Government and the Economy: An Encyclopedia

In this non-biased, politically neutral compendium, the authors trace the evolution of the U.S. government's role in the economy, including the history, ideas, key players, and court rulings that influenced its involvement. * Utilizes helpful Topic Finders to help students study specialized entry categories * Provides a summary of an individual's or topic's highlights through informative sidebars * Includes almost 50 maps, graphs, and photos to visually supplement the content * Features a glossary to explain and clarify unfamiliar terms * Discusses the impact of pivotal Supreme Court cases on the U.S. economic system