tl;dr → <quote>They argue that the economy is riddled with self-serving arrangements, mainly benefiting the rich, that impose excess costs on the poor and middle class and reduce economic growth.</quote>
Brink Lindsey, Steven Teles; The Captured Economy: How the Powerful Enrich Themselves, Slow Down Growth, and Increase Inequality 1st Edition; Oxford University Press; 2017-11-01; “ASIN:019062776X: Kindle: $17, paper: $22+SHT.
- Lots of factoids, sourced from the publiser’s media package.
- Edward Glaeser, staff [faculty?], Harvard University.
- Brink Lindsey, staff [staff], Niskanen Center.
- Steven M. Teles, staff [faculty?], Johns Hopkins University.