The Resource Depression, war, and cold war : studies in political economy, by Robert Higgs, (electronic resource)

Depression, war, and cold war : studies in political economy, by Robert Higgs, (electronic resource)

Label
Depression, war, and cold war : studies in political economy
Title
Depression, war, and cold war
Title remainder
studies in political economy
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Higgs
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Higgs, Robert
Index
index present
LC call number
HC106
LC item number
.H535 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary
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  • War
  • Depressions
  • United States
Label
Depression, war, and cold war : studies in political economy, by Robert Higgs, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Regime uncertainty : why the great depression lasted so long and why prosperity resumed after the war -- Private profit, public risk : institutional antecedents of the modern military procurement system in the rearmament program of 1940-1941 -- Wartime prosperity? a reassessment of the U.S. economy in the 1940s -- Wartime socialization of investment : a reassessment of U.S. capital formation in the 1940s -- From central planning to the market : the American transition, 1945-1947 -- The cold war economy : opportunity costs, ideology, and the politics of crisis -- Hard coals make bad law : congressional parochialism versus national defense -- Airplanes the Pentagon didn't want, but Congress did -- Profits of U.S. defense contractors -- Public opinion : a powerful predictor of U.S. defense spending
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 221 p.
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)144618770
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10160608
Label
Depression, war, and cold war : studies in political economy, by Robert Higgs, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Regime uncertainty : why the great depression lasted so long and why prosperity resumed after the war -- Private profit, public risk : institutional antecedents of the modern military procurement system in the rearmament program of 1940-1941 -- Wartime prosperity? a reassessment of the U.S. economy in the 1940s -- Wartime socialization of investment : a reassessment of U.S. capital formation in the 1940s -- From central planning to the market : the American transition, 1945-1947 -- The cold war economy : opportunity costs, ideology, and the politics of crisis -- Hard coals make bad law : congressional parochialism versus national defense -- Airplanes the Pentagon didn't want, but Congress did -- Profits of U.S. defense contractors -- Public opinion : a powerful predictor of U.S. defense spending
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 221 p.
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)144618770
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10160608

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