The Wisdom Of Crowds by James Surowiecki

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The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations, published in 2004, ISBN 978-0385503860, is a book written by James Surowiecki about the aggregation of information in groups, resulting in decisions that, he argues, are often better than could have been made by any single member of the group. The book presents numerous case studies and anecdotes to illustrate its argument, and touches on several fields, primarily economics and psychology.

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The 740th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - The Best Books of the 2000s (The Onion AV Club)

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