As always, Schelling is highly readable, and has great examples and insights.
Schelling explains the world of externalities with fun examples, supported by economic logic and mathematical models.
This author convinces the reader that individual actions often lead to surprising results in the aggregate.
The book has great insights and mental models about how individual behaviors affect collective behaviors in a way that sometimes is counterintuitive. Read morePublished 1 month ago by IronGaspar
Schelling's books are brilliant: lucid, engaging, and enlightening. This one is no exception.Published 2 months ago by Kamala
Interesting look into behavior but repetitive and I really wanted to put it down. I was looking for something more like the "Tipping Point" and this reminded me of the time... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Momma Bear
People take decisions, based on their environment, which is compromised of the decisions others have taken, based on their environment, and so on... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Takis
Schelling pones an important question about the actual sociology. The game theory is sufficient for a preview of the future, almost in the sense that it can construct model apted... Read morePublished on December 19, 2011 by Edoardo Angeloni
This book exmines every day issues with a wonderfully calculated micro analyses rooted in big picture thinking. Read morePublished on June 21, 2011 by Daniel D. Bunn
This is one of the most brilliant books I have read. It takes the simplest of phenomena and makes insightful to profound observations, made only more brilliant by the density and... Read morePublished on April 23, 2010 by Robert T. Swanson