Government and the American Economy: A New History
University of Chicago Press, 2008年9月15日 - 560 頁
The American economy has provided a level of well-being that has consistently ranked at or near the top of the international ladder. A key source of this success has been widespread participation in political and economic processes. In The Government and the American Economy, leading economic historians chronicle the significance of America’s open-access society and the roles played by government in its unrivaled success story.
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Few enjoy the government's taking a significant part of their income via taxation, limiting their freedom of choice, or loading them down with paperwork ...
The result was significant economic mobility, so that newcomers to the economy had a stake in the continuation of these protections.
... internal disputes, but its significance is paramount in protecting against outside aggression. National defense is the classic example of a public good.
Regulations can confer significant economic advantages to subgroups of producers. For example, licensing restrictions designed to ensure that each producer ...
... electric service.26 Although the United States has a government of the people, government officials have significant latitude in their decision making.
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The Founding Era 17741791
Property Rights and Federal Land Policy
Reversing Financial Reversals Government and the Financial System since 1789
The National Era
The Civil War and Reconstruction
Government and the American Dilemma
The New Deal
The World Wars
The Growth of US Farm Programs
Shaping Welfare Policy The Role of the South
Seeking Security in the Postwar Era
Key Indicators of Economic and Government Activity
The Articles of Confederation
The Constitution of the United States
The Gilded Age
The Progressive Era
Government and the People Labor Education and Health
The Federal Bureaucracy From Patronage to Civil Service
The Bill of Rights