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.
Brings twentieth-century British politics vividly to life and reveals perspectives on the tumultuous events it sought to control, the changes it resis…
Zanny Minton Beddoes
A primer on how the 2007-08 financial crisis continues to shape today's economy.
A passionate argument that asks 'can the world feed itself?' Comparable to Jared Diamond in its compelling and accessible narrative style.
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.
A provocative look at what has worked – and what hasn't – in East Asian economics, now in paperback
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…
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…
Paul Marshall is a passionate and brilliantly effective crusader for extending opportunity to the most disadvantaged. [This] book is a compelling, at…
A provocative bestseller that explains why the world is divided into nations with wildly differing levels of prosperity.
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…
A fully updated and revised edition of the classic guide.
A book that literally turns the world upside down
Francis Fukuyama's most important book since the pathbreaking End of History
Building on the hugely successful annual Economist 'The World in …' publications, this essential guide to the twenty-first century capture…
One of the world's leading strategists on global oil exploration puts forward a unique reformulation of Africa's economic past, present and…