Public Investment and Full Employment

Woytinsky, W. S.
April 1948
Industrial & Labor Relations Review;Apr48, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p526
Book Review
This article reviews the book "Public Investment and Full Employment."


Related Articles

  • PUBLIC INVESTMENT AND FULL EMPLOYMENT (Book). Wohl, R. Richard // Social Forces;May48, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p491 

    Reviews the book "Public Investment and Full Employment."

  • Does Public Investment Enhance Labor Productivity Growth in Chile? A Cointegration Analysis. RAMIREZ, MIGUEL D. // North American Journal of Economics & Finance;1998, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p45 

    Presents a study in which time-series data was used to examine the impact of labor productivity growth on government investment in Chile. Estimation of a linear growth model which incorporates a number of quantitative and qualitative variables for the country; Insight on the participation of...

  • Hot tip: Invest in integrity. Manji, Irshad // Herizons;Spring99, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p43 

    Urges Canadian labor unions to use their financial clout to pioneer uniquely public investments. Recovery bonds as a way to help re-finance Canada's collapsed resource industries; Technology investments; Author's call for labor unions to disclose their compromises with bankers and bondholders.

  • A DESCRIPTIVE NOTE ON THE INTERSTATE RATES OF RETURN FROM SCHOOLING FOR MALES, 1960 and 1970. Rice, G. Randolph // Annals of Regional Science;Nov75, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p73 

    Rates of return from schooling became an important topic during the 1960's owing to their respective education and manpower implications. Currently (I970), it is important to determine whether the market returns to education as observed in 1960 are temporally constant, i.e., whether relative...

  • Public Capital Formation and Labor Productivity Growth in Mexico. Ramirez, Miguel D. // Atlantic Economic Journal;Dec2002, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p366 

    This paper addresses the important question whether public investment spending on economic infrastructure enhances economic growth and labor productivity in Mexico. Following the lead of the endogenous growth literature, it presents a modified production function which explicitly includes the...

  • Public Investment and Income Taxation: Redistribution vs. Productive Performance. Gaube, Thomas // Journal of Economics;Oct2005, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p1 

    This paper deals with government investment in a static two-type self-selection model of optimum income taxation. It is shown that the second-best investment rule is consistent with efficient production, provided that public investment has no influence on relative factor prices. Otherwise,...

  • Government Size and Unemployment: Evidence from Industrial Countries. Feldmann, Horst // Public Choice;Jun2006, Vol. 127 Issue 3/4, p443 

    Using data from 19 industrial countries for the period 1985 to 2002, this paper analyzes how the size of the government sector affects unemployment. Controlling for the impact of the business cycle as well as for the impact of all major labor market institutions and unobserved country effects,...

  • IN BRIEF.  // Public Finance;10/06/95, p3 

    Reports developments related to public finance in Great Britain as of October 1995. Includes statement of the Association of District Councils on lottery cash awards; Increase in the length of contract for some blue-collar services; Desire of the most Members of the Parliament to see increase...

  • Are Foreign and Public Investment Spending Productive in the Argentine Case? A Single Break Unit Root and Cointegration Analysis, 1960-2010. Ramirez, Miguel D. // Modern Economy;Oct2012, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p726 

    This paper addresses the important question of whether public investment spending and inward foreign direct investment (FDI) flows enhance economic growth and labor productivity in Argentina. The paper estimates a dynamic labor productivity function for the 1960-2010 period that incorporates the...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics