By Ha-Joon Chang
Factor 1: there isn't any such factor as unfastened industry.
Thing four: the showering computer has replaced the area greater than the net.
Thing five: suppose the worst approximately humans, and also you get the worst.
Thing thirteen: Making wealthy humans richer doesn't make the remainder of us richer.
If you've puzzled how we didn't see the industrial cave in coming, Ha-Joon Chang is familiar with the reply: We didn't ask what they didn't let us know approximately capitalism. this can be a lighthearted ebook with a major objective: to query the assumptions at the back of the dogma and sheer hype that the dominant institution of neoliberal economists-the apostles of the freemarket-have spun because the Age of Reagan.
Chang, the writer of the foreign bestseller Bad Samaritans, is among the world's most dear economists, a voice of sanity-and wit-in the culture of John Kenneth Galbraith and Joseph Stiglitz. 23 issues They Don't let you know approximately Capitalism equips readers with an knowing of the way worldwide capitalism works-and doesn't. In his ultimate bankruptcy, "How to Rebuild the World," Chang deals a imaginative and prescient of the way we will form capitalism to humane ends, rather than turning into slaves of the market.
Ha-Joon Chang teaches within the college of Economics on the college of Cambridge. His books contain the bestselling Bad Samaritans: the parable of loose Trade and the Secret background of Capitalism. His Kicking Away the Ladder got the 2003 Myrdal Prize, and, in 2005, Chang used to be offered the Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of financial idea.
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