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Author Chait, Jonathan.
Title The big con : the true story of how Washington got hoodwinked and hijacked by crackpot economics / Jonathan Chait.
Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2007.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  330.973 C    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 294 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-283) and index.
Contents Charlatans and cranks -- The sum of all lobbies -- Driving out the heretics -- The necessity of deceit -- Media : the dog that didn't watch -- How Washington imagines character -- The abuse of power -- The mainstreaming of radicalism.
Subject Lobbying -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States.
Economists -- United States -- Political activity.
Political corruption -- United States.
Deception -- Political aspects -- United States.
United States -- Economic policy -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Added Title True story of how Washington got hoodwinked and hijacked by crackpot economics
ISBN 9780618685400
0618685405