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Common Sense Economics What Everyone Should Know about Wealth and Prosperity

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ISBN-10: 125010694X

ISBN-13: 9781250106940

Edition: 2016

Authors: James D. Gwartney, Tawni Hunt Ferrarini, Dwight R. Lee, Richard L. Stroup

List price: $28.00
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With the global economy recovering from a steep recession, and with that recovery challenging our long-held ideas about what careers and the market can be, learning the basics of economics has never been more essential. Principles such as gains from trade, the role of profit and loss, and the secondary effects of government spending, taxes, and borrowing risk continue to be critically important to the way America's economy functions, and critically important to understand for those hoping to further their professional lives - even their personal lives. Common Sense Economics discusses key points and theories, using them to show how any reader can make wiser personal choices and form more…    
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Book details

List price: $28.00
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 6/14/2016
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 272
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

James D. Gwartney holds the Gus A. Stavros Eminent Scholar Chair at Florida State University, where he directs the Stavros Center for the Advancement of Free Enterprise and Economic Education. His writings have been widely published in both professional journals and popular media. He is the co-author of Common Sense Economics: What Everyone Should Know about Wealth and Prosperity (St. Martin's Press, 2005), a primer on economics and personal finance. Gwartney's current research focuses on the measurement and determination of factors that influence cross-country differences in income levels and growth rates. In this regard he is the coauthor (with Robert Lawson) of the annual report,…