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Unemployment or war

Colbourne, Maurice Dale

Unemployment or war

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Published by Coward-McCann, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics.,
  • Economic history -- 1918-1945,
  • Industrial organization.,
  • Money.,
  • Social credit.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes a discussion of C. H. Douglas"s economic theory.

    Statementby Maurice Colbourne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB171 .C75
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 307 p.
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6718324M
    LC Control Number28020459
    OCLC/WorldCa2229966

      The book thus surveys in a clear, textbook fashion the main aspects of the unemployment problem. It integrates macroeconomics with a detailed micro-analysis of the labour market. it uses the authors' model to explain the puzzling post-war history of OECD unemployment and shows how unemployment and inflation are affected by systems of wage 5/5(2).


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