Risk and Business Cycles: New and Old Austrian Perspectives

Risk and Business Cycles: New and Old Austrian Perspectives

by Tyler Cowen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415169194

ISBN-13: 9780415169196

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

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.

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ISBN-13:
9780415169196
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Series:
Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy Series, #12
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)
Lexile:
1420L (what's this?)

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