Essays Tagged: "economists"


is and hunger. I shall be analyzing the situation using the neo-classical theory, as it is what the economists of the Pakistan government and the IMF are using to alleviate the economic instability of ... n the country's poverty and hunger issues. Rather the problem will continue to grow right under the economists' noses. Pakistan is also set back by ethnic problems, having numerous groups including Pu ...

(24 pages) 427 3 3.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The study of econonmics. An opinionated essay

ety or government meets the needs andwants of the populace , either through production or commerce .Economists see the world as a) profitable b) unprofitable c) and they seeopportunity costs . By view ...

(2 pages) 148 0 2.2 Dec/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Types of unemployment

also shows how well a nation's human resources are used and servesas an index of economic activity. Economists have described the types of unemploymentas frictional, structural, and cyclical.The first ...

(2 pages) 189 1 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Conflicts in Monetary Policy

policy are to 'promote maximum employment, inflation(stabilizing prices), and economic growth.' If economists believe it's possibleto achieve all the goals at once, the goals are inconsistent. There ... ans that we should try to hold theunemployment rate as low as possible without pushing it below whateconomists call the natural rate or the full- employment rate. Pushingunemployment below that level ...

(3 pages) 273 0 2.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Milton Friedman, his theory and work.

Milton Friedman is known as one of the top economists in the world. He has a Ph. D. from Columbia University, won a Noble Memorial Prize in eco ... man played a negative role in our economy.When the Great Depression hit worldwide, it was up to the economists to explain it and to devise a cure for it. A person named John Maynard Keynes came up wit ... r seven years. The American experience was in direct contrast to Great Britain's. As a result, most economists abandoned monetarist theory.In the end, Milton's Monetary theory was proven unfeasible. I ...

(4 pages) 214 0 3.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

How greed and ecnomics can be related. Everything in included here. Good luck!

his or her own self-interest without giving the outside world a second thought or glance. Countless economists have been awestruck as they watch people behave irrationally and unpredictably with their ... sane and unpredictable things with their money. If it is one thing that leaves the most prestigious economists scratching their heads in wonder, it is the amounts of money people spend attempting to s ...

(5 pages) 142 1 4.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Should Social Security be Privatized?

raises each tax year for Social Security benefits is paid out that same year to beneficiaries.Many economists believe that our Social Security system is in need of a major overhaul if today's workers ... at decision and government can do it better. The result is a bankrupt Social Security System.'These economists believe that by investing in the private market, someone currently entering the labor for ...

(8 pages) 369 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

How inflation and unemployement are related.

nomic world. By studying and understanding what inflation and unemployment are and how they relate, economists are able to predict many of the situations and complications that randomly take place in ... and complications that randomly take place in today's economy. Because of this financial knowledge, economists and the rest of society can better prepare for economic issues. After the definitions of ...

(2 pages) 256 0 2.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Analysing costs, profits and break even point.

its fixed and variable costs added together. We also need to remember that we borrow something from economists when we introduce time to the calculation. By this I mean the dreaded long and short run. ...

(4 pages) 279 1 4.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


on the timeline to the late 1970's when globalization was still an unborn idea in the hand of some economists who foresaw the globe in thirty or forty years ahead. Today, the dream came true and dist ... side by side with politics, units. Although globalization may seem fascinating and amazing to many economists and political leaders, "you can't satisfy all people's needs and wants," as an ancient ph ...

(6 pages) 212 0 4.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Adam Smith vs. John Maynard Keynes

ost influential economist of the eighteenth century and for all practical purposes one of the first economists that anyone has ever heard of.Ironically, Adam Smith's great economic break-through is th ...

(6 pages) 251 2 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Maybe Capitalism Isn't the Way After All...

world countries (the actual studies included Egypt) based on the extensive research by his team of economists.If De Soto's theories were to be applied in the rural, less civilized areas of Egypt, the ...

(6 pages) 80 1 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Keynes's general theoryof employment.

Theorycan be found in the writings of Malthus and Hobson, and in the writings of more contemporary economists such as Knut Wicksell, D.H. Robertson, and Richard F. Kahn. Also, the actions that Keynes ... ided a much more "general" theory than had existed in the past by exposing assumptions of classical economists, and he caused a great shift in emphasis to aggregates, the short run, and the problems o ...

(29 pages) 250 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Failure of international aid.

reater equality between the countries of the North and those of the South?IntroductionSociologists, Economists and Politicians have always placed countires or regions within a model or framework to al ...

(8 pages) 99 0 4.7 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The Telecommunications Industry .

ipment maker sector can be categorised as a free market, with perfect competition according to some economists. As such it is largely uninteresting for this paper. Instead, this paper will attempt to ...

(10 pages) 483 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Aging population and how it is effecting Australia.

tional Anthem) 'boundless plains to share' has a population comparable to that of a Pacific Island. Economists argue that our country's underpopulation is hampering Australia's becoming a major econom ... sfully( especially with the current terrorism situation), and improve its financial situation. Many economists contend that increasing the size of companies, industries and cities can initiate a drama ...

(5 pages) 141 0 4.6 Jun/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The impact of War Communism and the New Economic Policy (NEP) on both the peasantry and proletariat in Russian society between 1918 and 1928.

ideological significance. While this has since become "the standard account," several well-informed economists writing in the 1920s, such as Boris Brutzkus and Leo Pasvolsky, viewed war communism in a ...

(4 pages) 83 1 3.9 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This essay is on the 5 best inventions in economic growth.

The ultimate engine of economic growth is new technology. According to economists, the growth of output per capita is a fairly recent phenomenon. This can be attributed to ...

(2 pages) 60 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Globalization. What is globalization? How does it effects people in different governments?

al system in which the process of change increasingly binds people together in a common fate." Some economists see globalization as being in the best interest of all states involved, while others beli ...

(1 pages) 548 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Bankruptcy of Our Natural Resources.

e worried by this initiative. Thinning old-growth lumber will greatly reduce the natural ecosystem. Economists are worried about this initiative because of the effect on tourism and natural resources. ... conomic facts:-National forests supply more than $530.4 million acre-feet of clean water each year. Economists estimate the value of this water for consumptive purposes alone at $3.7 billion per year. ...

(7 pages) 118 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics