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Comparative Institutional Advantages of Welfare State Regimes and New Coalitions in Welfare State Reforms

Philip Manow

in The New Politics of the Welfare State

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297567
eISBN:
9780191600104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297564.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This is the second of three chapters on the role of economic interests, and of systems for representing those interests, in the politics of welfare state reform. They explore the linkages between ... More


Business Taxes and International Competitiveness: Understanding How Taxes Can Distort Capital Ownership and Designing a Nondistortive International Tax System

Michael S. Knoll

in Dimensions of Competitiveness

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013963
eISBN:
9780262289320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013963.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter develops a simple model to illustrate how various tax policy decisions can affect international competitiveness, and applies the model to various provisions in the U.S. Internal Revenue ... More


Domestic demand, learning, and The Competitive Advantage of Nations: a review of the empirical evidence

Jan Fagerberg

in Competition, Competitive Advantage, and Clusters: The Ideas of Michael Porter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199578030
eISBN:
9780191724923
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199578030.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter focuses on one determinant of national advantage in the Diamond framework – demand conditions – and examines empirical evidence. Although the idea that the domestic market may affect ... More


The Competitive Advantage of Nations

John Kay

in The Business of Economics

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292227
eISBN:
9780191596520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292228.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter explores how the resource‐base theory of strategy can be extended from the competitive advantage of firms to the competitive advantage of countries. A country's competitiveness will ... More


High Wage Growth under Stable Dollar Exchange Rates: Japan, 1950–71 and China, 1994–2011

Ronald I. McKinnon

in The Unloved Dollar Standard: From Bretton Woods to the Rise of China

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199937004
eISBN:
9780199980703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937004.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

In balancing international competitiveness for a high productivity growth economy, wage increases and currency appreciation are substitutes. From the Scandinavian model of wage adjustment and ... More


The Goals of Competition Law

Rex Ahdar

in The Evolution of Competition Law in New Zealand

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198855606
eISBN:
9780191889295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855606.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

The Commerce Act 1986 expressly states its object is to promote “effective or workable competition.” This traditional Harvard School approach has been consistently assailed by big business interests ... More


So You Want a Carbon Tax: How Do You Design It?

Gilbert E. Metcalf

in Paying for Pollution: Why a Carbon Tax is Good for America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190694197
eISBN:
9780190694227
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190694197.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter reviews the nuts and bolts of implementing a carbon tax. Invoking principles of administrative simplicity, ease of compliance, and avoidance of design features that dilute the price ... More


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