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Title Are America's wealthy too powerful? / Ronald D. Lankford, Jr., book editor.

Publication Info. Farmington Hills, MIt : Greenhaven Press, [2011]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Easy Readers - HCCY-13  HC 110 .W4 A74 2011    AVAILABLE
 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  331.21 AMERICAS    AVAILABLE
 Morris Area PL Adult Non Fiction - MRBB-3  YA 305.5 ARE    AVAILABLE
 Pecatonica PL YA Non-Fiction - PTLY-13  YA 305.5 LAN    AVAILABLE
Description 110 pages ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series At issue
At issue. Social issues.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents American beliefs about the wealthy are changing / Michael Hiltzik -- Investment bankers are responsible for the American financial crisis / Bill Buzenberg -- Investment bankers are not responsible for the American financial crisis / Jim Reynolds Jr. -- Rich white men--not minorities--caused the American financial crisis / Alex Blaze -- Loans to minorities fueled the American financial crisis / Michelle Malkin -- Wall Street financiers manipulate the stock market to benefit themselves / David C. Korten -- Wall Street bailout recipients should not pay bonuses to employees / Ruth Conniff -- It is necessary to pay bonuses to Wall Street employees / Edward M. Liddy -- The wealthy profit at the expense of the poor and middle classes / Leslie Davis -- The wealthy should pay taxes at a higher rate / George Lakoff and Bruce Budner -- Raising taxes on the wealthy is bad for the economy / George F. Will -- Raising state taxes on the wealthy harms state economies / Arthur Laffer and Stephen Moore -- The health care system favors the wealthy and harms the poor / Guy Adams -- The wealthy are monopolizing prime living space / Barbara Ehrenreich -- The addictive striving for wealth has negative social repercussions / Peter C. Whybrow.
Subject Wealth -- Social aspects -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Wealth -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Power (Social sciences) -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Rich people -- United States -- Public opinion -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Lankford, Ronald D., Jr., 1962-
ISBN 9780737750874 hardback
0737750871 hardback
9780737750881 paperback
073775088X paperback

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