Public Finance
epub |eng | 2015-09-01 | Author:James Altucher [Altucher, James]

“We saw these products were priced at $500,” Alex said. “So then we went on Ali Baba and saw the same products being sold for $100. We then went to ...
( Category: Public Finance April 10,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-01-29 | Author:Richard E. Wagner [Wagner, Richard E.]

2. MARKETS, POLITICS, AND SELECTION THROUGH COMPETITION: SOME GENERICS To denote markets and polities as offering the relevant environments for exploring the qualitative features of selection through competition for a ...
( Category: Political Economy January 8,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Nicholas Eberstadt

Means-tested benefits, of course, are not the only variety of government assistance that un-working men rely upon. Disability benefits—temporary or permanent pensions for those officially declared incapable of working to ...
( Category: Public Finance November 25,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-13 | Author:David Orrell

It’s Alive In the preface to his Principles of Economics, the neoclassical economist Alfred Marshall wrote that “the Mecca of the economist lies in economic biology.” However, he did not ...
( Category: Economics September 30,2016 )
epub |eng | 2012-07-30 | Author:Wessel, David [Wessel, David]

Why such a declining share? In part, because Congress has offered corporations all sorts of tax breaks. And, in part, because businesses have exploited loopholes or shifted profits overseas or ...
( Category: Economic Conditions April 8,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-20 | Author:Adair Turner [Turner, Adair]

Irrelevant Bankers “After a crisis,” Hyman Minsky observed, “it is always possible to construct plausible arguments … that accidents, mistakes, or easily corrected shortcomings were responsible for the disaster.” In ...
( Category: Economic Policy January 18,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-04 | Author:Bernanke, Ben S. [Bernanke, Ben S.]

WE HAD A PLAN; the next step was to sell it. At 3:30 p.m., Paulson, Cox, and I met again with the president in the Roosevelt Room at the White ...
( Category: Economic Policy October 21,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2010-08-10 | Author:Michael Mandelbaum

CHINA China is the obvious candidate to disrupt the twenty-first-century international order. As the most populous country on the planet and with the highest rate of economic growth, sustained over ...
( Category: Treaties June 11,2015 )
epub |eng | 1933-11-06 | Author:Andrew Dickson White [Andrew Dickson White]

III. THE first new expedient of the Directory was to secure a forced loan of six hundred million francs from the wealthier classes; but this was found fruitless. Ominous it ...
( Category: France November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 1973-11-06 | Author:Percy L. Greaves, Jr. [Percy L. Greaves, Jr.]

Unemployment in a Free Society Q. Can there be unemployment in a free market economy? A. There can be unemployment of everyone who wants to be unemployed. But everyone who ...
( Category: Public Finance November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-20 | Author:Silber, William L.

THE NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE DEFENDS ITS TURF The Committee of Five launched a frontal attack to deflect New Street’s challenge. On August 12, 1914, it authorized trading through the ...
( Category: Public Finance August 21,2014 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2013-03-06 | Author:Blyth, Mark [Blyth, Mark]

Part Two: Austerity’s Enablers Crowding out Keynes Globally: Monetarism, Public Choice, and the Dangers of Democracy Despite their finding German homes and American pied-à-terres, appreciating why these decidedly local ideas ...
( Category: Economic Policy March 26,2014 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-29 | Author:Robert Kuttner [Kuttner, Robert]

PART THREE Chapter 7 The Moral Economy of Debt BY NOW, SEVERAL CONCLUSIONS SHOULD be evident. Reckless indebtedness leads to crisis. More often than not, the culprit is debt that ...
( Category: Economic Policy March 26,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:Chester Hartman [Hartman, Chester; Squires, Gregory D.]

A New Political Bloc to Advance Our Long-Term Agenda One of the verities community organizers inherited from the 1970s was, with a few exceptions, an aversion to electoral politics. The ...
( Category: Banks & Banking March 26,2014 )