About this book
One of today's most iconoclastic thinkers destroys the biggest myths about the world we live in. It's a galvanizing, fact-packed book about money, equality, freedom and greed proving that the free market isn't just bad for people, it's an inefficient way of running economies too. Chang lays out the alternatives and shows there's a better way.
Turns received economic wisdom on its head to show you how the world really works. In this book, the author destroys the biggest myths of our times and shows us an alternative view of the world, including: there's no such thing as a 'free' market Globalization isn't making the world richer; poor countries are more entrepreneurial than rich ones.