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The cost disease : Why some things keep getting more expensive - and why it's not the problem we think it is

Author: William J Baumol; Monte Malach; Ariel Pablos-Mendez; Lilian Gomory Wu
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2012.
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The exploding cost of health care in the United States is a source of widespread alarm. Similarly, the upward spiral of college tuition fees is cause for serious concern. In this book, the author  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Baumol; Monte Malach; Ariel Pablos-Mendez; Lilian Gomory Wu
ISBN: 9780300179286 0300179286
OCLC Number: 812502938
Notes: Hardback.
Description: 272 S. : ill., 20 black- & -white ; 21 x 14 x 3 cm.
Responsibility: William J. Baumol ; Contributions by Monte Malach, Ariel Pablos-Mendez, Lilian Gomory Wu.

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"It's a testament to Professor Baumol's lucid prose, though, that economists and noneconomists alike will find it easy to grasp his surprisingly comforting argument for why we shouldn't panic. . . Read more...

 
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