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Egan, Mark 1951-

Overview
Works: 265 works in 607 publications in 2 languages and 2,570 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Popular music  Jazz  Methods (Music)‡vSelf-instruction  Recorded accompaniments  Programmed instructional materials  Jazz-rock (Music)  Juvenile works  Legends  Drama 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Performer, Author, Other, Composer, b=b, Musician, fag, Arranger, Producer, Editor
Classifications: M1741.18, 781.66
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mark Egan
 
Most widely held works by Mark Egan
Nothing like the sun by Sting( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his sophomore album Sting showcases more of a calm and subtle approach on the tracks. The album was heavily influenced by the death of his mother and the Civil War ravaged Latin America. Includes the hit single We'll Be Together
Pat Metheny Group by Pat Metheny Group( Recording )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD 1321 CD 8134
Three-way mirror by Airto Moreira( )

4 editions published in 1987 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allow me by Jules Shear( )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein's Nudge : improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness by Mark Egan( )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it was published in 2008, Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein's Nudge: Improving Decisions about Health, Wealth, and Happiness quickly became one of the most influential books in modern economics and politics. Within a short time, it had inspired whole government departments in the US and UK, and others as far afield as Singapore. One of the keys to Nudge's success is Thaler and Sunstein's ability to create a detailed and persuasive case for their take on economic decision-making. Nudge is not a book packed with original findings or data; instead it is a careful and systematic synthesis of decades of research into behavioral economics. The discipline challenges much conventional economic thought - which works on the basis that, overall, humans make rational decisions - by focusing instead on the 'irrational' cognitive biases that affect our decision making. These seemingly in-built biases mean that certain kinds of economic decision-making are predictably irrational. Thaler and Sunstein prove themselves experts at creating persuasive arguments and dealing effectively with counter-arguments. They conclude that if governments understand these cognitive biases, they can 'nudge' us into making better decisions for ourselves. Entertaining as well as smart, Nudge shows the full range of reasoning skills that go into making a persuasive argument
International health economics by Mark Egan( )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perhaps because health care is a local service sector, health economists have paid little attention to international linkages between domestic health care economies. However, the growth in domestic health care sectors is often attributed to medical innovations whose returns are earned worldwide. Because world returns drive innovation and innovation is central to spending growth, spending growth in a given country is thereby highly affected by health care economies and policies of other countries. This paper analyzes the unique positive and normative implications of these innovation-induced linkages across countries when governments centrally price health care. Providing world returns to medical innovation under such central pricing involves a public-goods problem; the taxation to fund reimbursements involves a private domestic cost with an international benefit of medical innovation. This has the direct normative implication that medical innovations have inefficiently low world returns. It also has the positive implication that reimbursements in one country depend negatively on those of others; reimbursements are “strategic substitutes” through free riding. Because reimbursements are strategic substitutes, world concentration of health care is a significant issue. A small European country has no access-innovation trade-off in its pricing; it will have low reimbursements because it does not affect world returns and sees the same innovations regardless of its reimbursement policy. The public-goods problem of innovation thereby implies that the United States, despite being the world's largest buyer, will pay the highest reimbursements. This problem also implies that free riding counteracts the standard positive impact of larger world markets on innovation when health care concentration falls. Indeed, currently, health care is highly concentrated; about half of world health care spending occurs in the United States, despite that fact that it makes up only about one-fifth of the world economy. We assess the effect that emerging markets will have on this concentration and thus world returns. We use pharmaceutical reimbursement data from 1996–2010 to provide IV estimates of the degree to which domestic reimbursements are strategic substitutes. We find that these estimates imply that world returns from innovation may actually fall from a growth in “market size” of BRICS countries as a result of increased free riding in non-BRICS countries. The overall analysis has important positive implications for spending patterns across countries as well as normative implications for evaluating domestic or regional health care reforms
Just friends by Joe Beck( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rainbow mountain by Lew Soloff( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constellations by Karl Latham( )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2017 and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works by Pat Metheny( Recording )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bass guitar exercises for dummies by Patrick Pfeiffer( Book )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to playing bass guitar that includes exercises to help beginning musicians learn how to master scales, chords, and arpeggios, what the basic finger and hand positions are, and how to refine tempo, time signature, phrasing, and dynamics
Islands by Scott Cossu( Recording )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outback holiday by Ted Egan( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Sydney children are invited to stay with an Aboriginal family in Alice Springs. During their holiday they learn about the life and legends of the Aborigines
Soulgrass by Bill Evans( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends by Larry Carlton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The (guest) stars shine bright on Alice's seventh season. Joel Grey saves the day when Mel takes over as producer of a local show after Alice lands the lead. Tommy has moved out to attend Arizona State College on a basketball scholarship. A crisis of confidence threatens to derail his collegiate dreams, so Alice drafts Meadowlark Lemon to give Tommy a much-needed pep talk
Mosaic by Mark Egan( Recording )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American garage by Pat Metheny( Recording )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tricycles by Larry Coryell( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illumination by Elements (Musical group)( Recording )

9 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Egan, Marc

Egan, Marc 1951-

Egan, Mark McDaniel 1951-

Mark Egan

Mark Egan American jazz musician

Mark Egan Amerikaans jazzmuzikant

Mark Egan amerikansk musikar

Mark Egan amerikansk musiker

Mark Egan contrebassiste et trompettiste de jazz

Mark Egan músico estadounidense

Mark Egan músicu de jazz estauxunidense

Mark Egan snagcheoltóir Meiriceánach

Mark Egan US-amerikanischer Jazz-Bassist

مارك إغان عازف جاز من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

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Languages
English (35)

German (7)