From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1998 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.
I gave O'Rourke's book to my early-college aged daughter as part of her introduction to classical free market economics, along with Niall Ferguson's "The Ascent of Money"... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kevin Babb
Don't read this book unless you have time to waste. It's funny, interesting, gives a short tour of Russia, China, Hong Kong, Albania, Cuba, etc. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Rachy
Well, I enjoyed it, yes, it was published in 1998, - he visited seven countries in 1996-1997- Albania, Sweden, Cuba, Russia, Tanzania, Hong Kong, and Shanghai ( OK, the latter two... Read morePublished 7 months ago by C. L Wilson
This book shows it's age. I like the academic style and the Author is excellent when seen on live television which I why I bought the book.Published 8 months ago by Alvin Dix
It's P.J. O'Rourke. Although some of his descriptions of Tanzania are a little old, they haven't changed. Fun reading, even if you're a liberal, socialist, or fascist.Published 8 months ago by Phil Bestic
Loved that book. What a fun way to learn something about economicsPublished 11 months ago by Dave Godfrey
In short, government control of capitalism in the United States walks a fine line of allowing the economy get bogged down in rules and taxation (and killing the golden goose) or... Read morePublished 12 months ago by D. Arnett
Before you assume that rich should support the poor, the minimum wage should be $15/hour or that our problem is too many elite rich please read this book. Read morePublished 14 months ago by joe gerardi