Applying General Equilibrium

Applying General Equilibrium

by John B. Shoven
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521319862

ISBN-13: 9780521319867

Pub. Date: 10/28/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The central idea underlying this work is to convert the Walrasian general equilibrium structure (formalized in the 1950s by Kenneth Arrow, Gerard Debreu and others) from an abstract representation of an economy into realistic models of actual economies.

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The central idea underlying this work is to convert the Walrasian general equilibrium structure (formalized in the 1950s by Kenneth Arrow, Gerard Debreu and others) from an abstract representation of an economy into realistic models of actual economies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521319867
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Series:
Cambridge Surveys of Economic Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; Part I. Techniques: 2. General equilibrium theory; 3. Computing general equilibria; Part II. Applying the Techniques: 4. Designing and applied general equilibrium model; 5. Using applied general equilibrium models; 6. A harberger tax model application; 7. A general equilibrium model of United States tax policies; Part III. Policy Applications: 8. Global trade models; 9. Single country trade modelling; 10. Analysis of price controls and stabilization policies; 11. Conclusion.

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