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Dear undercover economist

by Tim Harford

  • 44 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Economics -- Psychological aspects,
  • Conduct of life -- Economic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTim Harford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB74.P8 H374 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23174489M
    ISBN 109780812980103
    LC Control Number2009005682

      Buy Dear Undercover Economist by Tim Harford from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Tim Harford writes the Undercover Economist column, and was previously an economics leader writer for the FT. He first joined the newspaper as Peter Martin Fellow in Tim is the author of Occupation: Undercover Economist.

    Dear Undercover Economist. (Other than this book, of course.) Economists might not be the first people you would think of to give you advice on such diverse areas as parenting, the intricacies of etiquette or the dark arts of seduction. But for years bestselling author Tim Harford has been doing just that: answering the most challenging. Tim Harford is an award-winning journalist, economist, and ’s the author of the bestselling The Undercover Economist, The Undercover Economist Strikes Back, Messy, Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy, Adapt, and The Logic of d is currently a senior columnist at the Financial Times and host of the BBC Radio 4 program More or Less.

    News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication.   Booktopia has Dear Undercover Economist, The very best letters from the Dear Economist column by Tim Harford. Buy a discounted Paperback of Dear Undercover Economist online from Australia's leading online : Paperback.


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