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Nixonomics: how the dismal science of free enterprise became the black art of controls

Silk, Leonard Solomon

Nixonomics: how the dismal science of free enterprise became the black art of controls

by Silk, Leonard Solomon

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Published by Praeger Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Economic policy -- 1971-1981.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Leonard Silk.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 212 p.
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17733889M

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    So it is even odder to say that now, seven years, this piece has become relevant again. Recently a comrade of mine, Amelia Davenport, wrote an article in this journal that speaks to a project we are both involved in: the development, within the socialist left, of a science of organization. Adam Smith was a philosopher who changed the face of modern economics. He asserted the concept of free enterprise into the government and advocated for laissez faire capitalism. His book The Wealth of Nations was essentially a textbook for economics that contained ornate detail about the subject.


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