Unwarranted intrusions : the case against government intervention in the marketplace / Martin Fridson.
By: Fridson, Martin S.Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : J. Wiley, c2006Description: ix, 309 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0471687138 (cloth); 9780471687139.Subject(s): Industrial policy -- United States | Trade regulation -- United States | Restraint of trade -- United States | Intervention (Federal government) -- United States | Economics -- Political aspects -- United States | United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009DDC classification: 338.6/0480973
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-294) and index.
The politics of market intervention -- Here they come to save the day! -- Be it ever so deductible -- Protection racket -- How are you going to keep them down on the farm? -- Location and misallocation -- Getting the city to play ball -- Art of the state -- Stock arguments -- What is wrong with payola? -- What is big brother watching? -- Getting cash and making the rent -- Honesty is the worst policy -- Campaign finance reform : the permanent campaign -- Here's that rainy day -- The case of insurance fraud.