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The road to global prosperity / Michael Mandelbaum.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781476750026 (trade pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1476750025 (trade pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1476750017
  • ISBN: 9781476750019
  • Description: xxi, 245 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester. (Show all copies)

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 337/Mandelbaum (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction HB 501 M31364 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-223) and index.
Contents Note: The roof. The three pillars of stability -- Major war -- The world's policeman -- The factory manager -- The future of international cooperation -- The gates. Creative destruction -- The politics of trade -- The Asian giants -- Human traffic -- The smell of money -- The river. Money and its discontents -- A drinking binge, a heart attack, and the flu -- An ounce of prevention -- Euro troubles -- The decline of the West -- The BRICs. The building blocks of the future -- Brazil : the perils of populism -- Russia : the resource curse -- India : the dysfunctions of democracy -- China : the limitations of autocracy -- Fault lines.
Summary: Describes the forces driving the next stage of globalization, which the author predicts will be a period of expanding wealth, opportunity, and international cooperation.

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