Political pressure and economic policy

British government 1970-1974 by Holmes, Martin

Publisher: Butterworth Scientific in London, Boston

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementMartin Holmes.
LC ClassificationsHC256.6 .H54 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination164 p. ;
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3071682M
ISBN 100408108304
LC Control Number82170177

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Pressure politics generally refers to political action which relies heavily on the use of mass media and mass communications to persuade politicians that the public wants or demands a particular action.

However, it commonly includes intimidation, threats, and other covert techniques as well. The use of pressure, intimidation and manipulation has existed for millennia.

The economic policy of governments covers the systems for setting levels of taxation, government budgets, the money supply and interest rates as well as the labour market, national ownership, and many other areas of government interventions into the economy.

Most factors of economic policy can be divided into either fiscal policy, which deals with government actions regarding taxation and. Cristina Terra, in Principles of International Finance and Open Economy Macroeconomics, Economic policy decisions are guided both by economic constraints and political considerations.

They can be divided into two levels. The first is the choice of the economic goal, while the second regards what policies will be used to attain it.

Political economy is the study of production and trade and their relations with law, custom and government; and with the distribution of national income and ascensionproducers.com a discipline, political economy originated in moral philosophy, in the 18th century, to explore the administration of states' wealth, with "political" signifying the Greek word polity and "economy" signifying the Greek word.

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The price of political power. Affluence and Influence: His book, Affluence & Influence, This tilt toward the wishes of the wealthy is observed in economic policy, foreign policy, and policy involving moral or religious values. On social welfare issues, the policy response to the middle class and poor is somewhat more equitable, but even.

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Downloadable. Much economic policy is deliberately shifted away from direct political processes to administrative processes political pressure deflection. Pressure deflection poses a puzzle to standard political economy models which suggest that having policies to `sell' is valuable to politicians.

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Why is it important to separate Federal Reserve monetary policy decisions from political influence. Congress has determined the Federal Reserve can best achieve its mission of supporting maximum employment and stable prices as an independent agency that makes decisions based on the best available evidence and analysis, without taking politics into consideration.

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). For more information on the source of this book, or why it is available for free, interest groups Associations of individuals or of organizations that form to advance a common political, economic.Downloadable (with restrictions)! Much economic policy is deliberately shifted away from direct political processes to administrative processes political pressure deflection.

Pressure deflection poses a puzzle to standard political economy models which suggest that having policies to `sell' is valuable to politicians.

The puzzle is solved here by showing that incumbents will favor pressure.