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James Surowiecki

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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.

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Best Business Crime Writing of the Year

Written by James Surowiecki


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: November 26, 2002
Price: $12.00

A year ago it would have been difficult to conceive of an anthology of stories soley devoted to corporate malfeasance. Today, the challenge has been to keep it confined to one volume. From P.J. O’Rourke’s hilarious “How To Stuff A Wild Enron,” in which he compares trying to understand Enron’s finances... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Best Business Crime Writing of the Year

Written by James Surowiecki


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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The Wisdom of Crowds

Written by James Surowiecki


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: August 16, 2005
Price: $15.95

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... Read more >
Also available as an abridged audiobook download and an eBook.

The Wisdom of Crowds

Written by James Surowiecki


Format: eBook
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: August 16, 2005
Price: $13.99

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Also available as an abridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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