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The Vampire State: And Other Myths and Fallacies About the U.S. Economy

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The Vampire State is a popular and provocative look at the muddled way we talk about economics in America. In engaging prose, Fred L. Block argues that many familiar metaphors, such as the image of the government as a vampire sucking the lifeblood from our economy, are patently false and based on bad economics. He explains why balancing the federal budget will not solve ou ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published September 1st 1997 by The New Press (first published August 1996)
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