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Diagnostics for a globalized world

Author: Sten A O Thore; Ruzanna Tarverdyan
Publisher: Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, [2015]
Series: World Scientific--Now Publishers series in business, v. 7.
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How do you gauge the accomplishments of policy and its failures? While a number of nations are successful in optimizing a socio-economic welfare function, others are woefully falling short of the optimal frontier. Diagnostics for a Globalized World proposes a reformulation of the inherited theory of economic and social policy (codified in the 1950s by Jan Tinbergen) to find a diagnostic tool in measuring the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sten A O Thore; Ruzanna Tarverdyan
ISBN: 9789814641432 981464143X
OCLC Number: 893721577
Description: xviii, 235 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword / by Dr. David V. Gibson --
Preface --
Introduction --
The economic & social policy of nations : achievements & failures --
The theory of economic & social policy reconsidered --
Rating country performance by frontier analysis --
The beginnings --
Decent work --
A fair globalization --
Nested decision trees --
Competitiveness --
Disequilibrium and chaos --
A Geneva Consensus / by Ruzanna Tarverdyan --
Beyond GDP --
Beyond the Washington Consensus --
Toward a sustainable globalization --
Remembering times past and honoring four great scholars / by Sten Thore --
Preface --
Jan tinbergen --
Abe charnes --
W. w. cooper --
Ilya prigogine --
References --
Index.
Series Title: World Scientific--Now Publishers series in business, v. 7.
Responsibility: Sten Thore, the University of Texas at Austin, USA, Ruzanna Tarverdyan, the Geneva Consensus Foundation, Switzerland.

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