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Brandeis: An Intimate Biography of Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis

Lewis J. Paper - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 442 pages
This vivid biography reflects the fullness of Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis’s personal and professional lives. Born in Kentucky shortly before the Civil War, Brandeis ...
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Monopolies in America: Empire Builders and Their Enemies from Jay Gould to ...

Charles R. Geisst - Foreign Language Study - 2000 - 355 pages
A comprehensive history of business monopolies in America traces their rise from the nineteenth-century railroad moguls to modern-day computer software empires, profiling such ...
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The Speculation Economy: How Finance Triumphed Over Industry

Lawrence E. Mitchell - Business & Economics - 2008 - 416 pages
American companies once focused exclusively on providing the best products and services. But today, most corporations are obsessed with maximizing their stock prices, resulting ...
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The Politics of Deregulation

Martha Derthick, Paul J. Quirk - Political Science - 2001 - 300 pages
The standard wisdom among political scientists has been that "iron triangles" operated among regulatory agencies, the regulated industries, and members of Congress, all ...
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The Limits of Corporate Power: Existing Constraints on the Exercise of ...

Ira M. Millstein, Salem M. Katsh - Business & Economics - 2003 - 292 pages
Written in 1981, this text examined legal and economic constraints that limited corporate behavior in the United States at that time. The authors look at state and federal ...
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Monopoly Mail: Privatizing the United States Postal Service

Douglas K. Adie - Political Science - 1989 - 197 pages
First class postage rates have risen from six cents in 1971 to 25 cents in 1988. This rapid increase might be justifiable if service had improved commen-surately, but in fact ...
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The Decline of Laissez Faire, 1897-1917

Harold Underwood Faulkner - Business & Economics - 1951 - 433 pages
Part of a series of detailed reference manuals on American economic history, this volume traces the development and growth of the factory system, labour movements and foreign ...
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The Guardian of Every Other Right: A Constitutional History of Property Rights

James W. Ely Jr. - History - 2007 - 240 pages
The Guardian of Every Other Right chronicles the pivotal role of property rights in fashioning the American constitutional order from the colonial era to the current ...
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Beyond the Broker State: Federal Policies Toward Small Business, 1936-1961

Jonathan J. Bean - Business & Economics - 2002 - 298 pages
Focusing on anti-chain-store legislation beginning in the 1930s and on the establishment of federal small business agencies in the 1940s and 1950s, Jonathan Bean analyzes ...
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