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The Resource Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries), Jared Bernstein

Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries), Jared Bernstein

Label
Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries)
Title
Crunch
Title remainder
why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries)
Statement of responsibility
Jared Bernstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Helps readers decode economic "analysis", navigate through murky ethical quandaries, and make sound economic decisions that reflect their deepest aspirations for themselves, their families, and their country
Member of
Cataloging source
QE2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernstein, Jared
Dewey number
330.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC106.83
LC item number
.B472 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A BK currents book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cost and standard of living
  • Fiscal policy
  • Globalization
  • Income distribution
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Cost and standard of living
  • Economic policy
  • Fiscal policy
  • Globalization
  • Income distribution
  • United States
Label
Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries), Jared Bernstein
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The health care squeeze
  • The medical industrial complex
  • Health care reform
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whats
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whys
  • Brother, can you spare a dime?
  • The ABCs of worker pay
  • What's so bad about inequality?
  • All education, all the time
  • 2.
  • Preface
  • Don't know much about GDP
  • Gross domestic product
  • Unemployment : Wall Street vs. Main Street
  • Underemployment
  • Making better doughnuts
  • Inflation
  • What's a recession?
  • Blowing bubbles
  • The night of the living wage (and other scary stories)
  • Your textbook got it wrong
  • Introduction : So what is economics, anyway?
  • 3.
  • Political economy 202
  • Social insecurity
  • Economists in chief
  • The fed
  • The budget deficit (part 1)
  • The budget deficit (part 2, in which a Nobelist agrees with me)
  • The economy and the military
  • Guns or butter
  • A new WPA?
  • 1.
  • "Please remain on the line."
  • The big squeeze
  • Why do I feel so squeezed?
  • Econ-noir
  • All is not as it appears : measuring economic outcomes
  • Whatever happened to the Cleavers?
  • Undocumented workers
  • The not-so-great immigration debate
  • What's so bad about a labor shortage?
  • The mighty dollar
  • Can economists save the planet?
  • 5.
  • The reconnection agenda
  • Easing the squeeze
  • Health care
  • Immigration
  • 4.
  • Education
  • Globalization
  • What's left?
  • Conclusion : the lesson of the rink
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • About the author
  • The world ain't flat as all that
  • What's right and wrong about globalization?
  • Outsourcing
  • The conscience of a shopper
  • World trade
  • Globalization and greed
  • How the capitalists killed capitalism
Control code
471127297
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 225 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781576755501
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
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  • ff7415ae-c3d8-4e0a-ab8f-1042b05456fd
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)471127297
Label
Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries), Jared Bernstein
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The health care squeeze
  • The medical industrial complex
  • Health care reform
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whats
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whys
  • Brother, can you spare a dime?
  • The ABCs of worker pay
  • What's so bad about inequality?
  • All education, all the time
  • 2.
  • Preface
  • Don't know much about GDP
  • Gross domestic product
  • Unemployment : Wall Street vs. Main Street
  • Underemployment
  • Making better doughnuts
  • Inflation
  • What's a recession?
  • Blowing bubbles
  • The night of the living wage (and other scary stories)
  • Your textbook got it wrong
  • Introduction : So what is economics, anyway?
  • 3.
  • Political economy 202
  • Social insecurity
  • Economists in chief
  • The fed
  • The budget deficit (part 1)
  • The budget deficit (part 2, in which a Nobelist agrees with me)
  • The economy and the military
  • Guns or butter
  • A new WPA?
  • 1.
  • "Please remain on the line."
  • The big squeeze
  • Why do I feel so squeezed?
  • Econ-noir
  • All is not as it appears : measuring economic outcomes
  • Whatever happened to the Cleavers?
  • Undocumented workers
  • The not-so-great immigration debate
  • What's so bad about a labor shortage?
  • The mighty dollar
  • Can economists save the planet?
  • 5.
  • The reconnection agenda
  • Easing the squeeze
  • Health care
  • Immigration
  • 4.
  • Education
  • Globalization
  • What's left?
  • Conclusion : the lesson of the rink
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • About the author
  • The world ain't flat as all that
  • What's right and wrong about globalization?
  • Outsourcing
  • The conscience of a shopper
  • World trade
  • Globalization and greed
  • How the capitalists killed capitalism
Control code
471127297
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 225 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781576755501
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000125
  • ff7415ae-c3d8-4e0a-ab8f-1042b05456fd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)471127297

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