THE ECONOMICS BOOK
From Xenophon to Cryptocurrency, 250 Milestones in the History of Economics
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From the philosophical dialogues of ancient Greece and the moral contemplations of medieval Europe to deregulation and Bitcoin, this colorfully illustrated collection takes readers through milestones in the science of the production, sale, and purchase of goods and services.
Concise and informative essays examine a wide range of subjects, revealing entertaining stories and world-changing developments in the field, and shedding light on topics such as mercantilism, the Enlightenment, communism, econometrics, Keynesianism, macroeconomics, game theory, cliometrics, market design theory, and the "Keynesian Resurgence" that emerged in the wake of the Great Recession in the 2000s.
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