'A Little History of Economics' Provides a Charming Overview of the Dismal Science

'A Little History of Economics' Provides a Charming Overview of the Dismal Science

By Sarah Boslaugh

Niall Kishtainy, writing for a general audience, provides a breezy stroll through economic thought, from Plato to Thomas Piketty. 22 Mar 2017 // 9:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews
Roger McGuinn: The Folk Den Project: 1995-2005

Four discs of folk songs recorded by Roger McGuinn. Nothing more need be said.

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Otto von Schirach: Maxipad Detention

Drawing on sounds ranging from animal noises to construction sounds, manic producer Otto von Schirach has created an album that is definitely not for the squeamish.

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Arrington De Dionyso: Breath of Fire

If the throat-singing intervals from Old Time Relijun's 2012 left you jonesing for a whole CD of the same, your prayers are answered.

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25 Aug 2006 // 12:00 AM

David Enright, GD Mills, Jason Clohecy, and Lisa Walker are the Haywards, creating very barren pop that brings to mind Spoon in some respects, especially

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Phononoir: Putting Holes Into October Skies

Berlin's Matthias Grübel adds his name to the growing list of sensitive indie-technoglitch guys.

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The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble: The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble

A gloomy ride into the ominous possibilites of electronic mutant jazz. Is this the kind of movie you'd like to see?

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24 Aug 2006 // 4:00 PM

Wu-Tang Clan

Wu-Tang, forever.

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24 Aug 2006 // 4:00 PM

Rancid

ACOUSTIC RANCID?!??? I'm so confused...

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24 Aug 2006 // 8:00 AM

Roisin Murphy: Ruby Blue

Why is this CD, the debut solo effort from UK group Moloko’s singer, essential? For one, it's one of the best examples of production shaping but not overwhelming the artist’s vision.

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24 Aug 2006 // 6:00 AM

Planningtorock: Have It All

You want to know whether or not this album is any good, and, believe me, I want to be able to tell you. But we’

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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