Summer 2021 Avid Reader Press Catalog
Category: Business & Economics
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TitleProphetic City
AuthorKlineberg, Stephen
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development/Economic Development
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology/Urban
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/State & Local/Southwest
On Sale06/01/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Cover StatusFinal
Sociologist Stephen Klineberg presents “a trailblazing study” (Kirkus Reviews) that shows how the city of Houston has emerged as a microcosm for America’s future—based on a meticulously researched, thirty-eight-year study of its changing economic, demographic, and cultural landscapes.
AuthorTett, Gillian
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Behavior
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/General
On Sale06/08/21
Title StatusBSB
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Cover StatusFinal
In an age when the business world is dominated by technology and data analysis, award-winning financial journalist and anthropology PhD Gillian Tett presents a radically different strategy for success: businesses can revolutionize their understanding of behavior by studying consumers, markets, and organizations through an anthropological lens.
TitleThe Deadline Effect
AuthorCox, Christopher
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Skills
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology
Category Full 3PSYCHOLOGY / Industrial & Organizational Psychology
On Sale07/06/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Cover StatusFinal
In the tradition of Charles Duhigg’s The Power of Habit, Christopher Cox’s The Deadline Effect is a wise and counterintuitive book that explores the power of deadlines as uniquely effective tools of motivation and empowerment.
TitleThe Changing World Order
AuthorDalio, Ray
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / International/Economics & Trade
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics/Macroeconomics
Category Full 3HISTORY / Modern/21st Century
On Sale11/16/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Principles and legendary investor Ray Dalio, who has spent half a century studying global markets, The Changing World Order examines history’s most turbulent economic and political periods to reveal why the times ahead will likely be radically different from those we’ve experienced in our lifetimes.