The affluent society

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Houghton Mifflin, 1969 - Economics - 333 pages
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User Review  - NaggedMan - LibraryThing

Published soon after I left school, this was hailed at the time as an important analysis of what some (and particularly Galbraith) saw as a set of problems and issues associated with what was seen as ... Read full review

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One of the classic books in economics, it deals with fiscal and monetary policies during a time of prosperity (the 1950s) in post-war United States. This book coined the term "conventional wisdom" and ... Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER I
20
CHAPTER II
33
The American Mood
46
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