Tag: Reviews

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

The Price of Everything in college

Joshua Kim from Dartmouth College recommends The Price of Everything for a College introductory economics course, “something to give some life to the textbooks and the supply and demand curves.” He adds, however, “The Price of Everything should be read … Continue reading

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Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

The Harvard Business Review liked it!

Tim Sullivan’s review in the  Harvard Business Review:  “If you want a book on our global connections that’s both entertaining and important, turn to Eduardo Porter’s The Price of Everything: Solving the Mystery of Why We Pay What We Do.”

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Friday, February 4th, 2011

Great review in The New York Times Book Review!

Megan Buskey writes: “At a time of seemingly proliferating risks, though, Porter’s searching book is a welcome reminder of the necessity of prudent decision making.”

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