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Reich, Robert B.

Overview
Works: 250 works in 602 publications in 3 languages and 26,389 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Cross-cultural studies  Television adaptations 
Roles: Host, Interviewee, Commentator, Editor, Performer
Classifications: HC106.84, 330.973
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robert B Reich
Publications by Robert B Reich
Most widely held works by Robert B Reich
The work of nations : preparing ourselves for 21st-century capitalism by Robert B Reich( Book )
42 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,822 libraries worldwide
An analysis of what nations must do if their citizens are to flourish in the twenty-first century
Aftershock : the next economy and America's future by Robert B Reich( Book )
28 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 2,696 libraries worldwide
Celebrated economic policy maker and political theorist Robert B. Reich argues that the nation's 2008 economic collapse is the result of an increasing concentration of income and wealth at the top--and a middle class that had to go deeply into debt to maintain a decent standard of living. To ensure that prosperity is widely shared, he continues, requires the implementation of a much broader safety net for the middle class financed by higher marginal tax rates on the very wealthy
The next American frontier by Robert B Reich( Book )
19 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 1,894 libraries worldwide
Supercapitalism : the transformation of business, democracy, and everyday life by Robert B Reich( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,875 libraries worldwide
Offers an analysis of the clash between capitalism and democracy to create a system that has enlarged the economic pie while making democracy less effective, detailing inequities of income and wealth, job insecurity, and the escalating effects of global warming
The future of success by Robert B Reich( Book )
31 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,868 libraries worldwide
"The dizzying exuberance of the Internet-driven marketplace offers unprecedented opportunities and an ever-expanding choice of deals, products, investments, and jobs - ranging from the merely attractive to the nearly irresistible - for the people with the right talents and skills. The technology that is the motor of this transformation relentlessly sharpens competition. When consumers can shift allegiance with the click of a mouse, sellers must make constant improvements by cutting costs, adding value, and creating new products. This is a boon to us as consumers, but it's wreaking havoc in the rest of our lives." "Reich demonstrates that the faster the economy changes - with new innovations and opportunities engendering faster switches by customers and investors in response - the harder it is for people to be confident of what they will be earning next year or even next month, what they will be doing, where they will be doing it. In short, those fabulous new deals of the fabulous new economy carry a steep price: more frenzied lives, less security, more economic and social stratification, the loss of time and energy for family, friendship, community, and self." "With the clarity and insight that are his hallmarks, and using examples from everyday life, Reich delineates what success is coming to mean in our time - the pitfalls and downturns hidden in the apparent advantages and advances - and suggests how we might create a more balanced society and more satisfying lives. The trends he discusses are powerful indeed, but they are not irreversible, or at least not unalterable." "The Future of Success is a stunning, timely book, certain to galvanize the nation's attention and transform the way we look at our future."--Jacket
I'll be short : essentials for a decent working society by Robert B Reich( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,374 libraries worldwide
Tales of a new America by Robert B Reich( Book )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,204 libraries worldwide
The Harvard political economist argues that Americans must rethink some important cultural myths and self-definitions if the U.S. is to retain its dominant role within the emerging global economy
Reason : why liberals will win the battle for America by Robert B Reich( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
In a call to revitalize America's traditional two-party system, offers an argument that the tenets of liberalism must become part of the national political agenda in order to battle the radical conservatism and sets out a program for liberals to regain political power
Inequality for all ( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
Examines economics professor and Clinton Administration cabinet member Robert Reich's crusade to expose the problem of income inequality in the United States
New deals : the Chrysler revival and the American system by Robert B Reich( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
Minding America's business : the decline and rise of the American economy by Ira C Magaziner( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
The Power of public ideas by Robert B Reich( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 875 libraries worldwide
The resurgent liberal : and other unfashionable prophecies by Robert B Reich( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Beyond outrage : what has gone wrong with our economy and our democracy, and how to fix it by Robert B Reich( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Argues that real change can only come when party lines are ignored and people from both sides of the aisle band together to enact common sense policies
Wage slaves not getting by in America ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Looks at five people working in low-wage jobs in Nevada, Alabama, California, and Florida who are not earning enough to support themselves or their families as the minimum wage does not cover basic needs. It compares those living at the poverty level in America with people in other countries and finds that poor Americans are in worse shape because of the cost of living
L'économie mondialisée by Robert B Reich( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in French and Undetermined and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Highlights of the 1994 cooperative work program : North American Agreement on Labor Cooperation by Robert B Reich( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Beyond outrage what has gone wrong with our economy and our democracy, and how to fix them by Robert B Reich( file )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
In this eBook exclusive, Robert B. Reich urges Americans to get beyond mere outrage about the nation's increasingly concentrated wealth and corrupt politics in order to mobilize and to take back our economy and democracy. Americans can't rely only on getting good people elected, Reich argues, because nothing positive happens in Washington unless good people outside Washington are organized to help make those things happen after the election. But in order to be effectively mobilized, we need to see the big picture. Reich connects the dots for us, showing why the increasing share of income and wealth going to the top has hobbled jobs and growth for everyone else, while undermining our democracy; has caused Americans to become increasingly cynical about public life; and has turned many Americans against one another. He also explains why the proposals of the "regressive right" are dead wrong and provides a clear road map for what must be done instead. Here is a blueprint for action for everyone who cares about the future of America
An industrial policy for America : is it needed? by Robert B Reich( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Aftershock [the next economy and America's future] by Robert B Reich( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
While many blamed Wall Street for the financial meltdown, "Aftershock" points a finger at a national economy in which wealth is increasingly concentrated at the top--and where a grasping middle class simply does not have the resources to remain viable
 
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Alternative Names
Rāytish, Rūbirt B.
Reich, Robert.
رايتش، روبرت ب.
رايش، روبرت ب.، 1946-
روبرت ب. رايتش، 1946-
ライシュ, ロバート・B
ロバート・B.ライシュ
Languages
English (261)
French (7)
German (1)
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