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Works: 34,741 works in 127,966 publications in 1 language and 2,196,579 library holdings
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Tax policy and the economy by National bureau of economic research (Etats-Unis)( )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 2,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Frontiers in health policy research by Frontiers in Health Policy Research Conference( )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 2,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Globalization in historical perspective by Michael D Bordo( )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 2,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 11 papers in this text explore a variety of topics on globalization in the context of the history of international trade, including how the process of globalization can be measured by the long-term integration of markets, and what trends and questions develop as markets converge and diverge
The Economics of aging by David A Wise( )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents results from the ongoing NBER project. Contributors consider the mobility and housing choices of the elderly, their labor force participation and retirement, the economics of their health and health care, and their financial status. On the factors that determine the well-being of the elderl
The risks of financial institutions by Mark S Carey( )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Risks of Financial Institutions examines the various risks affecting financial institutions and explores a variety of methods to help institutions and regulators more accurately measure and forecast risk. The contributors - from academic institutions, regulatory organizations, and banking - bring a wide range of perspectives and experience to the issue. The result is a volume that points a way forward to greater financial stability and better risk management of financial institutions."--Jacket
G7 current account imbalances : sustainability and adjustment by Richard H Clarida( )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume collects the eleven original papers that were written for the NBER Project on G7 Current Account Imbalances. Four major themes emerged from the papers written for the project. First, there was broad agreement that the current account imbalances that prevailed among the G7 countries as of June 2005 would ultimately decline, although there was no consensus on when or how this would occur . Second, there was agreement that adjustments in global currency markets would likely be associated with the shifts in global saving and investment patterns that would be required to bring about the ultimate decline in G7 current account imbalances. Third, while the focus of the conference was on current account imbalances in the G7 countries, it was recognized that the aggregate excess of saving over investment that existed among the emerging market economies at the time of the conference, as well as the currency intervention policies of some of these countries, were contributing to the current imbalances in the G7 that prevailed as of June 2005. Fourth, there was a consensus that re-valuation of the evolving foreign asset and liability positions of the G7 countries would play a role during process by which current account imbalances narrowed, although there was range of opinion concerning how large a role such revaluation effects would play
Social security programs and retirement around the world : fiscal implications of reform by Jonathan Gruber( )

12 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Publisher-supplied data) The future of Social Security is troubled, both in the United States and in most other developed countries with aging populations. As improvements in health care and changes in life styles enable retirees to live longer than ever before, the stress on national budgets will increase substantially. In Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World, Jonathan Gruber, David A. Wise, and experts in many countries examine the consequences of reforming retirement benefits in a dozen nations. Drawing on the work of an international group of noted economists, the editors argue that social security programs provide strong incentives for workers to leave the labor force by retiring and taking the benefits to which they are entitled. By penalizing work, social security systems magnify the increased financial burden caused by aging populations, thus contributing to the insolvency of the system. This book is a model of comparative analysis that evaluates the effects of illustrative policies for countries facing the impending rapid growth of social security benefits. Its insights will help inform one of the most pressing debates
Tax policy and the economy by National Bureau of Economic Research( )

in English and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of art museums by Martin S Feldstein( )

14 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The National Bureau of Economic Research organized a project to explore the economic issues facing the major art museums of the United States. For this purpose NBER defined economics broadly to include not only the financial situation of the museums but also the management and growth of museum collections, the museums' relationship with the public, and the role of the government in supporting art museums. This volume brings together nontechnical essays on these issues by economists associated with the NBER and personal statements by leaders of America's major national art museums and related foundations. It can be read not only by economists but also by museum officials and trustees. Museum directors generally come to their responsibilities with a background in art history and curatorial work but without experience in thinking about the management and public policy aspects of museum administration. Trustees who serve on museum boards generally have a background in business or law but have not previously tried to apply their experience to the unusual economic problems of museums. The background papers, the panelists' remarks, and the summary of the discussion will help them to approach their responsibilities with a better understanding of the problems and possibilities of the museum
NBER macroeconomics annual by National Bureau of Economic Research( )

in English and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a forum for important debates in contemporary macroeconomics and major developments in the theory of macroeconomic analysis and policy that include leading economists from a variety of fields
Fiscal policy and management in East Asia by NBER-East Asia Seminar on Economics( )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Managing fiscal policy--the revenues and spending of an individual nation--is among the most challenging tasks facing governments. Wealthy countries are constrained by complex regulation and taxation policies, while developing nations often face high inflation and trade taxes. In this volume, esteemed economists Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose, along with other leading experts, examine the problems and challenges facing public finance in East Asian developing countries as well as the United States and Japan. Fiscal Policy and Management in East Asia explores the inefficient tax systems of many d
R & D, patents, and productivity by Zvi Griliches( )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""An essential reference for specialists in the economics of technological change.""--D. G. McFertridge, Canadian Journal of Economics
College choices : the economics of where to go, when to go, and how to pay for it( )

12 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In College Choices, Caroline M. Hoxby and a distinguished group of economists show how students and their families really make college decisions: how they respond to financial aid options, whether they need mentoring to get through the admissions process, and why certain students do not persist beyond the first year. Students of all sorts are considered: from poor students who may struggle with applications and whether to continue on to college, to high aptitude students who are offered "free rides" at elite schools. College Choices utilizes the best methods and latest data to analyze the college decision-making process, while explaining how changes in aid and admissions practices inform those decisions as well."--Jacket
The economics of school choice by Caroline Minter Hoxby( )

11 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has declared school voucher programs constitutional, the question of what the effects of school choice will be becomes especially pressing. Contributors to this volume draw on state-of-the-art economic methods to investigate how school choice affects a wide range of issues. Combining the results of empirical research with analyses of the basic economic forces underlying local educational markets, this book presents evidence concerning the impact of school choice on student achievement, school productivity, teachers, and special education. It also tackles difficult questions such as whether school choice affects where people decide to live and how choice can be integrated into a system of school financing that gives children from different backgrounds equal access to resources
Youth employment and joblessness in advanced countries by David G Blanchflower( )

13 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The inflation-targeting debate by Ben Bernanke( )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In The Inflation-Targeting Debate, a distinguished group of contributors explores the many underexamined dimensions of inflation targeting - its potential, its successes, and its limitations - from both theoretical and empirical standpoints, and for both developed and emerging economies. The volume opens with a discussion of the optimal formulation of inflation-targeting policy and continues with a debate about the desirability of such a model for the United States. The concluding chapters discuss the special problems of inflation targeting in emerging markets, including the Czech Republic, Poland, and Hungary."--Jacket
Topics in empirical international economics : a festschrift in honor of Robert E. Lipsey by Magnus Blomström( )

16 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,837 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
Preventing currency crises in emerging markets by Sebastian Edwards( )

12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics covered include exchange rate regimes, contagion, the current account of the balance of payments, the role of private sector investors and of speculators, the reaction of the official sector, capital controls, bank supervision and weaknesses, and the roles of cronyism, corruption and large players
Growth and productivity in East Asia by Takatoshi Itō( )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considering the examples of Australia and the Pacific Rim, Growth and Productivity in East Asia offers a contemporary explanation for national productivity that measures contributions not only from capital and labor, but also from economic activities and relevant changes in policy, education, and technology. Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose have organized a group of collaborators from several Asian countries, the United States, and other parts of the globe who ably balance both macroeconomic and microeconomic study with theoretical and empirical approaches. Growth and Productivity in East Asia
The great contraction, 1929-1933 by Milton Friedman( )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friedman and Schwartz's A Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960, published in 1963, stands as one of the most influential economics books of the twentieth century. The chapter entitled "The Great Contraction, 1929-33", addressed the central economic event of the century, the Great Depression. Published as a stand-alone paperback in 1965, the publication argues that the Federal Reserve could have stemmed the severity of the Depression, but failed to exercise its role of managing the monetary system and ameliorating banking panics. It served as a clarion call to the monetarist school of thought by emphasizing the importance of the money supply in the functioning of the economy - a concept that has come to inform the actions of central banks worldwide. This edition of the original text includes a new preface by Anna Jacobson Schwartz, as well as a new introduction by the economist Peter Bernstein
 
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Frontiers in health policy researchGlobalization in historical perspectiveThe risks of financial institutionsG7 current account imbalances : sustainability and adjustmentSocial security programs and retirement around the world : fiscal implications of reformFiscal policy and management in East AsiaR & D, patents, and productivityCollege choices : the economics of where to go, when to go, and how to pay for it
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