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006093137X

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006093137X

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In this incisive and controversial expose of the hidden effects of today's free-market capitalism, Edward Luttwak describes in powerful detail how it vastly differs from the controlled capitalism that flourished from 1945 to the 1980s. Turbo-capitalism is private enterprise liberated from government regulation, unchecked by effective trade unions, unfettered by concerns for employees or communities, and unhindered by taxation or investment restrictions. The winners in this free-for-all are getting much richer, while the losers are becoming poorer and are forced by downsizing to take the traditional jobs of the underclass. Led by the United States, closely followed by Britain, turbo-capitalism is spreading fast throughout Europe, Asia, and the rest of the world without the two great forces that check its ermous power in the United States: a powerful Legal system and the stringent rules of American calvinism. Luttwak exposes the major societal upheavals and inequities turbo-capitalism causes and the broad dissatisfaction and anxiety that may result.

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Author(s)Edward Luttwak
PublisherPerfectBound
Date of Publication16/02/2000
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaperback / softback
ISBN-10006093137X
ISBN-139780060931377
SubjectEconomics: Professional & General

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Country of PublicationUnited States
ImprintPerfectBound
Content Noteblack & white illustrations

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Weight345 g
Width130 mm
Height210 mm
Spine20 mm

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Format DetailsTrade paperback (US), Unsewn / adhesive bound

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Title: Turbo-Capitalism: Winners & Losers in the Global Economy
Author: Luttwak, Edward

Publisher:Perennial
Publication Date:Mar-01-2000
Pages:290
Binding:Paperback
Dimensions (inches):5.50 (W) x 8.25 (H) x 0.75 (D)
ISBN:006093137X
Subject:Business & Economics / Free Enterprise

Description: A controversial study of the hidden ramifications and inequities of freemarket capitalism explores its frequently devastating impact on economic and social values and opportunities. Reprint.

A study of the hidden ramifications and inequities of free-market capitalism explores its frequently devastating impact on economic and social values and opportunities.

In this incisive and controversial exposé of the hidden effects of today's free-market capitalism, Edward Luttwak describes in powerful detail how it vastly differs from the controlled capitalism that flourished from 1945 to the 1980s. Turbo-capitalism is private enterprise liberated from government regulation, unchecked by effective trade unions, unfettered by concerns for employees or communities, and unhindered by taxation or investment restrictions. The winners in this free-for-all are getting much richer, while the losers are becoming poorer and are forced by downsizing to take the traditional jobs of the underclass. Led by the United States, closely followed by Britain, turbo-capitalism is spreading fast throughout Europe, Asia, and the rest of the world without the two great forces that check its enormous power in the United States: a powerful Legal system and the stringent rules of American calvinism. Luttwak exposes the major societal upheavals and inequities turbo-capitalism causes and the broad dissatisfaction and anxiety that may result.

-- HARPERCOLL


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