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Harvard Economic Studies 135

Capital Transfers and Economic Policy

Canada, 1951-1962

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$55.50 • £44.95 • €50.00

ISBN 9780674094857

Publication Date: 01/01/1971


432 pages

43 tables

Harvard Economic Studies


  • Abbreviations
  • 1. Policy Problems and Theoretical Hypotheses
  • 2. Influences on Canadian Net Capital Inflows
  • 3. Interactions between Capital Flows and Interest Rates
  • 4. Direct Investment and Capital Formation
  • 5. Direct Foreign Influences on Canadian Prices and Wages
  • 6. Lag Patterns in the Process of Adjustment
  • 7. The Mechanism of Adjustment to Exogenous Capital Flows
  • 8. Endogenous Capital Flows and Responses to Domestic Policy
  • Appendixes
    • A. The Effectiveness of Monetary and Fiscal Policies under Fixed and Floating Exchange-Rate Systems
    • B. Methods Employed to Investigate Lag Patterns
    • C. Dynamic Multipliers Derived from Officer's Quarterly Model of the Canadian Economy
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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