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    • O'Riordan, Timothy; Lenton, Timothy (2013)
      This book places tipping points in their scientific, economic, governmental, creative, and spiritual contexts. It seeks to offer a comprehensive set of interpretations on the meaning and application of tipping points. Its ...
    • Arvidsson, Niklas (2019)
      This open access book tells the story of how Sweden is becoming a virtually cashless society. Its goal is to improve readers’ understanding of what is driving this transition, and of the factors that are fostering and ...
    • Song, Ligang; Garnaut, Ross; Fang, Cai; Johnston, Lauren (2017)
      China’s efforts in searching for new sources of growth are increasingly pressing given the persistence of the growth slowdown in recent years. This year’s book elucidates key present macroeconomic challenges facing China’s ...
    • Zhou, Shaojie; Hu, Angang (2021)
      This open access book explores one of the most fiercely debated issues in China: if and how China will surpass the middle income trap that has plagued many developing countries for years. This book gives readers a clear ...
    • Garnaut, Ross; Song, Ligang; Fang, Cai (2018)
      The year 2018 marks 40 years of reform and development in China (1978–2018). This commemorative book assembles some of the world’s most prominent scholars on the Chinese economy to reflect on what has been achieved as a ...
    • Huang, Yongfu (2010)
      "As the world has witnessed the worst financial crisis and climate crisis of our age, during the period of 2007-2009, the issues surrounding the emergence and development of financial markets and carbon markets is becoming ...
    • Keuschnigg, Christian; Kogler, Michael (2021)
      In diesem Open-Access-Sammelband fassen die besten Studierenden der Universität St. Gallen die wichtigsten Ergebnisse von ausgewählten Publikationen in führenden wirtschaftswissenschaftlichen Fachzeitschriften zusammen. ...
    • Akram, Tanweer; Rashid, Salim (2020)
      This open access book seeks to foster a multidisciplinary understanding of the ties between faith, financial intermediation, and economic progress by drawing on research across economics, finance, history, philosophy, ...
    • Dapp, Marcus M.; Helbing, Dirk; Klauser, Stefan (2021)
      This Open Access book outlines ideas for a novel, scalable and, above all, sustainable financial system. We all know that today’s global markets are unsustainable and global governance is not effective enough. Given this ...
    • De Souza Guilherme, Bettina; Ghymers, Christian; Griffith-Jones, Stephany; Ribeiro Hoffmann, Andrea; De Souza Guilherme, Bettina; Ghymers, Christian; Griffith-Jones, Stephany; Ribeiro Hoffmann, Andrea (2021)
      This open access book discusses financial crisis management and policy in Europe and Latin America, with a special focus on equity and democracy. Based on a three-year research project by the Jean Monnet Network, this ...
    • Köster, Roman; Lenel, Laetitia; Fritsche, Ulrich (2020)
      Few areas in economics are as controversial as economic forecasting. While the field has sparked great hopes for the prediction of economic trends and events throughout the 20th and 21st centuries, economic forecasts have ...
    • Urata, Shujiro; Doan, Ha Thi Thanh (2022)
      Given the rising criticisms of and growing doubts about globalisation, this timely edited volume looks at globalisation and its economic impact on eight countries in Asia and the Pacific region, namely Australia, China, ...
    • Gradín, Carlos; Leibbrandt, Murray; Tarp, Finn (2021)
      Inequality has emerged as a key development challenge. It holds implications for economic growth and redistribution and translates into power asymmetries that can endanger human rights, create conflict, and embed social ...
    • Bindseil, Ulrich; Fotia, Alessio (2021)
      This open access book gives a concise introduction to the practical implementation of monetary policy by modern central banks. It describes the conventional instruments used in advanced economies and the unconventional ...
    • Mody, Ashoka; Pattillo, Catherine (2006)
      In this volume, world-renowned contributors, including Martin Ravallion, Michael Kremer and Robert Townsend, deal with the institutional characteristics of poverty resulting from the time pattern of aid, the nature of ...
    • Stellinga, Bart; de Hoog, Josta; van Riel, Arthur; de Vries, Casper (2021)
      This Open Access book from the Netherlands Scientific Council for Government Policy explains how money creation and banking works, describes the main problems of the current monetary and financial system and discusses ...
    • Fuentes, Carlos Javier Rodriguez (2006)
      With the final phase of the European Monetary Union underway, concern has been raised over the regional implications of the European Central Bank (ECB) Monetary Policy. Departing from the standard approach utilized by the ...
    • Antonio Ocampo, José (2017)
      This book provides an analysis of the global monetary system and the necessary reforms that it should undergo to play an active role in the twenty-first century. As its title indicates, its basic diagnosis is that it is ...
    • von Weizsäcker, Carl Christian; Krämer, Hagen M. (2021)
      The economy of the 21st century in the OECD countries and in China, is characterized by a new phenomenon: the structural surplus of private savings in relation to private investment. This is true even in a situation of ...
    • PENET, PIERRE; Flores Zendejas, Juan (2021)
      This volume offers two important contributions to the literature on sovereign debt. First, it provides a unique genealogy of debt collection practices in terms of their availability, acceptability and efficacy. We argue ...