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The Resource Billionaires' ball : gluttony and hubris in an age of epic inequality, Linda McQuaig, Neil Brooks, (electronic resource)

Billionaires' ball : gluttony and hubris in an age of epic inequality, Linda McQuaig, Neil Brooks, (electronic resource)

Label
Billionaires' ball : gluttony and hubris in an age of epic inequality
Title
Billionaires' ball
Title remainder
gluttony and hubris in an age of epic inequality
Statement of responsibility
Linda McQuaig, Neil Brooks
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the dangers of unbalanced income distribution, and shows how United States claims the most billionaires but suffers from high rates of infant mortality and crime, short life expectancy, and low rates of social mobility
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McQuaig, Linda
Dewey number
339.2/20973
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.W4
LC item number
.M42 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brooks, Neil
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wealth
  • Income distribution
  • Rich people
  • Equality
  • Democracy
Label
Billionaires' ball : gluttony and hubris in an age of epic inequality, Linda McQuaig, Neil Brooks, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-257) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Return of the plutocrats -- Why pornography is the only true free market -- Millionaires and the crash of 1929 -- Billionaires and the crash of 2009 -- Why Bill Gates doesn't deserve his fortune -- Why other billionaires are even less deserving -- Hank Aaron and the myths about motivation -- Taking the fun out of tax haves -- Why billionaires are bad for your health -- Why billionaires are bad for democracy -- The true badge of citizenship -- Revamping the ovarian lottery
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (268 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807003404
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
EBOOK
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0DFAFE1F-1814-402E-BE9C-8621087C4ADB
System control number
  • 932539
  • (OCoLC)ocm785565273
  • 4535-13160
  • (OCoLC)785565273
  • (OCoLC)ocn785565273
  • (OUa)vtls000870132
  • 932539
Label
Billionaires' ball : gluttony and hubris in an age of epic inequality, Linda McQuaig, Neil Brooks, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-257) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Return of the plutocrats -- Why pornography is the only true free market -- Millionaires and the crash of 1929 -- Billionaires and the crash of 2009 -- Why Bill Gates doesn't deserve his fortune -- Why other billionaires are even less deserving -- Hank Aaron and the myths about motivation -- Taking the fun out of tax haves -- Why billionaires are bad for your health -- Why billionaires are bad for democracy -- The true badge of citizenship -- Revamping the ovarian lottery
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (268 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807003404
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
EBOOK
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0DFAFE1F-1814-402E-BE9C-8621087C4ADB
System control number
  • 932539
  • (OCoLC)ocm785565273
  • 4535-13160
  • (OCoLC)785565273
  • (OCoLC)ocn785565273
  • (OUa)vtls000870132
  • 932539

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