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    A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips – Book Review

A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips – Book Review

A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips. Alan Bollard. Oxford University Press. 2016.

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Professor A.W. (Bill) Phillips was best known for his academic success as a macro-economist. Alan Bollard’s new biography, A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips, shows that Phillips’s talents spanned far beyond the […]

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    Currency Politics: The Political Economy of Exchange Rate Policy – Book Review

Currency Politics: The Political Economy of Exchange Rate Policy – Book Review

Currency Politics: The Political Economy of Exchange Rate Policy. Jeffry A. Frieden. Princeton University Press. 2016.

Currency Politics: The Political Economy of Exchange Rate Policy makes a considered and compelling case for the relevance of political economy to explaining currency policy. Monetary economics, which deals with money supply and the choice of exchange rate policy, is typically dominated by analysis […]