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The First Wealth

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The Fixer

Maureen Burke profiles Nobel laureate Alvin E. Roth, who uses game theory to make people’s lives better

webcast Tour Roth's lab
webcast Roth on repugnant markets

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Taxing Principles

Ruud De Mooij and Michael Keen
Making the best of a necessary evil

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How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life: An Unexpected Guide to Human Nature and Happiness , Russ Roberts

The Social Life of Money, Nigel Dodd

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