Macroeconomics
epub |eng | 2018-02-08 | Author:Chris Miller

Reforming the Soviet Safety Net Russia did not inherit from the Soviet Union what we would call a “welfare state.” The system of retirement security, subsidized health care, education, antipoverty ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union April 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-01 | Author:George A. Akerlof & Robert J. Shiller [Akerlof, George A. & Shiller, Robert J.]

Going North We need only go north to Canada to see a case in which Samuelson’s fears came true. Canada provides an instance in which denial of a tradeoff between ...
( Category: Economic Policy March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-10 | Author:Libby Rittenberg & Timothy Tregarthen

Answers to Try It! Problems Inflationary gap Contractionary Open-market sales of bonds The price of bonds would fall. The interest rate and the exchange rate would rise. Investment and net ...
( Category: Macroeconomics June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Steve Keen [Keen, Steve]

Such an ‘axiom’ is transparently nonsense – something that might have led a sensible person to stop at this point. But instead Lucas immediately moved on to an equivalent way ...
( Category: Economic Policy & Development March 22,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Iceland, John

A fair reckoning of these two arguments—one economic and one cultural—is that both have elements of truth to them. Below I draw extensively from an excellent review of the social ...
( Category: Labor & Industrial Relations March 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-26 | Author:Scott, Hal S.;

Notes 1. Committee on the Global Financial System, Asset encumbrance, financial reform and the demand for collateral assets, 49 CGFS Papers 1 (May 2013). 2. Id. 3. Eric Rosengren, Speech ...
( Category: Economic Policy December 3,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-01 | Author:Edward Conard

Visit bit.ly/2bmbbTx for a larger version of this image. It is hard to see how growing income inequality, and not competition for a smaller number of admission slots, is the ...
( Category: Political Economy November 7,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-16 | Author:Jane Jacobs

TEN Why Backward Cities Need One Another The Shah of Iran wanted an economy like America’s, Japan’s and northern Europe’s. He thought he could have it if he had the ...
( Category: Economic History August 20,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-12 | Author:Richard D. Wolff

The So-Called Recovery Recovery? What Recovery? July 28, 2011 The so-called economic recovery since mid-2009 was chiefly hype, a veneer of good news to disguise and minimize the awful underlying ...
( Category: Communism & Socialism June 16,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-19 | Author:Meg Jacobs [Jacobs, Meg]

6 Hot Summer Mad IN EARLY 1979, the White House could see the makings of a political disaster. A few months earlier, in October 1978, strikes in the Iranian oil ...
( Category: Women's Fiction May 27,2016 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-19 | Author:Michael J Thompson

Now, as individuals differ greatly from each other, in intelligence, sagacity, energy, perseverance, skill, habits of industry and economy, physical power, position and opportunity—the necessary effect of leaving all free ...
( Category: National April 8,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-10-30 | Author:Richard Duncan [Duncan, Richard]

CONCLUSION Existing policy tools are likely to prove to be incapable of resolving the current global economic crisis. Keynesianism and monetarism have both been too abused during the preceding decades ...
( Category: Comparative April 3,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-01 | Author:Joanna Masel [Masel, Joanna]

CHAPTER 15 PUBLIC VERSUS PRIVATE INVESTMENT Using our magic glasses, we have looked for things that we as a society could do today that would pay us back later with ...
( Category: Macroeconomics April 2,2016 )
epub |eng | 1920-01-01 | Author:Ludwig von Mises [Mises, Ludwig von]

5. The Most Recent Socialist Doctrines and the Problem of Economic Calculation Since recent events helped socialist parties to obtain power in Russia, Hungary, Germany and Austria, and have thus ...
( Category: Theory April 2,2016 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Scott Sumner [Sumner, Scott]

In the preceding three chapters we have seen evidence of rapid inflation in an extremely depressed economy, rapid change in real wages (even before implementation of the NIRA), and industrial ...
( Category: Macroeconomics March 8,2016 )