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Product Description: From the authors:See the Invisible Hand. Understand Your World.  That's the tagline of Modern Principles and our teaching philosophy. Nobel laureate Vernon Smith put it this way: At the heart of economics is a scientific mystery… a scientific mystery as deep, fundamental and inspiring as that of the expanding universe or the forces that bind matter… How is order produced from freedom of choice? We want students to be inspired by this mystery and by how economists have begun to solve it...read more

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9781429250146, titled "Modern Principles of Economics: Economics" | Unbnd edition (Worth Pub, October 9, 2009), cover price $149.10 | About this edition: From the authors:See the Invisible Hand.

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Product Description: Book by Cowen, Tyler, Tabarrok, Alex

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9781429254144 | Pck pap/ps edition (Worth Pub, September 15, 2009), cover price $222.95 | About this edition: Book by Cowen, Tyler, Tabarrok, Alex

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Product Description: Book by Cowen, Tyler

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9781429245005 | W H Freeman & Co, July 17, 2009, cover price $68.05 | About this edition: Book by Cowen, Tyler

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Product Description: How will we live well in a super-networked, information-soaked, yet predictably irrational world? The only way to know is to understand how the way we think is changing. As economist Tyler Cowen boldly shows in Create Your Own Economy, the way we think now is changing more rapidly than it has in a very long time...read more

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9780525951230 | E P Dutton, July 9, 2009, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: How will we live well in a super-networked, information-soaked, yet predictably irrational world?

Links globalization to changing trends in modern culture to present a case for a more sympathetic understanding of cross-cultural trade, considering such topics as the market exchange versus aesthetic quality, the impact of technology on art, and the affect of globalization on societal intelligence. (Social Science)

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9780691090160 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Links globalization to changing trends in modern culture to present a case for a more sympathetic understanding of cross-cultural trade, considering such topics as the market exchange versus aesthetic quality, the impact of technology on art, and the affect of globalization on societal intelligence.

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9780691117836 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 2004, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: A Frenchman rents a Hollywood movie.

Miscellaneous:

9781400825189 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 2, 2008, cover price $26.95

Demonstrates how to use hidden economic principles behind everyday situations to reach one's personal goals, from reading a classic novel to finding a dentist, in a guide that demonstrates how to make the most of non-monetary incentives.
By Tyler Cowen and David Drummond (narrator)

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9781400105373 | Abridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 1, 2007), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Demonstrates how to use hidden economic principles behind everyday situations to reach one's personal goals, from reading a classic novel to finding a dentist, in a guide that demonstrates how to make the most of non-monetary incentives.

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Demonstrates how to use hidden economic principles behind everyday situations to reach one's personal goals, from reading a classic novel to finding a dentist, in a guide that demonstrates how to make the most of non-monetary incentives.
By Tyler Cowen and David Drummond (narrator)

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9781400135370 | Abridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 1, 2007), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Demonstrates how to use hidden economic principles behind everyday situations to reach one's personal goals, from reading a classic novel to finding a dentist, in a guide that demonstrates how to make the most of non-monetary incentives.

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Product Description: One of America’s most respected economists presents a quirky, incisive romp through everyday life that reveals how you can turn economic reasoning to your advantage—often when you least expect it to be relevant.Like no other economist, Tyler Cowen shows how economic notions—such as incentives, signals, and markets—apply far more widely than merely to the decisions of social planners, governments, and big business...read more

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9780525950257 | E P Dutton, August 2, 2007, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Demonstrates how to use hidden economic principles behind everyday situations to reach one's personal goals, from reading a classic novel to finding a dentist, in a guide that demonstrates how to make the most of non-monetary incentives.

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9780452289635 | Reprint edition (Plume, May 27, 2008), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: One of America’s most respected economists presents a quirky, incisive romp through everyday life that reveals how you can turn economic reasoning to your advantage—often when you least expect it to be relevant.

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9781400155378 | Mp3 abr edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 1, 2007), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Demonstrates how to use hidden economic principles behind everyday situations to reach one's personal goals, from reading a classic novel to finding a dentist, in a guide that demonstrates how to make the most of non-monetary incentives.

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Product Description: This intriguing work explores the world of three amate artists. A native tradition, all of their painting is done in Mexico, yet, the finished product is sold almost exclusively to wealthy American art buyers.Cowen examines this cultural interaction between Mexico and the United States to see how globalization shapes the lives and the work of the artists and their families...read more

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9780472098897 | Univ of Michigan Pr, April 20, 2005, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This intriguing work explores the world of three amate artists.

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9780472068890 | Univ of Michigan Pr, April 20, 2005, cover price $33.50 | About this edition: This intriguing work explores the world of three amate artists.

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Product Description: Recent years have seen the development of new theories of market failure based on asymmetric information and network effects. According to the new paradigm, we can expect substantial failure in the markets for labor, credit, insurance, software, new technologies and even used cars, to give but a few examples...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Tyler Cowen and Eric Crampton (editor)

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9781843760252 | Edward Elgar Pub, February 1, 2003, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Recent years have seen the development of new theories of market failure based on asymmetric information and network effects.

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9781843760856 | Edward Elgar Pub, April 1, 2004, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: Recent years have seen the development of new theories of market failure based on asymmetric information and network effects.

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Product Description: In a world where more people know who Princess Di was than who their own senators are, where Graceland draws more visitors per year than the White House, and where Michael Jordan is an industry unto himself, fame and celebrity are central currencies...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780674001558 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 29, 2000, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In a world where more people know who Princess Di was than who their own senators are, where Graceland draws more visitors per year than the White House, and where Michael Jordan is an industry unto himself, fame and celebrity are central currencies.

Paperback:

9780674008090 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 8, 2002, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: In a world where more people know who Princess Di was than who their own senators are, where Graceland draws more visitors per year than the White House, and where Michael Jordan is an industry unto himself, fame and celebrity are central currencies.

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Product Description: Does a market economy encourage or discourage music, literature, and the visual arts? Do economic forces of supply and demand help or harm the pursuit of creativity? This book seeks to redress the current intellectual and popular balance and to encourage a more favorable attitude toward the commercialization of culture that we associate with modernity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780674445918 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 26, 1998, cover price $46.50 | About this edition: Does a market economy encourage or discourage music, literature, and the visual arts?

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9780674001886 | Harvard Univ Pr, April 14, 2000, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Does a market economy encourage or discourage music, literature, and the visual arts?

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Product Description: Economic Welfare presents an important collection of leading writings in the fields of policy evaluation. The volume focuses on the conceptual issues behind welfare economics, drawing upon contributions from economics, moral philosophy and social philosophy...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Tyler Cowen (editor)

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9781858989310 | Edward Elgar Pub, February 1, 2000, cover price $350.00 | About this edition: Economic Welfare presents an important collection of leading writings in the fields of policy evaluation.

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Product Description: This book, for students and specialists in Monetary Economics, is the first systematic examination of monetary economics from a new monetary economics viewpoint - one in which markets provide financial services without recourse to traditional concepts of money.

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9781557860712 | Blackwell Pub, April 1, 1994, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: This book, for students and specialists in Monetary Economics, is the first systematic examination of monetary economics from a new monetary economics viewpoint - one in which markets provide financial services without recourse to traditional concepts of money.

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Product Description: Assertions of market failure are usually based on Paul Samuelson's theory of public goods and externalities. This book both develops that theory and challenges the conclusion of many economists and policy-makers that market failures cannot be corrected by market forces...read more
By Tyler Cowen (editor)

Paperback:

9781560005704 | Transaction Pub, June 1, 1992, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: Assertions of market failure are usually based on Paul Samuelson's theory of public goods and externalities.

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Product Description: This book is unique in that it contains many of the developments of Paul Samuelson's theory of public goods and externalities. The common feature of those developments is that they challenge the market failure conclusion that many economists and policymakers have drawn from Samuelson's theory...read more
By Tyler Cowen (editor)

Hardcover:

9780913969137 | George Mason Univ Pr, November 1, 1988, cover price $84.50 | About this edition: This book is unique in that it contains many of the developments of Paul Samuelson's theory of public goods and externalities.

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