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Title Power, employment, and accumulation : social structures in economic theory and practice / Jim Stanford, Lance Taylor, and Ellen Houston, editors
Published Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [2001]
©2001

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Description xiii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Introduction: Power, Employment, and Accumulation / Jim Stanford -- Pt. I. Power, Work, and Distribution -- 2. Skill Mismatch, Bureaucratic Burden, and Rising Earnings Inequality in the U.S.: What Do Hours and Earnings Trends by Occupation Show? / David R. Howell, Ellen Houston and William Milberg -- 3. Voluntary Downshifting in the 1990s / Juliet B. Schor -- 4. The Future of Egalitarian Politics / Samuel Bowles and Herbert Gintis -- Pt. II. Power and the Macroeconomy -- 5. Conflict, Distribution, and Finance in Alternative Macroeconomic Traditions / Thomas I. Palley -- 6. Macroeconomic Performance and Labor Market Discrimination / Heather Boushey -- Pt. III. Power and the Global Economy -- 7. Social Structures and Economic Mobility: What's Really at Stake? / Jim Stanford -- 8. Institutions and the Persistence of Global Inequalities / William Milberg -- 9. Engendering the Economics of Globalization: Sites and Processes / Isabella Bakker
10. Capital Market Crises: Liberalization, Fixed Exchange Rates, and Market-Driven Destabilization / Lance Taylor
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Economics -- Sociological aspects.
Institutional economics.
Power (Social sciences) -- Economic aspects.
Macroeconomics.
Labor market.
International economic relations.
Author Taylor, Lance.
Stanford, Jim.
Houston, Ellen, 1965-
LC no. 00032978
ISBN 0765606305 alkaline paper