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The Resource What has happened to the quality of life in the advanced industrialized nations?, edited by Edward N. Wolff

What has happened to the quality of life in the advanced industrialized nations?, edited by Edward N. Wolff

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What has happened to the quality of life in the advanced industrialized nations?
Title
What has happened to the quality of life in the advanced industrialized nations?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward N. Wolff
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Wolff, Edward N
  • Jerome Levy Economics Institute
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  • Quality of life
  • Economic indicators
  • Income distribution
  • Cost and standard of living
  • Employee rights
  • Quality of life
  • Quality of life
Label
What has happened to the quality of life in the advanced industrialized nations?, edited by Edward N. Wolff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "In association with the Levy Economics Institute."
  • "This volume is part of the Institute's research on 'Measuring Well-being'"--P. [ii]
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
Recent trends in living standards in the United States / Edward N. Wolff -- Using expenditures to measure the standard of living in the United States : does it make a difference? / David S. Johnson -- Who has benefited from economic growth in the United States since 1969? The case of children / Christopher Jencks, Susan E. Mayer and Joseph Swingle -- Reassessing the consumer price index : five years after the Boskin Commission / Dean Baker -- Has economic well-being improved in Canada and the United States? / Lars Osberg and Andrew Sharpe -- Comparing living standards across nations : real incomes at the top, the bottom, and the middle / Timothy M. Smeeding and Lee Rainwater -- Race, home ownership, and family structure in twentieth-century America / William J. Collins and Robert A. Margo -- Living standard potential and the transmission of advantage in Chile / Seymour Spilerman and Florencia Torche -- Historical perspective on the standard of living using anthropometric data / Richard H. Steckel -- Time intensity and well-being : what we can learn from time-use data / Thomas L. Hungerford and Maria S. Floro -- Measuring worker rights and labor strength in the advanced economies / Robert Buchele and Jens Christiansen -- Measuring quality of life with local indicators / Daphne T. Greenwood
Control code
FIEb13306716
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxii, 392 pages
Isbn
9781843761938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)53021725
Label
What has happened to the quality of life in the advanced industrialized nations?, edited by Edward N. Wolff
Publication
Note
  • "In association with the Levy Economics Institute."
  • "This volume is part of the Institute's research on 'Measuring Well-being'"--P. [ii]
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
Recent trends in living standards in the United States / Edward N. Wolff -- Using expenditures to measure the standard of living in the United States : does it make a difference? / David S. Johnson -- Who has benefited from economic growth in the United States since 1969? The case of children / Christopher Jencks, Susan E. Mayer and Joseph Swingle -- Reassessing the consumer price index : five years after the Boskin Commission / Dean Baker -- Has economic well-being improved in Canada and the United States? / Lars Osberg and Andrew Sharpe -- Comparing living standards across nations : real incomes at the top, the bottom, and the middle / Timothy M. Smeeding and Lee Rainwater -- Race, home ownership, and family structure in twentieth-century America / William J. Collins and Robert A. Margo -- Living standard potential and the transmission of advantage in Chile / Seymour Spilerman and Florencia Torche -- Historical perspective on the standard of living using anthropometric data / Richard H. Steckel -- Time intensity and well-being : what we can learn from time-use data / Thomas L. Hungerford and Maria S. Floro -- Measuring worker rights and labor strength in the advanced economies / Robert Buchele and Jens Christiansen -- Measuring quality of life with local indicators / Daphne T. Greenwood
Control code
FIEb13306716
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxii, 392 pages
Isbn
9781843761938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)53021725

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