Richard Duncan’s The Dollar Crisis: Causes, Consequences, Cures (1st Edition: 2003, 2nd Edition: 2005) is one of the best books of applied macroeconomics I’ve read and it is what really stimulated my thinking when I read more than five years ago and turned my attention away from philosophy and towards investing.
Forbes has also put up three short excerpts from his current book The Corruption of Capitalism: A Strategy to Rebalance the Global Economy and Restore Sustainable Growth (CLSA, December 14, 2009):
“Abandoned Principles”, Forbes, January 5, 2010
“Misunderstood Lessons From The Depression”, Forbes, January 5, 2010
“Let’s Resolve The Crisis”, Forbes, January 6, 2010