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The invisible hand : economic thought yesterday and today

Author: Ulrich van Suntum
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2005.
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This book explains the world of economics in simple terms. Starting with the questions put forward by the first economists it proceeds to the core of today's economic theory and provides the reader with a straightforward introduction to what economists discovered about wealth, unemployment, growth, and inflation. The author is Professor of Economics at the University of Munster in Germany, where the original version  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Suntum, Ulrich van.
Invisible hand.
Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2005
(DLC) 2004117907
(OCoLC)61122767
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ulrich van Suntum
ISBN: 3540204970 9783540204978 3540248250 9783540248255 1280262397 9781280262395 661026239X 9786610262397
OCLC Number: 62728001
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 263 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preliminaries; Foreword; What this book is about; Contents; Chapter 1 People and Markets (Microeconomics); Chapter 2 Crises of Market Economies (Macroeconomics); Chapter 3 Trade and Changes in theWorld Economy (Foreign trade); Chapter 4 The State and Social Matters (Public Finance); Index of Names; Subject Index.
Responsibility: Ulrich van Suntum ; translated by Caroline Hemingway.
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