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Crafting ConsensusWhy Central Bankers Change Their Speech and How Speech Changes the Economy

Crafting Consensus: Why Central Bankers Change Their Speech and How Speech Changes the Economy

Nicole Baerg

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190499488
eISBN:
9780190499518
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190499488.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

In the early 2000s, the US monetary policy committee, as well as other central banks around the world, began using “forward guidance,” or changes in their statement language, to signal policy ... More

The Property SpeciesMine, Yours, and the Human Mind

The Property Species: Mine, Yours, and the Human Mind

Bart J. Wilson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190936785
eISBN:
9780190936822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936785.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics, Economic History

What is property, and why does our species happen to have it? The Property Species explores how Homo sapiens acquires, perceives, and knows the custom of property, and why it might be relevant for ... More

Entropy Law, Sustainability, and Third Industrial Revolution

Entropy Law, Sustainability, and Third Industrial Revolution

Ramprasad Sengupta

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190121143
eISBN:
9780190990510
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121143.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In mankind’s relentless quest for prosperity, Nature has suffered great damage. It has been treated as an inexhaustible reserve of resources. The indefinite scale of global expansion is still ... More

Inventing IdeasPatents, Prizes, and the Knoweldge Economy

Inventing Ideas: Patents, Prizes, and the Knoweldge Economy

B. Zorina Khan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190936075
eISBN:
9780190936112
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936075.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Economic History

Abstract: How do knowledge and ideas influence the competitiveness of firms and nations? Current debates about grand innovation prizes, patent trolls, technological disruption, human capital, and the ... More

DevelopmentalismThe Normative and Transformative within Capitalism

Developmentalism: The Normative and Transformative within Capitalism

Graham Harrison

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198785798
eISBN:
9780191827617
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785798.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

When we talk about development, we are talking about capitalist development. Taking a historical-comparativ e approach, Harrison understands development as a transformation which involves a deep and ... More

African Economic DevelopmentEvidence, Theory, Policy

African Economic Development: Evidence, Theory, Policy

Christopher Cramer, John Sender, and Arkebe Oqubay

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198832331
eISBN:
9780191870972
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832331.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book challenges conventional wisdoms both about economic performance and about policies for economic development in African countries. Its starting point is the striking variation in economic ... More

Monetary and Fiscal Policy through a DSGE Lens

Monetary and Fiscal Policy through a DSGE Lens

Harold L. Cole

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190076030
eISBN:
9780190076078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190076030.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This text is designed to bridge the gap between Ph.D. and undergraduate textbooks in Macroeconomics. The text develops a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium model of money using a cash-in-advance ... More

The Business of Scholarly PublishingManaging in Turbulent Times

The Business of Scholarly Publishing: Managing in Turbulent Times

Albert N. Greco

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190626235
eISBN:
9780190626266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190626235.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This is a detailed analysis of the business of the scholarly publishing of books, journals, preprints, and various scholarly publications in institutional repositories in the United States. Drawing ... More

Ending Global PovertyFour Women's Noble Conspiracy

Ending Global Poverty: Four Women's Noble Conspiracy

Constantine Michalopoulos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198850175
eISBN:
9780191884627
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850175.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Economic History

Ending poverty is a noble goal, relevant today as much as it was two decades ago when four women rose to prominent positions in their government and decided to make it their central objective. As the ... More

The Macroeconomics of Developing CountriesAn Intermediate Textbook

The Macroeconomics of Developing Countries: An Intermediate Textbook

Giovanni Andrea Cornia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198856672
eISBN:
9780191889851
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856672.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The book focuses on the short- and long-term macroeconomic challenges faced by developing countries characterized by missing, incomplete, and dualistic markets and weak institutions. Such problems ... More

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