The battle against unemployment; [an introduction to a current issue of public policy] Edited with an introduction by Arthur M. Okun.


[1st ed.].. New York, Norton [1965] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
HD 5724 .O35 Off-site
Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
HD 5724 .O35 Off-site
Request
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
HD5724 .O35 Available Request
American
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
HD5724 .O35 Off-site
Request
UDC
Van Ness stacks
HD5724 .O35 Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
HD5724.O5 B3 Available Request
Georgetown
Off-Campus Shelving
HD5724 .O35 Available Request
Howard
Founders Library stacks
HD5724 .O35 Available Request
Subjects Chômage -- États-Unis.
Desemprego E Sub-Emprego.
Economic policy.
Économie du travail -- États-Unis.
États-Unis -- Politique économique -- 1961-1971.
Labor economics.
Planejamento Economico.
Unemployment -- United States.
Unemployment.
United States -- Economic policy -- 1961-1971.
United States.
Series Problems of the modern economy.
Description xvii, 204 pages illustrations 21 cm.
Copyright Date [1965]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-204).
Contents Prologue: Mythology vs. economic knowledge / John F. Kennedy -- part 1. Unemployment: concepts, causes, and consequences: The costs of unemployment / Senate Special Committee on Unemployment Problems -- The gap between actual and potential output / Arthur M. Okun -- Dimensions of the employment problem / Albert Rees -- The bottleneck in labor skills / Charles C. Killingsworth -- The great unemployment fallacy / Edwin L. Dale, Jr. -- part 2. The balance of employment and price stability: National economic goals / Commission on Money and Credit -- The case for high-pressure economics / Alvin H. Hansen -- The case against high-pressure economics / Henry C. Wallich -- The threat of inflationary psychology / Arthur F. Burns -- Our menu of policy choices / Paul A. Samuelson and Robert M. Solow -- The problems of our price indexes / Richard Ruggles -- Computing the Consumer Price Index / Ewan Clague -- part 3. Fiscal policy: principles and instruments: The workings of the multiplier / Council of Economic Advisers -- Weak links in the multiplier chain / Milton Friedman -- Functional fiscal policy for the 1960s / Paul A. Samuelson -- The need for balanced federal budgets / Maurice H. Stans -- The limitations of public works / Wilfred Lewis, Jr. -- The formation of fiscal policy: 1953-1954 / Robert J. Donovan -- Toward a flexible tax policy: automatic and discretionary stabilizers / Commission on Money and Credit -- The federal tax cut and the economy / Arthur F. Burns -- The tax-cut harvest / James Tobin -- part 4. Monetary policy: The influence of monetary policy on economic stability / Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System -- Monetary policy and economic research / Harry G. Johnson -- The postwar record of monetary policy / Henry C. Wallich and Stephen H. Axilrod -- The case for an automatic monetary pilot / Edward S. Shaw -- The folly of monetary rules / Paul A. Samuelson.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)232387
(OCoLC)ocm00232387
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Okun, Arthur M.,
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information

Services

Export citation to: RefWorks