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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

Paperback Published: 31st March 1995
ISBN: 9781563244780
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-1940's.

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Introduction: Means and the Making of an Anti-Keynesian Monetary Theory of Employment
Introductionp. 3
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
Insensitive Prices and Wage Ratesp. 59
Aggregate Demand and Insensitive Pricesp. 95
The Demand for Moneyp. 113
Assets and Economic Managementp. 127
The Determinants of Aggregate Demandp. 135
A Monetary Theory of Employmentp. 143
The Necessity of Testing the Monetary Theoryp. 158
The Problem of Maintaining Full Employmentp. 177
The Problem of Achieving Full Employmentp. 198
The Problem of Inflationp. 208
Dynamic Problemsp. 213
Certain International Implications of the Monetary Theoryp. 219
Toward a Positive Programp. 228
Indexp. 241
About the Authorp. 249
About the Editorsp. 251
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ISBN: 9781563244780
ISBN-10: 1563244780
Series: Studies in Institutional Economics
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 18 years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 232
Published: 31st March 1995
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.84 x 15.37  x 2.16
Weight (kg): 0.45