Business Cycles in Post-War France

  • André Piatier
Part of the International Economic Association book series (IEA)


The study of business cycles in the economy of post-war France might proceed from two angles: an attempt might be made to verify business cycle theories by bringing to light those post-war fluctuations which agree with the theories, or else one might describe economic movements such as they have actually been observed in all their complexity and explain them partially, whenever this proves possible, by elements of different theories.


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    J. R. Hicks, A Contribution to the Theory of the Trade Cycle, Oxford, 1950.Google Scholar

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© International Economic Association 1955

Authors and Affiliations

  • André Piatier
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  1. 1.Institut National de la Statistique et des Études ÉconomiquesParisFrance

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