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The Resource Advice and dissent : why America suffers when economics and politics collide, Alan S. Blinder

Advice and dissent : why America suffers when economics and politics collide, Alan S. Blinder

Label
Advice and dissent : why America suffers when economics and politics collide
Title
Advice and dissent
Title remainder
why America suffers when economics and politics collide
Statement of responsibility
Alan S. Blinder
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that there is a cultural divide between economists and politicians that results in bad economic policy, with politicians using economic advice to bolster pre-conceived notions, and economists failing to take short-term human costs into account when focusing on long-term economic efficiency
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
330.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC106.84
LC item number
.B55 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Advice and dissent : why America suffers when economics and politics collide, Alan S. Blinder
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 lamppost theory of economic policy -- Clashing civilizations -- Lost horizons? -- Madison's curse meets Madison Avenue -- The media are the messengers -- Murphy's law of economic policy -- Wanted: hard-headed but soft-hearted policies -- Trade disagreements -- With liberty and inequality for all? -- The political quicksand of tax reform -- Toward remedies: moving the needle -- Toward remedies: moving the line -- Last word: on bridging the gap
Control code
on1011555141
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 346 pages
Isbn
9780465094172
Lccn
2017052706
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1011555141
  • (OCoLC)1011555141
Label
Advice and dissent : why America suffers when economics and politics collide, Alan S. Blinder
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 lamppost theory of economic policy -- Clashing civilizations -- Lost horizons? -- Madison's curse meets Madison Avenue -- The media are the messengers -- Murphy's law of economic policy -- Wanted: hard-headed but soft-hearted policies -- Trade disagreements -- With liberty and inequality for all? -- The political quicksand of tax reform -- Toward remedies: moving the needle -- Toward remedies: moving the line -- Last word: on bridging the gap
Control code
on1011555141
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 346 pages
Isbn
9780465094172
Lccn
2017052706
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1011555141
  • (OCoLC)1011555141

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