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Author Hubbard, R. Glenn.

Title Seeds of destruction : why the path to economic ruin runs through Washington, and how to reclaim American prosperity / Glenn Hubbard and Peter Navarro.

Imprint Upper Saddle River, N.J. : FT Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  330.973 H861s 2010    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xix, 266 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Getting from seeds of destruction to seeds of prosperity -- America's four growth drivers stall and our economy stagnates -- How to lift up the American economy with the "10 levers of growth" -- Fixing america's destructive duo-monetary and fiscal policy -- Why the Fed's easy money street is a dead end -- Why you can't stimulate your way to prosperity -- Getting the "big three" right tax, trade, and energy policy -- Why raising taxes lowers America's growth rate -- Why the best "jobs program" may be trade reform -- Also, which one comes first -- Why America's foreign oil addiction stunts our growth -- Good politics usually makes for bad economics -- Why we must cut the Gordian knot of entitlements reform -- Why ObamaCare makes our economy sick -- The American economy at a crossroads -- How to prevent another financial crisis -- How to implement our "seeds of prosperity" policy blueprint -- Special feature #1: an interview with Glenn Hubbard on his days in the Bush White House -- Special feature #2: how to become your own economic forecaster using the GDP growth driver approach.
Summary "Government policy and the Obama administration are driving the American economy straight toward catastrophe. Now, two respected economists, one a Republican, and one a Democrat, explain why these policies are so dangerous and offer a bipartisan, common-sense blueprint for reversing American's economic decline."--[book jacket]
Subject United States -- Economic policy -- 2009-
Free enterprise -- United States.
Added Author Navarro, Peter.
ISBN 9780137027736 (alk. paper)
0137027737 (alk. paper)

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