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Principles of Macroeconomics by Libby Rittenberg, Timothy Tregarthen – Flat World Knowledge The authors teach economics as the study of choice by providing students with an accessible, straightforward overview of economics. The decisions on savings, education, and labor supply that generate these variables are made within families.

Standard theories of wealth inequality cannot explain why the aristocrats, in spite of their superior wealth and education, failed to be the main protagonists and beneficiaries of industrialization.

Macroeconomics by Matthias Doepke, Andreas Lehnert, Andrew Sellgren

Parents expecting their children to become entrepreneurs have an incentive to instill these two values in their children. The British Industrial Revolution was a time of major socio-economic transformations. I show that in this environment monetary shocks have persistent effects even when the adjustment cost is very small.

We assess the merits of different education systems in a framework that accounts for the joint decision problem of parents regarding fertility and education. Our methods generalize to environments with multiple actions and additional states, some of which may be observable. Tiger Moms and Helicopter Parents: In our model, fertility and education decisions are interdependent. In this paper, we investigate men’s incentives for sharing power with women. Money as a Unit of Accountwith Martin Schneider.


One of the key social transformations that accompanied the Industrial Revolution was the economic decline of the aristocracy. American Economic ReviewSeptember A mean-preserving spread in the income distribution increases the fertility differential between the rich and the poor, which implies that more weight gets placed on macrosconomics who provide little education.

Women’s rights and economic development are highly correlated. A Cure for Hyper-Parenting.

In addition, there are many couples who disagree on having babies, and in low-fertility countries women are much more likely than men to be opposed to having another child. The theory can account for the observation that in Britain regulations were first dopke after a period of rising wage inequality, and coincided with rapid fertility decline.

The paper November His research interests include economic growth and development, political economy, macroeconomics, and monetary economics. Journal of Demographic Economics,81 1 In this paper, we discuss research on the long-run implications of such policies.

Workers who compete with children in the labor market support the introduction of a child labor ban, unless their own working children provide a macroeclnomics fraction of family income.

Macroeconomicd maximize an objective function that combines Beckerian altruism and paternalism towards children. The main losers from inflation are rich, old households, the major bondholders in the economy. The main predictions of the theory are consistent with state-level and micro data from the United States as well as cross-country evidence from the PISA study.

We discuss the two-way link between culture and economic growth. How many entrepreneurs there are in a society hinges, in turn, on parental investments in children’s patience and risk tolerance. Given this finding, we investigate the potential political-economic reasons behind the emergence and persistence of child-labor legislation.


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Agents enter into non-contingent contracts with a variety of business partners. We start by focusing on short and medium run fluctuations, and argue that changes in family structure in recent decades have important repercussions for the determination of aggregate labor supply and savings. An opinion piece by Pamela Druckerman on nytimes. Doepkr point to evidence at both the macro and micro levels that this is indeed the case.

I first show that under the standard dynastic social welfare function, which is commonly applied to intergenerational models, child labor is never exploitative.

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Business Conditions Analysis by David A. Child Labor, Voting, Fertility, Inequality. We argue that there is truth to both hypotheses.

Quarterly Journal of EconomicsFebruary In our model, women’s legal rights set the marital eoepke power of husbands and wives. In recent years, a number of governments and consumer groups in rich countries have tried to discourage the use of child labor in poor countries through measures such as product boycotts and the imposition of international labor standards.

A quick review of the essence of macroeconomics; Economic data sources and their interrelations; Forecasting models and their uses; Putting together the notion of business environment within a strategic view of a business enterprise.