Diane Coyle, CBE, OBE, FAcSS is an economist and a former advisor to the UK Treasury. She was vice-chairman of the BBC Trust, the governing body of the British Broadcasting Corporation, and was a member of the UK Competition Commission from 2001 until 2019.
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If you've been gripped by the saga of what happened in UK government in 2020, you'll want to read this important book by @gillkernick – source
Onions and eternal vigilance: (on the wonderful book by @charlesjkenny ) – source
@dgwbirch I know a great book about that.... – source
Great essay, about a great book by @DavidEdmonds100 I’ve been reading a lot about 1920s Vienna - lockdown bonus – source
@DavidSkarbek Love that book! – source
@Ed_Crooks @derek_brower @JasonBordoff It’s a wonderful book! – source
Why do stock and housing markets sometimes experience amazing booms followed by massive busts and why is this happening more and more frequently? In order to answer these questions, William Quinn and John D. Turner take us on a riveting ride through the history of financial bubbles, visiting, among other places, Paris and London in 1720, Latin Amer...
Terrific book! – source
@billt That’s a great book! – source
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Gloomy letter du jour. I recently reread Name of the Rose - excellent book: – source
Also recommended byNancy Pearl
A leading economist offers a radically new approach to the economic analysis of the lawIn The Republic of Beliefs, Kaushik Basu, one of the world's leading economists, argues that the traditional economic analysis of the law has significant flaws and has failed to answer certain critical questions satisfactorily. Why are good laws drafted but never...
It’s a great book! – source
Also recommended byJason Furman