I was going to tweet-storm this, but it became long and unwieldy, so I’m putting comments here instead. Radical Markets is a new book by Eric Posner and Glen Weyl. (Full disclosure: I did not write The Economist’s review of the book, though I recommend the review.) It strikes me as a very important book indeed.

First off, Radical Markets is excellent, and well worth reading. For me, a good non-fiction book is one which occasionally forces me to stop reading and just think for a while. This one did that several times. That said, there are two ways of…

Ryan Avent

Senior editor and economics columnist at The Economist

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