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The Resource Uncommon sense : economic insights, from marriage to terrorism, Gary S. Becker, Richard A. Posner

Uncommon sense : economic insights, from marriage to terrorism, Gary S. Becker, Richard A. Posner

Label
Uncommon sense : economic insights, from marriage to terrorism
Title
Uncommon sense
Title remainder
economic insights, from marriage to terrorism
Statement of responsibility
Gary S. Becker, Richard A. Posner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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1930-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Becker, Gary S.
Dewey number
330
Index
index present
LC call number
HB71
LC item number
.B435 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Posner, Richard A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Law and economics
  • Posner, Richard A.
  • Becker, Gary S.
Label
Uncommon sense : economic insights, from marriage to terrorism, Gary S. Becker, Richard A. Posner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to Becker-Posner blog -- Sex and population -- The sexual revolution -- Gay marriage -- Polygamy -- Sex selection -- Immigration reform -- Putin's population plan -- Afterthoughts to part I -- Property rights -- Kelo and eminent domain -- Pharmaceutical patents -- Grokster, file sharing, and contributory infringement -- Orphan drugs, intellectual property, and social welfare -- Organ sales -- Traffic congestion -- Privatizing highways -- Afterthoughts to part II -- Universities -- Plagiarism -- Tenure -- For-profit colleges -- Ranking higher education -- Afterthoughts to part III -- Incentives -- Fat tax -- Trans fats ban -- Libertarian paternalism -- Chicago and big boxes -- Afterthoughts to part IV -- Jobs and employment -- Judicial term limits -- Economics of the revolving door -- CEO compensation -- Income inequality -- Corporate social responsibility -- Afterthoughts to part V -- Environment and disasters -- Tsunami -- Major disasters -- Federalism, economics, and Katrina -- Post-catastrophe price gouging -- Global warming and discount rates -- Efficient water conservation -- Afterthoughts to part VI -- Crime and punishment and terrorism -- Capital punishment -- Doping athletes -- Drunk driving -- Internet gambling -- Preventive war -- Ethnic profiling -- Privatizing security -- Antiterrorism allocations -- Collective punishment -- Afterthoughts to part VII -- The world -- Economic and political freedom -- Size of countries -- Hamas, Palestine, and democracy -- Google in China -- Economics of national culture -- Microfinance and development -- World inequality -- Foreign aid -- Afterthoughts to part VIII
Control code
ocn316327110
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780226041018
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009009198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 993507
  • (Sirsi) o316327110
  • (OCoLC)316327110
Label
Uncommon sense : economic insights, from marriage to terrorism, Gary S. Becker, Richard A. Posner
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to Becker-Posner blog -- Sex and population -- The sexual revolution -- Gay marriage -- Polygamy -- Sex selection -- Immigration reform -- Putin's population plan -- Afterthoughts to part I -- Property rights -- Kelo and eminent domain -- Pharmaceutical patents -- Grokster, file sharing, and contributory infringement -- Orphan drugs, intellectual property, and social welfare -- Organ sales -- Traffic congestion -- Privatizing highways -- Afterthoughts to part II -- Universities -- Plagiarism -- Tenure -- For-profit colleges -- Ranking higher education -- Afterthoughts to part III -- Incentives -- Fat tax -- Trans fats ban -- Libertarian paternalism -- Chicago and big boxes -- Afterthoughts to part IV -- Jobs and employment -- Judicial term limits -- Economics of the revolving door -- CEO compensation -- Income inequality -- Corporate social responsibility -- Afterthoughts to part V -- Environment and disasters -- Tsunami -- Major disasters -- Federalism, economics, and Katrina -- Post-catastrophe price gouging -- Global warming and discount rates -- Efficient water conservation -- Afterthoughts to part VI -- Crime and punishment and terrorism -- Capital punishment -- Doping athletes -- Drunk driving -- Internet gambling -- Preventive war -- Ethnic profiling -- Privatizing security -- Antiterrorism allocations -- Collective punishment -- Afterthoughts to part VII -- The world -- Economic and political freedom -- Size of countries -- Hamas, Palestine, and democracy -- Google in China -- Economics of national culture -- Microfinance and development -- World inequality -- Foreign aid -- Afterthoughts to part VIII
Control code
ocn316327110
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780226041018
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009009198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 993507
  • (Sirsi) o316327110
  • (OCoLC)316327110

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