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306.3 R
Descript.
xxviii, 434 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Tolerating avarice --The rise of the strong but limited state --Freeing the market... then defending it --The community in the balance --The pressure to promise --The ICT revolution cometh --The reemergence of populism in the industrial west --The other half of the world --Society and inclusive localism --Rebalancing the State and the community --Reinvigorating the third pillar --Responsible sovereignty --Reforming markets.
Summary
The author posits that successful democracies require balance between competitive markets, honest governments and local communities. Currently, as markets scale up, states scale up too; Rajan offers an alternative: strengthening local communities.
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ISBN/ISSN
9780525558316 (hardcover)
0525558314 (hardcover)
Call #
330 K
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
xvi, 237 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-221) and index.
Summary
Outlines a deconstruction of the framework for understanding the world of classroom economics, clarifying assumptions and misleading teachings while sharing historical insights into how economism became a prevalent influence in the U.S.
Subject
ISBN/ISSN
9781101871195 (hard cover alk. paper)
1101871199 (hard cover alk. paper)
Call #
CD 330 L
Edition
Unabridged.
Retail ed.
Descript.
7 sound discs (8 1/4 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Time
081500
Note
Repackaged by Midwest Tape.
Title from container.
Cast
Read by Stephen J. Dubner, Steven D. Levitt, Erik Bergmann and Therese Plummer.
Note
Compact disc.
Summary
Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the landmark Freakonomics, with this curated collection from the most readable economics blog in the world.
Subject
Alt Author
Dubner, Stephen J.
Bergmann, Erik.
Plummer, Thérèse.
ISBN/ISSN
9780062394927
09780062394927
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