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Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Jan - Goodreads

Written in 1973, this classic speaks to today's emerging economic trends like buying local, anti-materialism and the economics of human well being (Gross National Happiness). The United Nation's held a recent forum on happiness economics. Brilliant. Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Larsenross - Goodreads

Very readable. The book is a study of economics from many perspectives. I have bought more than one copy. I gave a copy to my daughter. I have re-read parts of the book. The author is critical of our current method of agriculture production. Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Dan - Goodreads

I cite this book at least once every couple of months. Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Chris Watkins - Goodreads

One of the pioneers in thinking about appropriate technology. Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Fabrizio - Goodreads

Once you have read this book, it truly changes your perspective on the world. I think now more than ever, most people should read it. Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

One of the best written and most important books I've read in the past 30 years. I especially recommend the chapter titled "The Greatest Resource--Education" for anyone, parent, teacher, student. If ... Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Vince - Goodreads

A startlingly prescient economic critique of industrial and post-industrial society. Somewhat dated, but the proposed policies and societal structures are rooted in Buddhist philosophy and thus transcend time. This book shaped much of my thinking about management and economics. Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Sandra - Goodreads

still reading but it deserves a read and reread. Written in the 70's it's more relevant now than ever Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Timo Walters - Goodreads

Written some time ago, this book could teach modern economists and economic advisers some simple truths that would revolutionize our current markets. Many people ask what can be done to change the way things are, this book provides many good examples. Read full review

Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered

User Review  - Mark Hollingsworth - Goodreads

One of the ten most influential books I have read. Read full review

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