The Economics and Politics of Money: The Selected Essays of Alan Walters

The Economics and Politics of Money: The Selected Essays of Alan Walters

by Kent Matthews, A. A. Walters
     
 

ISBN-10: 1858986745

ISBN-13: 9781858986746

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781858986746
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Series:
Economists of the Twentieth Century Series
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Pt. IThe Demand for Money and the Money Multiplier
1The Revival of the Quantity Theory of Money3
2Professor Friedman on the Demand for Money9
3The Stability of Keynesian and Monetary Multipliers in the United Kingdom16
4Demand for Money in the UK, 1877-1961: Some Preliminary Findings27
5The Demand for Money - The Dynamic Properties of the Multiplier51
6Monetary Multipliers in the UK 1880-196257
7Lags and the Demand for Money71
8The Radcliffe Report - Ten Years After: A Survey of Empirical Evidence91
9The Demand for Money Expectations and Short and Long Rates121
Pt. IIMoney and the Business Cycle
10Money in Boom and Slump149
11Consistent Expectations, Distributed Lags and the Quantity Theory218
12Real Balances and Output: A Productivity Model of a Monetary Economy227
Pt. IIIPolitical Economy
13Macroeconomic Models and Policy in Britain257
14Economists and the British Economy268
15The United Kingdom: Political Economy and Macroeconomics293
16Consumption, Savings and the Multiplier314
17Monetary and Fiscal Policy in the UK326
18Supply-Side Policies: The Lessons from the UK350
19Walters Critique368
20Currency Boards371
21Money, Narrow or Broad?374
Name index381

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