Takes the top 50 economic theories and explains them to the general reader. From Marxism to Mercantilism, this title presents the 'crash' course in economic theory.
Editor Donald Marron is visiting professor at the Georgetown Public Policy Institute in Washington DC, where he teaches public finance and macroeconomics. He has had a diverse career as a professor, consultant and entrepreneur and from 2002 to 2009 served in various senior positions advising Congress and the White House.
The perfect book for anyone confused by the whole subject of
economics ... Lightning insights are given into economic concepts
from the past and present that effect our lives ... It's
fascinating. -- Choice
[a] clever approach to digesting information. -- Diplomat