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)
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...
The book is an absolute must read x anyone interested in China. And the ideas behind its evolution. Brava @IsabellaMWeber !!! – source
Mariana MazzucatoMar 27, 2021
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....
Rereading (in French) the book I chose for #DesertIslandDiscs interview. A gem that never tires: Memories of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar. – source
Mariana MazzucatoJan 08, 2019
The best book on space I've ever read (actually the only one). Twins loved it too! @NASA – source
Mariana MazzucatoMar 10, 2015