Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management

Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management

Accounting for Slavery: A unique contribution to the decades-long effort to understand New World slavery’s complex relationship with capitalism. Through careful analysis of plantation records, Caitlin Rosenthal explores the development of quantitative management...
The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect: explores the center of scientific inquiry, and yet for decades scientists had no way of answering simple questions, such as whether smoking causes cancer. In The Book of Why, Judea Pearl and Dana Mackenzie show how...