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Monetary policy and unemployment, the US, Euro-area and Japan, edited by Willi Semmler

This book pulls together papers presented at a conference in honour of the 1981 Nobel Prize Winner for Economic Science, the late James Tobin. Among the contributors are Olivier Blanchard, Edmund Phelps, Charles Goodhart and Marco Buti.One of the main aims of the conference was to discuss what potential role monetary policy has on economic activity and unemployment reduction in three key currency zones - the United States, European Union and Japan
Table Of Contents
Cover; Monetary Policy and Unemployment: The US, Euro-area, and Japan; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; 1 Introduction; Part I Overview: Unemployment and monetary policy in the three currency areas; 2 Monetary policy and unemployment; 3 Some notes on monetary policy and unemployment; 4 The long stagnation of the Japanese economy during the 1990s and macroeconomic policies; Part II Labor market institutions and unemployment; 5 The role of shocks and institutions in the rise of European unemployment: The aggregate evidence
Literary Form
non fiction
"Papers presented at a conference hosted by the Economics Dept. and the Centre for Economic Policy Analysis of the New School University held from Nov. 22-23, 2002."_T.p verso
Physical Description
1 online resource (288 p.)
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