cover image

The theory of commodity price stabilization : a study in the economics of risk / David M.G. Newbery and Joseph E. Stiglitz.

; Stiglitz, Joseph E
New York : Oxford University Press, 1981.
ISBN 0198284179, 0198284381

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
HF 1428 .N485 (show me on map) Off-site
Request
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
HF1428 .N485 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
HF5417 .N48 Available Request
Catholic
Mullen Library stacks
HF1428 .N485 Available Request
UDC
Van Ness stacks
HF 1428 .N485 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
HF1428 .N485 Available Request
Georgetown
Lauinger stacks
HF1428 .N485 Available Request
Howard
Founders Library stacks
HF1428 N485 Available Request
Marymount
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
WRLC Shared Copy.
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
HF1428 .N534 1981 Off-site
Request
Other Title Commodity price stabilization
Other Authors Stiglitz, Joseph E.
Subjects Agraraussenhandel.
Commodity control.
Équilibre (économie politique)
Formation des prix.
Grondstoffenovereenkomsten.
Precios.
Preco (Economia)
Preisstabilität.
Preistheorie.
Prijsbeleid.
Prix agricole.
Prix.
Produits agricoles.
Produits commerciaux -- Réglementation.
Risk.
Risque financier.
Risque.
Stabilisation économique.
Stabilité des prix.
biens de consommation -- économie incertaine -- prix -- stabilisation économique.
Description xv, 462 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1981.
1981.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 446-451) and index.
Contents Part I -- Introduction and Summary -- Introduction -- The Main Issues -- Summary of Findings -- Statement of the Problem -- Part II -- Fundamentals: Supply and Demand Under Risk -- Competitively Supply with Risk-Neutral Farmers -- Supply with Risk-Averse Farmers -- Empirical Measurements of Producers' Attitudes to Risk -- Theory of Consumer Demand -- Consumer Benefits of Price Stabilization -- Market Equilibrium with Rational Expectations -- Price Dynamics, Expectations, and Adjustments -- Part III -- Market Equilibrium -- Sharing and Reducing Risk -- Futures Markets and Risk Reduction -- Storage and Savings -- The Efficiency of Market Equilibrium -- Information and Market Equilibrium -- Part IV -- Price Stabilization with no Supply Response -- The Theory of Partial Price Stabilization -- Determinants of the Distributional Impact of Price Stabilization -- Effects of Market Distortion -- Estimates of the Benefits of Price Stabilization -- Part V -- Supply Responses to Stabilization -- The Simple Theory of Supply Response to Price Stabilization -- Risk Aversion and Supply Response: A Geometrical Analysis -- Pareto-Inferior Trade and Price Stabilization -- Trade Policy -- Part VI -- Macroeconomic Repercussions -- Export-Led Price Instability -- Balance-of-Payments Policy -- Export Instability and Growth -- International Instability -- Part VII -- Dynamic Considerations -- Buffer Stocks -- Optimal Commodity Stockpiling Rules.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8170080
(OCoLC)ocm08170080
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Newbery, David M. G.
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information

Services

Export citation to: RefWorks