Obliquity: Why Our Goals Are Best Achieved Indirectly

Obliquity: Why Our Goals Are Best Achieved Indirectly

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A leading economist charts the indirect road to happiness and wealth.

Using dozens of practical examples from the worlds of business, politics, science, sports, literature, even parenting, esteemed economist John Kay proves a notion that feels at once paradoxical and deeply commonsensical: The best way to achieve any complex or broadly defined goal-from happiness to wealth to profit to preventing forest fires-is the indirect way. As Kay points out, we rarely know… (more)

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Publisher: Penguin (April 14, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 700 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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