Borrow : the America way of debt/ Louis Hyman.
- ISBN: 9780307741684 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 0307741680 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 9780307744906 (ebook : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 0307744906 (ebook : alk. paper)
- Description: x, 292 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Vintage Books, c2012.
- 8 of 8 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Contents Note:|| Introduction: everything old is new again -- When personal debt was really business debt (2000 BC-1920 AD) -- Everybody paid cash for the Model T (1908-1929) -- Fannie Mae can save America (1924-1939) -- How I learned to stop worrying and love the debt (1945-1960) -- Discounted goods and distributed credit (1959-1970) -- Bringing good things to life (1970-1985) -- If only the gnomes had known (1968-1986) -- The house of credit cards (1986-2008) -- Conclusion: turning the magic of borrowing into the reality of prosperity.
|Summary:|| Provides key principles of both macro and microeconomics, discussing such issues as why budget deficits matter, what the Federal Reserve actually does, and why health insurance is so expensive.
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Hyman, Louis, 1977-, "Borrow : the America way of debt," New York, NY : Vintage Books, c2012.