The New Paradigm in Macroeconomics: Solving the Riddle of by R. Werner

By R. Werner

A transforming into literature on info imperfections, credits markets and non-Walrasian results poses an important problem to standard ways in economics. This booklet unifies key points of those demanding situations within the formula of a brand new macroeconomic paradigm. Its validity is validated utilizing facts on Japan, one of many greatest empirical demanding situations to the "old" paradigm. within the approach, a contribution is made in the direction of a greater realizing of the numerous "puzzles" or "anomalies" of the japanese economic system of the previous many years. even if, the hot procedure is appropriate a ways past Japan.

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Ingredients of the East Asian economic ‘miracle’ Since economic activity is always the result of human activity, this means that the design of rules and settings, within which markets are embedded, becomes a powerful tool of government intervention to enhance economic Prologue 27 performance successfully. It is one that is ignored by the mainstream economics paradigm. But it is one that was at the heart of the East Asian economic success, including Japan’s. With imperfect information, markets do not clear.

As we will find, credit creation is another. The reality of human nature, the reality of imperfect information, the reality of increasing returns to scale, the institutional reality of financial markets, the reality of large-scale businesses, all must be possible in the new economics, if not integral features of economic models. Ingredients of the East Asian economic ‘miracle’ Since economic activity is always the result of human activity, this means that the design of rules and settings, within which markets are embedded, becomes a powerful tool of government intervention to enhance economic Prologue 27 performance successfully.

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