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Ľudovít Ódor: Ekonómia z nadhľadu

Najskôr som nechcel o knihách, ktoré som v blízkej minulosti čítal, nič písať, len zverejniť názvy, aby bolo vidno, že viem čítať. Časom mi to nedalo a o niektorých knihách sa oplatí napísať zopár riadkov. Táto je jedna z nich.

Ekonómia je pre mňa záhadou a vôbec jej nerozumiem. Ľudia v tieto časy častokrát používajú také termíny z ekonómie a financií, ktorým možno ani sami nerozumejú. Ja im teda vo väčšine nerozumiem a čomu nerozumiem to ma obvykle priťahuje.

Túto knižku mi kúpila sestra na narodeniny a na moje želanie. Reklamu na ňu som videl na etrend.sk. Tam sa dá priamo objednať, ale mne sa nechcelo čakať a tak som si ju kúpil v Artfóre (10 % študentská zľava na ISIC, btw).

Písaná je veľmi pútavo a vtipne. Je poskladaná z veľa krátkych vačšinou jednostranných textov. Na druhej strane sú skvelé Shooty-ho ilustrácie. Texty sú dosť dobové (nie staré), teda sú tam časti o prechode na euro a viaceré vtedajšie či súčasné ekonomické problémy. Veľmi sa mi páčil štýl písania a druh humoru. Okrem autorových textov sa na knihe podieľajú aj ďalší "podkutí" autori.
Knihu som prečítal asi za 2 dni. Pravdupovediac mi to nestačilo, niektoré veci si musím ešte ujasniť a tak si ju chcem prečítať ešte raz. Na konci knihy sú veľmi dobré citáty od známych ľudí súvisiace s ekonómiou a odporúčaná literatúra pre ďalšie štúdium od autora + ekonomický slovník, ktorý je dobré si prečítať asi najkôr (môj prípad).

Zapamätal som si z knihy túto modelovú situáciu: traja podnikatelia začnú predávať vo svojich obchodoch topánky. Prvý si dá na obchod nápis: Najkvalitnejšie topánky. Druhý: Najlacnejšie topánky. Čo by mal urobiť tretí? Jedno z riešení nájdete v knihe a stojí za to, rovnako ako celá kniha za prečítanie.
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