The Origin of Wealth: Evolution, Complexity, and the Radical Remaking of Economics

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Random House Business, 2006 - Complexity (Philosophy) - 527 pages
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Economics is changing radically. In this groundbreaking text, economic thinker and writer Eric Beinhocker surveys the cutting-edge ideas of the leading economists, physicists, biologists and cognitive scientists who are fundamentally reshaping economics, and brings their work alive.

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User Review  - jerry6030 - LibraryThing

I can’t recall having ever read an author with the clarity of exposition and the depth and breadth of erudition that is demonstrated by Dr. Beinhocker in this book. It is an impressive work. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - brett_in_nyc - LibraryThing

While I don't agree with the opening story that someone in NYC earning $30,000 is implicitly better off than someone living in the Amazon on $0, in principle, I agree with the book in total and ... Read full review


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