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New York: Arcade Publishing, c1990. First U.S. Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 343, illus., bibliography, index, ink name inside front flyleaf, mark on bottom edge, small tear at bottom of front DJ A major work of finance, big business, and politics by the only Westerner who has gained access to the inner sanctum of Nomura Securities, the Nomura family records, and to the cast of characters that make up the Nomura dynasty.
Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press, 1944. Second Edition, Revised (stated), Presumed First Printing Thus. Hardcover. xii, 157,  pages. Ex-library copy with the usual library markings. Includes Footnotes, Tables, Introduction and chapters on Military Currency, Exchange Rates, Banking, Taxation, Price Control and Rationing, Production Control under Military Occupation, Economic Problems and Policies in the Pacific, and Index. Henry Simon Bloch was a research assistant, University of Chicago, 1938; lecturer, Institute for Military Studies, 1941-1942; instructor economics, Institute for Military Studies, 1943; research supervisor, Civil Affairs Training School for Army and Navy Officers, 1943-1945; consultant, Foreign Economics Administration, 1945; economist, Treasury Department, 1945-1946; member Treasury delegate for tax treaty negotiations, Treasury Department, France, United Kingdom, Benelux, 1946; deputy commissioner for technical assistance, Bureau Technology Assistance, 1961-1962; executive vice president, Engineer of Mines Warburg, Pincus & Company, Inc., 1976-1981; managing director, Engineer of Mines Warburg, Pincus & Company, Inc., 1982-1988. Berthold Frank Hoselitz (1913–1995) taught Economics and Social Science at the University of Chicago between 1945 and 1978. His analysis of the role of cultural and sociological factors in economic development was influential and contrasted to Chicago School models of self-interested maximizing behavior. Hoselitz was the founding editor of Economic Development and Cultural Change.
University Park, PA: PA State University Press, c1991. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 343, acid-free paper The author bores to the root of America's economic decline through the use of political philosophy, comparative politics, and international political economy, and concludes that nothing short of fundamental institutional reform will right it.
New York: Viking, 1996. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. 208 pages. Frontis illustration. Illustrations. Map of Central and Northern Europe in 1785. List of Illustrations. A Note on Purchasing Power. Notes. Bibliography. Index. DJ is price clipped. Ink notation on fep. Amos Elon (July 4, 1926 – May 25, 2009) was an Israeli journalist and author. Beginning in the 1950s, Elon served as a correspondent on European and American affairs for the newspaper Haaretz. Elon retired from Haaretz in 2001. Elon was an early advocate for the creation of a Palestinian state and withdrawal from the territories occupied by Israel in 1967. He was a frequent contributor to the New York Review of Books and The New York Times Magazine. For many years, he was widely regarded as one of Israel's leading journalists. Elon was the author of nine books. He rose to international fame in the early 1970s after publishing The Israelis: Founders and Sons, described as "an affectionate but unsparing portrait of the early Zionists"