With the global economy in crisis, there is a great need for a deeper understanding of Australia's economic place in the world - both today and throughout history. The book explores the evolution of Australia's position in the global economy from the start of the twentieth century through to the present day, examining the international and local economies of five key historical periods.
This book explores changing economies and changing times by reviewing the contributions of major economists from Adam Smith, the founding father of modern economics, through Alfred Marshall, the consolidator of microeconomics, and then to John Maynard Keynes, one of the fathers of modern macroeconomics.
When the world financial system failed in 2008, world governments used a playbook devised by famed British economist John Maynard Keynes.
But should we be relying so completely on Keynes? This book addresses these critical questions in a lively, stimulating, and transparently clear style.
Has the recent financial crisis laid bare many of the assumptions behind market liberalism? This book explores the origins, consequences, and implosion of the theory that market-based solutions are always best, regardless of the problem.
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