Wealth and Poverty : A Completely Revised New Edition for the Twenty-First Century

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  • Edition: 7 NEW REV
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 8/21/2012
  • Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services

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Hailed as "the guide to capitalism," this bestseller is one of the most famous economic books of all time and has sold more than one million copies since its first release.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. ix
Prologue: The Secret of Enterprisep. xiii
The Mandate for Capitalism
The Dirge of Triumphp. 3
The Economy of Frustrationp. 11
The Returns of Givingp. 27
The Supply Sidep. 51
The Nature of Wealthp. 75
The Nature of Povertyp. 97
The Entrepreneurial Futurep. 111
The Clashes of Classp. 125
The War against Wealthp. 139
The Crisis of Policy
The Moral Hazards of Liberalismp. 149
The Coming Welfare Boomp. 161
The Myths of Discriminationp. 179
The Jobs Perplexp. 195
The Make-Work Illusionp. 211
Laffer and Liberal Economicsp. 233
The Inflationary Statep. 259
Reconsideration 2012p. 279
The Productivity of Servicesp. 283
The Imperatives of Growthp. 297
The Economy of Faith
The Kinetic Economyp. 319
The Bullheaded Brewerp. 335
The Necessity for Faithp. 351
Epilogue: The Supply-Side Solutionp. 365
Acknowledgmentsp. 381
Notesp. 387
Selected Bibliographyp. 419
Indexp. 433
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