1 online resource (xiv, 558 pages) : illustrations, text file, PDF
Originally published in 1979 by M.E. Sharpe, Inc.
"Originally published in 1979, this reader presents an industrialist view of the labour market and economics as they stood at the time in the United States. The essays collated aim to answer macroeconomic questions on this topic as well as exploring issues related closely to employment and inflation. This title will be of interest to students of business and economics."--Provided by publisher.
Part PART ONE: Wage Rigidities, Employment Opportunities, and Labor Market Stratification: AN OVERVIEW -- chapter 1 Unemployment and Inflation: An Alternative View -- chapter 2 A Job Competition Model -- chapter 3 The Labor Market in Post-Keynesian Theory -- chapter 4 Is There a Phillips Curve? -- chapter A. Rigidities in the Wage Structure: Early Formulations -- chapter B. Rigidities in the Wage Structure: Recent Formulations -- part PART THREE: Labor Market Structure -- chapter 1 Why the U.S. Unemployment Rate Is So High -- chapter 2 Marginal Workers in Industrial Society -- chapter 3 The Structure of the Labor Market for Young Men -- chapter 4 Wage Determination in Low-Wage Labor Markets and the Role of Minimum-Wage Legislation -- chapter 5 Foreign Workers -- chapter 6 Work and Welfare.