American Capitalism: The Concept of Countervailing Power (Google eBook)

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Transaction Publishers, 1970 - Capitalism - 222 pages
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I don't agree with him, but he is an important American economist (Canadian born, but spent most of his life in the US), and this is one of his two classics. Read full review

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Contents

The Insecurity of Illusion
1
The Foundations of the Faith
10
The Problem of Power
24
The Abandonment of the Model
32
The Ogre of Economic Power
50
The Depression Psychosis
63
The Economics of Technical Development
84
The Unseemly Economics of Opulence
95
The Theory of Countervailing Power
108
Countervailing Power and the State
135
The Case of Agriculture
154
The Role of Decentralized Decision
166
The Role of Centralized Decision
177
The Problem of Restraint
187
INDEX
203
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