Tim Kasser

Tim Kasser, a professor of psychology at Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois, has spent two decades researching materialism, consumerism, capitalism, well-being, and the environment. He has written three books and consults with a variety of nonprofit organizations. He is a co-author, with Larry Gonick, of Hypercapitalism: The Modern Economy, Its Values, and How to Change Them (The New Press).

News and Reviews

Library Journal

“A great introduction to the current state of the economy and what can be done about it, and a solid addition for Gonick’s many fans.”

Kirkus Reviews

“[A] timely counter to those who celebrate predatory economics as the best of all possible financial worlds."

Publishers Weekly

“Gonick’s latest is another triumph: a new self-education classic for these troubled times.”

Books by Tim Kasser

Hypercapitalism
The Modern Economy, Its Values, and How to Change Them

Tim Kasser, Larry Gonick