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GDP : a brief but affectionate history / Diane Coyle.

Coyle, Diane. (Author).

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Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 339.3109 COY (Text) 39391006598666 Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780691156798 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0691156794 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: 159 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Princeton ; Princeton University Press, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-152) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
From the 18th century to the 1930s: war and depression -- 1945 to 1975: the golden age -- The legacy of the 1970s: a crisis of capitalism -- 1995 to 2005: the new paradigm -- Our times: the Great Crash -- The future: 21st century GDP.
Summary, etc.:
Why did the size of the U S economy increase by 3 percent on one day in mid-2013 - or Ghana's balloon by 60 percent overnight in 2010? Why did the U K financial industry show its fastest expansion ever at the end of 2008 - just as the world's financial system went into meltdown? This title deals with these questions.
Subject: Gross domestic product > History.
Economic history.
Economics > History.
Econometrics > History.
Produit intérieur brut.

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