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Economics of Poverty Traps
ISBN: HB: 9780226574301, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, December 2018
464 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 66 line drawings, 33 tables
What circumstances or behaviors turn poverty into a cycle that perpetuates across generations? The answer to this question carries especially important implications for the design and evaluation of policies and projects intended to reduce poverty. Ye...
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High-Skilled Migration to the United States and Its Economic Consequences
ISBN: HB: 9780226525525, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, July 2018
272 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 1 halftone, 101 line drawings, 31 tables
Immigration policy is one of the most contentious public policy issues in the United States today. High-skilled immigrants represent an increasing share of the U.S. workforce, particularly in science and engineering fields. These immigrants affect ec...
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NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2017
ISBN: HB: 9780226577661, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, July 2018
496 pp., 23x15 cm
Volume 32 of the NBER Macroeconomics Annual features six theoretical and empirical studies of important issues in contemporary macroeconomics, and a keynote address by former IMF chief economist Olivier Blanchard. In one study, SeHyoun Ahn, Greg Kapl...
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£67,50
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U.S. Engineering in a Global Economy
ISBN: HB: 9780226468334, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, June 2018
320 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 39 line drawings, 61 tables
Since the late 1950s, the engineering job market in the United States has been fraught with fears of a shortage of engineering skill and talent. "U.S. Engineering in a Global Economy" brings clarity to issues of supply and demand in this important ma...
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Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 32
ISBN: HB: 9780226577524, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, May 2018
208 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
The six research studies in Volume 32 of Tax Policy and the Economy analyze the U.S. tax and transfer system, in particular its effects on revenues, expenditures, and economic behavior. First, James Andreoni examines donor advised funds, which are fi...
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Women Working Longer Increased Employment at Older Ages
ISBN: HB: 9780226532509, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, May 2018
304 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 77 line drawings, 70 tables
Today, more American women than ever before stay in the workforce into their sixties and seventies. This trend emerged in the 1980s, and has persisted during the past three decades, despite substantial changes in macroeconomic conditions. Why is this...
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Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs
ISBN: HB: 9780226530857, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, March 2018
512 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 62 line drawings, 113 tables
Health care costs represent a nearly 18% of U.S. gross domestic product and 20% of government spending. While there is detailed information on where these health care dollars are spent, there is much less evidence on how this spending affects health....
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Organizations, Civil Society, and the Roots of Development
ISBN: HB: 9780226426365, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, February 2018
448 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 4 halftones, 26 line drawings, 21 tables
Modern developed nations are rich and politically stable in part because their citizens are free to form organizations and have access to the relevant legal resources. Yet in spite of the advantages of open access to civil organizations, it is estima...
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Innovation Policy and the Economy 2017 Volume 18
ISBN: HB: 9780226575872, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, February 2018
160 pp., 23x15 cm
The eighteenth annual volume of the National Bureau of Economic Research's Innovation Policy and the Economy focuses on research that explores the interplay between new technologies and organizational structures, such as networks and corporations. In...
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Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 31
ISBN: HB: 9780226539270, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, October 2017
256 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
The papers in "Tax Policy and the Economy Volume 31" are all directly related to important and often long-standing issues, often including how transfer programs affect tax rates and behavior. In the first paper, Alan Auerbach, Laurence Kotlikoff, Dar...
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