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    • The End of Work

    • Why Your Passion Can Become Your Job
    • By: John Tamny
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 4 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
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      5 out of 5 stars 13
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      5 out of 5 stars 13

    From the author of Popular Economics comes a surprisingly sunny projection of America's future job market. Forget the doomsday predictions of sour-faced nostalgists who say automation and globalization will take away your dream job. The job market is only going to get better and better, according to economist John Tamny, who argues in The End of Work that the greatest gift of prosperity, beyond freedom from painful want, is the existence of work that is interesting.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • makes me rethink the future

    • By Troy on 05-13-18
    • Why Your Passion Can Become Your Job
    • By: John Tamny
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 4 hrs and 37 mins
    • Release date: 05-07-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 14 ratings

    Regular price: $23.09

    • Popular Economics

    • What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and LeBron James Can Teach You About Economics
    • By: John Tamny
    • Narrated by: Daniel Penz
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 85
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 73

    Forbes editor John Tamny uses entertaining stories from sports, movies, popular culture, and famous businesses to demonstrate the basic principles of economics. The Rolling Stones, the Dallas Cowboys, and Paris Hilton become examples of good and bad tax policy. The Godfather, Gone With the Wind, and The Sopranos reveal the downside of antitrust regulation while the Michigan Wolverines' 2007 loss to Appalachian State explains why regulations often fail to achieve their intended purposes.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • amazing modern book on economics

    • By Branden Beasley on 05-01-15
    • What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and LeBron James Can Teach You About Economics
    • By: John Tamny
    • Narrated by: Daniel Penz
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Release date: 04-13-15
    • 4 out of 5 stars 85 ratings

    Regular price: $19.95