CONTAGIOUS: WHY THINGS CATCH ON – Jonah Berger

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2J105B3 summary and notes below: Contagious combines groundbreaking research with powerful stories. Learn how a luxury steakhouse found popularity through the lowly cheese-steak, why anti-drug commercials might have actually increased drug use, and why more than 200 million consumers shared a video about one of the seemingly most boring products there

MASS FLOURISHING- Edmund Phelps

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2M6Td6W summary and notes below: In this book, Nobel Prize-winning economist Edmund Phelps draws on a lifetime of thinking to make a sweeping new argument about what makes nations prosper – and why the sources of that prosperity are under threat today. Why did prosperity explode in some nations between

SOLOMON’S KNOT: HOW LAW CAN END THE POVERTY OF NATIONS – Robert D Cooter & Hans-Bernd Schafer

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2OoRjzY summary and notes below: In Solomon’s Knot, Cooter and Schäfer propose a legal theory of economic growth that details how effective property, contract, and business laws help to unite capital and ideas. They also demonstrate why ineffective private and business laws are the root cause of the poverty of nations