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The Resource Falling behind : how rising inequality harms the middle class, Robert H. Frank, (electronic resource)

Falling behind : how rising inequality harms the middle class, Robert H. Frank, (electronic resource)

Label
Falling behind : how rising inequality harms the middle class
Title
Falling behind
Title remainder
how rising inequality harms the middle class
Statement of responsibility
Robert H. Frank
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frank, Robert H
Dewey number
305.5/50973
LC call number
HT690.U6
LC item number
F73 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle class
  • Income distribution
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Equality
Label
Falling behind : how rising inequality harms the middle class, Robert H. Frank, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Recent changes in income and wealth inequality -- Happiness and income -- Envy or context? -- Tangible costs of having low rank -- Whence positional concerns? -- Identifying positional consumption categories -- How can middle-class families afford to keep up? -- Smart for one, dumb for all -- Looking ahead -- Lessons for public policy -- Concluding remarks
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000436413
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780520251885
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026248
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000436413
Label
Falling behind : how rising inequality harms the middle class, Robert H. Frank, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Recent changes in income and wealth inequality -- Happiness and income -- Envy or context? -- Tangible costs of having low rank -- Whence positional concerns? -- Identifying positional consumption categories -- How can middle-class families afford to keep up? -- Smart for one, dumb for all -- Looking ahead -- Lessons for public policy -- Concluding remarks
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000436413
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780520251885
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026248
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000436413

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