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Title Business cycles and macroeconomic stability : should we rebuild built-in stabilizers? / edited by Jean-Oliver Hairault, Pierre-Yves Hénin, Franck Portier
Published Boston : Kluwer Academic, [1997]


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 MELB  338.542 Hai/Bca  UNAVAILABLE C19
Description xxv, 341 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction / Jean-Olivier Hairault, Pierre-Yves Henin and Franck Portier -- 1. An Exploration into the Effects of Dynamic Economic Stabilization / Jim Dolmas and Gregory W. Huffman -- 2. Optimal Public Spending In a Business Cycle Model / Steve Ambler and Emanuela Cardia -- 3. Welfare, Stabilization or Growth: A Comparison of Different Fiscal Objectives / Steven P. Cassou and Kevin J. Lansing -- 4. Public Investment, Stabilization and Growth / Fabrice Collard -- 5. Monetary Union and the Role of Automatic Stabilizers / Kenneth M. Kletzer and Willem H. Buiter -- 6. The Efficiency of National and Regional Stabilization Policies / Tamim Bayoumi and Paul R. Masson -- 7. Insurance Against Asymetric Shocks in a European Monetary Union / Jurgen von Hagen and George W. Hammond -- 8. Automatic Stabilizers in a European Perspective / Frederique Bec and Jean-Olivier Hairault -- 9. The Cyclical Effects of Labour Market Policy / Stephen P. Millard
10. Financing Unemployment Benefits in the Business Cycle: Stabilization, Welfare and Equity Issues / Jean-Olivier Hairault, Francois Langot and Franck Portier -- 11. Are Automatic Stabilizers Still Effective? The French Case in the Nineties / Jean-Philippe Cotis, Bruno Crepon and Yannick L'Horty [et al.] -- 12. Output Stabilization Versus Deficit Sustainability: Is It a Trade-Off? / Bertrand Candelon and Pierre-Yves Henin -- 13. The Effects of Fiscal Policy and the Maastricht Solvency Criteria on European Employment / Ray Barrell, Nigel Pain and James Sefton -- 14. Macroeconomic Effects of Fiscal Restructuring in Europe / Ali H. Bayar, Andre Dramais and Werner Roeger [et al.]
Notes Papers from an international conference held in Paris in January 1996
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Automatic stabilizers (Economics) -- Congresses.
Business cycles -- Congresses.
Economic stabilization -- Congresses.
Fiscal policy -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Hairault, Jean-Olivier.
Hénin, Pierre Yves.
Portier, Franck.
LC no. 97011348
ISBN 0792399072 (alk. paper)