Authors @ NCL: The Global Economy as You’ve Never Seen It by Thomas Ramge and Jan Schwochow

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November 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Lamb Room

Following his appearance on CNBC’s Power Lunch, Thomas Ramge (author)  and Jan Schwochow (illustrator), will visit New Canaan Library and present their new book, The Global Economy as You’ve Never Seen It.  This unique new book shows how the economy works in 99 brilliantly illustrated infographics that everyone can understand. From labor to business to finance to theory, and from the things you buy and the way you buy them to the way everything is made, infographic specialist Jan Schwochow and author Thomas Ramge bring to life every facet of the economic web that makes the world go. With its endlessly varied, information-rich visuals, this book invites us to see the economy differently—and to finally understand how it all fits together.

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Thomas Ramge writes regularly for The Economist and is the technology correspondent of the German business magazine, brand eins. He’s the author of 12 nonfiction books, for which he’s received numerous awards. He lives in Berlin.

 

Jan Schwochow, an infographic specialist, was the art director of Stern magazine’s infographics and today is the founder and CEO of the Infographics Group, which has received numerous awards. He’s the author of the bestsellers Understanding Germany and the 100 + 1 Facts series.

 

 

 

In partnership with Elm Street Books

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Date:
November 12
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Adult Programs
Phone:
203-594-5003
Email:
newsletter@newcanaanlibrary.org

Venue

Lamb Room
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Phone:
2035945003