Quantitative and Empirical Analysis of Nonlinear Dynamic Macromodels, Volume 277

1st Edition

Editors: Carl Chiarella Reiner Franke Peter Flaschel Willi Semmler
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444521224
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 25th April 2006
Page Count: 562


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Table of Contents

  1. Introduction.
    Part I: Phillips curve approaches and the wage-price spiral.
    2. Wage-price Phillips curves and macroeconomic stability: Basic structural form, estimation and analysis (P. Flaschel, H-M. Krolzig).
    3. Three wage-price macro models and their calibration (R. Franke).
    4. The decomposition of the inflation-unemployment relationship by time scale using wavelets (M. Gallegati et al).
    5. New Keynesian theory and the new Phillips curves: A new competing approach (P. Flaschel, E. Schlicht).
    Part II: Dynamic AD-AS analysis: Qualitative features, numerics and estimation.
    6. Keynesian theory and the AD-AS framework: A reconsideration (A.K. Dutt, P. Skott).
    7. AD-AS and the Phillips curve: A baseline disequilibrium model (T. Asada et al).
    8. Keynesian macrodynamics and the Phillips curve: An estimated model for the U.S. Economy (P. Chen et al).
    9. Advanced Keynes-Metzler-Goodwin macro modeling: A calibration study (R. Franke).
    Part III: Models of real-financial market interactions and capital accumulation.
    10. A stochastic model of real-financial interaction with boundedly rational heterogeneous agents (C. Chiarella et al).
    11. A high-dimensional model of real-financial market interaction: The cascade of stable matrices approach (C. Chiarella et al).
    12. Currency crisis, financial crisis, and large output loss (P. Flaschel, W. Semmler).
    13. Prosperity and stagnation in capitalist economies (T. Asada, P. Flaschel, P. Skott).
    Part IV: Monetary policy and inflation targeting.
    14. Keynesian dynamics without the LM curve: Implications of underlying open market operations (R. Franke).
    15. Nonlinear Phillips-curves, endogenous NAIRU and monetary policy (W. Semmler, W. Zhang).
    16. Inflation targeting policy in a dynamic Keynesian model with debt accumulation: A Japanese perspective (T. Asada).


This book represents an ongoing research agenda the aim of which is to contribute to the Keynesian paradigm in macroeconomics. A currently dominant research strategy in macroeconomics is based on the Dynamic General Equilibrium (DGE) model. Its essential features are the assumption of intertemporal optimizing behavior of economic agents, competitive markets and price mediated market clearing through flexible wages and prices.

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About the Editors

Carl Chiarella Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia

Reiner Franke Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Technical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Peter Flaschel Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany

Willi Semmler Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

CEM Bielefeld and New School University, New York, U.S.A.