2014’s Orconomics: A Satire is the first volume in J. Zachary Pike’s Dark Profit Saga.
Disgraced dwarf berserker Gorm Ingerson is woken from his latest drunken bender by an adventurer doing his best to kill a terrified goblin. Gorm beats the adventurer to a pulp and takes his stuff.
Rather than killing the defenseless goblin out of hand, as tradition dictates, Gorm takes the goblin, Gleebek, to the great city of Andarun to get its Non-Combatant Papers. It’s an act of charity that attracts just the wrong sort of attention.
Soon after arriving in Andarun, Gorm gets an offer he cannot refuse.