Economic Papers 1941–88 by Josef Steindl

By Josef Steindl

Those are the gathered essays of Josef Steindl, the writer of "Maturity and Stagnation in American Capitalism". They include a lifetime's paintings and infrequently pass a great deal opposed to the current mainstream of financial concept. a few papers were rewritten, one elevated and are thoroughly new. the subjects coated comprise macroeconomics, fiscal coverage, the enterprise, know-how and stochastic strategies. the writer is inspired by way of Marx, Keynes and Kalecki but in addition has many unique principles of his personal.

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From Keynes to Piketty: The Century that Shook Up Economics by Peter de Haan

By Peter de Haan

From Keynes to Piketty presents the reader with an obtainable and wonderful perception into the improvement of financial proposal during the last century. beginning with John Maynard Keynes's bestseller, The fiscal effects of Peace (1919), and finishing with Thomas Piketty's blockbuster, Capital within the 21st Century (2014), the writer explains which dramatic political and monetary occasions replaced the best way economists interpreted those occasions, and the way they revolutionized the industrial science.
The publication comprises biographies of Keynes, Schumpeter, Galbraith, Hayek, Friedman, Hirschman, North, and Piketty, along others, and highlights their striking lives and works, anecdotes approximately them, and their frequently sharp adjustments of opinion. large summaries in their major works give you the student and pupil with a correct presentation in their contents. A must-read for all those that ask yourself what occurred to economics in past times century, and why.

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On the use of input-output models for regional planning by W. A. Schaffer (auth.)

By W. A. Schaffer (auth.)

This booklet makes an attempt to teach, in a method appropriate to either lecturers and moved quickly making plans executives, how easy analytic instruments can be utilized to bridge the giant hole among generating an input-output desk and utilizing one. In pursuing this aim, we eschew all discussions of advanced programming types, for instance, and focus on, principally, interpretation of the transactions desk itself, on such universal instruments as multipliers, influence research, projections versions, and self-sufficiency research, and on a couple of concepts akin to income-per-employee indices, improvement simulators, and industry research exercises. Our fundamental objective has been to teach how planners, either inner most and public, can use local input-output research fast and to their virtue. The Georgia Interindustry examine was once backed by way of the workplace of making plans and price range and the dept of and exchange of the kingdom of Georgia; their aid is gratefully said. The fmal research file, of which this e-book represents a considerable revision, benefited tremendously from the help and incisive criticisms of Dr. William W. Nash, then with the place of work of making plans and Bud~t; his efforts are warmly preferred. Many different officers in Georgia executive contributed to this research, together with: Louis Schneider and Kenneth P. Johnson within the' workplace of PlaJ}ning and price range; James O. Bohanan, James Butler, George Rogers, and H.W. Wiley within the division of and exchange; Joe Woodall and Corine go within the division of work; William M. Nixon within the division of Audits; and J .B.

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Statistical Inference in Random Coefficient Regression by P.A.V.B. Swamy

By P.A.V.B. Swamy

This brief monograph which offers a unified remedy of the idea of estimating an monetary courting from a time sequence of cross-sections, relies on my Ph. D. dissertation submitted to the collage of Wisconsin, Madison. To the cloth built for that goal, i've got extra the substance of 2 next papers: "Efficient tools of estimating a regression equation with equi-correlated disturbances", and "The distinct finite pattern houses of estimators of coefficients in blunders parts regression types" (with Arora) which shape the root for Chapters eleven and III respectively. a technique of accelerating the volume of statistical info is to collect the cross-sections of successive years. to investigate one of these physique of information the conventional linear regression version isn't applicable and we need to introduce a few extra problems and assumptions a result of hetero­ geneity of habit between members. those problems were mentioned during this monograph. boundaries of monetary facts, quite their non-experimental nature, don't let us to grasp a priori the proper specification of a version. i've got thought of a number of varied units of assumptionR in regards to the balance of coeffi­ cients and blunder variances throughout members and constructed applicable inference strategies. i've got thought of purely these units of assumptions which bring about opera­ tional approaches. Following the feedback of Kuh, Klein and Zellner, i've got followed the linear regression versions with a few or all in their coefficients various randomly throughout individuals.

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The Foundations of Economics: History and Theory in the by Walter Eucken

By Walter Eucken

THE FIRST GERMAN variation of this booklet seemed in 1940. in view that then the ebook has passed through 5 extra variations and has been translated into Spanish and Italian. the current English translation relies at the 6th German variation. the writer was once Professor of Economics on the college of Freiburg, Germany. Professor Eucken was once a scholar at a time while the old college ruled the instructing of econo­ mics on the German universities. even though, at first of his occupation, he did a few paintings alongside the strains of the ancient college, neither the ~ims nor the tools of ancient study the sector of economics as practised via the representatives in of the old college happy him; and the truth that the contributors of this college have been not able to give an explanation for the reasons of monetary occasions comparable to the German inflation after international conflict i used to be an extra explanation for him to show to fiscal idea. He turned, between German economists, the major opponent of the old college, which he criticised in numerous publica­ tions. via his wrItings and his instructing he contributed his percentage to the revival of curiosity in fiscal concept which used to be obvious within the 'twenties. And he was once one of many few economists left in Germany who helped to maintain this curiosity alive in the course of the 'thirties and through global battle II. in this time he released Kapitaltheoretische Untersuchungen (1936), and the current quantity, which straight away gave upward push to an intensive dialogue in German fiscal journals.

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Equality, Participation, Transition: Essays in Honour of by Vojmir Franicevic, Milica Uvalic

By Vojmir Franicevic, Milica Uvalic

This publication is a set of essays in honor of Branko Horvat, an economist and social philosopher of serious overseas recognition and status from former Yugoslavia and these days Croatia. The essays care for subject matters with regards to Horvat's personal paintings, specifically equality, social justice, worker participation, hard work administration, systemic switch, transition, privatization, and development.

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Cultural Economics by Ruth Towse

By Ruth Towse

Cultural economics as a box of analysis consists of parts, tradition and economic climate. those parts were ordinarily considered as each one other's antithesis. even if, the industrial features of tradition have more and more turn into an issue of daily truth for individuals operating within the cultural box. The financial system of tradition has continuously been within the concentration of political curiosity. Political judgements relating such precedence components because the improvement of local associations, help to the artists and cultural programmes for kids and formative years have very important financial implications. This e-book offers with a number issues in cultural economics. It comprises unique papers by means of economists workingin the sphere from 15 varied international locations and covers a number of either theoretical and sensible concerns, overlaying the acting arts, arts marketsand museums. It represents an updated assertion of the applying of monetary rules to cultural questions.

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Economics: Theory and Practice by Patrick J. Welch

By Patrick J. Welch

The 9th variation introduces company pros to uncomplicated fiscal ideas, associations, relationships, and terminology. it's been up-to-date with the most up-tp-date qualitative info. Over 20 new purposes were additional that aid them attach economics to real-world stories. They’ll achieve perception into eco-friendly economics and the way company and the surroundings are similar. severe considering instances are provided on the finish of the bankruptcy to teach how options are utilized. Up for Debate sections additionally learn the several aspects of present monetary concerns. those updates organize enterprise execs to use their financial wisdom within the box.

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