This book, first published in 1936, is both an instructive chapter in economic history and a stimulating period in the history of economic thought. The author examines the years of economic recovery in Sweden and the measures that the country adopted to cope with the crisis due to the War. This title will be of interest to students of monetary economics and the history of economic thought.
Preface; Introduction; 1. Inflation in a Neutral Country, 1914-1920 2. Diagnosis and Remedies 3. Swedish Monetary Theory since Wicksell 4. Theoretical Aspects of an Expansionist Policy 5. Expansion and Depression in Sweden, 1924-1932 6. The Recovery of Sweden, 1933-5; Statistical Appendix; Index
The volumes in this set, originally published between 1934 and 1994, draw together research by leading academics in the area of monetary economics and provides a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine monetary management and policy, equilibrium theory and credit rationing, as well as the general principles and practices of monetary economics. This set will be of particular interest to students of economics and finance.