Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science

October 3, 2013

naked economicsFrom the publisher:

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 more than a good read, it’s a necessary investment—with a blessedly sure rate of return. Demystifying buzzwords, laying bare the truths behind oft-quoted numbers, and answering the questions you were always too embarrassed to ask, the breezy Naked Economics gives readers the tools they need to engage with pleasure and confidence in the deeply relevant, not so dismal science. This revised and updated edition adds commentary on hot topics, including the current economic crisis, globalization, the economics of information, the intersection of economics and politics, and the history—and future—of the Federal Reserve.

Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science, by Charles Wheelan ; foreword by Burton G. Malkiel. Fully rev. and updated. New York : W. W. Norton, 2010. 354 p. ISBN 9780393337648 (pbk.)

For more information on the availability of this title from the University of Toronto Libraries catalogue, click here.

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