Naked Economics Undressing the Dismal Science Fully Revised and Updated

Written By Charles Wheelan
Naked Economics  Undressing the Dismal Science  Fully Revised and Updated
  • Publsiher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 19 April 2010
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 11 reviews
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Naked Economics Undressing the Dismal Science Fully Revised and Updated

Naked Economics  Undressing the Dismal Science  Fully Revised and Updated
  • Author : Charles Wheelan
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2010-04-19
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : "Clear, concise, informative, witty and, believe it or not, entertaining." —Chicago Tribune Finally! A book about economics that won’t put you to sleep. In fact, you won’t be able to put this bestseller down. In our challenging economic climate, this perennial favorite of students and general readers is ...

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  • Author : Milkyway Media
  • Publisher : Milkyway Media
  • Release Date : 2018-08-31
  • Total pages : 15
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Naked Economics: Understanding the Dismal Science (2002, 2010) by Charles Wheelan offers a general introduction to the principles of economics. Putting economic principles into practice is often difficult to accomplish because the correct actions for stability and progress are often counterintuitive. Purchase this in-depth summary to learn more....

Naked Economics Undressing the Dismal Science

Naked Economics  Undressing the Dismal Science
  • Author : Charles Wheelan
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2003-09-17
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Seeks to provide a genuinely engaging and comprehensive primer to economics that explains key concepts without technical jargon and using common-sense examples. Reprint. 20,000 first printing....

Naked Economics Undressing the Dismal Science

Naked Economics  Undressing the Dismal Science
  • Author : Charles Wheelan
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2019-01-01
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : International bestseller "Clear, concise, informative, [and] witty." —Chicago Tribune At last! A new edition of the economics book that won’t put you to sleep. In fact, you won’t be able to put this bestseller down. In our challenging economic climate, this perennial favorite of students and general readers ...

Naked Economics

Naked Economics
  • Author : Charles J. Wheelan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Seeks to provide an engaging and comprehensive primer to economics that explains key concepts without technical jargon and using common-sense examples....

Naked Money A Revealing Look at Our Financial System

Naked Money  A Revealing Look at Our Financial System
  • Author : Charles Wheelan
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2016-04-04
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Charles Wheelan’s wonderfully whimsical, best-selling Naked series tackles the weird, surprisingly colorful world of money and banking. Consider the $20 bill. It has no more value, as a simple slip of paper, than Monopoly money. Yet even children recognize that tearing one into small pieces is an act of inconceivable ...

Naked Statistics Stripping the Dread from the Data

Naked Statistics  Stripping the Dread from the Data
  • Author : Charles Wheelan
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2013-01-07
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : “Brilliant, funny . . . the best math teacher you never had.”—San Francisco Chronicle Once considered tedious, the field of statistics is rapidly evolving into a discipline Hal Varian, chief economist at Google, has actually called “sexy.” From batting averages and political polls to game shows and medical research, the real-world application ...

Jordan and the World Trading System

Jordan and the World Trading System
  • Author : Bashar H. Malkawi
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2018-12-05
  • Total pages : 377
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Doctoral Thesis / Dissertation from the year 2017 in the subject Orientalism / Sinology - Arabistic, grade: 3, Washington College (American University), course: law, language: English, abstract: Arab countries are attempting to broaden their engagement in the multilateral trading system in a manner that has many implications. Not only have some Arab countries either ...

Debunking Economics

Debunking Economics
  • Author : Steve Keen
  • Publisher : Zed Books
  • Release Date : 2001-07-28
  • Total pages : 335
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : What is the score card for economics at the start of the new millennium? While there are many different schools of economic thought, it is the neo-classical school, with its alleged understanding and simplistic advocacy of the market, that has become equated in the public mind with economics. This book ...

Reasonably Simple Economics

Reasonably Simple Economics
  • Author : Evan Osborne
  • Publisher : Apress
  • Release Date : 2013-05-20
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : The goal of Reasonably Simple Economics is, not surprisingly, simple: to help us think like economists. When we do, so much of the world that seemed mysterious or baffling becomes more clear and understandable—improving our lives and providing new tools to succeed in business and career. In a chatty ...

Debunking Economics

Debunking Economics
  • Author : Professor Steve Keen
  • Publisher : Zed Books Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2011-09-22
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Debunking Economics exposes what many non-economists may have suspected and a minority of economists have long known: that economic theory is not only unpalatable, but also plain wrong. When the original Debunking was published back in 2001, the market economy seemed invincible, and conventional 'neoclassical' economic theory basked in the limelight. ...

Filthy Lucre

Filthy Lucre
  • Author : Joseph Heath
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
  • Release Date : 2010-06-01
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Economists have a bad reputation. Not only do they assume that everyone is self-interested and amoral, they are almost always cheerleaders for the free market. As a result, most people who do not already share their beliefs ignore everything that economists have to say. This is a problem. Even among ...

10 1 2 Things No Commencement Speaker Has Ever Said

10 1   2 Things No Commencement Speaker Has Ever Said
  • Author : Charles Wheelan
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2012-05-07
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : “A book filled with so much wisdom that I have no choice but to recommend it.”—Craig Wilson, USA Today The antidote to those cotton-candy platitudes that are all too familiar to anyone who’s ever worn a mortarboard, Wheelan’s 101 head-turning aphorisms—backed up by a PhD in public ...

Naked Money

Naked Money
  • Author : Charles J. Wheelan
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : "The best-selling author of Naked Statistics and Naked Economics explores the colorful world of money and banking to answer such questions as how money creation is used to counter financial crises, why the shared European currency has caused so much trouble and how Bitcoin will impact the future, "--NoveList....

Debunking Economics Digital Edition Revised Expanded and Integrated

Debunking Economics  Digital Edition   Revised  Expanded and Integrated
  • Author : Professor Steve Keen
  • Publisher : Zed Books Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2011-09-22
  • Total pages : 621
  • ISBN : 9780393079753
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Summary : Debunking Economics exposes what many non-economists may have suspected and a minority of economists have long known: that economic theory is not only unpalatable, but also plain wrong. When the original Debunking was published back in 2001, the market economy seemed invincible, and conventional 'neoclassical' economic theory basked in the limelight. ...