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America's soluble problems

Author: John Mills
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
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Are slow growth, stagnant living standards, increasing poverty, the hollowing out of much US manufacturing, balance of payments and fiscal deficits, all inevitable? The author argues that entirely  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Mills
ISBN: 0312222769 9780312222765 0333732375 9780333732373 0333732383 9780333732380
OCLC Number: 40715695
Description: xi, 174 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Preface --
I. Introduction --
The Case for Economic Growth --
Current Problems --
History and Ideology --
Choices for the Future --
2. The Historical Setting --
US Economic History up to World War I --
Boom and Depression: from World War I to World War II --
Prosperity post-World War II --
Gathering Clouds --
3. The Monetarist Era --
Monetarist Theory and Practice --
The Years when Monetarism Reigned --
Clinton and the 1990s --
4. Economic Growth --
Competitiveness --
Protectionism and Free Trade --
Recapturing Home and Export Markets --
Returns on Investment --
Changing the Exchange Rate --
Policy Implications --
5. Full Employment --
Comparative Experience --
False Trails --
Supply-side Mirages --
Growth and the Trade Balance --
Wider Perspectives --
6. Inflation and Living Standards --
Devaluation and the Price Level --
Leading Sector Inflation --
Shocks to the System --
Excessive Demand --
Labour Costs --
Summary --
7. America's Soluble Problems --
Agenda for the Future --
Pitfalls and Realism --
Reassessing the Past --
Choices for the Future --
Bibliography --
Index
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'Analysing the performance of the American economy over recent years, he demonstrates the damage done by allowing the exchange rate to become overvalued, pricing exporters out of world markets and Read more...

 
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