Table of contents for Are the rich necessary? : great economic arguments and how they reflect our personal values / Hunter Lewis.


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Part Orne
'1he Central Economic Problem
i: W hv Are W e Still So Poor? .................. 3
1: The  Appeal of Science ........... .....5.... 5
3: Economic Arguments ...................... 9
Part Two
the Rich
4: Are the Rich Ncessarv?--No .............. 5
: Are the Rich NcccssarY?-Yes .............. 19
Part Three
The Rich in a Democracy
6: Arc the Rich Compatible with
Democracy ?-  No  ....................... 31
7: Are the Rich Compatible with
Demrnocracy?--Yes ........................ 33
Part Four
Profit-making
8: Are Private Profits Necessary?-No .........43
9: Are Private Profits Necessary?-Yes ......... 47
10: Are Private Profits Necessary?-No/Yes .... 6
Part Five
Profit-making and Depressions
i i: Does the Profit System Cause Depressions?-
Yes/No  ........... ......  ............  69
Part Six
The Global Profit System
i z: Does Global Free Trade Destroy Jobs?
-Yes ...................     ............83
i ;: Does Global Free Trade Destroy Jobs?
-No ............        ................ 89
Part Seven
Glaring Inequality
14: Are There Alternatives to the Profit
System ?-Yes/No. ....................... ioi
S5: Should We Accept This Degree of
Inequality ?- No/Yes .................... i o9
Pa-r Eight
C(reed
i0: 1)oc's d1c Profit -Stcfm Glorifv Greed?
--  ........................................ 12;
-  0: ),os the Profit System Glorify Greed?
---1 ., and a Good Thing .................  9
Ss: Does the Profit System Glorify Greed?
--No ................................... I 3
Part Nine
Governmcnt
i9: Can Government Protect Us from the
Excesses of the Profit System?-Ycs ........ 43
c    a: Can Government Protect Us from the
Excesses of the Profit System?-No ....... 149
Part Ten
Central Banks
2 i1: Can Central Banks Protect Us from the
Excesses of the Profit System and Lead the
Economy ?--Yes ...................... 16
2.2: Can Central Banks Protect Us from the
Excesses of the Profit Systern and Lead the
Economyn?--No ...................... 169
Part Eleven
Four Economic Value Systems
2z3: Competing Economic Value Systems ...... 193
Part Twelve
Reconciling Opposing Viewpoints ........ zoS
14: Expanding the Non-Profit Sector .........207
Appendices
A: What Is a "Fair" Price? .................... zzi
B: What Exactly Are Profits? ...............22..  5
C: Did the U.S. Congress Trigger the Stock
Market Bubble of the Late 199os? ......... z229



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Economics, Social values