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Vaubel, Roland

Overview
Works: 132 works in 284 publications in 2 languages and 3,044 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Thesis advisor
Classifications: JX1995, 341.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roland Vaubel
The Political economy of international organizations : a public choice approach by Roland Vaubel( Book )

11 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choice in European monetary union by Roland Vaubel( Book )

13 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political competition, innovation and growth : a historical analysis by Peter Bernholz( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume confronts an important historical hypothesis with empirical evidence from selected periods of history. The hypothesis in question states that competition among political and legal organisations in developing rules has been a crucial condition for liberty, innovation and growth in the history of mankind. It is due to Immanuel Kant, Edward Gibbon and Max Weber and has been revived and further developed by Nobel-Laureate Douglass C. North who contributes the first chapter. The volume brings together political economists, historians and legal scholars to discuss the role of political competition in the rise and decline of nations - both in theory and in a large number of case studies
Strategies for currency unification : the economics of currency competition and the case for a European parallel currency by Roland Vaubel( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and German and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political competition, innovation, and growth in the history of Asian civilizations( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Do political decentralisation and interstate competition favour innovation and growth? There has long been a lively debate surrounding this question, going back to David Hume and Immanuel Kant. This book is a new attempt to test its veracity." "Addressing a wide readership, this book will hold strong appeal for scholars and researchers of general, Asian and economic history, political economy, political science and sociology."--Jacket
The centralisation of Western Europe : the Common Market, political integration, and democracy by Roland Vaubel( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hayek, currency competition and European Monetary Union : eighth annual IEA Hayek memorial lecture by Otmar Issing( Book )

9 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch Marktwirtschaft by Roland Vaubel( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political competition and economic regulation by Peter Bernholz( Book )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using case studies from the US, Canada, Germany and Switzerland as well as the European Union and the global economy, this is the first book of its kind to examine historical evidence on how competition among states? or the lack of it? affects regulation, especially labour market regulation
The European institutions as an interest group : the dynamics of ever-closer union by Roland Vaubel( Book )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The institutions of the European Union are gaining more and more power at the expense of national and local governments, as well as individuals and private businesses. There would appear to be no reverse gear in this process, while objections from the general public, as expressed in periodic referenda, tend to be brushed aside. This groundbreaking study explains increasing centralisation by analysing the economic incentives at work. The structure of European institutions means they have a vested interest in ever-closer union because this enhances their influence and prestige. Moreover, the bureaucrats themselves are self-selecting. Those that are pro-EU are more likely to seek positions in these organisations and therefore tend to favour policies which give the institutions more responsibilities. The author sets out a series of reforms designed to counteract the centralising tendency and to ensure that the role of EU bodies is more closely aligned with the preferences of citizens
Sozialpolitik für mündige Bürger : Optionen für eine Reform : Studie by Roland Vaubel( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europa-Chauvinismus : der Hochmut der Institutionen by Roland Vaubel( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationale Absprachen oder Wettbewerb in der Konjunkturpolitik? by Roland Vaubel( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternativen der Wirtschaftspolitik? : das Memorandum der 130 : eine Widerlegung by Roland Vaubel( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indexklauseln auf dem Index? : Einwände, Missverständnisse, nicht genutzte Chancen by Roland Vaubel( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in German and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principal-Agent-Probleme in internationalen Organisationen by Roland Vaubel( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explaining monetary and financial innovation : a historical analysis by Peter Bernholz( Book )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses theories of monetary and financial innovation and applies them to key monetary and financial innovations in history - starting with the use of silver bars in Mesopotamia and ending with the emergence of the Eurodollar market in London. The key monetary innovations are coinage (Asia minor, China, India), the payment of interest on loans, the bill of exchange and deposit banking (Venice, Antwerp, Amsterdam, London). The main financial innovation is the emergence of bond markets (also starting in Venice). Episodes of innovation are contrasted with relatively stagnant environments (the Persian Empire, the Roman Empire, the Spanish Empire). The comparisons suggest that small, open and competing jurisdictions have been more innovative than large empires - as has been suggested by David Hume in 1742
A citizen's charter for European Monetary Union by Roland Vaubel( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on European Integration by Galina Kolev( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wohin steuert die ökonomische Wissenschaft? : Ein Methodenstreit in der Volkswirtschaftslehre by Volker Caspari( )

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

HauptbeschreibungUnter deutschen Ökonomen ist ein neuer Methodenstreit ausgebrochen. Auf dem Prüfstand stehen die methodischen Grundlagen des Fachs, aber auch Fragen der Internationalisierung der deutschen VWL sowie gängige Berufspraxen. Der Band versucht Ordnung in diesen Schlagabtausch um das ökonomische Curriculum zu bringen, indem er die theoriegeschichtlichen und erkenntniskritischen Hintergründe der verschiedenen Positionen beleuchtet. Thematisiert werden außerdem Fragen zur Wissenskultur und -gesellschaft sowie zur Prognosefähigkeit ökonomischer Theorien.€Biographische Informatione
 
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Political competition, innovation and growth : a historical analysis
Alternative Names
Roland Vaubel deutscher Ökonom

Roland Vaubel Duits econoom

Roland Vaubel German economist

Vaubel, Roland

Languages
English (107)

German (32)

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Political competition, innovation, and growth in the history of Asian civilizationsHayek, currency competition and European Monetary Union : eighth annual IEA Hayek memorial lecturePolitical competition and economic regulationThe European institutions as an interest group : the dynamics of ever-closer union