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End unemployment now : how to eliminate joblessness, debt, and poverty despite Congress / Ravi Batra.

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Mooresville PL - Mooresville BUS 331.137 BAT (Text) 37323005226041 BUSINESS Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 331.137 BATRA 2015 (Text) 39206021087562 NonFiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781137280077
  • Physical Description: xiii, 239 pages : illustrations, charts ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Palgrave Macmillan, [2015].

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [227]-232) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The diagnosis. Introduction ; A do-nothing congress ; Unemployment : a curse ; Monopoly capitalism and the theory of free profits ; What really causes unemployment? ; Bubbles are troubles ; Monopoly capitalism and the rising wage gap ; A town hall-style debate -- The cure. Free-market outcomes : banking and finance ; Free-market outcomes : oil and gasoline ; Free-market outcomes : Big Pharma and foreign trade ; Eliminating global poverty ; A free-market manifesto -- Appendix. A new theory of unemployment : globalization and the wage-productivity gap.
Summary, etc.:
"2010 marked the year when the National Bureau of Economic Research declared an end to the Great Recession. The economy had shed over six million jobs in 2008 and 2009, but few had been recalled to work by 2010. Today, government policies have yet to make a significant dent in unemployment. Here, Ravi Batra explores why this is the case. He explains how joblessness can be completely eliminated-- in just two years, and without the help of our painfully incompetent Congress." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Unemployment > United States.
Manpower policy > United States.
Small business > United States.
Fiscal policy > United States.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / Theory.

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