Robert Shiller on Traits Essential to Capitalism

By Clive Crook

The Browser has a good interview with Robert Shiller--part of its FiveBooks series, in which authors recommend favorite reading on a topic they select. Shiller's subject is human traits essential to capitalism, and his choices run from Smith's Theory of Moral Sentiments to Raghuram Rajan's Fault Lines.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2011/01/robert-shiller-on-traits-essential-to-capitalism/70181/