Peterson, Wallace C(arroll)

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PETERSON, Wallace C(arroll)

PETERSON, Wallace C(arroll). American, b. 1921. Genres: Air/Space topics, Economics. Career: University of Nebraska, Lincoln, joined faculty 1952, now George Holmes Professor of Economics Emeritus. Publications: The Welfare State in France, 1960; Income, Employment and Economic Growth, 1962, 8th ed., 1996; Elements of Economics, 1974; Our Overloaded Economy: Inflation, Unemployment, and the Crisis in American Capitalism, 1982; Market Power and the Economy, 1988; Transfer Spending, Taxes, and the American Welfare State, 1990; Silent Depression: The Fate of the American Dream, 1994; (with Fred R. Strobel) The Coming Class War: Power, Conflict and the Consequences of Middle Class Decline, 1999; Pylon: The Omaha Air Races, 1931-1934. Address: 4549 South St, Lincoln, NE 68506-1253, U.S.A.