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Frontiers of Heterodox Macroeconomics

  • Philip Arestis
  • Malcolm Sawyer

Part of the International Papers in Political Economy book series (IPPE)

Table of contents

About this book

Introduction

In the past few decades, and intensified since the global financial crisis of August 2007, heterodox macroeconomics has developed apace and its scope has broadened in a number of directions. The purpose of this volume is to review the ‘state of the art’ in heterodox macroeconomics, its strengths and weaknesses and future directions. Heterodox macroeconomics has broadened its scope through gender macroeconomics, ecological macroeconomics and further incorporated income distribution and inequality into macroeconomics analysis. New macroeconomic models, particularly stock-flow consistent modelling has become a widely used mode of analysis. Money and finance, monetary policy and fiscal policy as well as other policies have been discussed widely. The focus of this edited collection is on all of these issues, with chapters focusing on inflation, ecological sustainability and regulatory policy.

Keywords

Ecological macroeconomics Income distribution New macroeconomic models Fiscal policy Monetary policy New Consensus Macroeconomics Future Macroeconomic and Regulatory Policy Post Keynesian Analysis of Money and Finance SFC Dynamic Models Secular stagnation Inflation Budget deficits Socially responsible economics Keynesian macroeconomics

Editors and affiliations

  • Philip Arestis
    • 1
  • Malcolm Sawyer
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Land EconomyUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK
  2. 2.University of LeedsLeedsUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-23929-9
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-23928-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-23929-9
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