The Predator State How Conservatives Abandoned the Free Market and Why Liberals Should Too (Paperback)
|Author: James K. Galbraith|
|Galbraith elegantly and effectively counters the economic fundamentalism that has captured public discourse in recent years, and offers a cogent guide to the real political economy--Robert Reich, Professor of Public Policy, University of California at Berkeley.|
"The author, whose prose is reminiscent of that of his famous father, John Kenneth Galbraith, is as wickedly biting as he is over the top....This is brilliant rhetoric. It is not brilliant economics, but give him his due: he has raised trenchant questions about a system in crisis." - Roger Lowenstein 09/28/2008
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