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Why Most Things Fail: Evolution, Extinction and Economics Hardcover – 7 Apr 2005

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  • Hardcover: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Faber and Faber; First Edition edition (7 April 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0571220126
  • ISBN-13: 978-0571220120
  • Product Dimensions: 14.4 x 2.4 x 22.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars 5 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 595,732 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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‘Punchy and entertaining … The real importance of what Ormerod is saying goes far beyond economics... Exhilarating.’ -- Brian Appleyard, New Statesman


From the author of "The Death of Economics" and "Butterfly Economics", a look at a truth all too seldom acknowledged: most commercial and public policy ventures will not succeed.

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