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The Undercover Economist Strikes Back - How to Run-or Ruin-an Economy

Tim Harford

A provocative and lively exploration of the increasingly important world of macroeconomics, by the author of the bestselling The Undercover Economist. Thanks to the worldwide financial upheaval, economics is no longer a topic we can ignore. From politicians to hedge-fund managers to middle-class IRA holders, everyone must pay attention to how and why the global economy works the way it does. Enter Financial Times columnist and bestselling author Tim Harford. In this new book that demystifies macroeconomics, Harford strips away the spin, the hype, and the jargon to reveal the truth about how the world's economy actually works. With the wit of a raconteur and the clear grasp of an expert, Harford explains what's really happening beyond today's headlines, why all of us should care, and what we can do about it to understand it better.

A provocative and lively exploration of the increasingly important world of macroeconomics, by the author of the bestselling The Undercover Economist. Thanks to the worldwide financial upheaval, economics is no longer a topic we can ignore. From politicians to hedge-fund managers to middle-class IRA holders, everyone must pay attention to how and why the global economy works the way it does. Enter Financial Times columnist and bestselling author Tim Harford. In this new book that demystifies macroeconomics, Harford strips away the spin, the hype, and the jargon to reveal the truth about how the world's economy actually works. With the wit of a raconteur and the clear grasp of an expert, Harford explains what's really happening beyond today's headlines, why all of us should care, and what we can do about it to understand it better.
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A provocative and lively exploration of the increasingly important world of macroeconomics, by the author of the bestselling The Undercover Economist. Thanks to the worldwide financial upheaval, economics is no longer a topic we can ignore. From politicians to hedge-fund managers to middle-class IRA holders, everyone must pay attention to how and why the global economy works the way it does. Enter Financial Times columnist and bestselling author Tim Harford. In this new book that demystifies macroeconomics, Harford strips away the spin, the hype, and the jargon to reveal the truth about how the world's economy actually works. With the wit of a raconteur and the clear grasp of an expert, Harford explains what's really happening beyond today's headlines, why all of us should care, and what we can do about it to understand it better.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cameron Stewart, Gavin Osborne

Length:

7h 29m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

25:43


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

26:28


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

34:50


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

41:09


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

34:53


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

37:52


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

24:12


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

18:55


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

36:34


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

13:30


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

31:03


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

29:00


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

22:21


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

18:28


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

31:35


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

22:30