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Winner takes all

Stephen Brook

Winner takes all

a season in Israel

by Stephen Brook

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Published by Hamish Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brook, Stephen -- Travel -- Israel.,
  • Israel -- Description and travel.

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    StatementStephen Brook.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination363 p. :
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18667351M
    ISBN 100241126355

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About Anand Giridharadas. ANAND GIRIDHARADAS is the author of Winners Take All, The True American, and India Calling. He is an editor-at-large for TIME and was a foreign correspondent and columnist for The New York Times from to.

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A winner-take-all market doesn’t mean there is only one company in the market. Rather, when we say a winner takes all, what we mean is that a single company receives the majority of available profits. A few others have at best a modest share. The rest fight over a miniscule remnant, and tend not to survive long.

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World is a book that slays the perception that the rich and elites are solving society’s greatest problems.

Giridharadas meticulously breaks down how the plutocratic class are perhaps the biggest part of the problem. It is, with a bit of a stretch, the premise of a new book by Anand Giridharadas, Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World. He asserts that the global elite do more harm than good.