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Betsey Stevenson

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Betsey Ayer Stevenson is an economist and Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the University of Michigan Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
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The Undercover Economist Strikes Back book cover
The Undercover Economist Strikes Back
How to Run--or Ruin--an Economy
Tim Harford - 2015-01-06 (first published in 2013)
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A provocative and lively exploration of the increasingly important world of macroeconomics, by the author of the bestselling The Undercover Economist. Thanks to the worldwide financial upheaval, economics is no longer a topic we can ignore. From politicians to hedge fund managers to middle-class IRA holders, everyone must pay attention to how and w...
Betsey Stevenson
@MarkVinPaul @mslater_johnson @Gen_Pov @ezraklein This is the audio book you listened to? I find it to be an incredibly relatable explanation of macro ideas. I'm surprised that you didn't like it.      source
What's Going on in There? book cover
What's Going on in There?
How the Brain and Mind Develop in the First Five Years of Life
Lise Eliot - 2000-10-03 (first published in 1999)
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As a research neuroscientist, Lise Eliot has made the study of the human brain her life's work. But it wasn't until she was pregnant with her first child that she became intrigued with the study of brain development. She wanted to know precisely how the baby's brain is formed, and when and how each sense, skill, and cognitive ability is developed. ...
Betsey Stevenson
@ElizWebHand @Claudia_Sahm OMG I LOVED that book. I treated it like my bible when I was pregnant with my first. I have two copies and it was marked up in many places.      source