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Thus the new field of study contained in this book: Take a master class in incentives—because for better or worse, incentives rule our world. Levitt is not a typical economist.

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The telltale marks of a cheating schoolteacher. Economics from a Global Perspective was the first textbook on IB Diploma economics in the market originally launched in helping define the syllabus in terms of breadth and depth for teachers, and constituting the main reference source for students.

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During those years he was involved in all stages of exam setting, marking and moderating and led IB teacher workshops in economics all over the world. Through forceful storytelling and wry insight, Levitt and Dubner show that economics is, at root, the study of incentives—how people get what they want, or need, especially when other people want or need the same thing.

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Selected pages Page The clarity of expression is a significant feature, recognising that IB students have many demands upon their time and that many are also studying in a foreign language.