Franklin

The conservative nanny state : how the wealthy use the government to stay rich and get richer / by Dean Baker.

Author/Creator:
Baker, Dean, 1958-
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : Center for Economic and Policy Research, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
vi, 113 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Income distribution -- United States.
Wealth -- United States.
Rich people -- United States.
United States -- Economic policy -- 2001-.
United States -- Economic policy -- 20th century.
Contents:
Preface
Introduction
1. Doctors and dishwashers : how the nanny state creates good jobs for those at the top
2. The workers are getting uppity : call in the Fed!
3. The secret of high CEO pay and other mysteries of the corporation
4. Bill Gates - welfare Mom : how government patent and copyright monopolies enrich the rich and distort the economy
5. Mommy, Joey owes me money : how bankruptcy laws are bailing out the rich
6. The rigged legal deck : torts and takings (the nanny state only gives)
7. Small business babies
8. Taxes : it's not your money
9. Don't make big business compete against government bureaucrats
Conclusion
References
About the author.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-112).
ISBN:
1411693957
9781411693951
OCLC:
71423207