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End this depression now!

Author: Paul R Krugman
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Great Recession that began in 2007 is now more than 4 years old, and counting. Some 24 million Americans are unemployed of underemployed, and at recent rates of job creation we won't be back to normal levels of production until late this decade. Here the author pursues the questions of how bad the "Great Recession" really is, how we got stuck in what can now be called a depression and, above all, how we can free  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul R Krugman
ISBN: 9780393088779 0393088774
OCLC Number: 778423389
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: What do we do now? --
How bad things are --
Depression economics --
The Minsky moment --
Bankers gone wild --
The second gilded age --
Dark age economics --
Anatomy of an inadequate response --
But what about the deficit? --
Inflation : the phantom menace --
Eurodämmerung --
Austerians --
What it will take --
End this depression! --
What do we really know about the effects of government spending?
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