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What would the great economists do? : how twelve brilliant minds would solve today's biggest problems / Linda Yueh.

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North Kansas City Public Library 330.9 YUEH 2018 (Text) 0001002251005 Nonfiction Available -

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"Originally published in Great Britain as The Great Economists by Viking, a part of the Penguin Random House group of companies."--Title page verso.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-331) and index.
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Introduction: Great economists on our economic challenges -- Adam Smith: Should the government rebalance the economy? -- David Ricardo: Do trade deficits matter? -- Karl Marx: Can China become rich? -- Alfred Marshall: Is inequality inevitable? -- Irving Fisher: Are we at risk of repeating the 1930s? -- John Maynard Keynes: To invest of not to invest? -- Joseph Schumpeter: What drives innovation? -- Friedrich Hayek: What can we learn from financial crises? -- Joan Robinson: Why are wages so low? -- Milton Friedman: Are central banks doing too much? -- Douglass North: Why are so few countries prosperous? -- Robert Solow: Do we face a slow-growth future? -- Epilogue: The future of globalization.
Summary, etc.:
"A timely exploration of the life and work of world-changing thinkers--from Adam Smith to John Maynard Keynes--and how their ideas would solve the great economic problems we face today." -- Amazon.com.
Subject: Economic history.
Economic policy.
Economists.

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