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

FAREWELL TO ALMS – Gregory Clark

Book can be found here https://amzn.to/2Z4pTRW (this is an Amazon associate link which earns us commission to keep things going) and its summary is below: Why are some parts of the world so rich and others so poor? Why did the Industrial Revolution–and the unprecedented economic growth that came with it–occur in eighteenth-century England, and

Before we begin

If a journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step, Here we will start with our first book summary! Im lucky to be able to read regularly and make notes while doing so, either being my own summary of key points along with direct pasted qoutes from the book (thanks to Kindle or