)


The United States Since 1980

The United States Since 1980
By Dean Baker
Cambridge University Press (2007)

Conservative Nanny State

The Conservative Nanny State:
How the Wealthy Use the Government to Stay Rich and Get Richer

A free e-book by Dean Baker (2006)


Low-Wage America: How Employers Are Reshaping Opportunity in the Workplace
by Eileen Appelbaum, Annette Bernhardt and Richard J. Murnane
Russell Sage Foundation Publications (2006)


Inequality Matters:
The Growing Economic Divide in America and Its Poisonous Consequences

with chapter co-authored by Heather Boushey
New Press (2006)

Reclaiming Development

Reclaiming Development:
An Economic Policy Handbook for Activists and Policymakers

by Ha-Joon Chang and Ilene Grabel
Zed Books (2004)

The Benefits of Full Employment


The Benefits of Full Employment:
When Markets Work for People

by Jared Bernstein and Dean Baker
Economic Policy Institute (2003)



Balancing Acts
by Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Policy Institute (2000)



Manufacturing Advantage
by Eileen Appelbaum, Thomas Bailey, Peter Berg and Arne L. Kalleberg
Cornell University Press (2000)

Social Security: The Phony Crisis

Social Security: The Phony Crisis
by Dean Baker and Mark Weisbrot
University of Chicago Press (1999)

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Globalization and Progressive Economic Policy

Globalization and Progressive Economic Policy
edited by Dean Baker and Robert Pollin
Cambridge University Press (1998)

Getting Prices Right: the Debate Over the Consumer Price Index

Getting Prices Right:
The Debate Over the Accuracy of the Consumer Price Index

edited by Dean Baker
Economic Policy Institute (1997)


The New American Workplace: Transforming Work Systems in the United States
by Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt
Cornell University Press (1994)

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Labor Market Adjustments to Structural Change and Technological Progress
edited by Eileen Appelbaum and Ronald Schettkat
Praeger Publishers (1990)


Back to Work: Determinants of Women's Successful Re-Entry
by Eileen Appelbaum
Auburn House Publishing Company (1981)

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