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Theories and Analyses


  • It is clearly and authoritatively written, providing a balanced mix of theory and empirical evidence
    Provides comprehensive coverage and assessment of fixed capital investment and examines a broad range of views
    Reflects both current trends and the evolution of thought, including very recent theoretical developments such as real options analysis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 3-7
    3. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 8-19
  3. Theoretical Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 21-21
    2. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 47-56
    3. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 57-65
    4. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 66-78
    5. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 79-91
    6. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 92-108
    7. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 109-123
    8. M. C. Baddeley
      Pages 124-135
  4. Testing the Theories

  5. Empirical Applications of Investment Principles

About this book


Investment provides an examination of the key macroeconomic theories which underpin fixed asset investment. It would make ideal reading for an intermediate level macroeconomics course or a module on fixed asset investment taking an applied macroeconomic perspective.


econometrics Keynes macroeconomics

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Gonville and Caius CollegeCambridgeUK

About the authors

MICHELLE BADDELEY is Fellow and College Lecturer in Economics at Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Investment
  • Book Subtitle Theories and Analyses
  • Authors Michelle Baddeley
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2003
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection History (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-333-91569-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-91570-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4039-1864-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 258
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Investments and Securities
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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