by Mario Rizzo
This is the time of the year that various publications recommend Christmas books or the best books of 2010. (I have never known what a Christmas — or summer – book is. Are they supposed to be light reading? I don’t believe in reading “light.” When I am in the mood for that, I watch TV.) In any event, I have a serious book to recommend.
Every so often a brilliant book comes out on a topic of great academic importance that is in danger of not getting the attention it deserves. I am thinking about Predictably Rational: In Search of Defenses for Rational Behavior in Economics by Richard B. McKenzie. Read the rest of this entry »