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Will Robots Really Create an Employment “Death Spiral”?

Jay Richards, author of THE HUMAN ADVANTAGE, explains why we shouldn’t panic over the future of automation and artificial intelligence.


Are Gun Manufacturing and Industrial Life Inextricably Tied?

Priya Satia, author of Empire of Guns, explores the ways in which gun manufacturing drove the Industrial Revolution, and continues to fund our world today.


8 Finance Books That’ll Help to Get You On Your Feet in 2018

These 8 books will help you to understand the world of economics, expand your knowledge, and guide you on your own personal financial journey.


Misconceptions About Globalization and the Truth About Supply Chains

Finbarr Livesey, author of From Global to Local, combats false assumptions on globalization and urges us to restructure our beliefs on the global economy.


On the Ubiquitous, Economy-Shaping, Library-Defining Billy Bookcase

An excerpted chapter from Tim Harford's book, Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy, discussing the significance of the Billy bookshelf from IKEA.


The Origins of What Color Is Your Parachute: Dick Bolles’s Editor Reflects

The editor of Richard Bolles's classic, What Color Is Your Parachute?, reflects back on working with Dick, the origins of the title, and the book's legacy.