“Translates the arcane and often inscrutable jargon of the professional economist into language accessible to the inquiring but frustrated layman. . . . Clear, concise, informative, [and] witty.” — Chicago Tribune
Charles Wheelan is the author of several books, including the bestsellers Naked Economics and Naked Statistics. He teaches public policy at Dartmouth College and lives in Hanover with his family.
Burton G. Malkiel is the Chemical Bank Chairman's Professor of Economics Emeritus at Princeton University. He is a former member of the Council of Economic Advisers, dean of the Yale School of Management, and has served on the boards of several major corporations, including Vanguard and Prudential Financial. He is the chief investment officer of Wealthfront.
It makes basic economics interesting for even those who are completely uninterested in the subject.Published 10 days ago by AG
Overall, I can live with most of what this book intends to communicate to readers. If the positions of the authors represented the position of the current political far left, it... Read morePublished 13 days ago by Derek Zweig
Wheelan has a gift for writing, and an ability to teach economic principles effectively through everyday examples. Read morePublished 14 days ago by Dave Fisher
This book was stolen from a library and had sliced pages inside, I am not impressedPublished 17 days ago by Madison Willits
My son had to read this for his AP Economics class in high school. He has really enjoyed the book, so much so that he bought another one by the same author.Published 25 days ago by AM
An informative book which makes economics approachable. Wheel an is an excellent writer.Published 28 days ago by jafb
Quite a fun book to read which explains a lot about economics.Published 29 days ago by Amazon Customer