Best Sellers: Business-Economics, March 22, 2012

May 2011 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way To Fight Global Poverty
Duflo, Esther
Public Affairs: Perseus
2011. ISBN 9781586487980. $26.99

2) The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World
Yergin, Daniel
Penguin Group (USA)
2011. ISBN 9781594202834. $37.95

3) Age of Greed: The Triumph of Finance and the Decline of America, 1970 to the Present
Madrick, Jeff
Alfred A. Knopf
2011. ISBN 9781400041718. $30

4) Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World
Lewis, Michael
W.W. Norton
2011. ISBN 9780393081817. $25.95

5) Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius
Nasar, Sylvia
Simon & Schuster
2011. ISBN 9780684872988. $35

6) The Price of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue and Prosperity
Sachs, Jeffrey D.
Random House
2011. ISBN 9781400068418. $27

7) The Darwin Economy: Liberty, Competition, and the Common Good
Frank, Robert H.
Princeton University Press
2011. ISBN 9780691153193. $26.95

8) Debt: The First 5,000 Years
Graeber, David
Melville House
2011. ISBN 9781933633862. $32

9) A Great Leap Forward: 1930s Depression and U.S. Economic Growth
Field, Alexander J.
Yale University Press
2011. ISBN 9780300151091. $45

10) Unnatural Selection: Choosing Boys Over Girls, and the Consequences of a World Full of Men
Hvistendahl, Mara
Public Affairs: Perseus
2011. ISBN 9781586488505. $26.99

11) Understanding Global Trade
Helpman, Elhanan
Belknap: Harvard University Press
2011. ISBN 9780674060784. $23.95

12) Reckless Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, and Corruption Led to Economic Armageddon
Morgenson, Gretchen
Times Books: Holt
2011. ISBN 9780805091205. $30

13) Beauty Pays: Why Attractive People Are More Successful
Hamermesh, Daniel S.
Princeton University Press
2011. ISBN 9780691140469. $24.95

14) Confidence Men: Wall Street, Washington, and the Education of a President
Suskind, Ron
2011. ISBN 9780061429255. $29.99

15) The Daily You: How the New Advertising Industry Is Defining Your Identity and Your Worth
Turow, Joseph
Yale University Press
2012. ISBN 9780300165012. $28

16) Unified Growth Theory
Galor, Oded
Princeton University Press
2011. ISBN 9780691130026. $59.50

17) Money and Power: How Goldman Sachs Came To Rule the World
Cohan, William D.
2011. ISBN 9780385523844. $30.50

18) The Moral Foundation of Economic Behavior
Rose, David C.
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780199781744. $49.95

19) The Origins of Business, Money, and Markets
Roberts, Keith
Columbia Business School
2011. ISBN 9780231153263. $29.95

20) Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics
Wapshott, Nicholas
W.W. Norton
2011. ISBN 9780393077483. $28.95

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