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What Money Is and How We Spend It
     

What Money Is and How We Spend It

by David Heyman
 

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Dr. Heyman realizes that doctors use jargon to speak with other doctors. When they use jargon to speak with patients, there is a lot of misunderstanding. The same is true for economists who communicate with words that sound like double-speak or gibberish to the uninitiated. The author uses cartoons, where an economist

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Dr. Heyman realizes that doctors use jargon to speak with other doctors. When they use jargon to speak with patients, there is a lot of misunderstanding. The same is true for economists who communicate with words that sound like double-speak or gibberish to the uninitiated. The author uses cartoons, where an economist would use a graph. He uses basic vocabulary, and shuns esoteric terms. There are no long lists to memorize. The plot goes behind-the-scenes to show what a family ready to buy a new car feels and experiences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781450002011
Publisher:
Xlibris US
Publication date:
01/26/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
67
File size:
622 KB

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