Bookstores have been flooded with popular economics books since the publication of the wildly popular Freakonomics
. Although The Undercover Economist
was not the first to market, it should have been. Told in a genuinely engaging style, it puts the microeconomics rubber to the road, or more accurately stated, to your wallet. Ever wonder why you are willing to spend four bucks on a latte? This is the book to read while you drink it.