Book notes: Economics for the common good, by Jean Tirole

Economics for the common good, by Jean Tirole

Jean Tirole, Economics for the common good, Princeton University Press, 2017, 576 pages 

In the current times, with the disturbing rise of populism, a book that purports to educate policymakers in the use – and sometimes misuse – of economics as a science should be well received. Jean Tirole, winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics, has written such a book. In 17 chapters, organised around five main themes, the author touches on the most widespread practical applications of economic theory

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.centralbanking.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: