Knowledge and the Wealth of Nations

by David Warsh

Book Reviews

  • @verbine Thanks for the info and the podcast link. I know there are many angles on this thing! IIRC the economists have also been studying it (not too surprising), but I'm not too familiar with the literature. I think these two books touch on it: to Tweet

About Book

A tour of modern economics as reflected by Paul Romer's new growth theory describes Adam Smith's presentation of a challenging economic puzzle more than two hundred years ago, various efforts and tools that were applied to its solution, and the applications of Romer's solution by some of today's top companies. Reprint.