Freedom From the Market
America’s Fight to Liberate Itself from the Grip of the Invisible Hand
First book by economist with national reputation: Author is widely respected economics commentator, admired as a popularizer of complicated ideas.
Major media platform: Author has places hundreds of articles, in publications ranging from The Atlantic and The New Republic to Jacobin and Salon; he has also appeared extensively on national media. Twitter feed, @rortybomb, has 37K followers.
A-List progressive blurbs: We will have full slate from among the author’s admirers, including Ezra Klein and Robert Reich
Serial and op-ed placements: Author is preparing series of excerpts for serial placement, as well as range of op-eds in national media, including Salon, Vox, WSJ, The Nation, Dissent, The Atlantic, and elsewhere.