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At a time when Uzbekistan is carrying out large-scale economic reforms, this is a really relevant book. It explains economic principles in a simple way so that everyone can understand real events quickly and easily.
Zohid Askarov
Dean, Westminster International University at Tashkent
As a former career coach and human resources lecturer, I can recommend this book to anyone who has doubts about their professional development plan and ambitions: it’s fun to read, and easy to apply in practice!
Argjenta Plakolli
Country Partner, Riinvest College, Kosovo
The Armenian translation of "Common Sense Economics" is a very welcome addition to the rather sparse Armenian-language economics literature. Its very accessible language fills a gap of well reasoned and rigorous coverage of topics.
Gurgen Aslanyan
President, Armenian Economic Association

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