Subject: Economics

The Way to Wealth: Four Rules By Institute for American Values
56 pages | ISBN 978-1-931764-41-4 978-1-931764-52-0
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The Way to Wealth: Four Rules

Can the rules that worked for an America of small farms and town criers work for an America of sprawling suburbs and smartphones? Yes, conclude the researchers at the Institute for American Values, who put the rules that Benjamin Franklin described in his Way of Wealth (1758) to the twenty-first […]

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Thrift or Debt: Which Direction Is Right for Texas? By Barbara Dafoe Whitehead, Charles E. Stokes and Stephen Reeves
70 pages | ISBN 9781931764230
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Thrift or Debt: Which Direction Is Right for Texas?

In this appeal to the Texas Legislature, the Texas Thrift Coalition (a nonpartisan, volunteer group of leaders and organizations) promotes thrift and encourages saving as a path to family prosperity and financial security for Texans.

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To Protect and Maintain Individual Rights: A Citizen’s Guide to the Washington Constitution, Article I By Jonathan Bechtle and Michael J. Reitz
130 pages | ISBN 978-0-983544-005
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To Protect and Maintain Individual Rights: A Citizen’s Guide to the Washington Constitution, Article I

The authors review the state’s 1889 constitutional debates, contemporary accounts of the convention, and significant cases that have dealt with the rights guaranteed in the Washington Constitution.

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Why Casinos Matter: Thirty-One Evidence-Based Propositions from the Health and Social Sciences By Institute for American Values
56 pages | ISBN 978-1-931764-44-5 978-1-931764-45-2
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Why Casinos Matter: Thirty-One Evidence-Based Propositions from the Health and Social Sciences

Casino gambling is spreading into the mainstream of American life and unleashing a host of troubling problems: it is harming health, draining wealth from people in the lower ranks of the income distribution, and contributing to economic inequality. These are among the findings of Why Casinos Matter: Thirty-One Evidence-Based Propositions […]

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Why Thrift Matters: How Thrifty Are Americans? By Institute for American Values
28 pages | ISBN 978-1-931764-33-9
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Why Thrift Matters: How Thrifty Are Americans?

The two resources contained in this document, the Thrift Quiz and Thrift Index, provide valuable information about the current vitality of thrift culture in America.

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Why Thrift Matters: Twenty Propositions By Institute for American Values
36 pages | ISBN 9781931764315
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Why Thrift Matters: Twenty Propositions

Why Thrift Matters outlines twenty well-researched propositions for why thrift matters for families, neighborhoods, the economy, and the planet.

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Work: The Meaning of Your Life – A Christian Perspective By Lester DeKoster
75 pages | ISBN 9781880595725
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Work: The Meaning of Your Life – A Christian Perspective

Where do we find the core of life’s meaning? Right on the job! At whatever work we do — with head or hand, from kitchen to executive suite, from your house to the White House! “Work is the great equaliser — everyone has to come to it in order to find meaning in living: no short cuts, no detours, no bargain rates.”

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