The new book project from the author of Tempo and the ribbonfarm blog
Game of Pickaxes is a forthcoming book about the human drama behind the creation and destruction of wealth in America. The author, Venkatesh Rao, writes the ribbonfarm blog, most notorious for the Gervais Principle series of posts. His first book, Tempo, was widely praised by practitioners in a variety of fields, ranging from screenwriting to the military, for its unorthodox treatment of human decision-making. Sign up below for updates. There will be opportunities for interested readers to support or participate in the extensive ongoing research, with early access to key results.