1. New Directions in Post-Keynesian Economics series

    Series editors: Louis-Philippe Rochon, Laurentian University, Sudbury, Canada and Sergio Rossi, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

    Post-Keynesian economics is a school of thought inspired by the work of John Maynard Keynes, but also by Michal Kalecki, Joan Robinson, Nicolas Kaldor and other Cambridge economists, for whom money and effective demand are essential to explain economic activity. The aim of this series is to present original research work (single or co-authored volumes as well as edited books) that advances Post-Keynesian economics at both theoretical and policy-oriented levels. Areas of research include, but are not limited to, monetary and financial economics, macro and microeconomics, international economics, development economics, economic policy, political economy, analyses of income distribution and financial crises, and the history of economic thought. For queries or to propose a volume for the series, please contact our Executive Editor Alan Sturmer ([email protected]) or series editor Louis-Philippe Rochon ([email protected]).

Books in this series

TOTAL: 10
  1. Economic Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilization Policies in Post-Keynesian Economics

    Economic Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilization Policies in Post-Keynesian Economics

    Edited by Hassan Bougrine, Louis-Philippe Rochon
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
    Availability: Not yet published
  2. Credit, Money and Crises in Post-Keynesian Economics

    Credit, Money and Crises in Post-Keynesian Economics

    Edited by Louis-Philippe Rochon, Hassan Bougrine
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 155.00   Web: $ 139.50
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  3. Aggregate Demand and Employment

    Aggregate Demand and Employment

    Edited by Brian K. MacLean K. MacLean, Hassan Bougrine, Louis-Philippe Rochon
    With an emphasis on developments during and after the Great Recession, and paying due attention to the impacts of austerity policies, the chapters assembled for this book explain that high growth of aggregate demand is as essential as ever for achieving full employment and rising living standards. Written by distinguished Keynesian and Post-Keynesian economists from diverse national backgrounds, the book tackles critical theoretical and empirical issues to illuminate the economic experiences both of large geographic regions such as Europe, Latin America, and Africa, as well as specific national economies including the USA, Japan, India, and Canada. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
    Availability: Not yet published (pre-order)
  4. Finance, Growth and Inequality

    Finance, Growth and Inequality

    Edited by Louis-Philippe Rochon, Virginie Monvoisin
    This book brings together some leading and emerging scholars who bring an alternative view on some of the most pressing issues of today. In addition to key concepts in post-Keynesian and heterodox economics, the authors also explore financialization, debt, income distribution, and policies, and the emerging threat of dualism. Policy makers and scholars alike will find the book a much need addition to the field. Learn More
    2019   Hardback Price: $ 155.00   Web: $ 139.50
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  5. Monetary Policy and Crude Oil

    Monetary Policy and Crude Oil

    Basil Oberholzer
    The global crude oil market is critically important in many respects. It is the fuel that drives the global economy and, as such, is the focus of climate policies. Moreover, crude oil is the basis of a tradable financial asset. It is therefore connected to several outstanding macroeconomic developments of recent years, including financial market fluctuations, the financial crisis and the exceptional conduct of monetary policy. This book investigates the impacts of monetary policy and the financial system on the global crude oil market. Furthermore, it outlines how monetary policy may also be used to guarantee stability and to contribute to ecological sustainability. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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  6. A Modern Guide to Rethinking Economics

    A Modern Guide to Rethinking Economics

    Edited by Louis-Philippe Rochon, Sergio Rossi
    Since the beginning of the 21st century, there has been an unprecedented move towards ‘rethinking economics’. This book contributes to this worldwide discussion by providing readers at all levels with thoughtful contributions on a range of economic topics. The book includes chapters on rethinking fiscal and monetary policies, international trade, the role of the state, money, growth, the environment, development policies, energy, healthcare and more. Written by top experts in their respective fields, this book will be useful to students and faculty who want to not only rethink economics, but also to offer an alternative and coherent economic analysis to the orthodoxy. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 185.00   Web: $ 166.50
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    2018   Paperback Price: $ 65.00   Web: $ 52.00
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  7. Crisis and the Failure of Economic Theory

    Crisis and the Failure of Economic Theory

    Giancarlo Bertocco
    Economists have rightly been criticized for not having foreseen the crisis that exploded in 2007–2008. As Giancarlo Bertocco eloquently argues, responsibility does indeed rest heavily on their shoulders. By developing a theory which excluded the possibility that a catastrophic crisis could ever happen, the economics profession has justified decisions and behaviours that caused the Great Recession. This book presents an alternative theoretical approach built on the lessons of Marx, Keynes, Schumpeter, Kalecki, Kaldor and Minsky, which highlights the structural instability of a capitalist economy and the endogenous nature of the current crisis. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  8. The Financialization Response to Economic Disequilibria

    The Financialization Response to Economic Disequilibria

    Edited by Noemi Levy, Etelberto Ortiz
    Europe and Latin America’s social and economic stagnation is a direct result of the unresolved phenomena of the financialization crisis that broke out in 2008 in developed countries. Editors Noemi Levy and Etelberto Ortiz analyze the limitations of economic growth and development under capitalist economic organizations where financial capital is dominant, as well as explore alternative economic policies. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  9. Inequality, Growth and ‘Hot’ Money

    Inequality, Growth and ‘Hot’ Money

    Pablo G. Bortz
    The growing levels of income inequality, an explosion of global financial flows, and a worldwide decline of economic growth have combined to challenge accepted economic wisdom. Utilizing a heterodox approach, Pablo G. Bortz provides a fresh look for understanding the interaction between these three factors while identifying challenges and possible alternatives for an expansionary and progressive economic policy. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  10. Post Keynesian Theory and Policy

    Post Keynesian Theory and Policy

    Paul Davidson
    How did economic “experts” worldwide fail to predict the financial crisis of 2007-2008? Eminent economist Paul Davidson discusses how mainstream economic theory may not be applicable to the world of experience. Post Keynesian theory is designed to be applicable to the real world, and this book demonstrates how applying it to policy formulation could help practically resolve economic problems. Davidson goes on to demonstrate how many Post Keynesian economists warned of the impending financial crisis as early as 2002. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 99.95   Web: $ 89.96
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    2017   Paperback Price: $ 29.95   Web: $ 23.96
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