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Intertwines moral and ethical dilemmas faced by humans in real life situations with economic thoughts theories and principles related to those same situations.Published 6 months ago by katie
Here's how the economy works: a whole company team produces a product, then the CEO claims it was mostly due to his/her effort (in keeping wages low) and claims the largest share. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Dee Did It
This book is purely theoretical. Many of Professor Adler's ideas are well crafted for overcoming Pareto/Taylor-Hicks theorems, but have inherent assumptions that disallow practical... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Derek Zweig
Economics for the Rest of Us is a treasure. Adler's explanations of economic theory are so clear that just about anyone can read this book and be the better for it. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Jennifer Leamy
Being a non-economist I was expecting a boring and or dull book. Mr Adler explains with amazing clarity and interest of the economy works.Published 13 months ago by John R. Trussoni
Highly recommended, especially for those that take issue with economics as a discipline trending to justify bad behavior. Good read!Published 15 months ago by Amazon Customer
An amazing, eye-opening read. Some of the fundamental beliefs of modern economics are revealed to be little more than class warfare perpetrated by those in power to exploit the... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Steven D. Ahlquist
...as it exposes the reasons establishment economists trumpet the rhetoric of the Elites even while ignoring their own and others research and common sense. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Robert Evan Neilsen, Jr.
This book really captures the essence of economics, both as what it regrettably is, and what it really ought to become. Read morePublished on November 13, 2012 by James R. Maclean