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The Wisdom of Crowds free pdf In this fascinating book, "New Yorker business columnist James Surowiecki explores a deceptively simple idea: Large groups of people are "smarter than an elite few, no matter how brilliant-better at solving problems, fostering innovation, coming to wise decisions, even predicting the future.
With boundless erudition and in delightfully clear prose, Surowiecki ranges across fields as diverse as popular culture, psychology, ant biology, behavioral economics, artificial intelligence, military history, and politics to show how this simple idea offers important lessons for how we live our lives, select our leaders, run our companies, and think about our world.

About James Surowiecki

James Surowiecki is a staff writer at "The New Yorker, " where he writes the popular business column, "The Financial Page." His work has appeared in a wide range of publications, including the "New York Times, " the Wall "Street Journal, Artforum, Wired, " and "Slate." He lives in Brooklyn, New York. www.wisdomofcrowds.com

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Author : James Surowiecki
Publisher : Anchor Books
Data Published : 01 August 2005
ISBN : 0385721706
EAN : 9780385721707
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 336 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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