How We Were All Misled

John Lanchester in LRB:

The evidence is clear: it is easy to mislead people about money, and easy to lead members of the public astray both individually and en masse, because when it comes to money, most of us, most of the time, don’t know what we’re doing. The corollary is also clear: the whole Western world misled itself over debt, and the road back from where we are goes only uphill.

via How We Were All Misled by John Lanchester | The New York Review of Books.


  1. Madhusudhanan says:

    John Lanchester misled us all ? That's what the link says…

  2. One can be misled only when one has no path of his own.