WorldCat Identities

Lipsey, Robert E.

Overview
Works: 201 works in 1,102 publications in 2 languages and 17,818 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other
Classifications: HC106.3, 332.41
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Robert E Lipsey
The financial effects of inflation by Phillip Cagan( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Price competitiveness in world trade by Irving B Kravis( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the national balance sheet of the United States by Raymond W Goldsmith( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Price and quantity trends in the foreign trade of the United States by Robert E Lipsey( Book )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Measurement of saving, investment, and wealth by Robert E Lipsey( Book )

16 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is probably no concept other than saving for which U.S. official agencies issue annual estimates that differ by more than a third, as they have done for net household saving, or for which reputable scholars claim that the correct measure is close to ten times the officially published one. Yet despite agreement among economists and policymakers on the importance of this measure, huge inconsistencies persist. Contributors to this volume investigate ways to improve aggregate and sectoral saving and investment estimates and analyze microdata from recent household wealth surveys. They provide
Toward an explanation of national price levels by Irving B Kravis( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Source book of statistics relating to construction by Robert E Lipsey( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saving and economic growth : is the United States really falling behind? by Robert E Lipsey( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Measuring international price competitiveness; a preliminary report by Irving B Kravis( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International and interarea comparisons of income, output, and prices by Alan W Heston( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economists wish to compare prices, real income, and output across countries and regions for many purposes. In the past, such comparisons were made in nominal terms, or by using exchange rates across countries, ignoring differences in price levels and thus distorting the results. Great progress has been made in interspatial comparisons in the past thirty years, but descriptions and discussions of the new measures have been scattered in unpublished or inaccessible papers. International and Interarea Comparisons of Income, Output, and Prices includes discussions of developments in the United Nations International Comparison Program, the largest effort in this field, and in the ICOP program on the production side, including efforts in both to extend the comparisons to the formerly planned economies. Other papers in this volume explore new programs on interspatial comparisons within the United States. There are also theoretical papers on how interspatial comparisons should be made and several examples of uses of such comparisons
Geography and ownership as bases for economic accounting by Robert E Baldwin( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geography and Ownership as Bases for Economic Accounting provides a forum for leading specialists in trade and international economics to explore whether changes in the world economy have increased the usefulness of international accounts drawn up on the basis of ownership rather than on geography. The papers in this volume suggest that ownership-based national accounts are helpful in understanding trade and financial transactions among globalized enterprises. Individual chapters emphasize this perspective through accounting exercises, studies of individual countries, and studies of foreign di
Comparative prices of nonferrous metals in international trade, 1953-64 by Irving B Kravis( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics in empirical international economics : a festschrift in honor of Robert E. Lipsey by Magnus Blomström( Book )

14 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The next section features articles on international trade, including such significant issues as deterring child labour exploitation in developing countries, exchange rate regimes, and mapping US comparative advantage across various factors. The book concludes with research on multinational corporations and includes a discussion of the long-debated issue of whether growth of production abroad substitutes for or is complementary to production growth at home. The papers in the volume are dedicated to Robert E. Lipsey, who, for more than a half century at the NBER contributed significantly to the broad field of empirical international economics
Measures of the transnationalization of economic activity by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides an overview of the conceptual issues relating to the measurement of transnationalization and discusses the advantages and drawbacks of different measures. Using a variety of measures, the study analyzes trends in transnationalization for a number of economies: Canada, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan province of China, The United Kingdom and the United States. This volume documents that, while the overall degree of transnationalization of the global economy is increasing, there are important differences in the process and phases of transnationalization among the various economies examined. The most notable difference is the decline in the contribution of developed countries to the transnationalization of the global economy, while the contribution of developing economies is increasing as measured by investment.--Publisher's description
Multinational firms and impacts on employment, trade, and technology : new perspectives for a new century by Robert E Lipsey( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of essays shows the high degree of complementarity between foreign direct investment and home export, challenging the long held fear that firms investing abroad leads to a loss of employment and decline in the home country
Foreign direct investment in the real and financial sector of industrial countries by Heinz Herrmann( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and German and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The international integration of national economies is a dominant feature of the present time. This book brings together papers on the determinants and consequences of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the real and financial sectors of industrial countries. It sheds new light on the determinants of FDI, in particular the role of governmental incentives. Another main topic of this volume is the role of FDI in the east European accession countries. It provides insights into the question of whether EU enlargement will have consequences for capital flows into those countries. Since the start of European monetary union the discussion on cross-border mergers in the European banking industry has intensified. The final part of the book contains contributions to this debate
Studies in the national balance sheet of the United States by Raymond W Goldsmith( Book )

12 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume I of this study of the national balance sheet in the postwar period treats statistical problem, structure and trends and application of the balance sheet approach. Originally published in 1963. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Studies in the national balance sheet of the United States by Raymond W Goldsmith( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trade in services and U.S. service industry employment and wages by Robert E Lipsey( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FDI, trade in services, and employment and wages in U.S. service industry firms by Robert E Lipsey( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.05 for Geography ... to 0.74 for Measures o ...)

The Measurement of saving, investment, and wealth
Alternative Names
Lipsey, R. E. 1926-

Lipsey, Robert Edward 1926-

Languages
English (230)

German (1)

Covers
International and interarea comparisons of income, output, and pricesGeography and ownership as bases for economic accountingTopics in empirical international economics : a festschrift in honor of Robert E. LipseyMultinational firms and impacts on employment, trade, and technology : new perspectives for a new centuryForeign direct investment in the real and financial sector of industrial countries