The Resource Beyond our means : why America spends while the world saves, Sheldon Garon, (electronic book)

Beyond our means : why America spends while the world saves, Sheldon Garon, (electronic book)

Label
Beyond our means : why America spends while the world saves
Title
Beyond our means
Title remainder
why America spends while the world saves
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon Garon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Garon, Sheldon M
Dewey number
339.4/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.S3
LC item number
G37 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Saving and investment
  • Thriftiness
  • Thriftiness
  • Capital movements
Label
Beyond our means : why America spends while the world saves, Sheldon Garon, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Princeton University Press e-book"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The origins of saving in the Western world -- Organizing thrift in the age of nation-states -- America the exceptional -- Japanese traditions of diligence and thrift -- Saving for the new Japan -- Mobilizing for the Great War -- Save now, buy later : World War II and beyond -- "Luxury is the enemy" : Japan in peace and war -- Postwar Japan's national salvation -- Exporting thrift, or the myth of "Asian values" -- "There is money. Spend it" : America since 1945 -- Keep on saving? : questions for the twenty-first century
Control code
ebr10503244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
475 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Beyond our means : why America spends while the world saves, Sheldon Garon, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
"A Princeton University Press e-book"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The origins of saving in the Western world -- Organizing thrift in the age of nation-states -- America the exceptional -- Japanese traditions of diligence and thrift -- Saving for the new Japan -- Mobilizing for the Great War -- Save now, buy later : World War II and beyond -- "Luxury is the enemy" : Japan in peace and war -- Postwar Japan's national salvation -- Exporting thrift, or the myth of "Asian values" -- "There is money. Spend it" : America since 1945 -- Keep on saving? : questions for the twenty-first century
Control code
ebr10503244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
475 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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