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Economic Policy 56

Economic Policy 56

Georges De Menil (Editor), Richard Portes (Editor), Hans-Werner Sinn (Editor), Giuseppe Bertola (Editor), Tullio Jappelli (Editor), Philippe Martin (Editor), Jan Van Ours (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-444-30724-5

Apr 2009

256 pages

$33.99

Description

Top economists provide a concise and accessible evaluation of major developments in trade and trade policy.
  • Economic Policy has earned a reputation around the world as the one publication that always identifies current and emerging policy topics early
  • Papers are specially commissioned from first-class economists and experts in the policy field
  • The editors are all based at top European economic institutions and each paper is discussed by a panel of distinguished economists
  • This unique approach guarantees incisive debate and alternative interpretations of the evidence
Editors' Introduction.

1. Labour market institutions and income inequality (Daniele Checchi and Cecilia García-Peñalosa).

2. From individual attitudes towards migrants to migration policy outcomes: Theory and evidence (Giovanni Facchini and Anna Maria Mayda).

3. Social spending and automatic stabilizers in the OECD (Julia Darbyand Jacques Melitz).

  • Economic Policy has earned a reputation around the world as the one publication that always identifies current and emerging policy topics early
  • Papers are specially commissioned from first-class economists and experts in the policy field
  • The editors are all based at top European economic institutions and each paper is discussed by a panel of distinguished economists
  • This unique approach guarantees incisive debate and alternative interpretations of the evidence