10 Overrated Business Books (and What to Read Instead)
9. The Wealth of Nations
The sum total of what most people know about this book is the concept that the "invisible hand" of economics can solve any and all problems more efficiently than any human agency.
Read this instead: "The Wealth of Nations," because if you actually read it, you realize that the "invisible hand" was mentioned in passing and that the author actually supported labor unions and government action against monopolies.