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Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries), Jared Bernstein

Label
Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries)
Title
Crunch
Title remainder
why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries)
Statement of responsibility
Jared Bernstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Informative and direct answers to a set of compelling economic questions posed by ordinary people
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernstein, Jared
Dewey number
330.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC106.83
LC item number
.B472 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Fiscal policy
  • Cost and standard of living
  • Income distribution
  • Globalization
  • Cost and standard of living
  • Economic policy
  • Fiscal policy
  • Globalization
  • Income distribution
  • United States
Label
Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries), Jared Bernstein
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip084/2007046441.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The health care squeeze
  • The medical industrial complex
  • Health care reform
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whats
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whys
  • Brother, can you spare a dime?
  • The ABCs of worker pay
  • What's so bad about inequality?
  • All education, all the time
  • 2.
  • Preface
  • Don't know much about GDP
  • Gross domestic product
  • Unemployment : Wall Street vs. Main Street
  • Underemployment
  • Making better doughnuts
  • Inflation
  • What's a recession?
  • Blowing bubbles
  • The night of the living wage (and other scary stories)
  • Your textbook got it wrong
  • Introduction : So what is economics, anyway?
  • 3.
  • Political economy 202
  • Social insecurity
  • Economists in chief
  • The fed
  • The budget deficit (part 1)
  • The budget deficit (part 2, in which a Nobelist agrees with me)
  • The economy and the military
  • Guns or butter
  • A new WPA?
  • 1.
  • "Please remain on the line."
  • The big squeeze
  • Why do I feel so squeezed?
  • Econ-noir
  • All is not as it appears : measuring economic outcomes
  • Whatever happened to the Cleavers?
  • Undocumented workers
  • The not-so-great immigration debate
  • What's so bad about a labor shortage?
  • The mighty dollar
  • Can economists save the planet?
  • 5.
  • The reconnection agenda
  • Easing the squeeze
  • Health care
  • Immigration
  • 4.
  • Education
  • Globalization
  • What's left?
  • Conclusion : the lesson of the rink
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • About the author
  • The world ain't flat as all that
  • What's right and wrong about globalization?
  • Outsourcing
  • The conscience of a shopper
  • World trade
  • Globalization and greed
  • How the capitalists killed capitalism
Control code
ocn156834521
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 225 pages
Isbn
9781576754771
Lccn
2007046441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156834521
  • (OCoLC)156834521
Label
Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic mysteries), Jared Bernstein
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip084/2007046441.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The health care squeeze
  • The medical industrial complex
  • Health care reform
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whats
  • Poverty amid plenty : the whys
  • Brother, can you spare a dime?
  • The ABCs of worker pay
  • What's so bad about inequality?
  • All education, all the time
  • 2.
  • Preface
  • Don't know much about GDP
  • Gross domestic product
  • Unemployment : Wall Street vs. Main Street
  • Underemployment
  • Making better doughnuts
  • Inflation
  • What's a recession?
  • Blowing bubbles
  • The night of the living wage (and other scary stories)
  • Your textbook got it wrong
  • Introduction : So what is economics, anyway?
  • 3.
  • Political economy 202
  • Social insecurity
  • Economists in chief
  • The fed
  • The budget deficit (part 1)
  • The budget deficit (part 2, in which a Nobelist agrees with me)
  • The economy and the military
  • Guns or butter
  • A new WPA?
  • 1.
  • "Please remain on the line."
  • The big squeeze
  • Why do I feel so squeezed?
  • Econ-noir
  • All is not as it appears : measuring economic outcomes
  • Whatever happened to the Cleavers?
  • Undocumented workers
  • The not-so-great immigration debate
  • What's so bad about a labor shortage?
  • The mighty dollar
  • Can economists save the planet?
  • 5.
  • The reconnection agenda
  • Easing the squeeze
  • Health care
  • Immigration
  • 4.
  • Education
  • Globalization
  • What's left?
  • Conclusion : the lesson of the rink
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • About the author
  • The world ain't flat as all that
  • What's right and wrong about globalization?
  • Outsourcing
  • The conscience of a shopper
  • World trade
  • Globalization and greed
  • How the capitalists killed capitalism
Control code
ocn156834521
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 225 pages
Isbn
9781576754771
Lccn
2007046441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156834521
  • (OCoLC)156834521

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