Building Economics in The United States

A History of Professional Economists and Policymaking in the United States : Irrelevant Genius

A History of Professional Economists and Policymaking in the United States :
Irrelevant Genius

by Jonathan S. Franklin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138913758 | 187 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

This book focuses on the emergence and growth of professional economics in the U.S., examining the challenges early professional economists faced, which foreshadowed obstacles throughout the twentieth century.
Economists and Societies: Discipline and Profession in the United States, Britain, and France, 1890s to 1990s (repost)

Economists and Societies: Discipline and Profession in the United States, Britain, and France, 1890s to 1990s by Marion Fourcade
English | ISBN: 0691117608, 0691148031 | 2009 | scan PDF | 384 pages | 17,1 MB

Economists and Societies is the first book to systematically compare the profession of economics in the United States, Britain, and France, and to explain why economics, far from being a uniform science, differs in important ways among these three countries.
Economists and Societies: Discipline and Profession in the United States, Britain, and France, 1890s to 1990s

Marion Fourcade "Economists and Societies: Discipline and Profession in the United States, Britain, and France, 1890s to 1990s"
ISBN: 0691117608, 0691148031 | 2009 | PDF | 384 pages | 17,1 MB

A Tower in Babel (A History of Broadcasting in the United States to 1933, Vol. 1)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at June 27, 2017
A Tower in Babel (A History of Broadcasting in the United States to 1933, Vol. 1)

Erik Barnouw, "A Tower in Babel (A History of Broadcasting in the United States to 1933, Vol. 1)"
1966 | ISBN-10: 0195004744 | 344 pages | PDF | 24 MB

Identity and Interethnic Marriage in the United States  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at June 15, 2017
Identity and Interethnic Marriage in the United States

Identity and Interethnic Marriage in the United States
Routledge | English | 2017 | ISBN-10: 1138676659 | 248 pages | PDF | 2.01 mb

by Stanley O. Gaines Jr. (Author)
Big Oil in the United States: Industry Influence on Institutions, Policy, and Politics

Big Oil in the United States:
Industry Influence on Institutions, Policy, and Politics

by Jerry A. McBeath
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1440837422 | 313 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Sex Trafficking in the United States : Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at June 12, 2017
Sex Trafficking in the United States : Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice

Sex Trafficking in the United States : Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice
by Andrea Nichols
English | 2016 | ISBN: 023117263X | 335 Pages | PDF | 3.45 MB

The Butterfly's Way: Voices from the Haitian Dyaspora in the United States  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at June 9, 2017
The Butterfly's Way: Voices from the Haitian Dyaspora in the United States

The Butterfly's Way: Voices from the Haitian Dyaspora in the United States by Edwidge Danticat
English | 2001 | ISBN: 1569472181, 9781569472187, B004J4X9LA | 304 Pages | MOBI | 529.59 KB
The Autocratically Flexible Workplace: A History of Overtime Regulation in the United States

The Autocratically Flexible Workplace: A History of Overtime Regulation in the United States by
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0967389992 | 553 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

The Autocratically Flexible Workplace: A History o f Overtime Regulation in the United States complements, but does not supersede, the author's “Moments Are the Elements o f P r o fitO v e r tim e and the Deregulation o f Working Hours Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (2000). The two books differ in four major respects. First, chapters 2, 3, and 4 of the earlier book, which deal with specialized aspects of the FLSA (the exclusion from an entitlement to premium overtime compensation of executive employees, of workers engaged in so-called preliminary and post-liminary work activities as a result of the Portal-to-Portal Act of 1947, and of employees of small firms) and comprise about two-thirds of that book, have been entirely omitted.

Business Improvement Districts in the United States  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 30, 2017
Business Improvement Districts in the United States

Business Improvement Districts in the United States: Private Government and Public Consequences by Abraham Unger
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319322931 | 206 Pages | PDF | 4.7 MB

This book examines how privatization has transformed cities, particularly through the role of Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) in the revitalization of America’s downtown.