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Applying the dismal science : when economists give advice to governments, edited by Iain McLean and Colin Jennings

Label
Applying the dismal science : when economists give advice to governments
Title
Applying the dismal science
Title remainder
when economists give advice to governments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Iain McLean and Colin Jennings
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection brings together some of the most eminent social scientists to have advised the British government since 1964. Successive chapters show what went wrong in UK economic policy in the 1960s and 70s and how things are today
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC256.7
LC item number
.A67 2006
Literary form
non fiction
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  • McLean, Iain
  • Jennings, Colin
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  • Economic policy
  • Policy sciences
  • Great Britain
Label
Applying the dismal science : when economists give advice to governments, edited by Iain McLean and Colin Jennings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book is based upon the seminar series 'Political Economy in Practice' held at Nuffield College, Oxford between April and June 2004" -- preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New labour and new social democracy
  • Iain McLean
  • Stability, growth, and labour's macroeconomic policy
  • Ed Balls
  • Macroeconomic policy : theory and institutional practice
  • Christopher Allsopp
  • The United Kingdom as monetary and fiscal union
  • Mark H. Robson
  • Using and abusing economic theory
  • Paul Klemperer
  • Public finance, public choice, and political economy
  • Iain McLean and Colin Jennings
  • 1964-79
  • Peter Jay
  • Fiscal policy in the United Kingdom
  • Alan Budd
  • The use and abuse of economics and social science with special reference to transport policy
  • Christopher Foster
Control code
AULG3663295-B
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 231 p.
Isbn
9781403994592
Lccn
2005056595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781403994592
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Applying the dismal science : when economists give advice to governments, edited by Iain McLean and Colin Jennings
Publication
Note
"This book is based upon the seminar series 'Political Economy in Practice' held at Nuffield College, Oxford between April and June 2004" -- preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New labour and new social democracy
  • Iain McLean
  • Stability, growth, and labour's macroeconomic policy
  • Ed Balls
  • Macroeconomic policy : theory and institutional practice
  • Christopher Allsopp
  • The United Kingdom as monetary and fiscal union
  • Mark H. Robson
  • Using and abusing economic theory
  • Paul Klemperer
  • Public finance, public choice, and political economy
  • Iain McLean and Colin Jennings
  • 1964-79
  • Peter Jay
  • Fiscal policy in the United Kingdom
  • Alan Budd
  • The use and abuse of economics and social science with special reference to transport policy
  • Christopher Foster
Control code
AULG3663295-B
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 231 p.
Isbn
9781403994592
Lccn
2005056595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781403994592
Other physical details
ill.

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