ARE you a free marketeer or a red-tape nanny statist? Do you trust the ability of individuals to make their own decisions or do you think that government always knows best? If you have always found questions like these about whether you are on the “side” of markets or the “side” of government tedious or unhelpful, then you should read Cass R. Sunstein’s Simpler.
Regardless of whether your interests are those of a policy-maker trying to develop implementable solutions, an academic grappling with the role of the state in the twenty-first century, or a citizen who is perplexed by the fact that governments can be so good at some things and so bad at others, there is something in this book for you…
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