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The economics of arrival: Ideas for a grown-up economy

it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  4 reviews
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Kindle Edition, 312 pages
Published January 15th 2019 by Policy Press
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Lisa Hough-Stewart
Jan 24, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A vital book for anyone who believes that a better economic system is possible and wants to take immediate steps towards it. It made me feel hopeful, and the central concept of arrival and making ourselves at home really resonated with me.
D.K. Powell
May 03, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Firstly, I feel I need to point out there are two authors to this book, not one. It is the unnamed author on Goodreads - Jeremy Williams - whose writings I've followed for many years, who is the reason I bought a copy for myself. His writings on environment, technology, architecture and a host of other areas concerned with stepping us 'back from the brink' have been inspiring reading for me for longer than I care to remember.

I'll say from the start, this book is phenomenal. In my opinion, it sho
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Daria
Feb 22, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Great read. Very timely and in a way therapeutic book. Especially, if the news and the nature of political and economic debates have been making you increasingly depressed in the last years. The authors propose a very bold shift in the terms of the debate about the future of economic development both in developed and developing economies.
Mark Bradley
Jan 25, 2019 rated it it was amazing
An acccessible, compelling, hopeful account of how the economy can be designed differently.
Packed with examples, metaphors, insights and humour.
Highly recommended!
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