Saturday, May 24, 2014

Bourgeois Dignity by Deirdre McCloskey

An interesting book on why the western world got rich in the 17th and 18th centuries while China, Africa and the Muslim world did not. U of Illinois econ historian Deirdre McCloskey says it is not what we think - innovation and markets - but rather it was simply giving the innovators and entrepreneurs respect! and freedom to operate.

At AmazonBourgeois Dignity: Why Economics Can't Explain the Modern World

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