Heterodox Macroeconomics: Keynes, Marx and Globalization

Title

Heterodox Macroeconomics: Keynes, Marx and Globalization

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Document Type

Book

Description

Heterodox Macroeconomics offers a detailed understanding of by Coupon Companion" >the foundations of the recent global financial crisis. The chapters, from a selection of leading academics in the field of heterodox macroeconomics, carry out a synthesis of heterodox ideas that place financial instability, macroeconomic crisis, rising global inequality and a grasp of the perverse and pernicious qualities of global and domestic macroeconomic policy making since 1980 into a coherent perspective. It familiarizes the reader with the emerging unified theory of heterodox macroeconomics and its applications.

The book is divided into four key sections: I) Heterodox Macroeconomics and the Keynes-Marx synthesis; II) Accumulation, Crisis and Instability; III) The Macrodynamics of the Neoliberal Regime; and IV) Heterodox Macroeconomic Policy. The essays include theoretical, international, historical, and country perspectives on financial fragility and macroeconomic instability.

ISBN

0415665973

Publication Date

7-8-2009

Publisher

Routledge

City

London ; New York

Keywords

Macroeconomics

Disciplines

Economics | Macroeconomics