It is one of the sure book to keep in the personal library. It good for the people who like to understand basics of economics. It explains chapter of international economics , Globalization , federal reserve , Government and economy etc.,This book beautifully explains what is economics and what s the purpose of economics. Once you have started to read the books , it is very difficult to keep it on the table. Written with great Insight and elegance. Charles wheelan is a yahoo columnist.