John Kenneth Galbraith
John Kenneth Galbraith wrote 33 popular economics books and economics text books. He served as an economist adviser in the Kennedy administration.
“For an academic, Galbraith writes unusually well.” John Gapper.
Books by John Kenneth Galbraith
Interviews where books by John Kenneth Galbraith were recommended
We all have a bit of the rogue trader in us. So says the chief business commentator of the FT, who tells us about the greed, vanity and weakness that can lead to financial disaster. He picks the best books on financial speculation.
It’s not the first period in history that American society has suffered from a crisis of inequality. Former labour secretary, Robert Reich, recommends books to help us understand the response of previous generations to the same kinds of challenges we now face.
The Australian economist and author of Zombie Economics says we need to inspire people with a view of a better society. In short, we need a new utopia.