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Politics and Public Debt

The Dominion, the Banks and Alberta"s Social Credit

by Robert Ascah

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Published by The University of Alberta Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Public Finance,
  • Political Science / Economic Policy,
  • General,
  • 20th century,
  • Canada,
  • Debts, Public,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11266493M
    ISBN 100888643063
    ISBN 109780888643063

    We hope that the book ««The Political Economy of Public Debt and Austerity in the EU¥¥, published rightafter the bigvictory of SYRIZA in Greece, will contribute to the understanding of the crisis in Europe and to the struggle for a democratic and social exit from it.   Her book, 'In The Red: The Politics of Public Debt Accumulation in Developed Countries' (forthcoming at University of Michigan Press) explores the .

    As Europe proceeds towards economic and monetary union, fiscal convergence and the prospect of a common money are at the centre of discussion. This volume from the Centre for Economic Policy Research brings together theoretical, applied and historical research on the management of public debt and its implications for financial stability. "On the Determination of the Public Debt," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 87(5), pages , October. Barro, Robert J., " On the Determination of the Public Debt," Scholarly Articles , Harvard University Department of Economics.

      At this point, the source of the public debt and the place where it is used gain importance [2, 4, 5, 8, 14, 16]: The effect of public debt on the general level of prices: It is true that borrowing will create a deflationary effect only when it is considered as a bond sale. Introduction. Definitions and Basics. Government Debt and Deficits, from the Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. Government debt is the stock of outstanding IOUs issued by the government at any time in the past and not yet repaid. Governments issue debt whenever they borrow from the public; the magnitude of the outstanding debt equals the cumulative amount of net borrowing that the .


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'Richard Salsman presents a powerful indictment of the world's delusions about public debt. His arguments are so lucid and evidence so clear that even politicians and journalists can follow them with much profit.' --(Steve H.

Hanke, Johns Hopkins University, US) 'The Political Economy of Public Debt is an insightful treatment of all the major theories and controversies regarding public debt 5/5(10). The Political Economy of Public Debt book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

How have the most influential political economists of /5. 9 hours ago  In The Politics of Public Debt, Daniel Bin analyzes how fiscal and monetary policies and the administration of public debt related to class, labor, and democracy during the period of neoliberal financialization in ned by state action, the politico-economic context allowed the establishment of a macroeconomic framework that favored finance capital.

The Political Economy of Public Debt: Three Centuries of Theory and Evidence, by Richard M. mpton, MA: Edward Elgar, pp. $ (hardcover). Richard M. Salsman’s book is an intellectual laser beam that offers clarity and precision in an important but neglected area of political and economic thought: public debt theory.

How have the most influential political economists of the past three centuries theorized about sovereign borrowing and shaped its now widespread use.

This important question receives a comprehensive answer in this original work, featuring careful textual analysis and illuminating exhibits of public debt empirics since Beyond its value as a definitive, authoritative history of thought on.

Reviewed by Alexander William Salter | Richard Salsman's book is an extensive treatment of the theory of public debt as well as of the practice of sovereign borrowing and indebtedness. Equal parts history of thought and applied political economy, Salsman's project is comprehensive and well written, and the topics it covers are certainly timely.

The introduction provides an overview of the book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Politics and public debt: the Dominion, the banks and Alberta's Social Credit Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

However, once you get past that politics this is a cogent, and fairly understandable (To a non-technical reader) exploration of who owns public debt, and how, within h He assumes that growing inequality is in itself harmful, with all the unspoken zero sum fallacies inherent in that position, from the beginning/5(5).

I’m delighted to report that Richard M. Salsman’s book The Political Economy of Public Debt: Three Centuries of Theory and Evidence has been published by Edward Elgar Publishing—and is currently available through for 37 percent off the cover price.

(As is the case with many books published by academic presses, the cover price is rather steep, so this discount is significant.). As difficult as it can be to make this reality part of the political conversation, public debt is an asset. Even at today's low rates, it earns interest and retains value.

The Social Effects and Politics of Public Debt in Zimbabwe: The Impact of Public Debt Management on Development: Contributor: Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development: Publisher: Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development, Original from: Indiana University: Digitized: ISBN:Length: 56 pages.

debt risked (or experienced) debt crises, like Greece, Italy, and Portugal putting at risk even the survival of the Monetary Union.

Japan has a public debt held by the private sector of at least per cent of GDP.5 The political debate on how and at what speed to reduce the public debt after the Great Recession is at the center stage of the. Get this from a library.

Politics and public debt: the Dominion, the banks, and Alberta's social credit. [Robert L Ascah] -- "Robert Ascah focuses on debt management issues faced by the Canadian government between anda time shaped by the stresses of depression, war and reconstruction.

He takes special note of. The Politics of Debt brings together philosophers, political scientists, and economists and sets them the task of reflecting on the political role played by debt. Focusing on the aftermath of the economic crisis, particularly in the United States and Europe, the book is split into groups.

Her book, 'In The Red: The Politics of Public Debt Accumulation in Developed Countries' (forthcoming at University of Michigan Press) explores the variations in countries' ability to control their debt. At Rockefeller College, Dr. Barta teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in comparative public policy, public finances and the welfare state.

Public debt, fiscal decisions and political power - Munich. Posted on by xahi. The Politics of Public Debt – Financialization, Class, and. This book develops a new theory about the link between debt and democracy and applies it to a classic historical comparison: eighteenth century Great Britain (which had strong representative institutions and sound public finance) vs.

ancien regime France (which had neither).Cited by: The author classifies major public debt theorists as pessimists, optimists or realists. This book also examines the influence of regime types, especially why most modern welfare states tend not only to over-issue bonds but also to incur even larger implicit obligations via unfunded, off-balance sheet liabilities.

Public Debts looks at developed countries’ public debts with an interest in the longer term: debt evolution and policies to deal with potential instability.

Book Details Pages. The Political Economy of Public Debt Three Centuries of Theory and Evidence. Beyond its value as a definitive, authoritative history of thought on public debt, this book rehabilitates and reintroduces a realist perspective into a contemporary debate now heavily dominated by pessimists and optimists alike.

Journals & Books; Register Sign in. Vol Issue 2, MarchPages The constitutional politics of public debt. Author links open overlay panel Marilyn R. Flowers. Contributing to ongoing scholarly debates on public debt theory, this book will be of interest to students, scholars, and practitioners who work at the intersection of political philosophy and economics, as well as those who specialize in state public policy, state politics.

Stephanie Kelton, in her new book The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People’s Economy, demonstrates that concerns about public debt overhang are ill-founded.

Kelton argues that government spending properly targeted and government debt .