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Mariana Mazzucato

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Mariana Mazzucato is an economist with dual Italian–US citizenship. She is a professor at University College London in Economics of Innovation and Public Value and she is the founder/director of their Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose.
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How China Escaped Shock Therapy
The Market Reform Debate (Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy)
Isabella M. Weber - May 27, 2021
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China has become deeply integrated into the world economy. Yet, gradual marketization has facilitated the country's rise without leading to its wholesale assimilation to global neoliberalism. This book uncovers the fierce contest about economic reforms that shaped China's path. In the first post-Mao decade, China's reformers were sharply divided. T...
Mariana Mazzucato
Mar 27, 2021
The book is an absolute must read x anyone interested in China. And the ideas behind its evolution. Brava @IsabellaMWeber !!!      source
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Hadrian's memoirs
Marguerite Yourcenar - Jan 01, 1954
A fictional reconstruction of the life of the Roman emperor Hadrian, who reorganized Roman Britain and restored order on the Danube. He was also the grandfather of later emperor Marcus Aurelius, for whom this fictional autobiography was written....
Mariana Mazzucato
Jan 08, 2019
Rereading (in French) the book I chose for #DesertIslandDiscs interview. A gem that never tires: Memories of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar.      source
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Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space
Dominic Walliman - Nov 26, 2013
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Professor Astro Cat is the smartest cat in the alley. He's got a degree in just about every discipline under the sun!Speaking of the sun, he happens to be specialist on that too, and Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space will tell you everything that there could be to know about our star, our planet, our solar system, our galaxy, and our univers...
Mariana Mazzucato
Mar 10, 2015
The best book on space I've ever read (actually the only one). Twins loved it too! @NASA      source