How Markets Fail The Logic of Economic Calamities

ISBN-10: 0374173206

ISBN-13: 9780374173203

Edition: 2009

Authors: John Cassidy

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List price: $28.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Publication date: 11/10/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 400
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.606
Language: English

John Cassidyis a journalist atThe New Yorkerand a frequent contributor toThe New York Review of Books. He is the author ofDot.con: How America Lost Its Mind and Money in the Internet Eraand lives in New York City.

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