Reading tips

On this page we have listed some books that provide in our view interesting alternative and interdisciplinary perspectives and insights in todays' societal disruptions and challenges.

Feel free to suggest other titles to be mentioned.

A. Verbruggen, Energie- en Klimaatbeleid ontluisterd - Democratische omwenteling tegen neoliberale doorbraak
A. Verbruggen, Energie- en Klimaatbeleid ontluisterd - Democratische omwenteling tegen neoliberale doorbraak
T. Parrique, Ralentir ou périr, l'économie de la décroissance, Paris, Editions Seuil, 2022, 320p.
T. Parrique, Ralentir ou périr, l'économie de la décroissance, Paris, Editions Seuil, 2022, 320p.
J. Hickel, Less is more - How degrowth will save the world, London, Windmill Books, 2021
J. Hickel, Less is more - How degrowth will save the world, London, Windmill Books, 2021
Mariana Mazzucato, Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism Allen Lane, 2021
Mariana Mazzucato, Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism Allen Lane, 2021
S. Kelson, The deficit myth. Modern monetary theory and the birth of the people's economy, Londen, John Murray, 2020
S. Kelson, The deficit myth. Modern monetary theory and the birth of the people's economy, Londen, John Murray, 2020

See the book review by Ludo Cornelis.

Katharina Pistor, The Code of Capital : How the law creates wealth and inequality, Princeton University Press, 2019
Katharina Pistor, The Code of Capital : How the law creates wealth and inequality, Princeton University Press, 2019

A compelling explanation of how the law shapes the distribution of wealth

Ugo Mattei and Alessandra Quarta, The Turning Point in Private Law  Ecology, Technology and the Commons, Edward Elgar Publications, 2019
Ugo Mattei and Alessandra Quarta, The Turning Point in Private Law Ecology, Technology and the Commons, Edward Elgar Publications, 2019
Ludo Cornelis, Openbare Orde, Antwerpen, Intersentia, 2019
Ludo Cornelis, Openbare Orde, Antwerpen, Intersentia, 2019
Mariana Mazuccato, The Entrepreneurial State: Mariana Mazzucato, London, Penguin Books, 2018
Mariana Mazuccato, The Entrepreneurial State: Mariana Mazzucato, London, Penguin Books, 2018
Ludo Cornelis, Samenlevingsgericht (aansprakelijkheid)recht - Grondwettelijke zuurstof voor het op adem trappende aansprakelijkheidsrecht, Antwerpen, Intersentia, 2017
Ludo Cornelis, Samenlevingsgericht (aansprakelijkheid)recht - Grondwettelijke zuurstof voor het op adem trappende aansprakelijkheidsrecht, Antwerpen, Intersentia, 2017
Koen Byttebier, De onvrije markt, Garant, 2015
Koen Byttebier, De onvrije markt, Garant, 2015
T. Piketty, Le Capital au 21eme siècle, Sueil, 2013
T. Piketty, Le Capital au 21eme siècle, Sueil, 2013