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A Monetary Theory of Employment : Studies in Institutional Economics - Gardiner C. Means

A Monetary Theory of Employment

Studies in Institutional Economics

Hardcover Published: 1994
ISBN: 9781563244773
Number Of Pages: 232
For Ages: 18 years old

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Presents the author's alternative monetary theory and macroeconomics to both the quality theory and Keynes's work. This text reveals Means's view of the economic processes in the real world, and the state of monetary and macroeconomics theory in the mid-1940s.

Introductionp. ix
Notep. xv
Introduction Means and the Making of an Anti-Keynesian Monetary Theory of Employmentp. xvii
Notesp. xxxiv
Introductionp. 3
Theories of Employmentp. 7
The Saving-Investment Theory of Employmentp. 9
A Challenge to the Saving-Investment Theoryp. 25
The Classical Theory of Employmentp. 42
The Marxian Theory of Employmentp. 46
an Insensitive-Price Theory of Economic Adjustmentp. 57
Insensitive Prices and Wage Ratesp. 59
Notesp. 92
Conclusionp. 92
Aggregate Demand and Insensitive Pricesp. 95
Conclusionp. 108
Notesp. 108
a Monetary Theory of Aggregate Demandp. 111
The Demand for Moneyp. 113
Conclusionp. 125
Notesp. 125
Assets and Economic Managementp. 127
The Determinants of Aggregate Demandp. 135
a Monetary Theory of Employmentp. 141
A Monetary Theory of Employmentp. 143
Conclusionp. 154
Notesp. 156
The Necessity of Testing the Monetary Theoryp. 158
Conclusionp. 171
Notesp. 172
Problems of Corrective Actionp. 175
The Problem of Maintaining Full Employmentp. 177
Conclusionp. 195
Notesp. 196
The Problem of Achieving Full Employmentp. 198
The Problem of Inflationp. 208
Dynamic Problemsp. 213
Notesp. 218
Conclusionp. 218
Certain International Implications of the Monetary Theoryp. 219
Notesp. 238
Indexp. 241
About the Authorp. 249
About the Editorsp. 251
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ISBN: 9781563244773
ISBN-10: 1563244772
Series: Studies in Institutional Economics
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 18 years old
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 232
Published: 1994
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 16.51  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.61

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