Books by Jerry Z. Muller

THE TYRANNY OF METRICS by Jerry Z. Muller
Released: Feb. 1, 2018

"A monkey wrench in the works of HR, bean-counting, and other such enterprises and a pleasure for contrarians in a hypernumerate world."
For every quantification, there's a way of gaming it. So argues this timely manifesto against measured accountability and other "knowledge that seems solid but that is actually deceptive." Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 18, 2002

"Readable and near-comprehensive. Those inclined to anticapitalist views may take issue with Muller's assurances that things seem to go better with free markets, but his far-reaching survey provides grist for many mills."
A thoughtful study of European responses, pro and con, to the steady ascent of capital, and of an intellectual preoccupation with the capitalist economy that has endured for centuries. Read full book review >