Wealth and poverty

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Basic Books, 1981 - Business & Economics - 306 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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Plane f*cking crazy Reaganomics. Stopped listening after sixth chapter. There are a lot of well known, good points, like you need to move in order to make. Author just forgets that simply repeating ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tadas Talaikis - Goodreads

Plane f*cking crazy Reaganomics. Stopped listening after sixth chapter. There are a lot of well known, good points, like you need to move in order to make. Author just forgets that simply repeating ... Read full review

Contents

The Dirge of Triumph
3
The Economy of Frustration
9
The Returns of Giving
21
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