Government and the American Economy 1948

Government and the American Economy 1948
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Publisher-Printing Location:w w Norton & Con New York. by Merle Fainsod and Lincoln Gordon. Date: Revised Edition 1948 Size and Page Count: 6" X 8" Tall 935 pages

Condition:-Very Good -  Dark Blue Cloth hard bound with red block title on front board and spine cover, some rubbing on edges and light soiling on covers. Previous owner-Albert Somit stamp.  Text tight and clear, Complete

Illustrations Information:2 maps of Major Land use Projects

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Preface:This book present an examination and analysis of one of the profoundly important developments of the last half century- the assumption by government of major responsibilities for the guidance and direction of the American economy.....

Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I The American Setting
  • Chapter 1 - The Economic background
  • Chapter 2 - The organization of Economic Interests
  • Chapter 3 - The Legal and Constitutional Framework
  • Part II Government as Promoter of Particular Interests
  • Chapter 4 Promotion of Business Enterprise
  • Chapter 5 - Promotion of Agriculture
  • Chapter 6 promotion of the Interest of Labor
  • Chapter 7 - Governmetn, The Consumer, and the Public Interest
  • Part III Government as Regulator in the Public Interest
  • 8 - Growth of Government Regulation
  • 9 - Railroad Regulation and the Co-ordination of Transportation
  • 10 - Electrical Utilities
  • 11 - Communications
  • 12 - government and the Investor
  • 13 - Antiturst Legislation and the Attack on Monopoly
  • 14 - Federal Trade Comission and the Regulation of Trade Practices
  • 15 - Trade Association s, Cartels, and the state
  • 16 - The national Industrail recovery act and beyond
  • 17 - New Experiments in Industrial Control oi and coal
  • Part iV Public Enterprise and Conservation
  • 18 - Grounds and Scope of public enterprise
  • 19 - The Public Corporation
  • 20 - Conservation of Natural Resources
  • 21 - Conservation of Human Resources
  • 22 - Government and the economy in Total War
  • 23 - Conclusion - Public Policy and the American Economy
  • Selected Readings
  • Table of Cases
  • Index


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