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Money & Monetary Policy

  • Moneyby John Kenneth Galbraith; James K. Galbraith

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 26.95 US$ 24.52

    Money is nothing more than what is commonly exchanged for goods or services, so why has understanding it become so complicated? In Money , renowned economist John Kenneth Galbraith cuts through the confusions surrounding the subject to present a compelling and accessible account of a topic that affects us all. He tells the fascinating story of money,... more...

  • The Paradox of Vulnerabilityby John L. Campbell; John A. Hall

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 29.95 US$ 27.25

    Why are small and culturally homogeneous nation-states in the advanced capitalist world so prosperous? Examining how Denmark, Ireland, and Switzerland managed the 2008 financial crisis, The Paradox of Vulnerability shows that this is not an accident. John Campbell and John Hall argue that a prolonged sense of vulnerability within both the state... more...

  • Banking on Marketsby Rachel A. Epstein

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 69.99

    This volume examines the relationship between banks and states, and how the traditional, political bank-state ties have been transformed. more...

  • Socially Responsible Capitalism and Managementby Henri Savall; Michel Péron; Véronique Zardet; Marc Bonnet

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    In the current crisis context, capitalism is questioned by its detractors or defended by its partisans. The concept of Socially Responsible Capitalism (SRC) is based on the entrepreneurial spirit. It encourages exemplary behaviors, such as effective, efficient and ethical behaviors, by stimulating social responsibility of companies and organizations.... more...

  • The Development of International Monetary Policyby Christopher E.S. Warburton

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The Development of International Monetary Policy traces the development of international monetary policy from mercantilism to quantitative easing. It has been structured to present some of the pressing issues in international monetary relations involving currency valuation, inflation, exchange rates, and regional monetary policy. Additionally, it... more...

  • The Politics of Financial Risk, Audit and Regulationby Atul K. Shah

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    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 senior whistleblower, and the ‘competitive’ stock market... more...

  • Between Debt and the Devilby Adair Turner; Adair Turner

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 17.95 US$ 16.33

    Adair Turner became chairman of Britain's Financial Services Authority just as the global financial crisis struck in 2008, and he played a leading role in redesigning global financial regulation. In this eye-opening book, he sets the record straight about what really caused the crisis. It didn’t happen because banks are too big to fail—our addiction... more...

  • Foundations of Modern Macroeconomicsby Ben J. Heijdra

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 59.99

    Using nothing more than undergraduate mathematical skills this book takes the reader from basic IS-LM style macro models to the state of the art literature on Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium. Dealing with all major topics it summarizes important approaches and provides a coherent angle on macroeconomic thought. more...

  • Economic Origins of Jeffersonian Democracyby Charles A. Beard; Clyde W. Barrow

    Dover Publications 2017; US$ 18.95

    The sequel to the bestselling An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution , this volume focuses on the nation's early political history from the adoption of the Constitution through the end of the Jefferson administration. This period saw the rise and triumph of Jefferson's agrarian, slave-holding South over the mercantile-oriented urbanism of... more...

  • The Rate of Exchange and the Terms of Tradeby Isaiah Friedman

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    This volume originated in a course of lectures which the author originally gave at the Universitu lnternationale de Sciences Comparues at Luxembourg. The book appeared under the title of the course, and followed the same pattern. In the course of revisions the analysis has been carried a little further than it was originally presented, and many details... more...