COVID-19 Update: We are currently shipping orders daily. However, due to transit disruptions in some geographies, deliveries may be delayed. To provide all customers with timely access to content, we are offering 50% off Science and Technology Print & eBook bundle options. Terms & conditions.
Framework, Households and Firms - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444828620, 9780080933443

Framework, Households and Firms, Volume 35A

1st Edition

Author: Author Unknown
eBook ISBN: 9780080933443
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444828620
Imprint: North Holland
Published Date: 11th November 1998
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out Price includes VAT/GST

Institutional Subscription

Secure Checkout

Personal information is secured with SSL technology.

Free Shipping

Free global shipping
No minimum order.

Table of Contents

Abbreviated Contents: Volume A: Framework, Households and Firms. Introduction to the Series. Preface. Introduction. Chapter 1. The General Framework. Part 1. Agents, Assets, Operations. Division into periods. Overall consistency. Part 2. Prices, Interest and Profits. Prices and wage rates. Profit rates and interest rates. Part 3. Equilibrium and Behavioural Laws. Variables and accounting equations. Microeconomic foundations of macroeconomic theories. Chapter 2. Households. Part 1. Consumption and Saving. A model for saving decisions. Saving and the risk of income loss. Part 2. Aggregation and the Consumption Function. Two types of exogeneous variables. The consumption function. Part 3. Labour Supply. A complex phenomenon. Labour markets and search. Part 4. Portfolio Investment and the Demand for Money. Liquidity preference. The demand for money. Part 5. Complements. Chapter 3. Physical Constraints on Production. Part 1. Fixed Proportions. Interindustrial proportions. Aggregation of technical coefficients. Part 2. Substitutability of Capital for Labour. The production function. Direct estimation of production functions. Chapter 4. Firms. Part 1. Production, Prices and Employment. Fixed coefficients. Short-term fluctuations in demand for labour. Part 2. Alternative Market Contexts. Monopolistic competition. Wage policy of firms. Part 3. The Demand for Investment. Factors affecting investment. Timing of irreversible discrete investments. Part 4. Investment and Financing. Financing. Investment, financial markets and the behaviour of firms. Part 5. Fluctuations in Investment. The acceleration phenomenon. Fluctuations in inventories. Part 6. Aggregation. The purely technological production function. Aggregation and monopolistic competition. Part 7. A Second Look at the Estimation of Production Functions. A basic hypothesis. Variable and fixed inputs. (Volume 35A & 35B). Subject Index (Volume 35A & 35B).


© North Holland 1998
11th November 1998
North Holland
eBook ISBN:
Hardcover ISBN:

Ratings and Reviews

About the Author

Author Unknown