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Skousen, Mark

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Works: 102 works in 355 publications in 4 languages and 14,864 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Compiler, Other
Classifications: HB75, 330.09
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Most widely held works by Mark Skousen
The making of modern economics : the lives and ideas of the great thinkers by Mark Skousen( Book )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
Here is a history of economics - the dramatic story of how the great economic thinkers built today's rigorous social science. Noted financial writer and economist Mark Skousen has revised and updated this work to provide more material on Adam Smith and Karl Marx
The compleated autobiography by Benjamin Franklin( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
A lifelong scholar of Benjamin Franklin's life completes the unfinished "Autobiography" with information on Franklin's attitudes about such topics as the Constitutional Convention, slavery, and Thomas Jefferson
The big three in economics : Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Maynard Keynes by Mark Skousen( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
History comes alive in this fascinating story of opposing views that continue to play a fundamental role in today's politics and economics. The text traces the turbulent lives and battles of ideas of the three most influential economists in world history: Adam Smith, Karl Marx and John Maynard Keynes
Economics of a pure gold standard by Mark Skousen( Book )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Economics on trial : lies, myths, and realities by Mark Skousen( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
The structure of production by Mark Skousen( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
A clash of economic theories continues to dominate into the twenty-first century. The battle lines are drawn between the Keynesian model of aggregate demand and consumer spending, and the supply-side model of capital investment and saving. Which best reflects the dynamics of the booming global economy? Does aggregate demand determine business activity, new technology, and job creation? Or is economic growth driven by the agents of supply - entrepreneurs, capitalists, and savers? Since its release in 1990, "The Structure of Production" has been the underground bible for supply-side economics and Austrian macroeconomics, and an analytical tool to explain asset bubbles, commodity inflation, and financial instability. Mark Skousen provides a new introduction that updates his four-stage model with new statistical evidence, applications to textbooks, and historical interpretation. He broadens his industrial model into a universal goods-and-services model; updates his "total spending" statistic (now GRE); and applies his time-structural model to recent financial events and government policies. Skousen also introduces new diagrams and models to improve pedagogy in the classroom: the "natural" rate of interest hypothesis; a new micro model using the P&L income statement that explains downsizing, upsizing, and creative destruction dynamics in the global economy; and a pro-saving diagram as an alternative to Keynesian "paradox of thrift."
High finance on a low budget by Mark Skousen( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Mark Skousen's Complete guide to financial privacy by Mark Skousen( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Econopower : how a new generation of economists is transforming the world by Mark Skousen( Book )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 439 libraries worldwide
The power of economic thinking can be explained by seven core principles which include accountability, investments, economy, incentive, freedom of choice, nondiscrimination and one price. By understanding and incorporating these principles, better decisions will be made on individual, corporate and government levels. To explain this thesis, the author offers analyses of key economists who have changed their views over time, an examination of major domestic and international issues, and an explanation of how economists can predict which politicians will be successful
Scrooge investing : the bargain hunter's guide to discounts, free services, special privileges, and 99 other money-saving tips by Mark Skousen( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Penny-pinching strategies to cut commissions,slash borrowing charges,get free stock tips
Puzzles and paradoxes in economics by Mark Skousen( Book )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 364 libraries worldwide
This original and unusual book will have a wide appeal, ranging from the lay person with an interest in everyday economic puzzles, to the student and teacher wishing to develop their understanding of some of the paradoxes that have existed and continue to exist in economics. It will serve as an ideal source for teachers who want to challenge their students with unusual economic problems
Dissent on Keynes : a critical appraisal of Keynesian economics ( Book )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The compleated autobiography by Benjamin Franklin( file )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Franklin's celebrated Autobiography, published after his death, is one of the greatest autobiographies of all time ... but it was incomplete. Franklin ended his life's story in 1757, when he was only fifty-one. He lived another thirty-three full, eventful, and dramatic years, some of the most dramatic years in American history, years in which Franklin was America's advocate in London, represented Pennsylvania in the Continental Congress, and was America's wartime ambassador to France. During these years Franklin also helped write our nation's Constitution and planned an American Empire that would displace the British Empire. Now we get the rest of the story in Franklin's own words
Playing the price controls game : how some people will profit from the coming controls by Mark Skousen( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Vienna & Chicago, friends or foes? : a tale of two schools of free-market economics by Mark Skousen( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 240 libraries worldwide
The making of modern economics the lives and ideas of the great thinkers by Mark Skousen( file )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
This bold new history of economics tells the dramatic story of how the great economic thinkers built a rigorous social science without peer. Unlike other economics histories, Skousen's book provides a running plot with a singular heroic figure, Adam Smith, at the center of the discipline. Skousen unites the great thinkers by ranking them for or against Adam Smith and his "system of natural liberty." He shows how Karl Marx, Thorstein Veblen, John Maynard Keynes, and even laissez-faire disciples Robert Malthus and David Ricardo detracted from Adam Smith's classical model of democratic capitalism, while Alfred Marshall, Irving Fisher, Ludwig von Mises, and Milton Friedman, among others, remodeled and improved upon Smithian economics. Highlights include humorous anecdotes and exciting new revelations about the lives of the great economists
Tax free by Mark Skousen( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
The big three in economics John Maynard Keynes, Karl Marx, Adam Smith by Mark Skousen( file )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
History comes alive in this fascinating story of opposing views that continue to play a fundamental role in today's politics and economics, due to the turbulent lives and battle of ideas of the three most influential economists in world history: Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Maynard Keynes
The new scrooge investing : the bargain hunter's guide to thrifty investments, super discounts, special privileges, and other money-saving tips by Mark Skousen( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Economic logic by Mark Skousen( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Eureka! Skousen has done the impossible. Students love it! I will never use another textbook again."?Harry Veryser, University of Detroit-MercyThey said it couldn't be done. Austrian economics is so different, they said, that it couldn't be integrated into standard?neo-classical" textbooks. Consequently, college students learn nothing about the great Austrian economists (Mises, Hayek, Schumpeter). Professor Mark Skousen's Economic Logic aims to change that. Based on his popular course taught at Columbia University, Skousen starts his?micro" section with Car
 
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Mark Skousen American economist, investment analyst, newsletter editor, college professor and author
Mark Skousen amerikansk ekonom
Mark Skousen amerikansk økonom
Mark Skousen economista e scrittore statunitense
Skousen, M. 1947-
Skousen, Mark Andrew 1947-
Skousen, Mark Dr
スカウソン, マーク
スコーセン, マーク
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English (202)
Chinese (4)
Polish (2)
Turkish (1)
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