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The assumptions economists make, Jonathan Schlefer

Label
The assumptions economists make
Title
The assumptions economists make
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Schlefer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how economists make analyses and predictions of the economy, arguing that eceonomists' work is inevitably human and flawed, and takes up such current controversies as income equality and the financial crisis
Writing style
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10115955
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
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Schlefer, Jonathan
Dewey number
330
Index
index present
LC call number
HB171
LC item number
.S376 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Economists
Target audience
adult
Label
The assumptions economists make, Jonathan Schlefer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The metaphor of the invisible hand -- What do economists do? -- In search of a model -- Economics when society matters -- Chasing a chimera -- Utopia -- This imperfect world -- Entering the realm of production -- What caused income inequality? -- Understanding an uncertain world -- In the long run -- In the short run -- The golden age of capitalism -- Economies in crisis -- Thinking about economies
Control code
2011042363
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674052260
Lccn
2011042363
Label
The assumptions economists make, Jonathan Schlefer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The metaphor of the invisible hand -- What do economists do? -- In search of a model -- Economics when society matters -- Chasing a chimera -- Utopia -- This imperfect world -- Entering the realm of production -- What caused income inequality? -- Understanding an uncertain world -- In the long run -- In the short run -- The golden age of capitalism -- Economies in crisis -- Thinking about economies
Control code
2011042363
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674052260
Lccn
2011042363

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