What are the real differences between the Democrats and the Republicans on major ecomic issues that influence the character and vitality of the American ecomy? This volume answers this question in a thorough, npartisan, and evenhanded fashion. * Examines the degree to which the behavior of the parties-the laws they pass and oppose-actually match their stated policy positions and philosophies * Arranges information in a user-friendly format designed to help readers quickly find relevant information on a wide range of high-interest issues * Supports curricula of ecomics classes
Nancy S. Lind, PhD, is professor of political science at Illinois State University. Erik T. Rankin, MPS, is assistant to the Department Chair of Politics and Government at Illinois State University. Gardenia Harris, PhD, is associate professor in the School of Social Work at Illinois State University.