A groundbreaking and controversial new book that demonstrates the falsity in the myth that the rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer punctures dozens of firmly held beliefs about our economy. Tour.Intel, Microsoft Corp., and Compaq Computer Corp. joined with several telephone companies to promise modems 30 times faster ... Since the introduction of solid-state electronics, televisions, radios, stereos, and other appliances dona#39;t go dead with ... from 81 million in 1970 to 217 million in 1995, the number of radio and television repair shops fell from 7, 953 to 5, 351. The decrease from 10 to only 2.5 shops per 100, 000 televisions indicates that fixing televisions isna#39;t a growth industry.
|Title||:||Myths of Rich & Poor|
|Author||:||W. Michael Cox, Richard Alm|
|Publisher||:||Basic Books (AZ) - 1999|