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The Resource Why not? : how to use everyday ingenuity to solve problems big and small, Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres

Why not? : how to use everyday ingenuity to solve problems big and small, Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres

Label
Why not? : how to use everyday ingenuity to solve problems big and small
Title
Why not?
Title remainder
how to use everyday ingenuity to solve problems big and small
Statement of responsibility
Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
153.4/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD30.29
LC item number
.N35 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Why not? : how to use everyday ingenuity to solve problems big and small, Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-232) and index
Contents
The way things never were -- Good ideas and how to generate them -- Problems in search of solutions -- What would Croesus do? taking the perspective of an unconstrained consumer -- Why dont you feel my pain? internalizing the external effects of decision making -- Solutions in search of problems -- Where else would it work? looking for idea arbitrage -- Would flipping it work? trying things the other way around -- Problem solving with a purpose -- Principled problem solving: a guide to thinking inside the box -- The case for honest tea -- Reinventing regulation -- Implementing why-not
Control code
ocm52240990
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 238 p.
Isbn
9781591391531
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010767
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) o52240990
Label
Why not? : how to use everyday ingenuity to solve problems big and small, Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-232) and index
Contents
The way things never were -- Good ideas and how to generate them -- Problems in search of solutions -- What would Croesus do? taking the perspective of an unconstrained consumer -- Why dont you feel my pain? internalizing the external effects of decision making -- Solutions in search of problems -- Where else would it work? looking for idea arbitrage -- Would flipping it work? trying things the other way around -- Problem solving with a purpose -- Principled problem solving: a guide to thinking inside the box -- The case for honest tea -- Reinventing regulation -- Implementing why-not
Control code
ocm52240990
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 238 p.
Isbn
9781591391531
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010767
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) o52240990

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