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Money, history, and international finance : essays in honor of Anna J. Schwartz /
edited by Michael D. Bordo.
imprint
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1989.
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xi, 272 p. --
ISBN
0226065936
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Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1989.
isbn
0226065936
catalogue key
4482035
 
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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Main Description
This volume provides a critical evaluation of Anna J. Schwartz's work and probes various facets of the immense contribution of her scholarshipHow well has it stood the test of time? What critiques have been leveled against it? How has monetary research developed over the years, and how has her influence been manifested? Bordo has collected five conference papers presented by leading monetary scholars, discussants' comments, and closing remarks by Milton Friedman and Karl Brunner. Each of these insightful surveys extends Schwartz's work and makes its own contribution to the fields of monetary history, theory, and policy. The volume also contains a foreword by Martin Feldstein and a selected bibliography of publications by Anna Schwartz.
Main Description
This volume provides a critical evaluation of Anna J. Schwartz's work and probes various facets of the immense contribution of her scholarship--How well has it stood the test of time? What critiques have been leveled against it? How has monetary research developed over the years, and how has her influence been manifested? Bordo has collected five conference papers presented by leading monetary scholars, discussants' comments, and closing remarks by Milton Friedman and Karl Brunner. Each of these insightful surveys extends Schwartz's work and makes its own contribution to the fields of monetary history, theory, and policy. The volume also contains a foreword by Martin Feldstein and a selected bibliography of publications by Anna Schwartz.
Table of Contents
Foreword
Preface
Introduction
Historical Perspectives
The Contribution ofA Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960to Monetary History
A Note on Anna J. Schwartz's Contribution to pre-1867
Monetary History
General Discussion
Anna Schwartz's Perspective on British Economic History
Comment
General Discussion
Monetarist Perspectives
Money-Income Causality--A Critical Review of the Literature Since A Monetary History
Comment
General Discussion
International Monetary Perspectives
Stability Under the Gold Standard in Practice
Comment
General Discussion
The International Transmission of Inflation Afloat
Comment
General Discussion
An Appreciation
A Life of Scholarship
Collaboration in Economics
Appendix: Publications of
Participants
Name Index
Subject Index
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