"Aimed at the general reader as much as the devotees of the dismal science, this is a thoroughly enjoyable read." -- John Plender, Financial Times
"There is much of value in this book. evident in recent years.Few readers will finish without being stimulated and provoked." -- Philip Coggan, Financial Times
About the Author
Roger Bootle is one of the the world's best-known economists. Formerly Group Chief Economist at HSBC, he is now Managing Director of Capital Economics, an independent economic consultancy and Economic Advisor to Deloitte & Touche.He is a regular columnist on The Sunday Telegraph and a wellknown broadcaster on radio and television.