Longer working hours, later retirement, lousy pensions - hardly the life of leisure we were promised for the 21st century! We also have dirty hospitals, troops without proper equipment and schools that provide an appalling standard of education. So what went wrong and what can we do about it?This book provides an introduction in straightforward English to the Real Economics of real resources and real people's lives.In the space of a few years, people have been encouraged to upgrade to plasma TVs, LCD TVs, then flatter ones, ones with ... TVs piling up somewhere - some still working, but many with minor faults which it isna#39;t deemed aquot;economicaquot; to repair .
|Title||:||Whatever Happened to the Life of Leisure?|
|Publisher||:||Robert Jameson Education - 2012-12-06|