Thomas Lowe

Helpful votes received on reviews: 78% (40 of 51)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 127,794 - Total Helpful Votes: 40 of 51
Taking Liberties: A Critical Examination of Libert&hellip by Riccardo Rebonato
This book provides a succinct and clear overview of the criticisms associated with libertarian paternalism. Some parts are quite difficult but mostly this is an excellent alternative and non dogmatic view on the 'third way'
Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces that Sha&hellip by Dan Ariely
Predictably Irrational is pitched somewhere between an academic text and popular science and this falls somewhat between the two disciplines. If you are interested in behavioural economics and want a whistle stop tour of our bounded rationality then this is a good read.
Always Right (Kindle Single) by Niall Ferguson
Always Right (Kindle Single) by Niall Ferguson
18 of 21 people found the following review helpful
Ferguson, currently under a cloud for derisive comments about Keynes sexuality, normally offers challenging ideas and insights even if you disagree with his conclusions. Unfortunately, this short pamphlet reads like the sort of leader worship piece that might have been found in a 1980 eastern Europe dictatorship.

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