The books that inspire people to get PhDs

Aug 10, 2017 - Quartz

Twitter may be the last place most people turn for wisdom, but sometimes a simple tweet can unleash a wealth of sage advice. Just in time for National Book Lovers’ Day, the Aug. 9 holiday mostly celebrated through hashtags and emojis, Susan Dynarski, a professor of public policy, economics, and education at the University of Michigan, posed a question to the Twitterverse:

Inspiring thread:

What books/articles led you to get a PhD in your chosen field?

Me: ...