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The sixteen-trillion-dollar mistake

how the U.S. bungled its national priorities from the New Deal to the present

by Bruce S. Jansson

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human services -- United States -- Finance,
  • Government spending policy -- United States,
  • United States -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [439]-464) and index.

    StatementBruce S. Jansson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV95 .J355 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 492 p. :
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18376857M
    ISBN 100231114338
    LC Control Number00060323
    OCLC/WorldCa44802945

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