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Economic ideas and government policy

Alec Cairncross

Economic ideas and government policy

contributions to contemporary economic history

by Alec Cairncross

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • International economic relations,
  • Marshall Plan,
  • Economic policy,
  • Economics,
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951),
  • Economic history

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlec Cairncross
    SeriesRoutledge explorations in economic history
    ContributionsNetLibrary, Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC58 .C29 2002eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Paginationxi, 281 p.
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25543682M
    ISBN 10020328738X
    OCLC/WorldCa50175333

    In this course, learn about the government policy from an economic perspective through various topics, such as microeconomic policy and budgetary policy. This book investigates the political, economic, policy and geographic determinants of the development of financial markets. The volume examines the causality between financial development and aggregate private investment from an economic perspective. ( views) Capital at the Brink: Overcoming the Destructive Legacies of Neoliberalism.

    Students will also examine the basic ideals of our global economy and what effects these ideals have not just on our government, but also our everyday lives. Other relevant topics included in this course include the elections / voter registration process, United States foreign policy, and social issues that concern young adults and all Americans.   In keeping with what is as of now an annual tradition to produce some serious click-bait—and to cut through the “conventional wisdom” of inside the Beltway talking heads and commenters—we hereby present our best and worst economic policy ideas of Reflecting the fact that fiscal policy in is a mess, the number of bad ideas on this list far exceed the number of .

    Economic policy refers to the actions that governments take in the economic field. It covers the systems for setting interest rates and government budget as well as the labor market, national ownership, and many other areas of government interventions into the economy. The economic policy of governments covers the systems for setting levels of taxation, government budgets, the money supply and interest rates as well as the labour market, national ownership, and many other areas of government interventions into the economy.. Most factors of economic policy can be divided into either fiscal policy, which deals with government actions regarding taxation and.


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