Economics for the Rest of Us: Debunking the Science That Makes Life Dismal
Moshe Adler (Author)
April 05, 2011
5.4 X 0.7 X 7.2 inches | 0.55 pounds
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About the Author
Moshe Adler teaches economics at Columbia University and at the Harry Van Arsdale Jr. Center for Labor Studies at Empire State College. His articles and editorials have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, Counterpunch, and Truthdig, as well as in the most prestigious academic journals. He lives in New York City.
"Masterful. [A] delightful and entertaining book."
--Elaine Bernard, executive director, Labor &Worklife Program at Harvard Law School "Reminds us of a basic, humbling fact that's been forgotten in our market-obsessed world: there is really no such thing as 'the economy, ' there are only people."
--Eric Laursen, co-author of Understanding the Crash "Thoughtful arguments... This excellent book will add a controversial perspective on critical issues of our time."
--Booklist "A stimulating introduction to contested economic theory... Highly recommended."