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The Elgar Companion to Hyman Minsky [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781847208491Publication details: Cheltenham : Edward Elgar Publishing, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9781849807098
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: No title; Print version:: The Elgar Companion to Hyman MinskyDDC classification:
  • 330.156
LOC classification:
  • HB119.M48
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Contents:
Cover; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; 1 Introduction: Minsky on money, banking and finance; 2 What would Minsky have thought of the mortgage crisis?; 3 Minsky and economic policy: 'Keynesianism' all over again?; 4 Minsky in the 'new' capitalism: the new clothes of the financial instability hypothesis; 5 Rational and innovative behaviors at the core of financial crises: banking in Minsky's theory; 6 What would Minsky do?; 7 It's the right moment to embrace the Minsky model; 8 Innovation and equilibrium?
9 Hyman Minsky and the dilemmas of contemporary economic method10 Financial instability and agents' heterogeneity: a post Minskyan research agenda; 11 Growth cycles and the Financial Instability Hypothesis (FIH); 12 A spatialized approach to asset bubbles and Minsky crises; 13 The psychology of financial markets: Keynes, Minsky and emotional fi nance; 14 The generalized 'Minsky Moment'; Index;
Summary: This book provides a timely and engaging treatment of Hyman Minsky's approach to economics, which is enjoying a renewed appreciation because of its prescient analysis of the slow but sure transformation of the capitalist economy in the post-war period. Many have called the global financial crisis that began in the United States in 2007 a 'Minsky crisis', and these collected contributions demonstrate precisely why both academic economists as well as policymakers have turned to Minsky for guidance. The book brings together the foremost Minsky scholars to provide a comprehensive overview of his a
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Cover; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; 1 Introduction: Minsky on money, banking and finance; 2 What would Minsky have thought of the mortgage crisis?; 3 Minsky and economic policy: 'Keynesianism' all over again?; 4 Minsky in the 'new' capitalism: the new clothes of the financial instability hypothesis; 5 Rational and innovative behaviors at the core of financial crises: banking in Minsky's theory; 6 What would Minsky do?; 7 It's the right moment to embrace the Minsky model; 8 Innovation and equilibrium?

9 Hyman Minsky and the dilemmas of contemporary economic method10 Financial instability and agents' heterogeneity: a post Minskyan research agenda; 11 Growth cycles and the Financial Instability Hypothesis (FIH); 12 A spatialized approach to asset bubbles and Minsky crises; 13 The psychology of financial markets: Keynes, Minsky and emotional fi nance; 14 The generalized 'Minsky Moment'; Index;

This book provides a timely and engaging treatment of Hyman Minsky's approach to economics, which is enjoying a renewed appreciation because of its prescient analysis of the slow but sure transformation of the capitalist economy in the post-war period. Many have called the global financial crisis that began in the United States in 2007 a 'Minsky crisis', and these collected contributions demonstrate precisely why both academic economists as well as policymakers have turned to Minsky for guidance. The book brings together the foremost Minsky scholars to provide a comprehensive overview of his a