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The Resource False economy : a surprising economic history of the world, Alan Beattie

False economy : a surprising economic history of the world, Alan Beattie

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False economy : a surprising economic history of the world
Title
False economy
Title remainder
a surprising economic history of the world
Statement of responsibility
Alan Beattie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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320419
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DLC
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Beattie, Alan
Dewey number
330.9
Index
index present
LC call number
HC51
LC item number
.B377 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Economic history
  • Economics
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a surprising economic history of the world
Label
False economy : a surprising economic history of the world, Alan Beattie
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [305]-312) and index
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volume
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text
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  • txt
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Contents
Making choices : why did Argentina succeed and the United States stall? -- Cities : why didn't Washington, D.C., get the vote? -- Trade : why does Egypt import half its staple food? -- Natural resources : why are oil and diamonds more trouble than they are worth? -- Religion : why don't Islamic countries get rich? -- Politics of development : why does our asparagus come from Peru? -- Trade routes and supply chains : why doesn't Africa grow cocaine? -- Corruption : why did Indonesia prosper under a crooked ruler and Tanzania stay poor under an honest one? -- Path dependence : why are pandas so useless? -- Conclusion : our remedies oft in ourselves do lie
Control code
739426
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9781594488665
Lccn
2009005885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594488665
  • (OCoLC)262428471
Label
False economy : a surprising economic history of the world, Alan Beattie
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [305]-312) 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
Making choices : why did Argentina succeed and the United States stall? -- Cities : why didn't Washington, D.C., get the vote? -- Trade : why does Egypt import half its staple food? -- Natural resources : why are oil and diamonds more trouble than they are worth? -- Religion : why don't Islamic countries get rich? -- Politics of development : why does our asparagus come from Peru? -- Trade routes and supply chains : why doesn't Africa grow cocaine? -- Corruption : why did Indonesia prosper under a crooked ruler and Tanzania stay poor under an honest one? -- Path dependence : why are pandas so useless? -- Conclusion : our remedies oft in ourselves do lie
Control code
739426
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9781594488665
Lccn
2009005885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594488665
  • (OCoLC)262428471

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