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The Resource Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz

Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz

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Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy
Title
Freefall
Title remainder
America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy
Statement of responsibility
Joseph E. Stiglitz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this forthright and incisive book, Nobel Laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz explains how America exported bad economics, bad policies, and bad behavior to the rest of the world, only to cobble together a haphazard and ineffective response when the markets finally seized up. Stiglitz then outlines a way to restore the balance between markets and government, address the inequalities of the global financial system, and demand more good ideas (and less ideology) from economists
Summary
Explains how the United States exported bad economics, bad policies, and bad behavior to the rest of the world, only to provide a substandard response when the markets finally seized up
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Writing style
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334102
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stiglitz, Joseph E
Dewey number
330.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HB3722
LC item number
.S842 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Financial crises
  • Finance
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy
Label
Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [299]-361)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
751942
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxx, 361 pages
Isbn
9780393075960
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009051285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393075960
  • (OCoLC)317919706
Label
Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [299]-361)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
751942
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxx, 361 pages
Isbn
9780393075960
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009051285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393075960
  • (OCoLC)317919706

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