The Resource Nothing is sacred : economic ideas for the new millennium, Robert J. Barro

Nothing is sacred : economic ideas for the new millennium, Robert J. Barro

Label
Nothing is sacred : economic ideas for the new millennium
Title
Nothing is sacred
Title remainder
economic ideas for the new millennium
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Barro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Barro, Robert J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB87
LC item number
.B293 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Economists
  • Économie politique
  • Économistes
  • Economic policy
  • Economics
  • Economists
  • Economen
  • Economische politiek
  • Geschiedenis
  • Ideengeschichte
  • Volkswirtschaft
  • Ideengeschichte
  • Volkswirtschaft
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
Label
Nothing is sacred : economic ideas for the new millennium, Robert J. Barro
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thoughts on friends and other noteworthy persons. Milton Friedman and his memoirs -- Adam Smith, including thoughts on Ken Galbraith and David Ricardo -- George Stigler and the Chicago School of Economics -- Gary Becker, the great economic imperialist -- Robert Mundell, the father of international macroeconomics -- Bob Lucas and rational expectations -- Larry Summers, the economist as Treasury Secretary and Harvard president -- Bono, the rock star as amateur economist -- Domingo Cavallo- the second coming of the Argentine savior? -- Al Gore in the balance -- George W. Bush and compassionate conservatism -- Joe DiMaggio -- Economics of social issues. Economics of beauty -- Abortion and crime -- Colombia and U.S. drug policy -- SAT scores and meritocracy in higher education -- Napster, Prozac, and intellectual property rights -- Microsoft and antitrust policy -- Personal accounts for social security : not a free lunch -- Economic growth, democracy, and things international. Eastern Germany- a lesson in welfare dependency -- Inequality and economic growth -- Democracy in the new Congo? -- Chile's presidential election -- Mexico's new democracy -- Dollarization in Russia? -- Yankee imperialism in Asia -- Dollarization and the grand Ecuadorian experiment -- My brief tenure at the World Economic Forum -- What to do with the international Monetary Fund? -- Fiscal policy, monetary policy, and the macroeconomy. Budgets and tax cuts -- September 11 and the War on Terror- what does it mean for the economy? -- Fiscal profligacy at the American Economic Association -- It's the economy- economic evaluations of the U.S. presidents -- Serious and nonserious fiscal reforms -- Mr. Greenspan and U.S. monetary policy -- And the winner of the 2000 presidential election was ... -- Oil- the good guys and the bad guys -- Exuberance and pessimism in the U.S. stock market
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxi, 179 pages
Isbn
9780262524155
Lccn
2002024435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49320519
  • (OCoLC)ocm49320519
Label
Nothing is sacred : economic ideas for the new millennium, Robert J. Barro
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thoughts on friends and other noteworthy persons. Milton Friedman and his memoirs -- Adam Smith, including thoughts on Ken Galbraith and David Ricardo -- George Stigler and the Chicago School of Economics -- Gary Becker, the great economic imperialist -- Robert Mundell, the father of international macroeconomics -- Bob Lucas and rational expectations -- Larry Summers, the economist as Treasury Secretary and Harvard president -- Bono, the rock star as amateur economist -- Domingo Cavallo- the second coming of the Argentine savior? -- Al Gore in the balance -- George W. Bush and compassionate conservatism -- Joe DiMaggio -- Economics of social issues. Economics of beauty -- Abortion and crime -- Colombia and U.S. drug policy -- SAT scores and meritocracy in higher education -- Napster, Prozac, and intellectual property rights -- Microsoft and antitrust policy -- Personal accounts for social security : not a free lunch -- Economic growth, democracy, and things international. Eastern Germany- a lesson in welfare dependency -- Inequality and economic growth -- Democracy in the new Congo? -- Chile's presidential election -- Mexico's new democracy -- Dollarization in Russia? -- Yankee imperialism in Asia -- Dollarization and the grand Ecuadorian experiment -- My brief tenure at the World Economic Forum -- What to do with the international Monetary Fund? -- Fiscal policy, monetary policy, and the macroeconomy. Budgets and tax cuts -- September 11 and the War on Terror- what does it mean for the economy? -- Fiscal profligacy at the American Economic Association -- It's the economy- economic evaluations of the U.S. presidents -- Serious and nonserious fiscal reforms -- Mr. Greenspan and U.S. monetary policy -- And the winner of the 2000 presidential election was ... -- Oil- the good guys and the bad guys -- Exuberance and pessimism in the U.S. stock market
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxi, 179 pages
Isbn
9780262524155
Lccn
2002024435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49320519
  • (OCoLC)ocm49320519

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