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The Power of Capitalism - Rainer Zitelmann

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The Power of Capitalism by Rainer Zitelmann. Published by LID publishing in 2019. 233 pages. Blackboards and dust wrapper. As new.
"The market has failed, we need more government intervention." That's the mantra politicians, the media, and intellectuals have been reiterating ever since the outbreak of the 2008 financial crisis. By taking the reader on a journey across continents and through recent history, Rainer Zitelmann disproves this call for greater government intervention, and demonstrates that capitalism matters more than ever. The author provides compelling evidence from across the world that capitalism has been the solution to a number of massive problems. He compares developments in West and East Germany, North and South Korea, capitalist Chile v. Socialist Venezuela, and analyzes the extraordinary economic rise of China. For many people, "capitalism" is a dirty word. This book provides a timely reminder of capitalism's power in enabling growth and prosperity, and in alleviating poverty.

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Author(s):
Rainer Zitelmann
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
191255500X
ISBN-13:
9781912555000
Number of pages:
233
Publisher:
LID Publishing
Title:
The Power of Capitalism

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The Power of Capitalism by Rainer Zitelmann. Published by LID publishing in 2019. 233 pages. Blackboards and dust wrapper. As new.
"The market has failed, we need more government intervention." That's the mantra politicians, the media, and intellectuals have been reiterating ever since the outbreak of the 2008 financial crisis. By taking the reader on a journey across continents and through recent history, Rainer Zitelmann disproves this call for greater government intervention, and demonstrates that capitalism matters more than ever. The author provides compelling evidence from across the world that capitalism has been the solution to a number of massive problems. He compares developments in West and East Germany, North and South Korea, capitalist Chile v. Socialist Venezuela, and analyzes the extraordinary economic rise of China. For many people, "capitalism" is a dirty word. This book provides a timely reminder of capitalism's power in enabling growth and prosperity, and in alleviating poverty.

Author(s):
Rainer Zitelmann
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
191255500X
ISBN-13:
9781912555000
Number of pages:
233
Publisher:
LID Publishing
Title:
The Power of Capitalism

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