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Winner-take-all politics : how washington made the rich richer--and turned its back on the middle class

Author: Jacob S Hacker; Paul Pierson
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014.
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A groundbreaking work that identifies the real culprit behind one of the great economic crimes of our time' the growing inequality of incomes between the vast majority of Americans and the richest of the rich. We all know that the very rich have gotten a lot richer these past few decades while most Americans haven't. In fact, the exorbitantly paid have continued to thrive during the current economic crisis, even as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
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All Authors / Contributors: Jacob S Hacker; Paul Pierson
ISBN: 9781416593843 1416593845
OCLC Number: 892939587
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A ground-breaking book on one of the great economic crises of our time -- why the richest of the rich are getting richer while we're not.  Read more...

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"Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson brilliantly break the intellectual logjam over the causes of runaway inequality. Their findings put responsibility and control back into the hands of officeholders, Read more...

 
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