A deft and expert guide to the experience every taxpayer dreads – a tax investigation
An accessible introduction to politics from David Runciman, Professor of Politics at Cambridge University. The first title in the IDEAS IN PROFILE ser…
How the European project is close to breaking point and the difficult decisions that have to be made for it to survive.
Zanny Minton Beddoes
A primer on how the 2007-08 financial crisis continues to shape today's economy.
Following on from The Enigma of Capital, the world's leading Marxist thinker explores the hidden workings of capital and reveals the forces that…
How to understand markets, risk, rewards and behaviour.
How to identify and exploit the huge opportunities emerging markets present – and avoid the mistakes so many businesses make.
How the policies being followed by governments and central banks risk leading to an even greater economic mess – and how that can be avoided
The reality of female professional success in today's world – a challenge to long-held assumptions about female achievement and sexual inequality…
A provocative look at what has worked – and what hasn't – in East Asian economics, now in paperback
From aluminium and platinum to zinc and gold, oil and gas to cocoa and wheat, a comprehensive overview of the forces at work in the world of commoditi…
A passionate argument that asks 'can the world feed itself?' Comparable to Jared Diamond in its compelling and accessible narrative style.
Paul Marshall is a passionate and brilliantly effective crusader for extending opportunity to the most disadvantaged. [This] book is a compelling, at…
Brings twentieth-century British politics vividly to life and reveals perspectives on the tumultuous events it sought to control, the changes it resis…
The former head of MI5 on freedom, intelligence, the rule of law, torture and security
The most challenging question today for the citizens of any country in the Gulf region is whether it is heading in the right direction to become a dur…
Revised edition of this classic accessible guide – fully updated to explore how the global crisis of 2008 has affected the economy
A book that literally turns the world upside down
Building on the hugely successful annual Economist 'The World in …' publications, this essential guide to the twenty-first century capture…
A provocative bestseller that explains why the world is divided into nations with wildly differing levels of prosperity.