Brad Delong

28 Brad Delong Recommended Books

Brad Delong is a professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. He has a Ph. D. in economics from Harvard and is the co-editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives. He has written extensively on economic theory, public policy, and economic history. He is a prominent public commentator and a frequent contributor to such outlets as Bloomberg, The New York Times, and The Washington Post.

28 Books recommended by Brad Delong

The Wealth and Poverty of Nations

The Wealth and Poverty of Nations

Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor

Author :David S. Landes

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Homage to Catalonia

Homage to Catalonia

Author :George Orwell

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The Evolution of the International Economic Order

The Evolution of the International Economic Order

Author :William Arthur Lewis

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The Reproduction of Mothering

The Reproduction of Mothering

Psychoanalysis and the Sociology of Gender

Author :Nancy J. Chodorow

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The Economic Consequences of Peace

The Economic Consequences of Peace

Author :John Maynard Keynes

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Dynasties

Dynasties

Fortunes and Misfortunes of the World's Great Family Businesses

Author :David S. Landes

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"Very much worth reading." - Brad Delong [Source]

Revolution in Time

Revolution in Time

Clocks and the Making of the Modern World

Author :David S. Landes

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The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

Author :Thomas S. Kuhn

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Orientalism

Orientalism

Author :Edward W. Said

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Bankers and Pashas

Bankers and Pashas

International Finance and Economic Imperialism in Egypt

Author :David S. Landes

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The Great Transformation

The Great Transformation

The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time

Author :Karl Polanyi

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Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy

Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy

Lord and Peasant in the Making of the Modern World

Author :Barrington Moore

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The Machiavellian Moment

The Machiavellian Moment

Florentine Political Thought and the Atlantic Republican Tradition

Author :J.G.A. Pocock

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The New Class

The New Class

An Analysis Of The Communist System

Author :Milovan Djilas

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The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution

The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution

Author :Bernard Bailyn

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The End of Laissez-Faire

The End of Laissez-Faire

Author :John Maynard Keynes

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The End of Ideology

The End of Ideology

On the Exhaustion of Political Ideas in the Fifties

Author :Daniel Bell

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Exit, Voice, and Loyalty

Exit, Voice, and Loyalty

Responses to Decline in Firms, Organizations, and States

Author :Albert O. Hirschman

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The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money

The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money

Author :John Maynard Keynes

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The Road to Wigan Pier

The Road to Wigan Pier

Author :George Orwell

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Imagined Communities

Imagined Communities

Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism

Author :Benedict Anderson

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The Making of the English Working Class

The Making of the English Working Class

Author :E. P. Thompson

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Plagues and Peoples

Plagues and Peoples

Author :William McNeill

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The Interpretation of Cultures

The Interpretation of Cultures

Author :Clifford Geertz

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The Second Sex

The Second Sex

Author :Simone de Beauvoir

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The Road to Serfdom

The Road to Serfdom

Author :F. A. Hayek

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The Unbound Prometheus

The Unbound Prometheus

Technological Change and Industrial Development in Western Europe from 1750 to the Present

Author :David S. Landes

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FAQs

Q1: What are some books that Brad Delong recommends?

Brad Delong recommends books such as The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money by John Maynard Keynes, The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, Ideas and Opinions by Albert Einstein, Capitalism and Freedom by Milton Friedman, and The Road to Serfdom by Friedrich Hayek.

Brad Delong recommends books that have shaped his thinking, and believes others may benefit from the same experiences. He looks at different books from a variety of perspectives, including economics, history, and philosophy to come up with his recommendations.

Brad Delong looks for books that make a lasting impression on him and books that provide a unique insight into a particular subject. He also looks for books that are thought-provoking and stimulating.

Brad Delong believes that the best books offer challenging material, which can be understood, but may require effort. He encourages readers to take on the challenge of understanding complex books and enjoy the journey along the way.