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Author Knoop, Todd A., author.

Title Business cycle economics : understanding recessions and depressions from boom to bust / Todd A. Knoop.

Publication Info. Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 391 pages) : illustrations.
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computer c rdamedia
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Series Gale virtual reference library.
Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Vendor-supplied metadata.
Contents Part I. The facts of business cycles -- one. Why study business cycles? -- two. Describing business cycles part II. Macroeconomic theories of business cycles -- three. Early business cycle theories -- four. Keynes's and Keynesian theory -- five. Austrian economics -- six. The monetarist model -- seven. The rational expectations model -- eight. Real business cycle models -- nine. New Keynesian models -- part III. Financial instability and forecasting -- ten. Models of credit and financial instability -- eleven. Beliefs, behavior, bubbles, and banking crises -- twelve. Macroeconomic forecasting -- part IV. Business cycles in the United States -- thirteen. The Great Depression -- fourteen. Postwar business cycles -- part V. Modern international recessions and depressions -- fifteen. The East Asian crisis and the IMF -- sixteen. The Great Recession in Japan -- seventeen. Soverign debt crises and euro-zone -- eighteen. The global financial crisis of 2008 -- nineteen. Conclusions -- what we know and do not know about business cycles.
Summary This analysis presents a comprehensive overview of global economics, assessing older theories alongside of new ways of thinking to reveal the empirical methods needed to evaluate, forecast, and prevent future crises.
Subject Business cycles.
Economic forecasting.
Business cycles -- United States.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- General.
Business cycles. (OCoLC)fst00842457
Economic forecasting. (OCoLC)fst00901942
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Ekonomiska prognoser.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Business cycle economics. Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, [2015] 9781440831744 (DLC) 2014039254
ISBN 9781440831751 (electronic bk.)
1440831750 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000054572741
DEBBG BV042741206
DEBSZ 475037936

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