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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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [219]-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 don't you feel my pain? internalizing the external effects of decision making -- Solutions in search of problems -- Where else would it work? look 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 238 pages
Isbn
9781591391531
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2003010767
Label
Why not? : how to use everyday ingenuity to solve problems big and small, Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [219]-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 don't you feel my pain? internalizing the external effects of decision making -- Solutions in search of problems -- Where else would it work? look 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 238 pages
Isbn
9781591391531
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2003010767

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