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Competitive harm in global supply chains: assessing current responses and identifying potential future responses

David J Gerber.

in Journal of Antitrust Enforcement

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Microeconomics; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; International Factor Movements and International Business; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economics; Public Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Law and Economics; Business and Management; Economic History; Economic Development. 9996 words.

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Global supply (or ‘value’) chains add much to the value of global markets, offering benefits to both producers and consumers. Yet, global supply...

The four fallacies of contemporary austerity policies: the lost Keynesian legacy

Robert Boyer.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Economywide Country Studies; Money and Interest Rates; International Finance; National Budget, Deficit, and Debt; General Aggregative Models; Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 11726 words.

The contemporary wide-scale austerity measures are likely to fail in most countries. The first fallacy derives from the false diagnosis that the present crisis is the outcome of lax public...

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Revisiting Prebisch and Singer: beyond the declining terms of trade thesis and on to technological capability development

P. Sai-wing Ho.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Individual Economists; International Economics; Economic Development. 15573 words.

Rather than the thesis of a secular decline in the commodity terms of trade, Prebisch and Singer were more concerned with the income terms of trade. Consequently, they advocated (moderate)...

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The world improvement plans of Fritz Schumacher

John Toye.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Individual Economists; Economic Development. 8991 words.

This article approaches the centenary of the birth of E. F. (‘Fritz’) Schumacher with a contemporary question in mind. How do academic economists create an impact with their work and how...

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