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The financialization of GDP : implications for economic theory and policy / Jacob Assa.

Author:
Assa, Jacob [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xvi, 118 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
  • Routledge advances in heterodox economics ; 32. [More in this series]
  • Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics ; 32
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 108-112) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: the economic problem with GDP -- The ubiquity, importance and uniqueness of national accounting -- National accounting as a historically and politically contingent art -- Policy-based evidence: a political history of national accounts -- The financialization of GDP -- GDP on fire: financialization, stagnation and leakages from aggregate demand -- The distributional impacts of FGDP -- Conclusion.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781138999831 ((hardback))
  • 1138999830 ((hardback))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016013426
OCLC:
945948284
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