2 edition of money of democracy found in the catalog.
money of democracy
|Statement||by Frederick Wigglesworth ...|
|LC Classifications||HG255 .W5224|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix p., 1 l., 13-127,  p.|
|Number of Pages||127|
|LC Control Number||46000652|
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About the Editors Devesh Kapur is director of Asia Programs and the Starr Foundation Professor of South Asia Studies at the Paul Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) of the Johns Hopkins University, Washington.Ebook following thoughts on money, markets, capitalism and the future of democratic politics were prepared for the ‘Come Clean’ public forum, to be held in the New South Wales Parliament on June.