By James S. Olson, Abraham O. Mendoza
A research of the U.S. economic system is necessary to knowing U.S. politics, society, and tradition. To make that learn more straightforward, this dictionary bargains concise essays on greater than 1,200 economics-related issues. Entries hide a huge array of pivotal info on ancient occasions, laws, financial phrases, hard work unions, innovations, curiosity teams, elections, proceedings, monetary guidelines and philosophies, financial associations, and worldwide strategies. Economics-focused biographies and corporate profiles are featured as sidebars, and the paintings additionally comprises either a chronology of significant occasions in U.S. monetary background and a selective bibliography.
Encompassing U.S. background seeing that 1776 with an emphasis on contemporary a long time, entries diversity from issues relating to the early financial formation of the republic to people who discover monetary facets of data expertise within the twenty first century. The paintings is written to be essentially understood through upper-level highschool scholars, yet bargains enough intensity to entice undergraduates. furthermore, most people may be attracted via informative discussions of every thing from fresh power to what retains rates of interest low.
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American Economic History: A Dictionary and Chronology by James S. Olson, Abraham O. Mendoza