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Greed and Good divides into three major sections, each identified as a “book” in the table of contents below. To read online any particular Greed and Good section — or chapter within — just click the appropriate PDF file link.
 
 

Introduction

vii
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Book One: The Case for Greed
1
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Why We 'Need' Inequality

3
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For Progress

 

Greed as an Incentive

5
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For 'Justice'

 

The Greedy as Deserving

51
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For Sweetness and Light

 

The Greedy as Benefactors

93
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Jobs and Paychecks

95
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Charity and Compassion

127
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Culture and Art

139
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A Case Not Made

153
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Book Two: The Cost of Greed
155
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The Price We Pay for Inequality

157
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Economically

 

The Ineffective Enterprise

129
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Gruesome Growth

195
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Individually

 

Excess without Happiness

237
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Professions without Pride

273
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Sports without Winners

295
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Wealth without Health

311
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Socially

 

A Fraying Social Fabric

331
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Environmentally

 

An Imperiled Natural World

359
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Politically

 

A Dying Democracy

379
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A Price Too High

409
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Book Three: An End to Greed?
411

Alternatives to Inequality

413
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Historic Struggles

415
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Contemporary Options

457
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Enter the Ten Times Rule

 

A Maximum Wage

479
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Life in a Ten Times Rule America

503
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A Strategy for Change

527
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Looking Forward

549
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Notes
553
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Acknowledgements
637
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Index
639
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