Economic Books of Interest
Compiled by Kevin O'Kelly
The Economic Crisis of 2008-2009:
Lanchester, John,. I.O.U. : Why Everyone Owes Everyone and no one can pay
Lewis, Michael.The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine.
General Critiques of Post-Industrial Capitalism:
Klein, Naomi. Shock Doctrine: The Rise and Fall of Disaster Capitalism. Scheer, Robert. The Great American Stickup: How Reagan Republicans and Clinton Democrats Enriched Wall Street While Mugging Main Street.
Ehrenreich, Barbara. Bait and Switch: The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream.
Ehrenreich, Barbara. Nickel and Dimed: On Not Getting By in America.
Page, Benjamin I. What Government Can Do: Dealing with Poverty and Inequality. Sanders, Bernie.The Speech: A Historic Filibuster on Corporate Greed and the Decline of Our Middle Class.