Faculty Books

William D. Nordhaus
Resources for the Future Press | September 1998 | ISBN: 0915707950 & 9780915707959
Although the negotiation of the Kyoto Protocol focused world attention on the global climate, it was just one step in the ongoing process of addressing climate change in all its facets. Research by the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has been ongoing since 1988. An...
Shyam Sunder
University of Hawaii Press | November 1997 | ISBN: 0824819675
(Edited with James Mak, Shigeyuki Abe, and Kazuhiro Igawa)  This collection of twenty six essays furnishes concise explanations of everyday Japanese life in simplified economic terms. They begin with such questions as, Do Japanese live better than Americans? Why don’t Japanese workers...
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...
Shyam Sunder
South-Western College Publishers | July 17, 1996 | ISBN: 978-0538866866
Using Barnard and Simon’s contract model of organizations, this is the ONLY theory text that truly integrates financial, managerial, tax, auditing, not-for-profit and governmental aspects of accounting into a single framework within the economic theory of the firm.
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...