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The Resource Building the new American economy : smart, fair and sustainable, Jeffrey D. Sachs ; foreword by Bernie Sanders

Building the new American economy : smart, fair and sustainable, Jeffrey D. Sachs ; foreword by Bernie Sanders

Label
Building the new American economy : smart, fair and sustainable
Title
Building the new American economy
Title remainder
smart, fair and sustainable
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey D. Sachs ; foreword by Bernie Sanders
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Renowned economist Jeffrey D. Sachs shows how the United States can find a path to renewed economic progress that is fair and environmentally sustainable. Sachs explores issues including infrastructure, trade deals, energy policy, the proper size and role of government, the national debt, and income inequality. Not only does he provide illuminating and accessible explanations of the forces at work in each case, but he also presents specific policy solutions
Summary
Argues for sustainable development, a holistic approach that emphasizes economic, social, and environmental objectives in shaping policy
Storyline
Tone
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10560023
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Sachs, Jeffrey
Dewey number
338.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sanders, Bernard
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True
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  • Sustainable development
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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smart, fair, and sustainable
Label
Building the new American economy : smart, fair and sustainable, Jeffrey D. Sachs ; foreword by Bernie Sanders
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why we need to build a new American economy -- Investment, saving, and U.S. long-term growth -- Decoding the Federal budget -- Sustainable infrastructure after the automobile age -- Facing up to income inequality -- Smart machines and the future of jobs -- The truth about trade -- Disparities and high costs fuel the health care crisis -- A smart energy policy for the United States -- From guns to butter -- Investing for innovation -- Toward a new kind of politics -- Restoring trust in American governance -- Prosperity in sustainability
Control code
ocn965805943
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 130 pages
Isbn
9780231184045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)965805943
Label
Building the new American economy : smart, fair and sustainable, Jeffrey D. Sachs ; foreword by Bernie Sanders
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why we need to build a new American economy -- Investment, saving, and U.S. long-term growth -- Decoding the Federal budget -- Sustainable infrastructure after the automobile age -- Facing up to income inequality -- Smart machines and the future of jobs -- The truth about trade -- Disparities and high costs fuel the health care crisis -- A smart energy policy for the United States -- From guns to butter -- Investing for innovation -- Toward a new kind of politics -- Restoring trust in American governance -- Prosperity in sustainability
Control code
ocn965805943
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 130 pages
Isbn
9780231184045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)965805943

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