The Economic Naturalist
In Search of Explanations for Everyday Enigmas
By Robert H. Frank
(Basic Books, Hardcover, 9780465002177, 240pp.)
Publication Date: June 2007
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
Categories: Economics - Theory
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The fascinating and playful guide to how economics explains the simple but profound ideas that govern our world
Robert H. Frank is the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and Professor of Economics at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management. His Economic Scene” column appears monthly in the New York Times. His previous books include The Winner-Take-All Society (with Philip Cook), Luxury Fever, and Principles of Economics (with Ben Bernanke). Frank’s many awards include the Apple Distinguished Teaching Award and the Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought. He lives in Ithaca, New York.