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-====== Abridgements ====== 
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-^  Title                                                             ​^ ​ Author ​                                   ^ 
-| [[The Elusive Quest for Growth]] ​                                  | [[wp>​William Easterly]] ​                   | 
-| [[The White Mans Burden|The White Man's Burden]] ​                  | [[wp>​William Easterly]] ​                   | 
-| [[A Century of War]]                                               | [[wp>​William Engdahl]] ​                    | 
-| [[Macroeconomics and the Phillips Curve Myth]] ​                    | [[wp>​James Forder]] ​                       | 
-| [[The Affluent Society]] ​                                          | [[wp>​John Kenneth Galbraith]] ​             | 
-| [[The Anatomy of Power]] ​                                          | [[wp>​John Kenneth Galbraith]] ​             | 
-| [[The Nature of Mass Poverty]] ​                                    | [[wp>​John Kenneth Galbraith]] ​             | 
-| [[The New Industrial State]] ​                                      | [[wp>​John Kenneth Galbraith]] ​             | 
-| [[Dumbing Us Down]]: the Hidden Curriculum of Compulsory Schooling | [[wp>​John Taylor Gatto]] ​                  | 
-| [[The Partys Over|The Party'​s Over]] ​                              | [[wp>​Richard Heinberg]] ​                   | 
-| [[PostCapitalism]]:​ A Guide to Our Future ​                         | [[wp>​Paul Mason (journalist)|Paul Mason]] ​ | 
-| [[The Return of Depression Economics]] ​                            | [[wp>​Paul Krugman]] ​                       | 
-| [[Who Runs This Place|Who Runs This Place?​]] ​                      | [[wp>​Anthony Sampson]] ​                    | 
-| [[Fair Trade for All]]                                             | [[wp>​Joseph Stiglitz]] and Andrew Charlton | 
-| [[The Roaring Nineties]] ​                                          | [[wp>​Joseph Stiglitz]] ​                    | 
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