The Economics of Globalization: Policy Perspectives from Public Economics

Paperback (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$57.29
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $40.00
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 35%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (6) from $40.00   
  • New (2) from $57.83   
  • Used (4) from $40.00   

More About This Textbook

Overview

The growing economic openness expressed in the globalization of independent economic systems has created problems as well as opportunities that cross formal borders in new and unexpected ways. Professors Razin and Sadka have compiled a series of papers based on lectures delivered before the 1996 Congress of the International Institute of Public Finance, which explore these issues in selected areas of public finance. The subjects covered range from the consequences of research and development to the redistribution of income and from taxation of multinationals and labor migration to European currency integration.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780521074353
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication date: 8/28/2008
  • Pages: 436
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 8.98 (h) x 0.98 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Assaf Razin and Effraim Sadka; Part I. International Mobility of Technology: 1. R and D and productivity: the international connection Elhanan Helpman; Part II. Capital Flows and Exchange Rate Misalignment: 2. International implications of German unification Hans-Werner Sinn; 3. Real exchange rate misalignment and growth Ofair Razin and Susan M. Collins; Part III. The Incentives and Patterns of Capital Flows: 4. A pecking order of capital inflows and international tax principles Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka, and Chi-Wa Yuen; 5. Transfer pricing as a strategic device for decentralized multinationals Guttorm Schjelderup and Lars Sorgard; Part IV. Limits to Income Redistribution in Federal Systems: 6. Income redistribution in an economic union: the tradeoff between inter- and international redistribution Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau; 7. Federal insurance of US states: an empirical investigation Bent E. Sorensen and Oved Yosha; Part V. Tax Harmonization, Tax Co-ordination, and the 'Disappearing Taxpayer': 8. Is there a need for a world tax organization? Vito Tanzi; 9. Taxation, financial innovation, and integrated financial markets: some implications for tax coordination in the European Union Julian S. Alworth; 10. Can international commodity tax harmonization be Pareto-improved when governments supply Public Goods? Ben Lockwood; 11. Fiscal separation with economic integration: Israel and the Palestinian authority Ephraim Kleiman; Part VI. Political Economy Aspects of International Tax Competition: 12. Factor taxation, income distribution, and capital market integration Andreas Haufler; 13. Interjurisdictional tax competition: a political economy perspective Carlo Perroni and Kimberley Scharf; Part VII. Migration of Skilled and Unskilled Labor: 14. Economic integration, factor mobility, and wage convergence Gilles Saint-Paul; 15. Human capital formation, asymmetric information, and the dynamics of international migration Nancy H. Chau and Oded Stark; Part VIII. Fiscal Aspects of Monetary Unification: 16. The interaction of fiscal and monetary policy in a monetary union: balancing credibility and flexibility Roel M. W. J. Beetsma and A. Lans Bovenberg.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)