International Papers in Political Economy

Economic Policies since the Global Financial Crisis

Editors: Arestis, Philip, Sawyer, Malcolm (Eds.)

  • The thirteenth volume of the IPPE series
  • Some of the world''s top economists shed light on the most pressing issues of the day
  • A wide-ranging collection of views on post-GFC policy
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This book investigates the changing nature of economic policies following the Global Financial Crisis of 2007–9. Well-respected, international scholars come together to discuss the level of economic growth following the crisis, concerns over inequality in industrialised countries, and labour market policies.

About the authors

Philip Arestis is Professor and Director of Research at the Cambridge Centre for Economics and Public Policy, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge, UK, and Professor at the Department of Applied Economics, University of the Basque Country, Spain. He is also Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Economics at the University of Utah, USA, and Research Associate at the Levy Economics Institute, USA. He previously served as Chief Academic (External) Adviser to the UK Government Economic Service (GES) on Professional Development in Economics. He is holder of the Queen Victoria Eugenia award of the British Hispanic Chair of Doctoral Studies, and was awarded homage by the Brazilian Keynesian Association (AKB) for his contribution to the spread of Keynesianism in Brazil. He has published a number of books and papers in academic journals.
Malcolm Sawyer is Emeritus Professor of Economics at Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds, UK. He is the principal investigator for the five-year, 15-partner project Financialisation, Economy, Society and Sustainable Development (www.fessud.eu) funded by the European Commission Framework Programme 7. He is Managing Editor of the International Review of Applied Economics, on the editorial board of a range of journals, and editor of the New Directions in Modern Economics series. He has published widely in the areas of post-Keynesian and Kaleckian economics, financialisation, fiscal policy, money, industrial economics, and on UK and European economies.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Monetary Policy Since the Global Financial Crisis

    Arestis, Philip

    Pages 1-39

  • Lessons on Fiscal Policy After the Global Financial Crisis

    Sawyer, Malcolm

    Pages 41-84

  • Inequality and the Need for Relevant Policies

    Seyf, Ahmad

    Pages 85-125

  • Financialisation and Distribution Before and After the Crisis: Patterns for Six OECD Countries

    Hein, Eckhard (et al.)

    Pages 127-172

  • Investment, Unemployment and the Cyber Revolution

    Baddeley, Michelle

    Pages 173-220

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Economic Policies since the Global Financial Crisis
Editors
  • Philip Arestis
  • Malcolm Sawyer
Series Title
International Papers in Political Economy
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-60459-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-60459-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-60458-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 364
Number of Illustrations and Tables
10 b/w illustrations, 6 illustrations in colour
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