Roger Farmer has written an easy to read and educational book on economics.
Roger E.A. Farmer addresses today's economy and also includes enough history of the economy to guide us to an understanding of why we are where we are today.
And since the book has an agenda, I am left wondering what the author may have chosen to omit.
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I've been reading Austrian Economics explanations of the crash and business cycles in general. I found this book interesting and useful for broadening my knowledge of economics. Read morePublished on February 7, 2012 by Bruce Ellacott
This book is really sort of a Cliff's Notes version of macroeconomics. It is a whirlwind tour through important economic thinkers of the last 300 years from Adam Smith to John... Read morePublished on January 24, 2012 by BBP
When I ordered this, I was hoping to see something along the lines of Hazlitt's Economics in One Lesson - highly recommended by the way. Read morePublished on October 6, 2011 by G. BARTO
Some merit to the book in giving an overview of the 20th century macroeconomics debates, which is actually a little helpful. Read morePublished on March 30, 2011 by T. Brooks
The book is well organized and The author appears to know what he's talking about. I am not qualified to judge, but I did a little fact-checking. Read morePublished on December 5, 2010 by Amazon Customer
This is a short, sort-of-a history of economic thought, from classical, Keynesian, to rational expectations, and more. Useful to have as a reference of sorts. Read morePublished on October 8, 2010 by Abhinav Agarwal
If you are a history major, you might like this book. If you are finance major, you should probably move on. Read morePublished on October 4, 2010 by KB
I like how he has a tripod approach. He states Keynesian, Classic, and his original ideas. I felt this book was very informative and understandable (even to someone who's 21 and... Read morePublished on August 30, 2010 by Yaroslav Pavlenko