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The price of everything [electronic resource] : solving the mystery of why we pay what we do / Eduardo Porter.

Porter, Eduardo. (Author). Dixon, Walter. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781596596412 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 1596596414 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 sound file : digital.
  • Publisher: Rego Park : Gildan Media Corp, 2011.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 09:25:57.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Walter Dixon.
Summary, etc.: Many of the prices we pay seem to make little sense. We shell out $2.29 for a coffee at Starbucks when a nearly identical brew can be had at the corner deli for less than a dollar. We may be less willing to give blood for $25 than to donate it for free. Americans hire the cheap labor of illegal immigrants to fix the roof or mow the lawn and vote for politicians who promise to spend billions to keep them out of the country...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 135601 KB; MP3 file size: 265734 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Value.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.

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