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The Resource The surprising design of market economies, by Alex Marshall, (electronic book)

The surprising design of market economies, by Alex Marshall, (electronic book)

Label
The surprising design of market economies
Title
The surprising design of market economies
Statement of responsibility
by Alex Marshall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marshall, Alex
Dewey number
330.12/2
Index
index present
LC call number
HB171
LC item number
.M333 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Constructs
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  • Economics
  • Capitalism
  • Free trade
  • Markets
Label
The surprising design of market economies, by Alex Marshall, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-272) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. On the books: the markets we make by law -- Coming into being: in praise of markets -- Me and mine: property, the first market -- Lex non scripta: the laws we don't make, or, the common law -- I am my brother's keeper: cooperatives -- Trust: how we cooperate to compete -- Staking claims on the mind: intellectual property -- Little commonwealths: corporations and the state that creates them -- The future of corporations -- 2. Infrastructure: the markets we make by hand -- From highways to health care: progress through infrastructure -- Making places -- The great nineteenth-century train robbery -- A socialist paradise: the American road system -- Waiting for a train station -- What we did before: path dependence and markets -- Police and prisons: freedom, security, and democracy -- Why don't you make me? Government and force -- 3. Seeding the fields: the markets we make in our minds -- Common tongue, common culture, common markets -- 4. The markets we build abroad -- By your bootstraps: developing countries and markets -- Last night upon the stairs: international law -- 5. Looking forward: making better markets -- Conclusion: Making better markets -- Afterword: My own story: a circuitous journey
Control code
EBC3571772
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 280 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780292717770
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The surprising design of market economies, by Alex Marshall, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-272) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. On the books: the markets we make by law -- Coming into being: in praise of markets -- Me and mine: property, the first market -- Lex non scripta: the laws we don't make, or, the common law -- I am my brother's keeper: cooperatives -- Trust: how we cooperate to compete -- Staking claims on the mind: intellectual property -- Little commonwealths: corporations and the state that creates them -- The future of corporations -- 2. Infrastructure: the markets we make by hand -- From highways to health care: progress through infrastructure -- Making places -- The great nineteenth-century train robbery -- A socialist paradise: the American road system -- Waiting for a train station -- What we did before: path dependence and markets -- Police and prisons: freedom, security, and democracy -- Why don't you make me? Government and force -- 3. Seeding the fields: the markets we make in our minds -- Common tongue, common culture, common markets -- 4. The markets we build abroad -- By your bootstraps: developing countries and markets -- Last night upon the stairs: international law -- 5. Looking forward: making better markets -- Conclusion: Making better markets -- Afterword: My own story: a circuitous journey
Control code
EBC3571772
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 280 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780292717770
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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