Books: Les Esprits Animaux

Download books format PDF, TXT, ePub, PDB, RTF, FB2 & Audio Books
Read online
Books description

Read online Les Esprits Animaux.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Les Esprits Animaux The global financial crisis has made it painfully clear that powerful psychological forces are imperiling the wealth of nations today From blind faith in ever rising housing prices to plummeting confidence in capital markets animal spirits are driving financial events worldwide In this book acclaimed economists George Akerlof and Robert Shiller challenge the economic wisdom that got us into this mess and put forward a bold new vision that will transform economics and restore prosperity .

Akerlof and Shiller reassert the necessity of an active government role in economic policymaking by recovering the idea of animal spirits a term John Maynard Keynes used to describe the gloom and despondence that led to the Great Depression and the changing psychology that accompanied recovery Like Keynes Akerlof and Shiller know that managing these animal spirits requires the steady hand of government simply allowing markets to work won t do it In rebuilding the case for a more robust behaviorally informed Keynesianism they detail the most pervasive effects of animal spirits in contemporary economic life such as confidence fear bad faith corruption a concern for fairness and the stories we tell ourselves about our economic fortunes and show how Reaganomics Thatcherism and the rational expectations revolution failed to account for them .

i Animal Spirits i offers a road map for reversing the financial misfortunes besetting us today Read it and learn how leaders can channel animal spirits the powerful forces of human psychology that are afoot in the world economy today by George A. Akerlof, Corinne Faure-Geors, Robert J. Shiller

Books descriptionDetails
Les Esprits Animaux
Title:Les Esprits Animaux
Format Type:eBook PDF / e-Pub
Rating:
Author:
Published:
ISBN:2744063991
ISBN 13:
Number of Pages:
Category:economics, non-fiction, psychology, finance, business
Review #Top 1
  • Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism - The global financial crisis has made it painfully clear that powerful psychological forces are imperiling the wealth of nations today From blind faith in ever r...

    Read review
  • Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception - Ever since Adam Smith the central teaching of economics has been that free markets provide us with material well being as if by an invisible hand In i Phishing ...

    Read review
  • Identity Economics: How Our Identities Shape Our Work, Wages, and Well-Being

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - Identity Economics: How Our Identities Shape Our Work, Wages, and Well-Being - . Identity Economics provides an important and compelling new way to understand human behavior revealing how our identities and not just economic incentives inf...

    Read review
  • An Economic Theorist's Book of Tales

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - An Economic Theorist's Book of Tales - A collection of essays exploring the consequences of making non standard economic assumptions Breaking away from traditional economic theory they cover a wide r...

    Read review
  • What Have We Learned?: Macroeconomic Policy After the Crisis

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - What Have We Learned?: Macroeconomic Policy After the Crisis - Since economic policymakers and researchers have occupied a brave new economic world Previous consensuses have been upended former assumptions have been cast in...

    Read review
  • Efficiency Wage Models of the Labor Market

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - Efficiency Wage Models of the Labor Market - One of the more troubling aspects of the ferment in macroeconomics that followed the demise of the Keynesian dominance in the late s has been the inability of m...

    Read review
  • Explorations in Pragmatic Economics

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - Explorations in Pragmatic Economics - For twenty years since the publication of his seminal paper The Market for Lemons George A Akerlof s work has changed the way we see economics This collection o...

    Read review
  • Essential Readings in Economics

    This book Download ePub PDF Free Libs - Essential Readings in Economics - No description available...

    Read review
An Economic Theorist's Book of Tales, Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism, Efficiency Wage Models of the Labor Market, Explorations in Pragmatic Economics, Identity Economics: How Our Identities Shape Our Work, Wages, and Well-Being, What Have We Learned?: Macroeconomic Policy After the Crisis, Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception, Essential Readings in Economics
A collection of essays exploring the consequences of making non standard economic assumptions Breaking away from traditional economic theory they cover a wide range of microeconomic and macroeconomic fields as well as anthropology psychology and sociology, No description available, Since economic policymakers and researchers have occupied a brave new economic world Previous consensuses have been upended former assumptions have been cast into doubt and new approaches have yet to stand the test of time Policymakers have been forced to improvise and researchers to rethink basic theory George Akerlof Nobel Laureate and one of this volume s editors compares the crisis to a cat stuck in a tree afraid to move In April the International Monetary Fund brought together leading economists and economic policymakers to discuss the slowly emerging contours of the macroeconomic future This book offers their combined insights br br The editors and contributors who include the Nobel Laureate and bestselling author Joseph Stiglitz Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen and the former Governor of the Bank of Israel Stanley Fischer consider the lessons learned from the crisis and its aftermath They discuss among other things post crisis questions about the traditional policy focus on inflation macroprudential tools which focus on the stability of the entire financial system rather than of individual firms and their effectiveness fiscal stimulus public debt and fiscal consolidation and exchange rate arrangements, For twenty years since the publication of his seminal paper The Market for Lemons George A Akerlof s work has changed the way we see economics This collection of Akerlof s most important papers provide both an introduction to Akerlof s work and a grounding in modern economics Divided into two broad areas micro and macroeconomics they cover the economics of information the theory of unemployment macroeconomic equilibria the demand for money psychology and economics and the nature of discrimination and other social issues Akerlof s substantial introduction to this volume tells the story of these papers connecting them and showing how his later work has built upon his early contributions in many cases improving their arguments their subtlety and their usefulness today br