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Title American society : public and private responsibilities / edited by Winthrop Knowlton and Richard Zeckhauser
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Ballinger Pub. Co., ©1986
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  361.973 Am3578 1986    AVAILABLE    30500100407181
 RCHSS Library  HN53 A64    AVAILABLE    30560400364482
Descript x, 344 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Papers from a symposium held at the Center for Business and Government, Mar. 14-15, 1986, on the occasion of Harvard University's 350th and the John F. Kennedy School of Government's 50th anniversaries
Includes bibliographical references and index
Part I. Introduction. 1. Overview / Winthrop Knowlton and Richard Zeckhauser -- 2. The Historical Background / Thomas K. McCraw -- Part II. The Allocation of Responsibility. 3. The Muddled Responsibilities of Public and Private America / Richard Zeckhauser -- 4. Toward a Theory of Social Assignments / Michael Walzer --
Part III. The Mind and The Spirit. 5. Environmental Management / Michael O'Hare -- 6. Members of the Audience: Public and Private Responsibilities to the Arts / Winthrop Knowlton -- 7. Whose Business Is Good Behavior? / T.C. Schelling -- 8. Public and Private Responsiblities in the Sturggle Against Poverty / Glenn C. Loury -- 9. American Education: Public and Private Responsibilities / Diane Ravitch -- 10. Profits and Prophecy: A Partial View of American Science near the Millennium / Gerald M. Edelman -- Part IV. The Corporation and the Economy. 11. Tender Offers and Corporate Governance / Robert C. Clark -- 12. Taxation of Corporations / Alvin C. Warren, Jr. -- 13. Has Economic Science Improved the System? / Paul A. Samuelson -- 14. Government Policy and Economic Performance / Lawrence H. Summers
Link Online version: American society. Cambridge, Mass. : Ballinger Pub. Co., ©1986 (OCoLC)610196279
Subject United States -- Social policy -- Congresses
United States -- Economic policy -- Congresses
Alt Author Knowlton, Winthrop
Zeckhauser, Richard
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