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Wealth, Poverty, and Politics Audiobook Summary

In Wealth, Poverty, and Politics, Thomas Sowell, one of the foremost conservative public intellectuals in the country, argues that political and ideological struggles have led to dangerous confusion about income inequality in America. Pundits and politically motivated economists trumpet ambiguous statistics and sensational theories while ignoring the true determinant of income inequality: the production of wealth. We cannot properly understand inequality if we focus exclusively on the distribution of wealth and ignore wealth production factors such as geography, demography, and culture.

Sowell contends that liberals have a particular interest in misreading the data and chastises them for using income inequality as an argument for the welfare state. Refuting Thomas Piketty, Paul Krugman, and others, Sowell draws on empirical data to show that the inequality is not nearly as extreme or sensational as we have been led to believe.

Transcending partisanship through a careful examination of data, Wealth, Poverty, and Politics reveals the truth about the most explosive political issue of our time.

Wealth, Poverty, and Politics Audiobook Narrator

David Cochran Heath is the narrator of Wealth, Poverty, and Politics audiobook that was written by Thomas Sowell

David Cochran Heath is a professional actor with more than 30 years of experience on the stage in over 130 productions. He is also a lifelong fan of radio theater and has done a variety of narration and character work. He lives in San Diego with his wife, Beth.

About the Author(s) of Wealth, Poverty, and Politics

Thomas Sowell is the author of Wealth, Poverty, and Politics

Thomas Sowell has taught economics at Cornell, UCLA, Amherst, and other academic institutions, and his Basic Economics has been translated into six languages. He is currently a scholar in residence at the Hoover Institution, at Stanford University. He has been published in both academic journals and such popular media as the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Fortune and writes a syndicated column that appears in newspapers across the country.

Wealth, Poverty, and Politics Full Details

NarratorDavid Cochran Heath
Length8 hours and 27 minutes
AuthorThomas Sowell
PublisherBlackstone Publishing
Release dateSeptember 08, 2015
ISBN9781504623483

Subjects

According to Blackstone Publishing, the Publisher of Wealth, Poverty, and Politics Audiobook, Wealth, Poverty, and Politics includes the following subjects: economics, wealth, distribution, opinion, culture, theory, business, class, welfare, conservative, fox, politics, race The BISAC Subject Code is

Additional info

The imprint is Blackstone Publishing. It is supplied by Blackstone Publishing. The ISBN-10 is 1504623487. The ISBN-13 is 9781504623483.

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This book is only available in the United States.

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