Money News report on Edmund Phelps's Commonwealth Club lecture
Robert Feinberg of Money News reports on Edmund Phelps's "compelling" lecture on Mass Flourishing at California's Commonwealth Club.
Mass Flourishing named one of the Financial Times's Books of the Year
Edmund Phelps's Mass Flourishing was named one of the Financial Times's Books of the Year by Martin Wolf, who writes, "Phelps, a Nobel laureate in economics, defies categorisation. In this extraordinary book – part history, part economics and part philosophy – he proclaims individual enterprise as the defining characteristic of modernity. But he fears this dynamism is lost. One does not have to agree to recognise that Phelps has addressed some of the big questions about our future."
Edmund Phelps's Mass Flourishing review by The Wall Street Journal
Edward Glaeser of The Wall Street Journal praises Mass Flourishing as a "fine book" which "eloquently discusses the culture of innovation."
Edmund Phelps's Mass Flourishing reviewed in the Ottawa Citizen
McGill University Professor of Economics William Watson praises Mass Flourishing as a "terrific book" in his review for the Ottawa Citizen.
John Kay on the Center's 11th Annual Conference in the Financial Times
John Kay in the Financial Times on the "unusual" situation he experienced following the presentations by Robert Gordon and Joel Mokyr at the Center's recent annual conference: "[leaving] a debate persuaded by both sides."
Edmund Phelps's Mass Flourishing reviewed by The New Statesman
Felix Martin of The New Statesman calls Mass Flourishing a "fascinating, versatile and profound book."
Edmund Phelps interviewed by Exame
João Pedro Caleiro of Exame speaks with Edmund Phelps at length on the themes of Mass Flourishing.
Edmund Phelps interviewed in Le Monde
Edmund Phelps on the themes of Mass Flourishing in an interview with Le Monde, "L'histoire de l'innovation s'est arrêtée à la fin des années 1960."
Edmund Phelps's Mass Flourishing in the Financial Times
Luke Johnson of The Financial Times cites Mass Flourishing as "an important new book" in his op-ed on the importance of entrepreneurial culture, "The small start-ups are as vital as the stars."