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Statistical Physics and Economic Fluctuations

H. Eugene Stanley, Xavier Gabaix, Parameswaran Gopikrishnan, and Vasiliki Plerou

in The Economy as an Evolving Complex System, III: Current Perspectives and Future Directions

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195162592
eISBN:
9780199850495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195162592.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

To try to understand better puzzles regarding economic fluctuations, this chapter presents an overview of collaborative research between economists and physicists, which is focused on applying ideas ... More


Macro Markets: Creating Institutions for Managing Society's Largest Economic Risks

Robert J. Shiller

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294184
eISBN:
9780191596926
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198294182.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Financial Economics

This book, which is part of the distinguished Clarendon Lectures in Economics series, puts forward a unique and authoritative set of detailed proposals for establishing new markets for the management ... More


The Equilibrium Manifold: Postmodern Developments in the Theory of General Economic Equilibrium

Yves Balasko

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026543
eISBN:
9780262255370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026543.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This book argues that, contrary to what many textbooks want readers to believe, the study of the general equilibrium model did not end with the existence and welfare theorems of the 1950s. These ... More


Economic Fluctuations and the Arrow-Debreu Model

Yves Balasko

in The Equilibrium Manifold: Postmodern Developments in the Theory of General Economic Equilibrium

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026543
eISBN:
9780262255370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026543.003.0411
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter deals with an extension of the Arrow–Debreu model, namely, the fully stationary intertemporal Arrow–Debreu model where some consumers face restrictions in their ability to transfer ... More


Economic Fluctuations and Macroeconomic Policies

Wu Jinglian, Ma Guochuan, Xiaofeng Hua, and Nancy Hearst

in Whither China?: Restarting the Reform Agenda

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190223151
eISBN:
9780190223182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190223151.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

Several rounds of economic overheating and inflation during the reform and opening period have posed major economic challenges for China. The government adopted expansionary fiscal and monetary ... More


Economic Fluctuations in Sub-Saharan Africa

Giovanni Melina and Rafael Portillo

in Monetary Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198785811
eISBN:
9780191827624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785811.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Behavioural Economics

The chapter compares business cycle fluctuations in sub-Saharan African countries to the rest of the world. Its main results are: (i) African economies stand out by their macroeconomic volatility, ... More


Joseph E. Stiglitz

Roger W. Spencer and David A. Macpherson

in Lives of the Laureates: Twenty-three Nobel Economists

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262027960
eISBN:
9780262325868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027960.003.0021
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter describes the work of Joseph E. Stiglitz as an economist. Stiglitz received a Nobel Prize in 2001. Stiglitz was born in 1943 and earned his Ph.D. at MIT in 1967. He was appointed ... More


Measuring the Effectiveness of Fiscal Policy in Korea

Seok-Kyun Hur

in Fiscal Policy and Management in East Asia

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386812
eISBN:
9780226387062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226387062.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines whether fiscal adjustments can contribute to smoothing economic fluctuations, focusing on Korea. There have been two competing views on this issue, one of which—known as ... More


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