How the Poor Can Save Capitalism

How the Poor Can Save Capitalism

Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class

Book - 2014
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"This book has a simple message for business leaders: you help yourselves by helping the poor. Instead of feeling as if the economy is working against them, the poor need to feel they have a stake in it so they will buy your products and put money in the bank. Supporting poor people's efforts to move into the middle class is the only way to enrich everyone, rich and poor alike"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2014
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781626560321
Branch Call Number: 305.55 Br
Description: xii, 160 pages ; 25 cm


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Sep 24, 2014

Oh, where to begin? // Fully 70 percent of the American economy is driven by consumer spending \\ Of course, if anything in this book made sense the author would know that the statistic he cited is nonsensical without explaining what is the breakdown of the population doing that 70 percent spending? By itself, it is nonsensical, as is this book. Nothing wrong with the thesis, but so-called business leaders - - does the author mean the super-crooks, the bankster gangsters, the sociopathic greedheads who have never amortized America? No framework of logic to this poorly written pile of you-know-what. In other words, what the author proposes runs counter to the so-called business leaders agenda. [FYI: There's a definite reason why America ranks the lowest of OECD countries when it comes to social mobility. It's part of the overall plan, like dismantling the ecomony, offshoring all those jobs, investing offshore, et cetera.]


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