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The book is a quick, fun, and dense with information and insight.
In essence, Mr. Cowen is arguing that the technological change has slowed down and living standards aren't increasing as fast as they used to.
This book was very interesting to read because it talks about the great changes that await us in the future.
For active followers of MarginalRevolution.com, this book is unnecessary. The book is a jumbled collation of bloggish thoughts. Read morePublished 2 months ago by ljm
Cowen helps put our current economic malaise in perspective, pointing out that our really good years are behind us because their major underlying contributors are 'used up. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Loyd E. Eskildson
According to Tyler Cowen, Land, Technology and Uneducated Kids provided the America of early days an incredible diet of “low hanging fruit. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Dave Kinnear
This book does a great job of putting in simple terms the origins of our 2008 economic crisis and what we can expect from it in the coming years. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Samuel C. Pence
greatly enjoyed both the opinion and the way in which Mr. Cowen presented his argument. A very well referenced and researched piece and one that i iwll be recommending to... Read morePublished 18 months ago by FCBwolf66
My review is probably a little biased since I arrived at a similar conclusion about the state of economic development in the world a few years ago. Read morePublished 20 months ago by David Clark
In essence, Mr. Cowen is arguing that the technological change has slowed down and living standards aren't increasing as fast as they used to. Read morePublished 21 months ago by ThomasW
This little book contains some very good observations, albeit with fairly simple economic analysis, once we get past the overused metaphor of having picked the low hanging fruit. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Gderf
This is a short and sharp discussion of why America's growth prospects currently seem so dim. Cowen argues that we have already captured all the benefits to be had from our... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Samuel J. Sharp