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The Design and Use of Political Economy Indicators

Challenges of Definition, Aggregation, and Application

Editors: Banaian, K., Roberts, B. (Eds.)

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About this book

This edited volume seeks to provide a critical and technical look at international political economic indices (PEIs). It examines measurement issues, relates PEIs to economic theory, and suggests better measures than those currently used.

About the authors

KING BANAIANĀ is a Professor and Chariman of the Department of Economics at St. Cloud State University, USA.
BRYAN ROBERTSĀ is a Program Manager for the Department of Homeland Security.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • The Challenges of Measurement in Political Economy

    Banaian, King (et al.)

    Pages 1-14

  • So You Want to Use a Measure of Openness?

    David, H. Lane

    Pages 15-32

  • Measuring Central Bank Independence: Ordering, Ranking, or Scoring?

    Banaian, King

    Pages 33-55

  • Fiscal Indicators

    Anderson, John E.

    Pages 57-79

  • A New and Better Measure of Capital Controls

    Potchamanawong, Pariyate (et al.)

    Pages 81-102

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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-37037-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Design and Use of Political Economy Indicators
Book Subtitle
Challenges of Definition, Aggregation, and Application
Editors
  • K. Banaian
  • B. Roberts
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
King Banaian and Bryan Roberts
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-61662-2
DOI
10.1057/9780230616622
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-60083-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-37037-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 219
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