Applied Economics

Thinking Beyond Stage One
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Product Number: Z100094494
Released: Jun 16, 2015
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ISBN: #9781483051949
Narrator/s: Bill Wallace
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Applied Economics is an accessible guide to how our economic decisions develop. It explains the application of economics to major world problems, including housing, medical care, discrimination, and the economic development of nations, illustrating with examples from around the world. This new, expanded edition has been updated to address economic questions that are particularly relevant to our times, with chapters on the economics of immigration, the economics of organ transplants, the "creative" financing of home buying that led to the current mortgage crisis, and the political and economic incentives that lead to money earmarked for highways being diverted to mass transit and to a general neglect of infrastructure. The book retains its easy readability, even for people with no prior knowledge of economics.

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Author(s): Thomas Sowell
Original Publish Date: Apr 28, 2009

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Author(s): Thomas Sowell
Narrator(s): Brian Emerson
Product Number Z100132760
Released: Jan 04, 2018
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ISBN: #9781538484883

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