Books by Tyler Cowen

BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Released: Sept. 12, 2013

"A buckle-your-seatbelts, swiftly moving tour of the new economic landscape."
Economist and social commentator Cowen (Economics/George Mason Univ.; An Economist Gets Lunch: New Rules for Everyday Foodies, 2012, etc.) urges us to prepare for "the age of genius machines." Read full book review >
AN ECONOMIST GETS LUNCH by Tyler Cowen
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Released: April 12, 2012

"The narrative gets a touch repetitive at points, but if you're a foodie with a calculator, this is your book."
Food and economics meet in this entertainment by celebrity economist Cowen (The Great Stagnation: How America Ate All the Low-Hanging Fruit of Modern History, Got Sick, and Will (Eventually) Feel Better, 2010, etc.). Read full book review >
WHAT PRICE FAME? by Tyler Cowen
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
Released: March 1, 2000

George Mason Univ. economist Cowen presents an unpersuasively optimistic look at the alleged benefits attendant upon the

commercialization of fame.

The cult of celebrity is ascendant, but is it all bad? Read full book review >