Indeed, such research makes up the backbone of this book.
The intangible assets are knowledge bases." P. 2 "Invisible liabilities, on the other hand, are institutional and cultural impediments to innovation and productivity.
Nonetheless, the book is fun to read and I have learned a lot about some of the modern economic ideas and concerns.
I have not fully read this book all the way through but I have read so far I am impressed with some of the knowledge and insight I have gained by reading it.Published on March 2, 2013 by Terry
The items are somewhat outdated but the fundamental concepts still hold valid. Glad to buy this product from Amazon.com. This product does what it is suppose to! Read morePublished on January 18, 2013 by Elvis
Great views on what is important in bringing economic growth. Also great to hear more from a number of economic minds of today.Published on January 15, 2013 by Stephen
The authors do well in describing the contributions of intangible capital to the poverty and prosperity of nations, and the implications thereof. Read morePublished on January 17, 2011 by Paul Carbone
i am a loyal reader of arnold's on his blog. There is a lot here that he doesn't post on econlog. I really enjoyed this.Published on December 26, 2010 by David Wright
Modern economy has become a very complicated and complex affair. It has been argued for many years that the categories and concepts that have been used for centuries to describe... Read morePublished on October 21, 2010 by Dr. Bojan Tunguz
Let's say there's an apple. I want to eat the apple and you want to eat the apple. Both of us can't eat the same apple. We can divide it. We can determine who is more hungry. Read morePublished on June 29, 2010 by Joseph Sunde
I found this book largely irrelevant to today's economic reality. Authors write a lot about people living much better now than hundreds of years ago and this is because of... Read morePublished on April 17, 2010 by Alexander Gorobets