How Credit-money Shapes the Economy: The United States in a Global System: The United States in a Global System, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

How Credit-money Shapes the Economy: The United States in a Global System

The United States in a Global System, 1st Edition

By Robert Guttmann

Routledge

592 pages

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Description

This text examines money, credit, and economic activity in the increasingly integrated global economy. It focuses on the problems afflicting the United States as it adapts to the transformation of the world economy.

Table of Contents

This book discusses the collection, use and interpretation of statistical data. Separate chapters are devoted to data in the fields of demography, housing, health, education, crime, the national economy, wealth, income and poverty, labour, business and government. Each chapter opens with an overview of the data sources in the particular field, discusses current controversies in the interpretation of that data, and concludes with questions designed to stimulate thought about proper uses of the data.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
BUS069000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General
SOC024000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Research