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The Resource Ricardo's gauntlet : economic fiction and the flawed case for free trade, Vishaal Kishore

Ricardo's gauntlet : economic fiction and the flawed case for free trade, Vishaal Kishore

Label
Ricardo's gauntlet : economic fiction and the flawed case for free trade
Title
Ricardo's gauntlet
Title remainder
economic fiction and the flawed case for free trade
Statement of responsibility
Vishaal Kishore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Ricardo's Gauntlet' advances a critique of the mainstream economic case for international free trade. While the core of the case for free trade is David Ricardo's principle of comparative advantage, the book argues that this case relies on a cluster of interconnected and mutually enforcing 'economic fictions' <U+0127> � economic theories or doctrines that pretend to be fact but which upon examination turn out to be mirages. Exposing the layers of fiction nested in the subfields of mainstream economics empties comparative advantage of its persuasiveness, bringing down the case for free trade
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kishore, Vishaal
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ricardo, David
  • Free trade
  • Comparative advantage (International trade)
Label
Ricardo's gauntlet : economic fiction and the flawed case for free trade, Vishaal Kishore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : Ricardo's gauntlet and the case for free trade -- Exploring the case for free trade : unexpected twists in a simple story -- The tale of international trade's invisible hand -- Clockwork production and the origin-myths of specialization -- And they lived happily ever after : fictions of being better off and stories of what should be -- Conclusion by way of ideologiekritik : fiction and rationalization
Control code
FIEb17665759
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 208 pages
Isbn
9781783082995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881656852
Label
Ricardo's gauntlet : economic fiction and the flawed case for free trade, Vishaal Kishore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : Ricardo's gauntlet and the case for free trade -- Exploring the case for free trade : unexpected twists in a simple story -- The tale of international trade's invisible hand -- Clockwork production and the origin-myths of specialization -- And they lived happily ever after : fictions of being better off and stories of what should be -- Conclusion by way of ideologiekritik : fiction and rationalization
Control code
FIEb17665759
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 208 pages
Isbn
9781783082995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881656852

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