IC Book Club 

Christmas books 2005

Alistair Blair

It has not been a wonderful year for investment books, so I have pushed out the envelope to take in a couple of economics books. Freakonomics, by Steven D Levitt and Stephen J Dubner, promises to arm readers "with enough riddles to last a thousand cocktail parties". Well, I hope I don't end up at any of those cocktail parties. Nevertheless, it contains some striking insights into what makes people tick.

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