Economics Public Issues

Economics Public Issues

by Roger LeRoy Miller, Daniel K. Benjamin, Douglass Cecil North
     
 

This book is about some issues of our times. Several of these issues are usually thought of as being inherently noneconomic. Others provide classic illustrations of the core of economic science. Many are controversial and thus are likely to evoke noneconomic reactions to what we have say. In our view, however, the one feature that ties all of the issues together is… See more details below

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This book is about some issues of our times. Several of these issues are usually thought of as being inherently noneconomic. Others provide classic illustrations of the core of economic science. Many are controversial and thus are likely to evoke noneconomic reactions to what we have say. In our view, however, the one feature that ties all of the issues together is that they illustrate the power of economics in explaining the world around us.

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An introduction to basic economic concepts and topics from a largely free-market perspective. Concepts are discussed using examples from current public issues ranging from communism to prostitution to the minimum wage. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780673994608
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
12/01/1996
Series:
HarperCollins Series in Economics
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.16(h) x 0.44(d)

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