The Great Deformation: The Corruption of Capitalism in

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The family was the basic unit of social organization under slavery. It differs from a public building, or public property, such as the city hall, a park, or a highway, all of which provide a government service for all citizens. Usually, the taxes get paid monthly along with the mortgage payment. Social scientists increasingly agree that social capital is fundamental to business success, economic development and well-being, and that religion is one of its key contributors.
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Free enterprise: A Judeo-Christian defense

Harold Lindsell

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The AEI, despite its roster of distinguished academics, has failed to be constructive in the climate debate. The first word in “free enterprise” is “free” — how economic fallacies are deployed to frustrate human liberty. No one before me had ever attempted to write a Bible commentary on a specific academic discipline. Walmart was the only company that came out and said this. Production grew from 13,840 in 1909 to 132,702 in 1916.
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Make Money Writing: 63 Online Sites That Will Let You Work

David Astlesti

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Scandinavian countries represent cases of countries with relatively low rates of selfemployment than the equilibrium and have often been characterized by extensive public sector and low rates of entry and exit. It examines the effects of economic globalization on human wellbeing, politics, law, culture, the environment, national sovereignty, and religion. The proper riposte is to raise them one better; all right, if the minimum wage is such a wonderful anti-poverty measure, and can have no unemployment-raising effects, why are you such pikers?
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Capitalism 4.0: The Birth of a New Economy in the Aftermath

Anatole Kaletsky

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The youthful state governor won a surprising 49 percent of ballots in the snap election called to succeed late socialist leader Hugo Chavez, who comfortably beat Capriles in October before succumbing to cancer. ... For the 1999 film, see Free Enterprise (film). As this artificially manipulated cheap grain worked its way up the food chain, it drove down the price of all the calories derived from that grain: the high-fructose corn syrup in the Coke, the soy oil in which the potatoes were fried, the meat and cheese in that burger until the price reached a dollar. [5] “The Informant!” is a movie about the lysine price-fixing scandals that Archer Daniels Midland found themselves in the center of back in the 90s.
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Just Get Out of the Way: How Government Can Help Business in

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If we buy lots of Elton John records, this tells the record company we like what it is doing. A study of small and rural towns in Iowa showed lost sales for local businesses ranging from -17.2% in small towns to -61.4% in rural areas, amounting to a total dollar loss of $2.46 BILLION over a 13-year period. When the king asked him what he meant by infesting the sea, the pirate defiantly replied: "The same as you do when you infest the whole world; but because I do it with a little ship I am called a robber, and because you do it with a great fleet, you are an emperor."
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Modern Capitalist Culture

Leslie A White

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Profits earned by the firm depend on prices of goods and services pro­duced and cost incurred. Thus the activities of millions of people, each seeking his own interest, are coordinated. [238] The novelist and philosopher Ayn Rand made positive moral defences of laissez-faire capitalism, most notably in her 1957 novel Atlas Shrugged, and in her 1966 collection of essays Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal. Private ownership of capital enables firms to gain monopoly power in product and labour markets.
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What Every Environmentalist Needs to Know About Capitalism

Fred Magdoff

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Created by two renowned entrepreneurship educators, this site on International Entrepreneurship is in fact a portal leading to either other web sites dealing with entrepreneurship or directly to articles on specific issues. Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century sparked a global and national conversation about the costs of inequality and the flaws of capitalism, on ground heavily slanted to the left; Nobel-prize winner Joseph Stiglitz’s The Price of Inequality piled on.
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Competition Policy in America: History, Rhetoric, Law: 1st

Rudolph J. R. Peritz

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Settlers had to depend on what they could hunt and gather plus what they brought with them and on uncertain shipments of food, tools and supplies until they could build shelters and forts, clear land and grow enough food and build gristmills, sawmills, iron works and blacksmith shops to be self-supporting. These programs include education, training and social services such as grants to elementary, secondary, and vocational schools and assistance to colleges and universities.
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Commerce, Culture, and Liberty: Readings on Capitalism

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And a Rauschenberg and an Oldenburg - a whole "Moon Museum," in fact, containing the work of six artists in all, in the form of drawings inscribed on the surface of a ceramic chip roughly the size of a thumbprint. This decision is determined by answering these three fundamental economic questions: - FOR WHOM to produce? North asks what incentive structure will support the dynamic features of Baumol’s model, and answers that it is institutions that serve as the incentives to produce these features.
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Is the Market Moral?: A Dialogue on Religion, Economics and

Rebecca M. Blank

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Was there ever such a degrading and indefensible superstition? Beginning in 1689, however, the British made almost continuous progress in the direction of freer enterprise. They then suffered from a slump in the 1880s when conditions in Europe improved. By 1919 automobile registrations were 6.6 million and truck registrations were 898,000. [200] Replacing horses with cars and trucks eliminated enormous quantities of horse manure and urine from city streets, greatly reducing the labor for street cleaning and also improving sanitation and living conditions. [201] Reducing the number of horses for transportation freed up between one- sixth and one-quarter of all farm land.
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