Wednesday, June 28, 2006

Amazon Book Sales and product complementarity

We know that right shoes and left shoes are complements but we are still learning about what market products go well together. At Amazon, You can already buy my book (Green Cities) that will be published by Brookings Institution Press in early August. Here is what Amazon says goes well with my book;

Customers who bought this item also bought

* Extreme Killing: Understanding Serial and Mass Murder by James A. (Alan) Fox
* American Exceptionalism and Human Rights by Michael Ignatieff
* Abducted : How People Come to Believe They Were Kidnapped by Aliens by Susan A. Clancy
* Dyes from American Native Plants: A Practical Guide : A Practical Guide by Lynne Richards
* Drawn from Nature : The Plant Lithographs of Ellsworth Kelly by Richard H. Axsom

My wife assures me that the Aliens book is serious but this is a pretty funky set of books.

Compare them to Ben Friedman's The Moral Consequences of Economic Growth

Customers who bought this item also bought

* The Undercover Economist: Exposing Why the Rich Are Rich, the Poor Are Poor--and Why You Can Never Buy a Decent Used Car! by Tim Harford
* Understanding the Process of Economic Change (Princeton Economic History of the Western World) by Douglass C. North
* The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time by Jeffrey Sachs
* Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy : Economic and Political Origins by Daron Acemoglu
* The White Man's Burden : Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good by William Easterly

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