Faculty Books

Timothy Guinnane
Princeton University Press | October 1997 | ISBN: 0691043078
Awarded the Donald Murphy Prize of the American Conference for Irish Studies for 1999 — In the years between the Great Famine of the 1840s and the First World War, Ireland experienced a drastic drop in population: the percentage of adults who never married soared from 10 percent to 25 percent,...
James Tobin
Mcgraw-Hill | July 1997 | ISBN: 0070653364
(With Stephen S. Golub)  This long-awaited book, coauthored by Nobel laureate and Yale University emeritus professor Tobin, is the essential guide to monetary theory for those who need the best available, most authoritative economic explanations. This fundamental introduction includes authoritative...
William D. Nordhaus
Routledge (Resources for the Future) | June 1997 | ISBN: 0915707845 & 9780915707843
Renowned economist William Nordhaus has developed many innovative approaches for analyzing complex environmental questions. He applies them to the possible phaseout of nuclear power in Sweden in The Swedish Nuclear Dilemma: Energy and the Environment. While making a major contribution to that...
Larry Samuelson
MIT Press | March 1997 | ISBN: 0262-692198
Evolutionary game theory is one of the most active and rapidly growing areas of research in economics. Unlike traditional game theory models, which assume that all players are fully rational and have complete knowledge of details of the game, evolutionary models assume that people choose their...
James Tobin
Edward Elgar | June 1996 | ISBN: 9781858983721
Full Employment and Growth presents James Tobin’s unique modern Keynesian slant on the major monetary, fiscal, and international policy issues of the 1990s. More than twenty recent essays collected together in this volume address the major contemporary issues of macroeconomic policy,...
Martin Shubik
Routledge | January 1996 | ISBN: 0815322437
(Editor)  A reprinted issue of the journal Economic Notes (v. 22, no. 2, 1993), published by Monte dei Paschi di Siena (Italy). It presents the proceedings of the conference “Accounting and Economics,” held in Siena in November 1992, in honor of the 500th anniversary of the publication of Luca...
Peter C. B. Phillips
Wiley-Blackwell | July 1995 | ISBN: 1557863822
(Edited with G. S. Maddala and T. N. Srinivasan) Advances in Econometrics and Quantitative Economics is a comprehensive guide to the statistical methods used in econometrics and quantitative economics. Bringing together contributions from those acknowledged to be amongst the world’s leading...
William D. Nordhaus
MIT Press | October 1994 | ISBN: 0262140551 & 9780262140553
Coping with the challenges of global warming is a daunting task for both scientists and economists, who must understand future changes, and for policy makers, who must ultimately choose policies to balance risks and costs. Managing the Global Commons presents a unique effort to encompass economic,...
Ray C. Fair
Harvard University Press | August 1994 | ISBN: 0674875036
In this book Ray Fair expounds powerful techniques for estimating and analyzing macroeconometric models. He takes advantage of the remarkable decrease in computational costs that has occurred since the early 1980s by implementing such sophisticated techniques as stochastic simulation. Testing...
Shyam Sunder
Cambridge University Press | January 1994 | ISBN: 0521450683
(With Daniel Friedman)  Laboratory experiments have become an important source of data in economics. Hundreds of journal articles, dozens of surveys, and several books report what laboratory experiments have helped economists discover about commodity and asset markets, industrial organization,...

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