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Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

ISBN 9781138852860
Published March 25, 2015 by Routledge
1872 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published between 1925 and 1997 the volumes in this set: Discuss the Impacts of Profitability, Business Cycles and the Capital Stock on Productivity; Evaluate various approaches to managing the uncertainty inherent in the future course of the interest rate cycle; Examine the combined effect of financial instability and industrial restructuring on postwar economic growth and recession in the US; Determine what statistical and other information is needed to formulate both the objects and the means of government economic policy; Ask what theoretical tools should be used in order to clarify the issues of economic policy; Examine the sociological aspects of the business cycle.

Table of Contents

1. Industrial restructuring, financial instability, and the dynamics of the postwar U.S. economy David J. Carrier 2. Predicting turning points in the interest rate cycle James W. Coons 3. Cyclical productivity in U.S. manufacturing Miguel Jimenez 4. Three essays on productivity : the impacts of profitability, business cycles, and the capital stock on productivity Mark J. Lasky 5. Business Cycles and Economic Policy Erik Lundberg 6. The Birth of the Business Cycle Philip Mirowski 87 Social Aspects of the Business Cycle Dorothy Swaine Thomas 8. The Economic Merry-Go-Round Edmund A. H. Walker

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