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How to Make Money on Mars: A Guide to Martian Economics

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Once a far off dream, colonizing Mars is a very real possibility with the announcement of SpaceX’s plan to get humans there in the next decade. But how do you pay for it? What are the economic benefits? Why haven’t we done it before?

The answers might astound and surprise you as Mayne explains that colonizing Mars could lead to the biggest economic boom in history. Looking
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Kindle Edition, 71 pages
Published October 31st 2016
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Bailey Marissa
An informative and short book that lays out a plan to how humans can both explore Mars and not go broke doing so.

Disclaimer: I'm on Andrew Mayne's email list and received this for free. This in no way affects my opinion of this book. (Blah, blah, blah, we all know the drill.)
Jeff Zufelt
Jan 29, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Enjoyable and thought provoking

It was an enjoyable and thought provoking look at mars colonization and the economic case for it. As well as the effects it will have on other space travel.
Nancy
Jan 06, 2017 rated it really liked it
Based on the title and what I know about Andrew Mayne I thought this was going to be a tongue-in-cheek sci-fi story.

I was wrong. Add "savvy businessman" to the list of things this guy can do. The book is literally a well developed plan to turn the race to Mars into an investment that not only funds itself, but creates all of thousands of jobs that we don't have to outsource. Nor do we even have to leave Earth.

Oh, and none of the ways to make money involve a Total Recall fantasy, or a two week
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Bryan Spencer
Nov 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Let's go to mars.

A great thought about how the economics of mars could work. We could see this in our lifetime. A must read if you are into space.
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