Economics

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The Wild Story of a Math Genius, a Gang of Backstabbing Bankers, and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History

David Enrich

Custom House, 2017

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John Maynard Keynes

Prometheus Books, 1997

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How We Can Build the Ideal World

Rutger Bregman

Little, Brown US, 2017

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A Short History of the Search for the Right Numbers

Zachary Karabell

Simon & Schuster, 2014

8
The New Dangerous Class

Guy Standing

Bloomsbury, 2014

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What the World Should Have Learned in 2008

Adam Tooze

Foreign Affairs, 2018

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Roberto Pinheiro and Meifeng Yang

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, 2018

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Trends in Absolute Income Mobility Since 1940

Raj Chetty et al.

NBER, 2016

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The Role of Market Concentration and Intangibles

Nicolas Crouzet and Janice Eberly

Fed Kansas City, 2018

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A Personal Statement

Milton Friedman and Rose Friedman

Mariner Books, 1990

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