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An account of the Washington Lend Lease negotiations 1944 by E. A. G. Robinson

Prue Kerr.

in Contributions to Political Economy

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 0 words.

In September 1944, John Maynard Keynes set sail for Washington where Keynes was to be a key negotiator in the talks leading up to Stage II of Lend Lease. Accompanying him and his wife was...

ACCUMULATION, CAPACITY UTILISATION AND DISTRIBUTION

MAN-SEOP PARK.

in Contributions to Political Economy

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 0 words.

This paper examines three approaches to the process of accumulation which are based on the ‘Keynesian premise’: the ‘neo-Keynesian’, the ‘Kaleckian’ and the ‘Sraffian’. Making some...

Active labour-market policies: a case of evidence-based policy-making?

P Robinson.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

The 1990s was a decade of renewed enthusiasm for active labour-market policies. However, it is not clear that this was the result of an appreciation of the evidence on the effectiveness of...

Adam Smith and his books

Giancarlo de Vivo.

in Contributions to Political Economy

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 0 words.

Addressing climate change with a comprehensive US cap-and-trade system

Robert N. Stavins.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 12464 words.

There is growing impetus for a domestic US climate policy that can provide meaningful reductions in emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases. I describe and analyse an...

Adult vocational training and government policy in France and Britain

C Greehalgh.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

March 1999; p ublished online March 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

Provision of continuing vocational training is subject to several market failures: capital-market imperfections (credit constraints), risk arising from variability of future values of...

Agglomeration and the location of innovative activity

B Audretsch.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

A paradox has been the emergence of the importance of local proximity and geographic clusters precisely at a time when globalization seems to dominate economic activity. The purpose of this...

Alfred Marshall and Modern Economics. Equilibrium Theory and Evolutionary Economics

Peter Groenewegen.

in Contributions to Political Economy

June 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 1435 words.

Alternative views of the money transmission mechanism: what difference do they make for monetary policy?

JB Taylor.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

This paper examines how alternative views of the monetary transmission mechanism affect the choice of a monetary policy rule. The main finding is that many different structural models...

AMARTYA SEN, Rationality and Freedom, Cambridge and London, Harvard University Press, 2002; pp. ix + 736.

Steven Pressman.

in Contributions to Political Economy

November 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 0 words.

American Education Research Changes Tack

Joshua D. Angrist.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

For a quarter century, American education researchers have tended to favour qualitative and descriptive analyses over quantitative studies using random assignment or featuring credible...

Anatomy of the US income distribution: two decades of change

LA Karoly.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

March 1996; p ublished online March 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

“Anglo-Saxon vs Continental Scholarship: On Critical Editions of Economic Classics”: A Comment on de Vivo

Loïc Charles, Jean-Claude Perrot and Christine Théré.

in Contributions to Political Economy

June 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 2725 words.

Announcement

in Contributions to Political Economy

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 0 words.

Anomalies of Spain's Economy and Economic Policy-making

Robert M. Fishman.

in Contributions to Political Economy

June 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 4398 words.

Spain's economic difficulties underscore the dangers inherent in the Eurozone's current austerity regime but despite the ways in which the larger context has conditioned and worsened...

ANTONIO SERRA AND THE ECONOMICS OF GOOD GOVERNMENT

Francesco Di Battista.

in Contributions to Political Economy

June 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; Public Economics; Political Economy. 3576 words.

The assessment: business cycles

J Muellbauer.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

September 1997; p ublished online September 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

This overview paper places in context eight papers covering a wide spectrum of views on modern business cycle modelling. Inter alia, these address some gaps in the real business cycle (RBC)...

The Assessment: Climate-Change Policy

Dieter Helm.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

The paper provides a guide to climate-change policy, and, in particular, the three core components: targets, instruments, and institutional structures. First, the optimal path for reducing...

The assessment: contracts and competition

T Jenkinson and C Mayer.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

A significant recent development has been the extension of market processes to activities which were previously provided by the public sector. A central feature of newly privatised markets...

The assessment: economic policy and social democracy

A Glyn.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 0 words.

The economic objectives of recent governments of the Left were full employment, reducing inequality, and enhancing economic performance and democratic control by measures of planning and...