Comparative Economic Systems: An Interdiciplinary Reader / Edition 1

Comparative Economic Systems: An Interdiciplinary Reader / Edition 1

by Steven Rosefielde
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631229612

ISBN-13: 9780631229612

Pub. Date: 04/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley


Comparative Economic Systems: Culture, Wealth and Power in the 21st Century explains how culture, in various guises, modifies the standard rules of economic engagement, creating systems that differ markedly from those predicted by the theory of general market competition. This analysis is grounded in established principles, but also

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Comparative Economic Systems: Culture, Wealth and Power in the 21st Century explains how culture, in various guises, modifies the standard rules of economic engagement, creating systems that differ markedly from those predicted by the theory of general market competition. This analysis is grounded in established principles, but also assumes that individual utility seeking may be culturally determined, that political goals may take precedence over public well being, and that business misconduct may be socially detrimental.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631229612
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.05(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface.

Glossary.

Introduction.

Part I: Systems.

1. Comparative Economic Systems.

2. Classification and Principles.

3. Culture, Politics and Ethics.

4. Power.

Part II: Perfect Economic Mechanisms.

5. Perfect Competition.

6. Perfect Governance.

Part III: Great Powers.

7. America.

8. Continental Europe.

9. Japan.

10. China.

11. Russia.

12. Transition.

13. Comparative Potential.

Part IV: Performance.

14. Measurement.

15. Global Performance.

Part V: International Relations.

16. Security.

17. Military Balance.

18. Interplay.

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