Growth, Employment and Inflation

Essays in Honour of John Cornwall

  • Mark Setterfield

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Mark Setterfield
      Pages 1-9
  3. The Vital Contributions of John Cornwall to Economic Theory and Policy: A Tribute from Two Admiring Friends on the Occasion of His 70th Birthday

  4. Reflections on the Methodology and Practice of Economics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Rod Cross, Douglas Strachan
      Pages 27-40
    3. Basil Moore
      Pages 41-56
    4. Villy Bergström
      Pages 88-99
    5. Kurt Rothschild
      Pages 100-109
  5. Economic Growth in Theory and Practice

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Jan Fagerberg, Bart Verspagen
      Pages 113-126
    3. Shaun Hargreaves Heap
      Pages 180-192
  6. The Political Economy of Unemployment and Inflation

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 271-278

About this book


This volume collects original contributions and recent research in economic theory and the political economy of unemployment and inflation from a team of internationally renowned scholars. These essays, collected in honour of John Cornwall, demonstrate the importance of economic institutions for economic outcomes and share his focus on the need for high level economic theory to be socially relevant. The book includes an intellectual biography of the honouree by Geoff Harcourt and Mehdi Monadjemi and a full bibliography of his work.


economic growth economic theory economics employment equilibrium integration John Maynard Keynes macroeconomics methodology modeling monetary theory political economy poverty unemployment

Editors and affiliations

  • Mark Setterfield
    • 1
  1. 1.Trinity CollegeHartfordUSA

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