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Full employment abandoned : shifting sands and policy failures

Author: William Mitchell; J Muysken
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that the blame for labour under-utilisation across OECD countries lies with the policy failures of governments. This book illustrates that misguided fiscal and monetary stances have damaged the capacities of the various economies to produce enough jobs. It outlines an alternative view of macroeconomic theory and policy opportunities.
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Mitchell, William, 1952-
Full employment abandoned.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2008
(DLC) 2007039446
(OCoLC)173683559
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Mitchell; J Muysken
ISBN: 9781848441422 1848441428 1281780235 9781281780232
OCLC Number: 232610495
Description: 1 online resource (x, 298 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Full employment: changing views and policies. The full employment framework and its demise ; Early views on unemployment and the Phillips curve ; The Phillips curve and shifting views on unemployment ; The troublesome NAIRU: the hoax that undermined full employment --
Full employment abandoned: shifting sands and policy failures. The shift to full employability ; Inflation first: the new mantra of macroeconomics ; The neglected role of aggregate demand --
The urgency of full employment: foundations for an active policy. A monetary framework for fiscal policy activism ; Buffer stocks and price stability ; Conclusion: the urgency of full employment.
Responsibility: William Mitchell and Joan Muysken.

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This book dismantles the arguments used by policy makers to justify the abandonment of full employment as a valid goal of national governments. The authors show that the reinstatement of full  Read more...

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`This book by William Mitchell and Joan Muysken is both important and timely. It deals with the issue of the abandonment of full employment as an objective of economic policy in the OECD countries. Read more...

 
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