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Economics has been described in the past as having the envy of the hard sciences, such as physics or mathematics. Read morePublished 20 months ago by James East
I had this to read for one of my classes in college and over the years i must have lost the one i had. Read morePublished 23 months ago by handyandqu
I went through a ridiculous number of highlighters and tape flags marking this book. It provided a fascinating look at how theorists are bringing economics into the 20th Century. Read morePublished on January 7, 2014 by Jon E. Jeckell
A fascinating read! Clearly the social science of economics is becoming more complex - as is the world in general. Read morePublished on December 25, 2013 by Harold Kyte
The best so far (as i know at least) introduction to the realistic theory of Complexity Economics. Methodologically a must for any reader, who is going to look at reality instead... Read morePublished on June 28, 2013 by Igor Mandel
I have just completed reading the book. A 526 page book!
I must admit that it is just about the best book that I have ever read on the issues/pitfalls of neoclassical... Read more
I've read this book in 2007, when I had just started an undergraduate course in economics. After reading it, I was greatly impressed and even became somewhat skeptical of orthodox... Read morePublished on July 2, 2010 by CaRaPr
It looks intimidating at 526 pages (454 pages plus notes and index) but Beinhocker's expository skills give the book an easy to ready narrative style. Read morePublished on November 9, 2009 by Amazon Customer
In this massive, erudite book, Eric D. Beinhocker offers a history of economics, and an informative discussion of the scientific basis and shortcomings of conventional economic... Read morePublished on July 20, 2009 by Rolf Dobelli