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The Tract on Monetary Reform as a precursor to Keynes' General Theory
This paper proposes a series of links between Keynes' Tract on Monetary Reform and his General Theory. Economists generally associate "Keynesianism” with the specific ideas represented in the General Theory. But many of ...
The capital, labor and import content of urban consumption patterns in Colombia
This paper measures the capital, labor and import content of expenditures in accordance with the income level of families of the four main cities of Colombia (Bogota, Medellin, Cali and Barranquilla). It also measures the ...
A note on unemployment in Colombia
The primary concern of this thesis is to consider the various reasons for which Colombia continues to show high rates of urban unemployment, giving special attention to three specific aspects: first, the failures and ...
Capital-labor ratios generated by family consumption
The determination of capital and labor use is generally framed in terms of profit maximizing and technological considerations. This thesis suggests that an important relationship between the level of family income and the ...
Structural changes in Colombian employment 1951-1968
The Colombian economy has undergone a substantial change in the structure of employment during the period 1951-1968. The concern of this thesis is the apportion changes in employment which have occurred during this period ...
Overvaluation of the exchange rate: the Peruvian case, 1968-1975
Between 1968 and 1975 the exchange rate became increasingly overvalued in Peru. During the same period.the government began to participate increasingly in the economy implementing a massive investment program. Expansionary ...