The Resource Industrial Restructuring, Financial Instability, and the Dynamics of the Postwar US Economy, David J. Carrier

Industrial Restructuring, Financial Instability, and the Dynamics of the Postwar US Economy, David J. Carrier

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Industrial Restructuring, Financial Instability, and the Dynamics of the Postwar US Economy
Title
Industrial Restructuring, Financial Instability, and the Dynamics of the Postwar US Economy
Statement of responsibility
David J. Carrier
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Language
eng
Summary
This volume, originally published in 1997,℗ examines the combined effect of financial instability and industrial restructuring on postwar economic growth and recession in the US. It sheds light on the fundamental question of whether or not these trends are positive for the economy as a whole. To explain the cyclical nature of investment and finance, institutional theory regarding financial instability is examined in depth and related to Minsky's analysis of investment behaviour. The author has created an empirical model of this behaviour which, he claims, accurately predicts historical consumpt
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
330.973
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3743
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge library editions. Business cycles
Series volume
volume 1
Label
Industrial Restructuring, Financial Instability, and the Dynamics of the Postwar US Economy, David J. Carrier
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Copyright
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Tables; Figures; Preface; Introduction; Acknowledgments; I. What Did Economists Learn from the Great Depression?; Wesley Clair Mitchell; Geoffrey Moore; Jan Tinbergen; Robert A. Gordon; Victor Zarnowitz; Howard Sherman; II. How Chaos Killed the Auctioneer; Macroeconomic chaos; Theoretical implications of chaos; Chaos and the future of modeling; III. Macroeconomic Effects of Industrial Restructuring; Methodology and source data; Returns to factors of production
  • Intermediate and final demandProductivity and unit labor costs; Returns to capital; Employment and earnings; Conclusions; IV. Consumption Patterns and the Multiplier; Consumer credit and the propensity to consume; Consumption multipliers by income type; Consumption multipliers by industry; V. Finance, Investment, and the Business Cycle; Data and measurement; Mainstream investment theory; Financial institutions; Firms; The Federal Reserve; Endogenous money and credit; Minsky's investment theory; VI. An Empirical Model of Investment and Finance; Linear vs. nonlinear estimation
  • The model and explanatory variablesInvestment model specification; Linear estimates; Nonlinear estimates; VII. A Multiplier-Accelerator Simulation Model; Derivation of stability conditions; Historical stability conditions; Simulations of factors affecting stability; Conclusions; Appendix; I. Data sources and compatibility; II. The input-output transactions table; III. Aggregation of input-output industries; IV. Data values for figures 2.1-2.12; Bibliography; Index
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ocn905599998
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1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317506775
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b34564056
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)905599998
  • ebl1317506774

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