Bret Wallach – A World Made for Money Economy, Geography, and the Way We Live Today

Bret Wallach – A World Made for Money: Economy, Geography, and the Way We Live Today
English | Size: 455.45 MB
Category: Business : Economics

A spirited and incisive survey of economic geography, A World Made for Money begins with the author stopped at a red light in Norman, Oklahoma. Observing the landscape of drugstores and banks, and for that matter the stoplight and roads themselves, Bret Wallach observes, "Everything I see has been built to make money" or, at the very least, to facilitate making money. This, he argues, is a global phenomenon that nonetheless has occurred only within the past hundred years or so.
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