WHAT WOULD THE GREAT ECONOMISTS DO?
How Twelve Brilliant Minds Would Solve Today's Biggest Problems
This concise history of modern economics, presented in clear and accessible prose, explores how the findings of the trailblazers who developed the field could solve current issues ranging from global inequality to spurring innovation. Among the economists included are Adam Smith, David Ricardo, Karl Marx, John Maynard Keynes, Milton Friedman, Douglass North, and Robert Solow. An epilog addresses the future of globalization.