Risk and Business Cycles: New and Old Austrian Perspectives / Edition 1

Risk and Business Cycles: New and Old Austrian Perspectives / Edition 1

by Tyler Cowen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415781299

ISBN-13: 9780415781299

Pub. Date: 06/12/2010

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Risk and Business Cycles examines the causes of business cycles, a perennial topic of interest within economics. The author argues the case for the revival of an important role for monetary causes in business cycle theory, which challenges the current trend towards favouring purely real theories. The work also presents a critique of the traditional Austrian

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Risk and Business Cycles examines the causes of business cycles, a perennial topic of interest within economics. The author argues the case for the revival of an important role for monetary causes in business cycle theory, which challenges the current trend towards favouring purely real theories. The work also presents a critique of the traditional Austrian theory of the trade cycle. This controversial approach will ensure that the book is of interest to all those involved with business cycles, as well as Austrian economics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415781299
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/12/2010
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.39(d)

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