Background to A Study of Industrial Fluctuation in 1915

  • John R. Presley


The overall aim of this book is to examine the work of Sir Dennis Holme Robertson on the trade cycle. It must begin, however, in very much the same way that the study by Robertson began. The main influences upon his early work are to be found in the theories of the trade cycle which had been expounded before 1915. This chapter provides a classification of these theories, such that they can be later examined in relation to the Robertsonian theory of industrial fluctuation.


Trade Cycle Cyclical Movement Trade Cycle Theory Monetary Theory Consumer Good Industry 
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