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The price of everything

Russell D. Roberts

The price of everything

a parable of possibility and prosperity

by Russell D. Roberts

  • 239 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cuban Americans -- Fiction.,
  • College students -- Fiction.,
  • Pricing -- Fiction.,
  • Economics -- Fiction.,
  • Economics -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-199).

    StatementRussell Roberts.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3618.O3159 P75 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination203 p. ;
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22675263M
    ISBN 100691135096
    ISBN 109780691135090
    LC Control Number2008927632

    With unprecedented access to pivotal artists and the white-hot market surrounding them, THE PRICE OF EVERYTHING dives deep into the contemporary art world, holding a mirror up to our values and our times — where everything can be bought and sold. Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Comi.


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