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The Resource Failure by design : the story behind America's broken economy, Josh Bivens ; foreword by Lawrence Mishel

Failure by design : the story behind America's broken economy, Josh Bivens ; foreword by Lawrence Mishel

Label
Failure by design : the story behind America's broken economy
Title
Failure by design
Title remainder
the story behind America's broken economy
Statement of responsibility
Josh Bivens ; foreword by Lawrence Mishel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers evidence on how the economy has failed low- and middle-income Americans and tracks the trends to provide an economic history
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bivens, Josh
Dewey number
330.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Economic Policy Institute/A State of Working America Publication
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Financial crises
  • Working class
Label
Failure by design : the story behind America's broken economy, Josh Bivens ; foreword by Lawrence Mishel
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 99)
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Great Recession: the damage done and the rot revealed -- The Great Recession's trigger: housing bubble leads to job crisis : Fallout: the job-market ; Fallout: broader measures of economic security: poverty, health insurance, and net wealth -- The policy response to the Great Recession: what was done and did it work? : The dynamics of the Great Recession ; Recovery Act controversies: what was in it? ; Recovery Act controversies: did it work at all? ; Recovery Act controversies: why has consumer and not government spending led the recovery? -- The Great Recession ended more than a year ago: so, "mission accomplished"? : Apathy, not overreach ; Exchange rate policy ; Monetary policy ; Fiscal policy ; Clear economics, fuzzy politics -- The cracked foundation revealed by the Great Recession : Falling minimum wage ; Assault on workers' right to organize ; Global integration for America's workers and insulation for elites ; The rise of finance ; Abandoning full employment as a target ; You get the economy you choose ; Incomes in the 30 years before the Great Recession: growing slower and less equal ; Is everybody getting richer but the rich are just getting richer faster? ; Why have typical families' incomes and overall economic growth de-linked? ; Lower wage growth did not buy greater economic security or sustained progress in closing racial gaps ; How did AMerican families cope with lower wage-growth and rising insecurity? -- Where to from here?
Control code
ocn864900607
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 102 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801460654
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864900607
Label
Failure by design : the story behind America's broken economy, Josh Bivens ; foreword by Lawrence Mishel
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 99)
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Great Recession: the damage done and the rot revealed -- The Great Recession's trigger: housing bubble leads to job crisis : Fallout: the job-market ; Fallout: broader measures of economic security: poverty, health insurance, and net wealth -- The policy response to the Great Recession: what was done and did it work? : The dynamics of the Great Recession ; Recovery Act controversies: what was in it? ; Recovery Act controversies: did it work at all? ; Recovery Act controversies: why has consumer and not government spending led the recovery? -- The Great Recession ended more than a year ago: so, "mission accomplished"? : Apathy, not overreach ; Exchange rate policy ; Monetary policy ; Fiscal policy ; Clear economics, fuzzy politics -- The cracked foundation revealed by the Great Recession : Falling minimum wage ; Assault on workers' right to organize ; Global integration for America's workers and insulation for elites ; The rise of finance ; Abandoning full employment as a target ; You get the economy you choose ; Incomes in the 30 years before the Great Recession: growing slower and less equal ; Is everybody getting richer but the rich are just getting richer faster? ; Why have typical families' incomes and overall economic growth de-linked? ; Lower wage growth did not buy greater economic security or sustained progress in closing racial gaps ; How did AMerican families cope with lower wage-growth and rising insecurity? -- Where to from here?
Control code
ocn864900607
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 102 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801460654
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864900607

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