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Rigged : how globalization and the rules of the modern economy were structured to make the rich richer

Author: Dean Baker
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Center for Economic and Policy Research, 2016
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dean Baker
ISBN: 9780692793367 0692793364
OCLC Number: 972322312
Description: iii, 249 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: trading in myths --
The landscape of inequality --
The macroeconomics of upward redistribution --
The financial sector: ground zero for high incomes and high waste --
The old technology and inequality scam: the story of patents and copyrights --
Out of control at the top: CEO pay in the private and public sectors --
The political economy of an anti-rent-seeking equality agenda --
Rewriting the narrative on economic policy
Responsibility: by Dean Baker

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