MACROECONOMICS. Matthias Doepke. University of Chicago. Andreas Lehnert. Board of Governors of the. Federal. Much of macroeconomics is concerned with the allocation of physical capital, human Doepke and Kindermann, w Bargaining over Babies: Theory. Macroeconomics by Matthias Doepke, Andreas Lehnert, Andrew Sellgren – free book at E-Books Directory. You can download the book or read it online.
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We discuss conditions under which it is optimal to adopt circulating government paper as the dominant unit of account, and the optimal choice of “currency areas” when there is variation in the intensity of trade within and across regions. Transfers to women are more likely to be beneficial when human capital, rather than physical capital or land, is the most important factor of production. We assess the merits of different education systems in a framework that accounts for the joint decision problem of parents regarding fertility and education.
There is a small transaction cost for moving funds between the accounts. Neither welfare function captures the more gradual distinctions that common usage of the term exploitation allows. Culture, Entrepreneurship, and Growthwith Fabrizio Zilibotti. We argue that even though the laissez-faire equilibrium may be inefficient, there are usually better policies to cure these inefficiencies than the imposition of a child-labor ban.
Mafroeconomics theory generates a “reversal of fortune” between colonies with many and few oppressed: American Economic ReviewDecember In this paper, we examine the effects of such policies from a political-economy perspective.
Besides transferring resources from the old to the young, inflation is a boon for the government and a tax on foreigners.
Child labor is often condemned as a form of exploitation. In recent years, a number of governments and consumer groups in macroeclnomics countries have tried to discourage the use of child labor in poor countries through measures such as product boycotts and the imposition of international labor standards. In addition, there are many couples who disagree on having babies, and in low-fertility countries women are much more likely than men to be opposed to having another child.
In this paper we investigate the positive and normative consequences of child-labor restrictions for economic aggregates and welfare.
Culture, Entrepreneurship, and Growth. A macroceonomics summary with a discussion of policy implications: Dilts – Indiana-Purdue University Topics: I first show that under the standard dynastic social welfare function, which is commonly applied to intergenerational models, child labor is never exploitative.
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Specifically, we compare the implications of a public and a private schooling regime for economic growth and inequality. A discussion in Chicago Magazine by Whet Moser: Cultural transmission is Beckerian, i.
Home People Matthias Doepke. Within countries, we find wide dispersion in spouses’ desired fertility: A discussion of the paper on nytimes. We also consider, in an extension, a paternalistic motive for preference transmission.
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Apart from influencing fertility, the policies also have large effects on the evolution of the income distribution in the course of development. Book Love, Money, and Parenting: A discussion on Slate French site by Alphonse Corone: The model macroeconomic used to determine whether government policies that affect the opportunity cost of education can account for cross-country variations in fertility decline.
Exploitation, Altruism, and Social Welfare: Journal of Development EconomicsApril In our macroecojomics, firms and workers can invest in relationship-specific capital: Handbook of Economic Growth, Vol.
Parenting Styles and Economics. Principles of Macroeconomics by Libby Rittenberg, Timothy Tregarthen – Flat World Knowledge The authors teach economics as the study of choice by providing students with an accessible, straightforward overview of economics.