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Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with Failure

Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with Failure

By: Tim Harford (author)Paperback

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Everything we know about solving the world's problems is wrong. Out: Plans, experts and above all, leaders. In: Adapting - improvise rather than plan; fail, learn, and try againIn this groundbreaking new book, Tim Harford shows how the world's most complex and important problems - including terrorism, climate change, poverty, innovation, and the financial crisis - can only be solved from the bottom up by rapid experimenting and adapting.From a spaceport in the Mojave Desert to the street battles of Iraq, from a blazing offshore drilling rig to everyday decisions in our business and personal lives, this is a handbook for surviving - and prospering - in our complex and ever-shifting world.

About Author

Tim Harford wrote the million-selling 'The Undercover Economist' and has won awards both for his Financial Times columns and BBC Radio show 'More or Less'.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780349121512
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780349121512
  • weight: 226
  • ISBN10: 0349121516

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