The Next Fifty Things That Made the Modern Economy

The Next Fifty Things That Made the Modern Economy

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In ‘Fifty Things that Made the Modern Economy’, the revolutionary, acclaimed book, radio series and podcast, bestselling economist Tim Harford introduced us to a selection of fifty radical inventions that changed the world. Now, in this book, Harford once again brings us an array of remarkable, memorable, curious and often unexpected ‘things’ – inventions that teach us lessons by turns intimate and sweeping about the complex world economy we live in today. From the brick, blockchain and the bicycle to fire, the factory and fundraising, and from solar PV and the pencil to the postage stamp, this brilliant and enlightening collection resonates, fascinates and stimulates.

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Weight0.28 kg
Dimensions19.6 × 12.4 × 2.6 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

352

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

338.064 (edition:23)

Readership

College – higher education / Code: F