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Barley, Gold, or FiatToward a Pure Theory of Money

Barley, Gold, or Fiat: Toward a Pure Theory of Money

Thomas Quint and Martin Shubik

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780300188158
eISBN:
9780300199222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300188158.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This book is about using game theory to model money and financial institutions. Using the backdrop of a simple two-good economy with two continua of traders, we propose a strategic market game to ... More

Corporate IrresponsibilityAmerica`s Newest Export

Corporate Irresponsibility: America`s Newest Export

Lawrence E. Mitchell

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300090239
eISBN:
9780300137767
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300090239.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book explores the philosophical and social environment in which the modern American corporation is grounded, and explains why, from a cultural perspective, the people should not expect the ... More

Credit Between CulturesFarmers, Financiers, and Misunderstanding in Africa

Credit Between Cultures: Farmers, Financiers, and Misunderstanding in Africa

Parker Shipton

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300116038
eISBN:
9780300162929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300116038.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This book brings a variety of perspectives—cultural, economic, political, and religious-philosophical—and years of field experience to this study about people who borrow and lend in the interior of ... More

Eduardo Barreiros and the Recovery of Spain

Eduardo Barreiros and the Recovery of Spain

Hugh Thomas

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121094
eISBN:
9780300142464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121094.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This book presents the biography of the extraordinary Spanish industrialist and entrepreneur Eduardo Barreiros, who was a conquistador. He conquered markets, not peoples, and these conquests began in ... More

Freedom to HarmThe Lasting Legacy of the Laissez Faire Revival

Freedom to Harm: The Lasting Legacy of the Laissez Faire Revival

Thomas O. McGarity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300141245
eISBN:
9780300195217
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300141245.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

To what extent is economic freedom good? This book tells the story of how the business community, and the trade associations and think tanks that it created, launched three powerful assaults during ... More

Inglorious RevolutionPolitical Institutions, Sovereign Debt, and Financial Underdevelopment in Imperial Brazil

Inglorious Revolution: Political Institutions, Sovereign Debt, and Financial Underdevelopment in Imperial Brazil

William R Summerhill

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300139273
eISBN:
9780300218619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300139273.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Nineteenth-century Brazil's constitutional monarchy credibly committed to repay sovereign debt, borrowing repeatedly in international and domestic capital markets without default. Yet it failed to ... More

Innovation and the StatePolitical Choice and Strategies for Growth in Israel, Taiwan, and Ireland

Innovation and the State: Political Choice and Strategies for Growth in Israel, Taiwan, and Ireland

Dan Breznitz

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300120189
eISBN:
9780300153408
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300120189.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The 1990s brought surprising industrial development in emerging economies around the globe: firms in countries not previously known for their high-technology industries moved to the forefront in new ... More

Managing Labor Migration in the Twenty-First Century

Managing Labor Migration in the Twenty-First Century

Philip Martin, Manolo Abella, and Christiane Kuptsch

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300109047
eISBN:
9780300129960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300109047.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

Why have ninety million workers around the globe left their homes for employment in other countries? What can be done to ensure that international labor migration is a force for global betterment? ... More

100 Million Unnecessary ReturnsA Simple, Fair, and Competitive Tax Plan for the United States

100 Million Unnecessary Returns: A Simple, Fair, and Competitive Tax Plan for the United States

Michael J. Graetz

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122749
eISBN:
9780300150193
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122749.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

To most Americans, the United States tax code has become a vast and confounding puzzle. In 1940, the instructions to the form 1040 were about four pages long. Today, they have ballooned to more than ... More

Multinationals and Development

Multinationals and Development

Alan M. Rugman and Jonathan P. Doh

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300115611
eISBN:
9780300150506
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300115611.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book provides a fresh perspective on the impact of multinational enterprises (MNEs) on host country development, and offers a contemporary and balanced assessment of the influence of ... More

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