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Charles Wheelan | The Rationing: a novel

c wheelanAmerica is at the mercy of a puzzling pathogen -- just one problem, the government supply of the life-saving drug has been depleted just as demand begins to spike.  Set in the near future, The Rationing centers on a White House struggling to quell the crisis.

“A brilliant and bold novel…”  -- Mathew Dowd, ABC News

Charles Wheelan is the author of the best-selling Naked Statistics and Naked Economics. A former correspondent for the Economist, he teaches public policy and economics at Dartmouth. He lives in Hanover.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
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$26.95
ISBN: 9781324001485
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 21st, 2019

America is in trouble--at the mercy of a puzzling pathogen. That ordinarily wouldn't lead to catastrophe, thanks to modern medicine, but there's just one problem: the government supply of Dormigen, the silver bullet of pharmaceuticals, has been depleted just as demand begins to spike.