AVERAGE IS OVER – Tyler Cowen

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2Ql8S4Z (this is an Amazon associate link which earns commission to keep things going) summary and notes below: In this eye-opening book, renowned economist and bestselling author Tyler Cowen explains that phenomenon: High earners are taking ever more advantage of machine intelligence in data analysis and achieving ever-better results. Meanwhile,

SCARCITY- Mullainathan, Sendhil

Book can be found here (an amazon associates link)  https://amzn.to/2qGTnKc (this is an Amazon associate link which earns commission to keep things going) summary and notes below: Drawing on cutting-edge research from behavioral science and economics, Mullainathan and Shafir show that scarcity creates a similar psychology for everyone struggling to manage with less than they

THE UNDEFEATED MIND – Alex Lickman

Book can be found here (an amazon associates link)  https://amzn.to/2JBHvjf (this is an Amazon associate link which earns us commission to keep things going) summary and notes below: Through stories of patients who have used these principles to overcome suffering caused by unemployment, unwanted weight gain, addiction, rejection, chronic pain, retirement, illness, loss, and even death,

CONTAGIOUS: WHY THINGS CATCH ON – Jonah Berger

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2J105B3 (this is an Amazon associate link which earns us commission to keep things going) 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

MASS FLOURISHING- Edmund Phelps

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2M6Td6W (this is an Amazon associate link which earns us commission to keep things going) 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

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 (this is an Amazon associate link which earns us commission to keep things going) 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

TRUST ME, I’M LYING – Ryan Holiday

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2n4OxUW (this is an Amazon associate link which earns us commission to keep things going)and notes & interesting quotes are below: This book catalogs the extent to which media manipulators go in order to create virality for their stories. Somewhat dated given the space moves so fast. # The website

ORIGIN OF WEALTH – Eric. D. Beinhocker

  Book can be found here https://amzn.to/34BqxdD (this is an Amazon associate link which earns us commission to keep things going) and its summary is below: Over 6.4 billion people participate in a $36.5 trillion global economy, designed and overseen by no one. How did this marvel of self-organized complexity evolve? How is wealth created