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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 32 new and published books in the subject of Economic Forecasting — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Economics of Rearmament (Rev)

    By Paul Einzig

    First published in 1934, this book explores prominent economic questions on the subject of rearmament and disarmament. Both rearmament and disarmament have a number of economic advantages and disadvantages and in each chapter Paul Einzig considers these in order to decide on which side the...

    Published June 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Prediction Markets

    Theory and Applications

    Edited by Leighton Vaughan Williams

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    How can we effectively aggregate disparate pieces of information that are spread among many different individuals? In other words, how does one best access the ‘wisdom of the crowd’? Prediction markets, which are essentially speculative markets created for the purpose of aggregating information and...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Temporary Equilibrium and Long-Run Equilibrium (Routledge Revivals)

    By Willem H. Buiter

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title, first published in 1979, presents the Ph.D. thesis of the world-renowned economist and financial expert, Willem Buiter. In Part I, three alternative specifications of temporary equilibria in asset markets, including their implications for macroeconomic models, are discussed; Part II...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Computational Intelligence Techniques for Trading and Investment

    Edited by Christian Dunis, Spiros Likothanassis, Andreas Karathanasopoulos, Georgios Sermpinis, Konstantinos Theofilatos

    Series: Routledge Advances in Experimental and Computable Economics

    Computational intelligence, a sub-branch of artificial intelligence, is a field which draws on the natural world and adaptive mechanisms in order to study behaviour in changing complex environments. This book provides an interdisciplinary view of current technological advances and challenges...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Alternative Economic Indicators (Routledge Revivals)

    By Victor Anderson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The main objective of politicians is to maximise economic growth, which heavily drives political policy and decision-making. Critics of the maximisation of growth as the central aim of economic policy have argued that growth in itself is not necessarily a good thing, particularly for the...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Economic Indeterminacy

    A personal encounter with the economists' peculiar nemesis

    By Yanis Varoufakis

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This volume is a collection of some of the best and most influential work of Yanis Varoufakis. The chapters all address the issue of economic indeterminacy, and the place of a socialized Homo Economicus within the economy. The book addresses Varoufakis’ key interpretation regarding the way in which...

    Published September 4th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Global Financial Crisis and the New Monetary Consensus

    By Marc Pilkington

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    The Global Financial Crisis has reshuffled the cards for central banks throughout the world. In the wake of the biggest crisis since the Great Depression, this volume traces the evolution of modern central banking over the last fifty years. It takes in the inflationary chaos of the 1970s and the...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Theory of Futures Trading (Routledge Revivals)

    By Barry Goss

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1972, this book provides an important critical review on the theory of futures trading. B. A. Goss looks at the work and ideas of Keynes and Hicks on futures, and considers how these have also been developed by Kaldor. He discusses the evolution of the concept of hedging in the...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Futures Markets (Routledge Revivals)

    Their Establishment and Performance

    By Barry Goss

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1986, this book discusses many important aspects of the theory and practice of Futures Markets. It describes how they, at the time, grew to be an increasingly important feature of the world's major financial centres. Indeed, they adopted the role of being efficient forward...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Widening Income Distribution in Post-Handover Hong Kong

    By Hon-Kwong Lui

    Before the handover to China in 1997, Hong Kong’s economic growth was very strong and the unemployment rate dropped to a record low of 2.2 per cent. In recent years, the widening income dispersion in Hong Kong has caught public attention. This book investigates the economic development and changes...

    Published March 24th 2013 by Routledge