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The Resource Adam Smith's equality and the pursuit of happiness, John E. Hill

Adam Smith's equality and the pursuit of happiness, John E. Hill

Label
Adam Smith's equality and the pursuit of happiness
Title
Adam Smith's equality and the pursuit of happiness
Statement of responsibility
John E. Hill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hill, John E.
Dewey number
192
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Smith, Adam
Label
Adam Smith's equality and the pursuit of happiness, John E. Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Dedication ; Foreword; Notes; Acknowledgments; Contents; Chapter 1: Introduction: A€Forgotten Revolutionary Ideal; Happiness; Definitions; Happiness, Smith, and€Political Economy; Conclusion; Organization of€the€Book; Thesis; Notes; Chapter 2: Justice, Liberty, and€Equality: Adam Smith's Political Economy; Laissez-Faire Misinterpretations of€Adam Smith; What Adam Smith Did Advocate; Justice in€the€Wealth of€Nations; The Invisible Hand; Liberty and€Justice; Justice in€the€Legal Sense; Justice in€the€Ethical Sense; Liberty and€Equality; Liberty, Equality, and€Justice; The Argument Thus Far
  • Roles for€GovernmentSummation; Laissez-Faire: Who Cares?; Notes; Chapter 3: Smith's Principles for€the€Twenty-First Century; Justice, Liberty, and€Equality; Scientific Study of€Society; Best Practices around the€World; Government's Role in€the€Economy; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 4: Wealth for€All; Smith's Critique of€Concentrated Wealth; The Myth of€Social Mobility; Causes; Unions; Finance Sector Amnesia; Productivity Gains; Trickle-Down; Free Trade Policies; Negative Effects; Homelessness; Economic Inequality and€Democracy; Change Inhibitors; Class Conflict; Solutions?; Unemployment
  • Social SecurityReducing Poverty; Minimum Wage; Economic Growth; Government Transfers; Worker-Owned Enterprises; Benefits; Summation; Notes; Chapter 5: Health; Health and Economic Inequality; Health and Happiness: Correlation or Causation?; Solutions?; Rationing; Cost Efficiency; Uninsured Americans; Disadvantages and Advantages; Other Solutions; Medical Malpractice; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 6: Education; Education and Economic Inequality; Solutions?; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 7: Crime; White-Collar Crime; Definition and Examples; What White-Collar Crime Costs; Solutions?
  • Media ViolencePunishment; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 8: Common Defense; Happiness; Economic Impact; War and€Taxes; Solutions?; Congressional War Powers; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 9: Taxes; Bankrupting the€USA; Progressive Taxes; Are Progressive Taxes Fair?; Other Smith Reflections on€Taxes; Nongovernmental Taxes; Solutions?; Tax Simplification; Higher Income Tax Rates; Global Tax on€Capital; Corporate Taxes; Estate Tax; Sales and€Payroll Taxes; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 10: Conclusion; The Umpire of€Capitalism; Other Roles for€Government; Final Thoughts; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn960281647
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 252 pages .)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137584120
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960281647
Label
Adam Smith's equality and the pursuit of happiness, John E. Hill
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Dedication ; Foreword; Notes; Acknowledgments; Contents; Chapter 1: Introduction: A€Forgotten Revolutionary Ideal; Happiness; Definitions; Happiness, Smith, and€Political Economy; Conclusion; Organization of€the€Book; Thesis; Notes; Chapter 2: Justice, Liberty, and€Equality: Adam Smith's Political Economy; Laissez-Faire Misinterpretations of€Adam Smith; What Adam Smith Did Advocate; Justice in€the€Wealth of€Nations; The Invisible Hand; Liberty and€Justice; Justice in€the€Legal Sense; Justice in€the€Ethical Sense; Liberty and€Equality; Liberty, Equality, and€Justice; The Argument Thus Far
  • Roles for€GovernmentSummation; Laissez-Faire: Who Cares?; Notes; Chapter 3: Smith's Principles for€the€Twenty-First Century; Justice, Liberty, and€Equality; Scientific Study of€Society; Best Practices around the€World; Government's Role in€the€Economy; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 4: Wealth for€All; Smith's Critique of€Concentrated Wealth; The Myth of€Social Mobility; Causes; Unions; Finance Sector Amnesia; Productivity Gains; Trickle-Down; Free Trade Policies; Negative Effects; Homelessness; Economic Inequality and€Democracy; Change Inhibitors; Class Conflict; Solutions?; Unemployment
  • Social SecurityReducing Poverty; Minimum Wage; Economic Growth; Government Transfers; Worker-Owned Enterprises; Benefits; Summation; Notes; Chapter 5: Health; Health and Economic Inequality; Health and Happiness: Correlation or Causation?; Solutions?; Rationing; Cost Efficiency; Uninsured Americans; Disadvantages and Advantages; Other Solutions; Medical Malpractice; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 6: Education; Education and Economic Inequality; Solutions?; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 7: Crime; White-Collar Crime; Definition and Examples; What White-Collar Crime Costs; Solutions?
  • Media ViolencePunishment; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 8: Common Defense; Happiness; Economic Impact; War and€Taxes; Solutions?; Congressional War Powers; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 9: Taxes; Bankrupting the€USA; Progressive Taxes; Are Progressive Taxes Fair?; Other Smith Reflections on€Taxes; Nongovernmental Taxes; Solutions?; Tax Simplification; Higher Income Tax Rates; Global Tax on€Capital; Corporate Taxes; Estate Tax; Sales and€Payroll Taxes; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 10: Conclusion; The Umpire of€Capitalism; Other Roles for€Government; Final Thoughts; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn960281647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 252 pages .)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137584120
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960281647

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