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The Resource The persistence of poverty : why the economics of the well-off can't help the poor, Charles Karelis

The persistence of poverty : why the economics of the well-off can't help the poor, Charles Karelis

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The persistence of poverty : why the economics of the well-off can't help the poor
Title
The persistence of poverty
Title remainder
why the economics of the well-off can't help the poor
Statement of responsibility
Charles Karelis
Title variation
persistence of poverty
Title variation remainder
why the economics of the well-off cant help the poor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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265211
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DLC
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Karelis, Charles
Dewey number
339.4/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.P6
LC item number
K37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Poverty
  • Marginal utility
Target audience
adult
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why the economics of the well-off can't help the poor
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The persistence of poverty : why the economics of the well-off can't help the poor, Charles Karelis
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-182) and index
Contents
What poverty is -- Behavioral factors in poverty -- Some theories -- A closer look at the inefficiency argument -- Appendix. Using indifference curves to identify utility-maximizing allocations -- A new way to rationalize the conduct that prolongs and worsens poverty -- Appendix. Further exploration through graphical analysis -- Responses to challenges and questions -- Appendix. The case of Alfred Marshall -- Policy: what should we do differently if we believe that marginal utility is increasing amid scarcity? -- Economic justice reconsidered
Control code
ocm77574621
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 190 p.
Isbn
9780300120905
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102206
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)77574621
Label
The persistence of poverty : why the economics of the well-off can't help the poor, Charles Karelis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-182) and index
Contents
What poverty is -- Behavioral factors in poverty -- Some theories -- A closer look at the inefficiency argument -- Appendix. Using indifference curves to identify utility-maximizing allocations -- A new way to rationalize the conduct that prolongs and worsens poverty -- Appendix. Further exploration through graphical analysis -- Responses to challenges and questions -- Appendix. The case of Alfred Marshall -- Policy: what should we do differently if we believe that marginal utility is increasing amid scarcity? -- Economic justice reconsidered
Control code
ocm77574621
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 190 p.
Isbn
9780300120905
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102206
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)77574621

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