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The economic development of the American nation

Reginald Charles McGrane

The economic development of the American nation

by Reginald Charles McGrane

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Published by Ginn and Company in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography at end of each chapter.

      Statementby Reginald C. McGrane ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC103 .M32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 690, [1] p. incl. illus. (incl. maps) tables, diagrs.
      Number of Pages690
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6432556M
      LC Control Number42006108
      OCLC/WorldCa274099

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      Capitalism, economic system, dominant in the Western world since the breakup of feudalism, in which most means of production are privately held and production, prices, and incomes are determined by markets. Learn more about the history and development of capitalism in this article. The Public Transportation Fact Book, published annually, contains national aggregate statistical data covering all aspects of the transit industry in the United States and sections include an overview of U.S. transit facts, transit finances and operating statistics by modes of travel, transit vehicle characteristics and deliveries, facts and numbers relating to federal grants and.

      This links nicely to your first book, The Elusive Republic: Political Economy in Jeffersonian America, which takes us back to the years immediately after the Declaration of Independence and examines the Founding Fathers’ attempts to reconcile their republican ideals with economic growth and tell us more. Drew McCoy is a brilliant writer, and this is a period that is. There was a time when leading economists would write for a mass audience, commenting on the issues of the day, and applying economic principles to them. These six books offer a course in both economics and the economic aspects of post-war U.S. history. They also offer a window on a time when debate about these issues was, perhaps, less shrill than it is now.


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