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23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism

23 Things

What is the book about? “23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism” is written by Ha-Joon Chang, a Professor of Economics at the University of Cambridge and author of other economics-oriented bestsellers like “Bad Samaritans”. “23 Things” is a book critiquing free-market capitalism. Ha-Joon Chang questions basic assumptions we take for granted and gives …

A Little History of Economics

a little history of economics

I reviewed an ARC. The book was published on 7-Mar-2017 Introduction A Little History of Economics is a fast-paced, rollicking ride into the evolution of economics from the Grecian city states to behavioural and development economics that exists today. We get to meet all the famous names in economics like Adam Smith, Karl Marx, John …