Book review: a list of books will be posted on canvas, and each


Book Review: A list of books will be posted on Canvas, and each student will choose one and write a review similar to what one would see in business journals. The book review will be due on the last day of class.

The assignment is to write a 2000-word minimum book review essay of one of the following books (if you wish to do a book that isn’t on this list, please send it to me for approval):

The Winner’s Curse by Richard Thaler

Good Profit by Charles Koch

Whither Socialism? by Joseph Stiglitz

Peddling Prosperity by Paul Krugman

The Armchair Economist by Steven Landsburg

The Undercover Economist by Tim Harford

Eat the Rich by P.J. O’Rourke

Free Our Markets by Howard Baetjer

The Baseball Economist by J.C. Bradbury

The Invisible Hook by Peter Leeson

Rational Rituals by Michael Chwe

The Mystery of Capital by Hernando De Soto

The Hidden Order of the Underworld by David Skarbek

Freakonomics by Levitt and Dubner