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The great equalizer : how Main Street capitalism can create an economy for everyone / David M. Smick.

Smick, David M, author. (Author).
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Hudson (Fontana) Business & Econ 338.973 SMI (Text) 39493108104953 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781610397841
  • ISBN: 1610397843
  • Physical Description: xxii, 232 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-215) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Growth is (almost) everything -- The illusion of certainty -- The economy's turbocharger -- Top-down frustration in a bottom-up world -- The world's greatest wager -- It's nobody's century (or maybe everybody's) -- Americans are fighters -- A nation of dreamers and discoverers.
Summary, etc.: For decades, a Corporate Capitalism of top down mismanagement and backroom deal-making has smothered America's innovative spirit. The big, the corporate, and the status quo dominate at the expense of the small, new, entrepreneurial, and inventive. The result is that working- and middle-class Americans have seen their incomes flat-lining and their American Dreams slipping away. In response, David M. Smick calls for the great equalizer, a Main Street Capitalism of mass small-business startups and bottom-up innovation, all unfolding on a level playing field.
Subject: United States > Economic policy > 21st century.
Creative ability in business > United States.
Small business > United States.
Economic development > United States.
United States > Economic conditions > 21st century

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