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The Resource Public debt, inequality, and power : the making of a modern debt state, Sandy Brian Hager

Public debt, inequality, and power : the making of a modern debt state, Sandy Brian Hager

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Public debt, inequality, and power : the making of a modern debt state
Title
Public debt, inequality, and power
Title remainder
the making of a modern debt state
Statement of responsibility
Sandy Brian Hager
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Who are the dominant owners of US public debt? Is it widely held, or concentrated in the hands of a few? Does ownership of public debt give these bondholders power over our government? What do we make of the fact that foreign-owned debt has ballooned to nearly 50 percent today? Until now, we have not had any satisfactory answers to these questions. Public Debt, Inequality, and Power is the first comprehensive historical analysis of public debt ownership in the United States. It reveals that ownership of federal bonds has been increasingly concentrated in the hands of the 1 percent over the last three decades. Based on extensive and original research, Public Debt, Inequality, and Power will shock and enlighten"--Provided by publisher
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DLC
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Hager, Sandy Brian
Dewey number
336.3/40973
Index
index present
LC call number
HJ8101
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Debts, Public
  • Government securities
  • United States
Label
Public debt, inequality, and power : the making of a modern debt state, Sandy Brian Hager
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : public debt, inequality and power -- The spectacle of a highly centralized public debt -- The bondholding class resurgent -- Fiscal conflict : past and present -- Bonding domestic and foreign owners -- Who rules the debt state? -- Conclusion : informing democratic debate -- Appendix : accounting for the public debt
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520284661
Lccn
2016010092
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn942611599
Label
Public debt, inequality, and power : the making of a modern debt state, Sandy Brian Hager
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : public debt, inequality and power -- The spectacle of a highly centralized public debt -- The bondholding class resurgent -- Fiscal conflict : past and present -- Bonding domestic and foreign owners -- Who rules the debt state? -- Conclusion : informing democratic debate -- Appendix : accounting for the public debt
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520284661
Lccn
2016010092
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn942611599

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