Understanding Economics

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Economics in One Lesson: The Shortest and Surest Way to Understand Basic Economics
1.  Economics in One Lesson: The Shortest and Surest Way to Understand Basic Economics by Henry Hazlitt
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  "Boils economics down to its essentials. Start here! The chapter on the Broken Window Fallacy is a classic."
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The Way the World Works (Gateway Contemporary)
2.  The Way the World Works (Gateway Contemporary) by Jude Wanniski
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  "The supply-side manifesto. Read it and keep up to date with the author's web site http://www.polyconomics.com"
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The Seven Fat Years: And How to Do It Again
3.  The Seven Fat Years: And How to Do It Again by Robert L. Bartley
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  "A blow-by-blow description of the economic boom started by Reagan's tax cut. Counters every liberal myth about the so-called "Decade of Greed"."
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Fair Play
4.  Fair Play by Steven E. Landsburg
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  "Landsburg will make you think about everyday life."
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Armchair Economist: Economics & Everyday Life
5.  Armchair Economist: Economics & Everyday Life by Steven E. Landsburg
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  "An earlier book by Landsburg. The football chapter is great."
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The Incredible Bread Machine: A Study of Capitalism, Freedom, & the State
6.  The Incredible Bread Machine: A Study of Capitalism, Freedom, & the State by R. W. Grant
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  "I haven't seen this edition. The older one was written by college students to explain the basics of economics. I assume this is an update."
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The Little Red Hen (Paul Galdone Classics)
7.  The Little Red Hen (Paul Galdone Classics) by Paul Galdone
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  "Supply side economics illustrated in a parable. Production must precede consumption. Consumption is the incentive for production. Everyone read and learn from this "children's book"."
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The Ant and the Grasshopper
8.  The Ant and the Grasshopper by Aesop
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  "The importance of saving, illustrated."
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The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs (Usborne First Reading Level 3)
9.  The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs (Usborne First Reading Level 3) by Mairi Mackinnon
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  "We are much too smart to kill the goose. We just tax it until it quits laying."
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