Faculty Books

Ray C. Fair
Stanford Economics and Finance | December 2011 | ISBN: 0804760497
“It’s the economy, stupid,” as Democratic strategist James Carville would say. After many years of study, Ray C. Fair has found that the state of the economy has a dominant influence on national elections. Just in time for the 2012 presidential election, this new edition of his classic text,...
Martin Shubik
MIT Press | January 2011 | ISBN: 0262013207
This is the third and last volume of Martin Shubik’s exposition of his vision of “mathematical institutional economics” — a term he coined in 1959 to describe the theoretical underpinnings needed for the construction of an economic dynamics. The goal is to develop a process-oriented theory of...
Robert J. Shiller
Harvard University Press | January 2011 | ISBN: 0262015455
(Edited with Randall S. Krosner and Benjamin M. Friedman)  Over the last few years, the financial sector has experienced its worst crisis since the 1930s. The collapse of major firms, the decline in asset values, the interruption of credit flows, the loss of confidence in firms and credit market...
Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | May 2010 | ISBN: 0691148848
(With Kenneth R. French, Martin N. Baily, John Y. Campbell, John H. Cochrane, Douglas W. Diamond, Darell Duffie, Anil Kashyap, Frederic Mishkin, Raghuram Rajan, David S. Scharfstein, Hyun Song Shin, Matthew J. Slaughter, Jeremy C. Stein, and Rene M. Stulz)  In the fall of 2008, fifteen of the world...
Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | January 2009 | 0691142335
(With George A. Akerloff)  The global financial crisis has made it painfully clear that powerful psychological forces are imperiling the wealth of nations today. From blind faith in ever-rising housing prices to plummeting confidence in capital markets, “animal spirits” are driving financial events...
Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | August 2008 | ISBN: 0691139296
The subprime mortgage crisis has already wreaked havoc on the lives of millions of people and now it threatens to derail the U.S. economy and economies around the world. In this trenchant book, best-selling economist Robert Shiller reveals the origins of this crisis and puts forward bold measures...
William D. Nordhaus
Yale University Press | June 2008 | ISBN: 0300137486
As scientific and observational evidence on global warming piles up every day, questions of economic policy in this central environmental topic have taken center stage. But as author and prominent Yale economist William Nordhaus observes, the issues involved in understanding global warming and...
Truman F. Bewley
Harvard University Press | February 2007 | ISBN: 0674022882
This book presents an original exposition of general equilibrium theory for advanced undergraduate and graduate-level students of economics. It contains detailed discussions of economic efficiency, competitive equilibrium, the first and second welfare theorems, the Kuhn-Tucker approach to general...
Larry Samuelson
Oxford University Press | September 2006 | ISBN: 0195300793
(With George J. Mailath)  Personalized and continuing relationships play a central role in any society. Economists have built upon the theories of repeated games and reputations to make important advances in understanding such relationships. Repeated Games and Reputations begins with a careful...
William D. Nordhaus
University of Chicago Press | July 2006 | ISBN: 0226410846
(With Dale W. Jorgenson and J. Steven Landefelt)  A New Architecture for the U.S. National Accounts brings together a distinguished group of contributors to initiate the development of a comprehensive and fully integrated set of United States national accounts. The purpose of the new architecture...

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