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Laughing at Macroeconomics: The Cartoon Introduction

Why Economies Collapse

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Photo: Grady Klein and Yoram Bauman.

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Why Economies Collapse

The book was sent to reviewers prior to publication, including those whom economist Yoram Bauman thought would be critical of it.

"We took their comments seriously and tried to craft something that was respectful of different points of view," he said.

Listen as Bauman talks about how cartoons can explain economics, without all the charts and graphs:

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