Accountable: The Rise of Citizen Capitalism

By Warren Valdmanis

By Warren Valdmanis

Accountable: The Rise of Citizen Capitalism

Warren Valdmanis and Michael O'Leary

$29.99 $27.59

Based on our experience founding Bain's Double Impact Fund, we wrote this book about reforming capitalism. Touching on hot topics such as impact investing, corporate responsibility, and divestment, we aimed to distinguish between the meaningful and the performative and propose our solution to addressing the inequities of capitalism today.

Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal

Eric Schlosser

$15.95 $14.67

Eric Schlosser's investigation into the historical development of fast food is rich with examples of how the purpose of the fast food industry is not to ensure people are properly nourished, but rather to keep customers coming back to the drive-through, no matter the consequences to their waistline.

The Kelloggs: The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek

Howard Markel

$20.00 $18.40

While we highlight the development, the wins and the fails of the Kellogg Company in our own book, Howard Markel does a thorough investigation of the history behind Kellogg for those seeking an in-depth saga of the cereal behemoth.

Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business

Rajendra Sisodia and John Mackey

$22.00 $20.24

The Founder of Whole Foods, John Mackey and Raj Sisodia show that both business and capitalism can be forces for good.

Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism

Bhu Srinivasan

$18.00 $16.56

An insightful narrative history of capitalism in America, beginning pre-founding and extending into the 21st century.

The Enlightened Capitalists: Cautionary Tales of Business Pioneers Who Tried to Do Well by Doing Good

James O'Toole

$35.00

Offers insight into the missteps of previous business leaders that sought to do more than maximize shareholder value.

The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New Anxieties

Paul Collier

$29.99 $27.59

Amid the divisiveness of today's world, economist Paul Collier offers realistic solutions to the shortfalls of our current capitalist system.

Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire

Rebecca Henderson

$28.00 $25.76

By debunking the current corporate pursuit of maximizing shareholder value Henderson reveals the path to healing the economic, political and social inequities of capitalism today.

The Shareholder Value Myth: How Putting Shareholders First Harms Investors, Corporations, and the Public

Lynn Stout

$18.95 $17.43

Stout analyzes the harms of maximizing shareholder value over all else and evaluates potential solutions to re-orient the short-term mindset it has created.