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Productivity in Higher Education
ISBN: HB: 9780226574585, University of Chicago Press, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, January 2020
392 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 96 line drawings, 72 tables
How do the benefits of higher education compare with its costs, and how does this comparison vary across individuals and institutions? These questions are fundamental to quantifying the productivity of the education sector. The studies in "Productivi...
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£98,00
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Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World Working Longer
ISBN: HB: 9780226619293, University of Chicago Press, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, January 2020
576 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 320 figures, 19 tables
Developed countries during the last two decades have seen a long-term decline in men's labor force participation at older ages, followed by a more recent pattern of sharply rising participation rates. Participation rates for women at older ages have...
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Agricultural Productivity and Producer Behavior
ISBN: HB: 9780226619804, University of Chicago Press, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, November 2019
432 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 130 figures, 57 tables
Agricultural yields have increased steadily in the last half century, particularly since the Green Revolution. At the same time, inflation-adjusted agricultural commodity prices have been trending downward as increases in supply outpace the growth of...
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£98,00
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Capital in the Nineteenth Century
ISBN: HB: 9780226633114, University of Chicago Press, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, October 2019
336 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 13 line drawings, 132 tables
When we think about history, we often think about people, events, ideas, and revolutions, but what about the numbers? What do the data tell us about what was, what is, and how things changed over time? Economist Robert E. Gallman (1926-1998) gathered...
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£49,00
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Economics of Artificial Intelligence An Agenda
ISBN: HB: 9780226613338, University of Chicago Press, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, September 2019
648 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 74 line drawings, 21 tables
Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) highlight the potential of this technology to affect productivity, growth, inequality, market power, innovation, and employment. This volume seeks to set the agenda for economic research on the impact of AI. I...
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£98,00
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Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 33
ISBN: HB: 9780226645865, University of Chicago Press, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, September 2019
250 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
This volume presents five new studies on taxation and government transfer programs. Alexander Blocker, Laurence Kotlikoff, Stephen Ross, and Sergio Villar Vallenas show how asset pricing can be used to value implicit fiscal debts, which are currently...
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£45,00
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