The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics
by David R. Henderson
Publisher: Liberty Fund Inc. 2009
Number of pages: 656
In this easily accessible, user-friendly volume, respected economist David R Henderson brings together 152 of the most brilliant minds in economics to show how the analysis of economic topics can illuminate many aspects of the average person's daily life.
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by Orley Amos - AmosWEB
This text gives you a reference guide to the more intriguing, important, and confusing aspects of the economy, while omitting sophisticated mathematical economic theories. Pedestrian's Guide has been specifically designed for the beginners.
by David Gordon - Ludwig Von Mises Institute
This high-school text teaches the intelligent young reader how to think about economic problems. Its chapters on action, preference, demand and supply, value theory, money, and price controls emphasize deductive logic and the market process.
by F.W. Taussig - The MacMillan Company
The author states the principles of economics in such form that they shall be comprehensible to an educated and intelligent person who has not before made any systematic study of the subject. The book does not gloss over difficulties, though.
This text is designed to provide you with a very comprehensive and easy-to-understand introduction to economics. This text will assume no background in economics. All you really need is an open mind and an interest in learning.