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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 em Naked Economics em gives readers the tools they need to engage with pleasure and confidence in the deeply relevant em not em 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 .

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Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science
Title:Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science
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ISBN:0393337642
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Number of Pages:384
Category:Economics, Non fiction, Business, Finance, Science
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Consider the bill br br br 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 stupidity What makes a bill actually worth twenty dollars In the third volume of his best selling em Naked em series Charles Wheelan uses this seemingly simple question to open the door to the surprisingly colorful world of money and banking br br br The search for an answer triggers countless other questions along the way Why does paper money fiat currency if you want to be fancy even exist And why do some nations like Zimbabwe in the s print so much of it that it becomes more valuable as toilet paper than as currency How do central banks use the power of money creation to stop financial crises Why does most of Europe share a common currency and why has that arrangement caused so much trouble And will payment apps bitcoin or other new technologies render all of this moot br br br In em Naked Money em Wheelan tackles all of the above and more showing us how our banking and monetary systems should work in ideal situations and revealing the havoc and suffering caused in real situations by inflation deflation illiquidity and other monetary effects Throughout Wheelan s uniquely bright eyed whimsical style brings levity and clarity to a subject often devoid of both With illuminating stories from Argentina Zimbabwe North Korea America China and elsewhere around the globe Wheelan demystifies the curious world behind the paper in our wallets and the digits in our bank accounts, strong Explains our global economy in a way that is gasp actually entertaining em Book Magazine em strong br br 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 em Naked Economics em gives readers the tools they need to engage with pleasure and confidence in the deeply relevant em not em so dismal science br br 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 br br Also available a href https www goodreads com book show naked statistics rel nofollow em Naked Statistics em a, Dramatic aerial images by renowned photographer Terry Evans celebrate one of the world s foremost cities at the outset of the st century One hundred and twenty sumptuous four color photographs take the reader on a fascinating tour of Chicago and its environs in all four seasons revealing its unique features its incomparable lakefront cutting edge skyscrapers and diverse residential neighborhoods as well as the lush farms and landscapes beyond the city s borders br With the population of the Chicago region expected to increase by two million over the next years ensuring that the city grows in a manner that adds to rather than detracts from its beauty desirability and prosperity is essential In Revealing Chicago Evans s spectacular photographs and Charles Wheelan s thoughtful text not only tell the current story of the city but also expose the challenges environmental economic and social it faces with continued development An aesthetic tour de force this singular volume highlights the importance of making decisions today that will enable Chicago to sustain its prominence into the future, A new textbook by Charles Wheelan author of Naked Economics Introduction to Public Policy uses economic principles to demonstrate that sound public policy occurs when unfettered private markets provide the greatest good for the greatest number Only when it does not do this is government intervention needed