New Book: Money, Method and Contemporary Post-Keynesian Economics

Edited by Sheila Dow, Jesper Jespersen, and Geoff Tily. From Edward Elgar: This volume concentrates on contemporary Post-Keynesian contributions in money, method and economic policy. Post-Keynesian economics shares with Keynes the ambition of understanding the economy as a whole and as an integrated part of society. The book begins by analysing money, banks and finance … More New Book: Money, Method and Contemporary Post-Keynesian Economics

New Book: Money and Government – The Past and Future of Economics

By Robert Skidelsky. From Yale University Press: A critical examination of economics’ past and future, and how it needs to change, by one of the most eminent political economists of our time The dominant view in economics is that money and government should play only minor roles in economic life. Economic outcomes, it is claimed, are … More New Book: Money and Government – The Past and Future of Economics

New Book: All Fall Down – Debt, Deregulation and Financial Crises

By Jane D’Arista. From Edward Elgar: All Fall Down traces the ways in which changes in financial structure and regulation eroded monetary control and led to historically high levels of debt relative to GDP in both developed and emerging economies. Rising stocks of debt drove the global financial system into crisis in 2008 when households, … More New Book: All Fall Down – Debt, Deregulation and Financial Crises