This book explores key economic problems and new policies for the global economy of the 21st century. The contributors discuss to what extent past policy errors were due to the incompetence of policymakers, and highlight problems including: international payments imbalances and currency crises, volatile security markets, inflation, achieving full employment, income distribution and alleviating individuals and nations of poverty.The organization uses 53 institutions around the world to arrive at its Economic Freedom Network Index. ... It should, however, be said that in the case of Brazil, where local PhD programs in economics and political science are well established, ... He first criticizes the economic policies offered by multilateral organizations and financial institutions policies that contradict good and simple economic theory.
|Title||:||A Post Keynesian Perspective on 21st Century Economic Problems|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2002-01-01|