Central Banking in Theory and Practice
By (author) Alan S. Blinder
Normal Price: $38.80
Your Price: $34.92 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.88! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.75 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
Central Banking in Theory and Practice by Alan S. Blinder
Book DescriptionAlan S. Blinder offers the dual perspective of a leading academic macroeconomist who served a stint as Vice-Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board -- one who practiced what he had long preached and then returned to academia to write about it. He tells central bankers how they might better incorporate academic knowledge and thinking into the conduct of monetary policy, and he tells scholars how they might reorient their research to be more attuned to reality and thus more useful to central bankers. Based on the 1996 Lionel Robbins Lectures, this readable book deals succinctly, in a nontechnical manner, with a wide variety of issues in monetary policy. The book also includes the author's suggested solution to an age-old problem in monetary theory: what it means for monetary policy to be "neutral."
Buy Central Banking in Theory and Practice book by Alan S. Blinder from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780262522601
(203mm x 136mm x 7mm)
Imprint: MIT Press
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Jan-1999
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Alan S. Blinder
Don't Count on It!, Hardback (November 2010)
Praise for Don't Count On It! "This collection of Jack Bogle's writings couldn't be more timely. The clarity of his thinking and his insistence on the relevance of ethical standards are totally relevant as we strive to rebuild a broken financial system.
Offshoring of American Jobs, Hardback (September 2009)View all books by Alan S. Blinder
Two leading economists discuss a range of issues relating to the "offshoring" of American jobs, from free trade to unemployment levels.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Central Banking in Theory and Practice book by Alan S. Blinder and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Alan S. Blinder
Alan S. Blinder is G. S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University. He is the author of The Quiet Revolution: Central Banking Goes Modern and other books.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.