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The Anatomy of Economic Policy Making in the 1970s: ‘The Railway Timetables’

Douglas Wass

in Decline to Fall: The Making of British Macro-economic Policy and the 1976 IMF Crisis

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199534746
eISBN:
9780191715884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199534746.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter goes through the process by which macro-economic policy in the UK was made in the post-War years, and in particular, in the 1970s. It looks at the methodology of aggregate demand ... More


Private Entrepreneurship and Small Businesses in the Transformation of the Czech Republic

Gernot Grabher and David Stark

in Restructuring Networks in Post-Socialism: Legacies, Linkages and Localities

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198290209
eISBN:
9780191684791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290209.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Political Economy

This chapter has a detailed look at literature on private entrepreneurship in the Czech Republic from the origins of the nomenklatura to the quick rise of small and medium-sized private Czech ... More


Two steps forward, one step back: the gender dimensions of Treasury policy under New Labour

Coates David and Oettinger Sarah

in Women and New Labour: Engendering politics and policy?

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348289
eISBN:
9781447304302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348289.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter investigates the gender implications of New Labour's macro-economic policy. New Labour policy was bound to have a differential impact across the whole range of gender relationships in ... More


Economic Issues: Islamic Finance and Development

Ibrahim Warde

in Islamic Finance in the Global Economy

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748612161
eISBN:
9780748653072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748612161.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Promoters of Islamic finance have argued that it is not only consistent with capitalism, but that it is in many ways suited to a dynamic economy. More specifically, it is believed that Islamic ... More


Welfare to work measures and financial support for families

Harriet Churchill

in Parental rights and responsibilities: Analysing social policy and lived experiences

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420916
eISBN:
9781447302896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420916.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter examines key aspects of welfare reform. Macro-economic and social security policies are highly centralised in the UK, with the devolved Scottish, Northern Ireland, and Welsh ... More


From social regulation of competition to competition as social regulation: transformations in the socioeconomic governance of the European Union

Antonios Roumpakis and Theo Papadopoulos

in Social Policy in an Era of Competition: From Global to Local Perspectives

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447326274
eISBN:
9781447326328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326274.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter studies the character of contemporary socioeconomic governance in the EU. It draws on empirical evidence capturing the type and extent of regulatory changes in the fields of industrial ... More


The Missing Link: Labour, Inflation, and EMU

Bob Hancké

in Unions, Central Banks, and EMU: Labour Market Institutions and Monetary Integration in Europe

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199662098
eISBN:
9780191749193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662098.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This final chapter engages with the questions that were raised in the first chapter. The reinterpretation of the origins of EMU and its effects through the perspective of differences in ... More


China: International macro-economic impact of domestic change

Ross Garnaut

in The Oxford Companion to the Economics of China

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199678204
eISBN:
9780191788635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678204.003.0026
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines the factors that have driven the changes in Chinese savings, investment, and current account surpluses through the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries; considers ... More


Hydraulic machine

Alan Bollard

in A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198747543
eISBN:
9780191810473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747543.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Bill had studied some economics in his sociology degree and he became intrigued about using his engineering skills to illustrate this better. With encouragement from James Meade, he managed to ... More


Growth challenge

Alan Bollard

in A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198747543
eISBN:
9780191810473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747543.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

There was growing concern among economists about economic growth, and some new models and ideas were being floated. Phillips, now on sabbatical leave in Melbourne, was switching his thinking from ... More


Development Credit and Financial Inclusion

Abusaleh Shariff

in Institutionalizing Constitutional Rights: Post-Sachar Committee Scenario

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199461158
eISBN:
9780199086788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199461158.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Reviewing the post-Sachar initiatives of the Ministry of Finance and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in extending credit to minorities, data in this chapter indicates that the credit access for Muslims ... More


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