Create Your Own Economy: The Path to Prosperity in a Disordered World
By Tyler Cowen
Not since the Industrial Revoltion has a man-made creation - the internet - so greatly influenced the way people's minds work. In this book, the author explains why the coming of Web 3.0 is good; why social networking is so necessary and how education, politics, literature and philosophy will become richer as a result.
Tyler Cowen is Professor of Economics at George Mason University.
STAFF PICKS: In the Books - Off to the Printers XI
Posted January 6, 2011, 7:16 PM with category of The CompanyAfter an always busy year-end of hosting our Author Pow-Wow, reading and judging books for our 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards, producing our annual review of business books, planning our Book Awards Party in New York City, trying to keep up with our more mundane and unsung daily tasks, and working on our secret, obviously unannounced plans of world-domination, we're beginning to see the light here in the New Year. One big recent step was sending our annual review off to the printers*, and in a tradition I started last year to wrap up the project, I'd like to share with you here some of what we have written in previous issues. (I've also put links to previous entries in this series at the end of this post. Read more