9780415777186

A History of Macroeconomic Policy in the United States

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  • ISBN13:

    9780415777186

  • ISBN10:

    0415777186

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-01-13
  • Publisher: Routledge
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Summary

In this book, John Wood examinesthe historical determinants of official policies - specifically, macroeconomic (fiscal and monetary) policies in the United States, arguesagainst the dominant stream of policy economists.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Fiscal Policy
Interests: A history of tax conflicts
Ideas: Theories of stabilization policy
Practice: The stability of federal government deficits
Monetary Policy
The Interests and Institutions of Monetary Policy
Knowledge, Advice, and Monetary Policy
The Stability of Monetary Policy: The Federal Reserve
Conclusion
It's interests after all
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