Economic Policy
epub |eng | | Author:Renate Pieper & Claudia de Lozanne Jefferies & Markus Denzel

Summary and Discussion: America as a Trigger for the Advancement of Europe At the height of the (first) American silver boom in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries, the ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-28 | Author:Allan, Philip [Allan, Philip]

Bankruptcy When an individual or corporation is unable to pay its debts, delaying bankruptcy or allowing it to become an overly long, drawn-out process, is just delaying the inevitable. While ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 18,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Blake Masters

HOW TO FIND SECRETS There are two kinds of secrets: secrets of nature and secrets about people. Natural secrets exist all around us; to find them, one must study some ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-11 | Author:Mariana Mazzucato

SHORT-TERMISM AND UNPRODUCTIVE INVESTMENT In the Great Depression of the 1930s, long before financialization entered the modern lexicon, Keynes observed that: [most] expert professionals, possessing judgment and knowledge beyond that ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-26 | Author:Mariana Mazzucato [Mazzucato, Mariana]

Figure 22. PE-backed companies as a percentage of all US companies (by enterprise size)10 The recent history of the care home and water industries in the UK shows how PE ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-07 | Author:Anthony B. Atkinson

GROWTH, INEQUALITY, AND POVERTY REDUCTION Trickle-down and the distribution of consumption [Editors: This section and the one that follows were to cover the two “crucial issues … in the fight ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-14 | Author:Sally C. Pipes

CHAPTER SEVEN THE HORRORS OF SINGLE-PAYER INSURANCE—OUTCOMES Eventually the combination of long wait times, low-quality care, overworked physicians, and barriers to treatment takes a toll on people’s health. Life under ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 15,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-07-21 | Author:Gosta Esping-Andersen [Esping-Andersen, Gosta]

a R sq. adjusted. b t-statistics in parentheses. Source: SSIB data files For 1950 and 1977, the % aged variable is the strongest, explaining respectively 34 and 50 percent of ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-27 | Author:Jamie Woodcock & Mark Graham

It leverages the ‘gamification’ that is a feature of many forms of work today (Woodcock and Johnson, 2018) in order to encourage people to work for an amount that may ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-13 | Author:John F. Weeks

From Myth to Reality Many politicians promote the argument that in recessionary times, when our government’s budget falls into deficit (or deeper into deficit), “belt-tightening” becomes necessary or we discover ...
( Category: Economic Policy January 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-01 | Author:Arthur R. Kroeber [Kroeber, Arthur R.]

What Is the Importance of the “One-Child Policy”? As a population control measure, the significance of the “one-child policy” is far less than is generally believed. The major decline in ...
( Category: Economic Policy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-22 | Author:Paul Tucker [Tucker, Paul]

That truly independent agencies need clear objectives flows from the central argument of this book that, under certain conditions, delegation-with-insulation can be squared with our deepest political values. Vague, indeterminate, ...
( Category: Economic Policy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-04 | Author:Charles Townshend

The case of Irish republicanism The longest-lived of them, so far, is the Irish republican movement, whose most recent armed campaign lasted thirty years, and which can confidently trace its ...
( Category: Diplomacy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Posner, Eric A.; Weyl, E. Glen; [Posner, Eric A.; Weyl, E. Glen;]

Effortless Capitalism The logic of shareholder capitalism suggests that investors wish to do as little work as possible while gaining a maximal stable return. Starting in the 1950s, economists developed ...
( Category: Economic Policy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Konings, Martijn [Konings, Martijn]

CHAPTER 9 Lineages of US Financial Governance Although the Bagehot doctrine never provided a convincing theoretical solution to the problems associated with the lender-of-last-resort function, it nonetheless still had considerable ...
( Category: Economic Policy January 19,2020 )