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內容簡介

內容簡介 From Nobel Prize-winning economist Jean Tirole, a bold new agenda for the role of economics in societyWhen Jean Tirole won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics, he suddenly found himself being stopped in the street by complete strangers and asked to comment on issues of the day, no matter how distant from his own areas of research. His transformation from academic economist to public intellectual prompted him to reflect further on the role economists and their discipline play in society. The result is Economics for the Common Good, a passionate manifesto for a world in which economics, far from being a "dismal science," is a positive force for the common good.Economists are rewarded for writing technical papers in scholarly journals, not joining in public debates. But Tirole says we urgently need economists to engage with the many challenges facing society, helping to identify our key objectives and the tools needed to meet them.To show how economics can help us realize the common good, Tirole shares his insights on a broad array of questions affecting our everyday lives and the future of our society, including global warming, unemployment, the post-2008 global financial order, the Euro crisis, the digital revolution, innovation, and the proper balance between the free market and regulation.Providing a rich account of how economics can benefit everyone, Economics for the Common Good sets a new agenda for the role of economics in society.

作者介紹

作者介紹 ■作者簡介Jean Tirole, the winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics, has been described as one of the most influential economists of our time. He is chairman of the Toulouse School of Economics and of the Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse and a visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His many books include The Theory of Corporate Finance and Financial Crises, Liquidity, and the International Monetary System (both Princeton).

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書名 / Economics for the Common Good
簡介 / Economics for the Common Good:,FromNobelPrize-winningeconomistJeanTirole,aboldnewagendafortheroleofeconomicsinsocietyWhenJeanTirolewonthe2014NobelPrizeinEcono
作者 / Jean Tirole
出版社 / PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS
誠品26碼 / 2681463498009
ISBN13 / 9780691175164
ISBN10 / 0691175160
EAN / 9780691175164
尺寸 / 23.5X15.2CM
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語言 / 英文
頁數 / 584
裝訂 / 精裝