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The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath by Robert J. Samuelson

The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath

  • Paperback $17.00

    Jan 26, 2010 | 352 Pages

  • Ebook $12.99

    Nov 11, 2008 | 352 Pages

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“If you want to understand the economic events of the last half century, you should read. . . Robert Samuelson’s The Great Inflation and Its AftermathU.S News & World Report

“Barack Obama . . . should read The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath, [a] timely history of how good political intentions stoked an inflationary hell in the 1970s—and how only bold, painful action smothered the flames.”—James Pressley, Bloomberg 
“Samuelson’s clear-eyed focus on the rise and fall of inflation remains relevant today.”—USA Today
“[Samuelson preaches] old-fashioned virtue on a macroeconomic scale: don’t promise more than you can deliver; weigh the unintended consequences of your actions; beware hucksters bearing easy fixes.”—Noam Scheiber, New York Times Book Review

“Economics can be fun! Samuelson has a knack for making obscure topics interesting.”—Rocky Mountain News

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