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The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics

Editors: Skidelsky, R., Wigstrom, C. Westerlind, Westerlind Wigstrom, Christian (Eds.)

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The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics brings together leading economists from a diverse set of backgrounds and presents their take on how economics can explain the current crisis but also how the crisis will affect economic thought.

About the authors


ROBERT SKIDELSKY is Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at the University of Warwick, UK. He is the winner of the Lionel Gelber Prize for International Relations and the Council on Foreign Relations Prize for International Relations for his three-volume biography of the economist John Maynard Keynes.
 
CHRISTIAN WESTERLIND WIGSTROM is a graduate student of philosophy at Merton College, Oxford, UK.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Skidelsky, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Risk and Uncertainty

    Davidson, Paul

    Pages 13-29

  • Lessons from Statistical Finance

    Potters, Marc

    Pages 31-42

  • Ambiguity and Economic Activity: Implications for the Current Crisis in Credit Markets

    Mukerji, Sujoy

    Pages 43-50

  • Macro-Economic Failures

    Goodhart, Charles

    Pages 53-59

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics
Editors
  • R. Skidelsky
  • C. Westerlind Wigstrom
  • Christian Westerlind Wigstrom
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Robert Skidelsky and Christian Westerlind Wigström
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-10569-0
DOI
10.1057/9780230105690
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-10254-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-28691-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 123
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