Books

Dasgupta, Partha

David Warsch of Economic Principals writes “The primer I have enjoyed most, the one I would recommend to a friend who wanted to learn how economists think about the world right now, is one that passed almost completely unnoticed into the stream, perhaps because it is so slight. But then, that is the point of Economics: A Very Short Introduction, by Partha Dasgupta, the Frank Ramsey Professor of Economics at Cambridge University.  He boils down everything that’s ordinarily included in a thousand-page introductory text, and more, to 160 graceful but undersized pages.” Read the review.