On Sale: November 13, 2018

The Curse of Bigness: Antitrust in the New Gilded Age, Tim Wu From the man who coined the term “net neutrality,” author of The Master Switch and The Attention Merchants, comes a warning about the dangers of excessive corporate and industrial concentration for our economic and political future. "Persuasive and brilliantly written, the book is especially timely given the rise of trillion-dollar tech companies."—Publishers Weekly more

 

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The Nationalist Revival: Trade, Immigration, and the Revolt Against Globalization, John B. Judis Why has nationalism suddenly returned with a vengeance? Is the world headed back to the fractious conflicts between nations that led to world wars and depression in the early 20th Century? Why has globalization become a dirty word? As he did for populism in The Populist Explosion, John B. Judis looks at nationalism from its modern origins in the 1800s to today to find... more

 

Upcoming Event

Joel Simon at The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston

Joel Simon at The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
6:30pm — 8:00pm

United Way of Greater Houston
50 Waugh Drive
Houston, TX
77007

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The Woodlands Series - Joel Simon at The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston

The Woodlands Series - Joel Simon at The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston

Thursday, January 17, 2019
6:30pm — 8:00pm

Apergy
2445 Technology Forest Blvd
The Woodlands, TX
77381

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10/30/2018, Columbia Global Reports

Book Tour Dates: Tim Wu, 'The Curse Of Bigness'

Book Tour Dates: Tim Wu, 'The Curse Of Bigness'

Law professor and political activist Tim Wu is one of the country’s leading public intellectuals and is here to argue that the time has come to restore the primacy of antitrust. In his latest book, The Curse of Bigness: Antitrust in the New Gilded Age, Wu crisply lays out the history of antitrust law, showing how… more

10/3/2018, Columbia Global Reports

John B. Judis Tour Dates: 'The Nationalist Revival' and 'The Populist Explosion'

John B. Judis Tour Dates: 'The Nationalist Revival' and 'The Populist Explosion'

Why Has Nationalism Come Roaring Back? Two years ago, on the eve of the 2016 election, Columbia Global Reports published John Judis’ The Populist Explosion, which predicted a worldwide wave of populist sentiment, on the left and the right, in reaction to the disruptions caused by globalization. The Populist Explosion has become one of the standard places people… more

10/1/2018, Columbia Global Reports

Watch the book trailer: 'The Nationalist Revival: Trade, Immigration, and the Revolt Against Globalization' by John B. Judis

Watch the book trailer: 'The Nationalist Revival: Trade, Immigration, and the Revolt Against Globalization' by John B. Judis

As he did for populism in 2016's The Populist Explosion ("Well-written and well-researched, powerfully argued and perfectly timed."—The Economist), John B. Judis looks at nationalism from its modern origins in the 1800s to today to find answers.

New Release

Saudi America: The Truth About Fracking And How It's Changing The World, Bethany McLean Bestselling author Bethany McLean digs deep into the cycles of boom and bust that have plagued the American oil industry for the past decade, from the financial wizardry and mysterious death of fracking pioneer Aubrey McClendon, to the investors who are questioning the very economics of shale itself. McLean finds that fracking is a business built on attracting... more