Economics: Economic Forecasting

  • Reflexivity and Economics: George Soros's theory of reflexivity and the methodology of economic science book cover

    Reflexivity and Economics

    George Soros's theory of reflexivity and the methodology of economic science, 1st Edition

    Edited by John B. Davis, D. Wade Hands

    The form of ‘reflexivity’ – defined by the dictionary as that which is ‘directed back upon itself’ – that is most relevant to economic methodology is that where observation of the economy leads to ideas that change behavior, which in turn changes (is directed back upon) the economy itself. As…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • The Economic Growth Controversy book cover

    The Economic Growth Controversy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Weintraub, Eli Schwartz, J. Richard Aronson

    Is economic growth desirable? Possible? Necessary? The distinguished social scientists represented in this collection give conflicting answers, resulting in a lively debate on the costs and benefits of growth in the developed and developing countries. This volume, first published in 1973, contains…

    Paperback – 2018-12-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Economic Indicators for Professionals: Putting the Statistics into Perspective book cover

    Economic Indicators for Professionals

    Putting the Statistics into Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Charles Steindel

    We are bombarded with economic numbers: unemployment, retail sales, inflation, GDP—the list goes on and on. Some analyst or another is constantly telling us about an obscure statistic that is the key to our future, or is apparently the indicator that the "Fed" will be using to key off its decisions…

    Paperback – 2018-08-17
    Routledge

  • Organization Theory and its Applications book cover

    Organization Theory and its Applications

    1st Edition

    By Susheng Wang

    Organization theory is a fast-developing field of microeconomics. Organizational approaches are now used in a wide range of topics in business studies. They are based on information economics, contract theory, and mechanism design. This book introduces such organizational approaches and how to…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • OPEC, the Gulf, and the World Petroleum Market (Routledge Revivals): A Study in Government Policy and Downstream Operations book cover

    OPEC, the Gulf, and the World Petroleum Market (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study in Government Policy and Downstream Operations, 1st Edition

    By Fereidun Fesharaki, David T. Isaak

    First published in 1983, this book provides a detailed look at the OPEC nations’ changing roles in the world oil market as they expanded their participation in "downstream" activities such as the hydrocarbon industries formerly controlled by the major oil companies. The authors begin with a…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • The Price Reporters: A Guide to PRAs and Commodity Benchmarks book cover

    The Price Reporters

    A Guide to PRAs and Commodity Benchmarks, 1st Edition

    By Owain Johnson

    Every consumer in a modern economy is indirectly exposed to the work of a price reporting agency (PRA) each time they fill up their car, take a flight or switch on a light, and yet the general public is completely unaware of the existence of PRAs. Firms like Platts, Argus and ICIS, which are…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Financial Risk, Audit and Regulation: A Case Study of HBOS book cover

    The Politics of Financial Risk, Audit and Regulation

    A Case Study of HBOS, 1st Edition

    By Atul K. Shah

    The biggest corporate failure ever in British history occurred in 2008 with very little forewarning. The management of HBOS, a major national bank with a long history of prudence prior to the merger in 2001, were allowed to act incompetently. Auditors and regulators failed to act, ignoring a key…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge

  • Macroeconomic Planning book cover

    Macroeconomic Planning

    1st Edition

    By Roger Bowles, David Whynes

    This volume, originally published in 1979, examines systematically the nature of control in both capitalist and socialist economies, develops a theoretical and applied framework which can embrace both macroeconomics and plannng and demonstates the essential unity of all forms of macroeconomic…

    Paperback – 2017-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Macroeconomics

  • Macroeconomic Policy: Inflation, Wealth and the Exchange Rate book cover

    Macroeconomic Policy

    Inflation, Wealth and the Exchange Rate, 1st Edition

    By Martin Weale, Andrew Blake, Nicos Christodoulakis, James E Meade, David Vines

    This analysis of macroeconomic policy, originally published in 1989, argues that key government objectives, such as reduced inflation, decreased unemployment and an adequate level of national saving can be achieved only by employing both monetary and fiscal policies, in conjunction with supply-side…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Macroeconomics

  • Widening Income Distribution in Post-Handover Hong Kong book cover

    Widening Income Distribution in Post-Handover Hong Kong

    1st Edition

    By Hon-Kwong Lui

    Before the handover to China in 1997, Hong Kong’s economic growth was very strong and the unemployment rate dropped to a record low of 2.2 per cent. In recent years, the widening income dispersion in Hong Kong has caught public attention. This book investigates the economic development and changes…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge

  • Economics Made Fun: Philosophy of the pop-economics book cover

    Economics Made Fun

    Philosophy of the pop-economics, 1st Edition

    Edited by N. Emrah Aydinonat, Jack J Vromen

    Best-selling books such as Freakonomics and The Undercover Economist have paved the way for the flourishing economics-made-fun genre. While books like these present economics as a strong and explanatory science, the ongoing economic crisis has exposed the shortcomings of economics to the general…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Defense Spending, Natural Resources, and Conflict book cover

    Defense Spending, Natural Resources, and Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christos Kollias, Hamid E. Ali

    This book is an intellectual contribution of policy scientists and researchers from different academic institutions in different parts of the world. The Arab Spring, the rise of ISIS and terrorism ignite the debate on studying conflict and natural resources. Uniquely, the book discusses the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

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