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The Resource Economism : bad economics and the rise of inequality, James Kwak ; foreword by Simon Johnson

Economism : bad economics and the rise of inequality, James Kwak ; foreword by Simon Johnson

Label
Economism : bad economics and the rise of inequality
Title
Economism
Title remainder
bad economics and the rise of inequality
Statement of responsibility
James Kwak ; foreword by Simon Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kwak, James
Dewey number
330
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB71
LC item number
.K893 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Economic policy
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Economism : bad economics and the rise of inequality, James Kwak ; foreword by Simon Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The best of all possible worlds -- The key to all things -- Blurry vision -- Economism and economics -- Ideas in the world -- The magic of the marketplace -- The long march of economism -- Ideas and interests -- Pioneers -- Industrialists -- Promoters -- Politicians -- The problem with a price floor -- In the real world -- The view from the top -- Pay = productivity -- How the rich get that way -- Deadweight triangles -- The anti-tax chorus -- Tax cuts for job creators -- Savings, labor, and growth -- The price of civilization -- Too much free stuff -- Consumer-driven utopia -- Bad choices -- Broken market -- The forgotten alternative -- Supply, demand, and capital -- Innovation unbound -- Toxic mortgages -- Toxic banks -- Economism unbowed -- Oranges and bananas -- Winners and losers -- The real impact of trade -- Bait and switch -- Cui bono? -- Where are we going? -- Beyond economism?
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 237 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781101871195
Lccn
2016024099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1800164
  • 845868
Label
Economism : bad economics and the rise of inequality, James Kwak ; foreword by Simon Johnson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The best of all possible worlds -- The key to all things -- Blurry vision -- Economism and economics -- Ideas in the world -- The magic of the marketplace -- The long march of economism -- Ideas and interests -- Pioneers -- Industrialists -- Promoters -- Politicians -- The problem with a price floor -- In the real world -- The view from the top -- Pay = productivity -- How the rich get that way -- Deadweight triangles -- The anti-tax chorus -- Tax cuts for job creators -- Savings, labor, and growth -- The price of civilization -- Too much free stuff -- Consumer-driven utopia -- Bad choices -- Broken market -- The forgotten alternative -- Supply, demand, and capital -- Innovation unbound -- Toxic mortgages -- Toxic banks -- Economism unbowed -- Oranges and bananas -- Winners and losers -- The real impact of trade -- Bait and switch -- Cui bono? -- Where are we going? -- Beyond economism?
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 237 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781101871195
Lccn
2016024099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1800164
  • 845868

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