Association of American Publishers 2020 Prose Awards Finalist. Financial Times Best Books of 2019 (Economics) (M. Wolf); Evening Standard Best Books of 2019 (S. S. Montefiore). News coverage: J. Fallows, Atlantic September 5, 2019; NPR ‘On Point,’ October 16, 2019; P. Bang, Weekendavisen January 17, 2020; T. Mahler, L’Express July 4, 2020. Book discussion: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (postponed due to COVID-19). Podcasts: P. Wyman, Tides of History, September 19, 2019; Science Salon June 30, 2020. Reviews: R. Colvile, Times October 19, 2019; F. Fernández-Armesto, Wall Street Journal October 24, 2019; I. Lipke, Queensland Reviewers Collective October 29, 2019; P. Stothard, Financial Times December 14, 2019; M. Carter, Air Mail December 14, 2019; P. Parker, Le Point January 8, 2020; P. Thonemann, Times Literary Supplement January 31, 2020, 4-5; R. Owen, Tablet February 6, 2020; C. Rudbeck, Axess magasin 2020/1, 79-81; M. Aaltola, Talouselämä February 21, 2020; T. Jones, Christian Century February 28, 2020; P. Wallace, Choice March 2020; S. Davies, Reason March 2020; P. Temin, EH.Net March 2020; D. Lynch, America March 2020; P. Lemieux, Regulation 43 (2020), 59-61; T. Wig, Klassekampen June 13, 2020; H. Derks, H-Soz-Kult June 29, 2020 (retracted July 6, 2020); A. Marcone, sehepunkte 20 (2020); A. Aksiim, Sirp July 31, 2020; N. Alarcón, El Confidencial September 19, 2020; P. Brown, New York Review of Books September 24, 2020; M. Koyama, Journal of Economic Literature (in press); J. Hall, European Journal of Sociology (in press); J.-L. van Zanden, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geschiedenis (in press). Notices: M. Olasky, World Magazine January 16, 2020; Survival 62 (2020).