Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
Unemployment and Macroeconomics cover
  • ISBN: 9780262121750
  • ISBN10: 0262121751

Unemployment and Macroeconomics

by Assar Lindbeck

  • List Price: $40.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Mit Pr
  • Publish date: 06/01/1993
used Add to Cart $6.73
You save: 83%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $34.67
You save: 13%
Marketplace Item
Description: Assar Lindbeck demonstrates how macroeconomic analysis can incorporate a labor market characterized by unemployment. Balancing theoretical insights with lessons drawn from the experience of many countries, he examines employment and unemployment against the background of developed market economies during the past century. Using the insider-outsider model of unemployment and incorporating discussions of other approaches for comparison, Lindbeck addresses such questions as why unemployment exists - and how aggregate employment and unemployment are determined; what initial impulses or "shocks" precipitate changes in the levels of aggregate employment and unemployment, and how these are transmitted to the labor market; and how the apparent persistence of unemployment can be explained even when the initial shocks are reversed. Lindbeck draws policy conclusions from this analysis that include power-reducing and enfranchising policies as well as other institutional reforms. While Lindbeck's approach is primarily macroeconomic, it is based on microfoundations, including an analysis of the microeconomic incentives and opportunities for unemployed workers. He also raises issues of hiring and firing, the market power of incumbent workers, the design of unemployment benefit systems, the organization of wage bargaining, labor market training, and exchange systems, and public-sector employment programs.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Calhoun Book Store
Location: Chaska, MN
Very Good
Shipping Icon
Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 213 p. Ohlin Lectures; 3. Audience: General/trade.
$6.73
lexingtonbooks
Location: Idaho Falls, ID Ask seller a question
Very Good
VG in VG dj Contents are tight and clean
$6.95
Lexington Books
Location: Idaho Falls, ID
Very Good
Shipping Icon
0262121751 VG in VG dj Contents are tight and clean.
$7.81
Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$10.74
Rain Dog Books
Location: Bloomington, IL
Like New
8vo. 213 pp. Ohlin Lectures. We specialize in fine books in collectible condition. Orders are professionaly packaged and shipped promptly. M45.
$11.25
Robinson Street Books
Location: Binghamton, NY
Like New
Shipping Icon
0262121751 Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Free tracking USA. Quality, Value, Experience.
$28.12
indoo.com
Location: Avenel, NJ
New
0262121751.
$34.67
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).