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The Economics of ConflictTheory and Empirical Evidence

The Economics of Conflict: Theory and Empirical Evidence

Karl Wärneryd (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780262026895
eISBN:
9780262321976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026895.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Modern economics has largely ignored the issue of outright conflict as an alternative way of allocating goods, assuming instead the existence of well-defined property rights enforced by an undefined ... More

From Optimal Tax Theory to Tax PolicyRetrospective and Prospective Views

From Optimal Tax Theory to Tax Policy: Retrospective and Prospective Views

Robin Boadway

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262017114
eISBN:
9780262301688
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262017114.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Many things inform a country’s choice of tax system, including political considerations, public opinion, bureaucratic complexities, and ideas drawn from theoretical analysis. This book examines the ... More

New Directions in Financial Services Regulation

New Directions in Financial Services Regulation

Roger B. Porter, Robert R. Glauber, and Thomas J. Healey (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015615
eISBN:
9780262295789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015615.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

The financial crisis of 2008 raised crucial questions regarding the effectiveness of the way the United States regulates financial markets. What caused the crisis? What regulatory changes are most ... More

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