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Robert Skidelsky

Robert Skidelsky is Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at Warwick University, England. His latest book is How Much Is Enough?: Money and the Good Life with Edward Skidelsky. He is the author of a three-volume biography of John Maynard Keynes.
 (April 2014)

Assistant US Treasury Secretary Harry Dexter White and John Maynard Keynes, adviser to the UK Treasury, at the inaugural meeting of the International Monetary Fund’s Board of Governors, Savannah, Georgia, March 1946. White and Keynes had clashed at the Bretton Woods Conference in July 1944, which conceived the IMF as part of a new postwar international monetary system.

Inventing the World’s Money

The Battle of Bretton Woods: John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the Making of a New World Order

by Benn Steil

January 9, 2014 issue

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The Prince of the Marshes and Other Occupational Hazards of a Year in Iraq

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October 5, 2006 issue

The Chinese Shadow: II

Three Billion New Capitalists: The Great Shift of Wealth and Power to the East

by Clyde Prestowitz

China, Inc.: How the Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World

by Ted C. Fishman

China's Urban Transition

by John Friedmann

Made in China: Women Factory Workers in a Global Workplace

by Pun Ngai

The River Runs Black: The Environmental Challenge to China's Future

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by Clyde Prestowitz

China, Inc.: How the Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World

by Ted C. Fishman

November 17, 2005 issue

In the Führer’s Face

Making Friends with Hitler: Lord Londonderry, the Nazis and the Road to World War II

by Ian Kershaw

February 24, 2005 issue

One World?

One World: The Ethics of Globalization

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Free Trade Today

by Jagdish Bhagwati

The Chastening: Inside the Crisis That Rocked the Global Financial System and Humbled the IMF

by Paul Blustein

World on Fire: How Exporting Free Market Democracy Breeds Ethnic Hatred and Global Instability

by Amy Chua

March 25, 2004 issue

The Mystery of Growth

The Spirit of Capitalism: Nationalism and Economic Growth

by Liah Greenfeld

Lectures on Economic Growth

by Robert E. Lucas Jr.

March 13, 2003 issue

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