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Main currents in modern economic life ...

Horace Taylor

Main currents in modern economic life ...

by Horace Taylor

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Economics,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Horace Taylor and associates, Columbia University ... Harold Barger, Goetz A. Briefs, Courtney C. Brown [and others] ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC106.3 .T275
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6416939M
      LC Control Number41008267
      OCLC/WorldCa1631673

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        Considered to be the first modern work of economics, The Wealth of Nations critiques mercantilism (then Europe’s dominant economic system); discusses free markets, productivity, and the division of labor; and, as former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich explains in an introduction to a edition of the book, ranges “over issues as fresh and topical today as they were in the late. Starting with the admonition that not all are real economists (and coming from someone who is not an official, registered, licensed and otherwise academically adorned economist) which holds about as much water for me as to say Thomas Edison wasn.

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