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Positive political economy

theory and evidence

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monetary policy -- Congresses.,
  • Banks and banking, Central -- Congresses.,
  • Economic policy -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Sylvester Eijffinger and Harry Huizinga.
    ContributionsEijffinger, Sylvester C. W., Huizinga, Harry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG230.3 .P68 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 296 p. :
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1004144M
    ISBN 100521572150
    LC Control Number96043850

      Positive economics describes and explains various economic phenomena or the "what is" scenario. Normative economics focuses on the value of economic fairness, or . •• • What is Political Economy? Definitions and Characteristics •• • central characteristics which mutually constitute a political economy Size: KB.

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