Wealth & poverty

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ICS Press, 1993 - Business & Economics - 327 pages
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A worldwide bestseller when first published in 1981, Gilder's classic was returned to print with a new introduction that reminds us how far we have come and how far we have to go. Centralized economic planning, he argues, has failed because it assumes wealth is tangible and limited. Capitalism recognizes the truth - that wealth is transitory, that its source is creativity, courage, and technological adventure. Without entrepreneurs, there is no wealth to distribute.

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Brilliant! This book is an amazing look at economics and the factors that affect productivity and economies in both positive and negative ways. Read full review

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A singularly important work on the development of economic thought. Prescient when written in 1982. Re-reading it today is a sad commentary on our inability to learn. Read full review

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JSTOR: Wealth and Poverty.
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Wealth and Poverty: Finding the Keys to the Moral and Prosperous Society. George Gilder. Saturday, December 9, 2006. George Gilder George Gilder has been at ...
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Feast of the Wingnuts
Gilder was not an economist when he wrote Wealth and Poverty. ... Wealth and Poverty, though, launched him as an eminent defender of supply-side economics ...
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