NBER Macroeconomics Annual

by Daron Acemoglu

Part of the National Bureau of Economic Research Macroeconomics Annual Series

NBER Macroeconomics Annual Synopsis

The twenty-sixth volume of the NBER Macroeconomics Annual continues a tradition of featuring theoretical and empirical contributions that shed light on issues in contemporary macroeconomics, pushing the frontiers of macroeconomic work in areas ranging from short-run macroeconomic fluctuations to exchange rates, financial regulation, and political economy. This year's volume features several papers that illuminate the causes of the recent financial crisis and consider policies that might reduce the likelihood of similar crises in the future. Topics include analyses of the sources of asset market bubbles and their macroeconomic consequences, the reconsideration of financial regulation and ways in which it could be improved, exchange-rate determination, and the macroeconomic determinants of unemployment.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780226002149
Publication date: 7th September 2012
Author: Daron Acemoglu
Publisher: University of Chicago Press an imprint of The University of Chicago Press
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 440 pages
Categories: Macroeconomics, Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs,

About Daron Acemoglu

Daron Acemoglu is the Charles P. Kinderberger Professor of Applied Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a research associate of the NBER. Michael Woodford is the John Bates Clark Professor of Political Economy at Columbia University and a research associate of the NBER.

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