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The inequality trap

William G. Watson

The inequality trap

fighting capitalism instead of poverty

by William G. Watson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Equality,
  • Capitalism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-203) and index.

    StatementWilliam Watson
    SeriesUTP insights, UTP insights
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM821 .W38 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 218 pages
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27209949M
    ISBN 101442637242
    ISBN 109781442637245
    LC Control Number2015490071
    OCLC/WorldCa907661806

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