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September 2016

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    Book Review: 'Bourgeois Equality'

    Charles Wolf, Jr.

    Sep 30, 2016

    The Weekly Standard

    In Bourgeois Equality, economist and historian Deirdre McCloskey advances the theory that ideas — not capital, institutions, innovation, R&D, tax policy, monetary policy, or regulatory policy — are the propelling force behind economic and societal growth.

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