The American business cycle : continuity and change /

In recent decades the American economy has experienced the worst peace-time inflation in its history and the highest unemployment rate since the Great Depression. These circumstances have prompted renewed interest in the concept of business cycles, which Joseph Schumpeter suggested are "like th...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Corporate Author: National Bureau of Economic Research Conference on Business Cycles
Other Authors: Gordon, Robert J. 1940-
Format: Conference Proceeding eBook
Language:English
Published:Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1986.
Series:Studies in business cycles ; no. 25.
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Table of Contents:
  • Prefatory Note; Introduction: Continuity and Change in Theory, Behavior, and Methodology; Tribute to Otto Eckstein; I. THE SOURCES OF CYCLICAL BEHAVIOR; II. COMPONENTS OF EXPENDITURE; III. FISCAL AND MONETARY POLICY; IV. CHANGES IN CYCLICAL BEHAVIOR; Appendixes; List of Contributors; List of Participants; Author Index; Subject Index.