The Past and Future of America's Economy: Long Waves of Innovation that Power Cycles of Growth (Google eBook)

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Edward Elgar Publishing, Jan 1, 2004 - Business & Economics - 357 pages
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"Anyone interested in American history as well as the future contours of our economy will find Dr. Atkinson's analyses a guide to the past and a provocative challenge for the future. Economists, business leaders, scholars, and economic policymakers will f
  

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Contents

A New Economy?
3
2 Technological Economic and Social Transformation
16
3 Economic Transformations from the 1840s to the 1990s
42
4 Todays Entrepreneurial KnowledgeBased Economy
92
5 The Key to Productivity Revival
141
6 The New Economy and its Discontents
180
7 Legacy Economic Policy Frameworks
213
8 Growth Economics for the New Economy
246
9 Implementing Growth Economics
266
10 Building a More Humane Economy
296
Bibliography
330
Index
347
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