Institutional change and the level of employment

a study of British unemployment, 1918-1929.
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University of Miami Press , Coral Gables, Fla
Unemployed, England -- Economic conditions -- 20th ce
SeriesUniversity of Miami publications in economics, no. 1
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 129 p. diagrs., tables.
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Open LibraryOL14816433M

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This study was set out to identify the linkages between FDI, institutional change, employment and services growth in megalopolises in China. We choose the four super cities in China, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen, take government interference and openness as the proxy variable of institutional change, based on Douglas production function and using data from Year towe Author: Di Shang, Liyan Liu.

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In this article, I draw on the work of Kathleen Thelen on institutional change. 2 Thelen, with others, has identified five main methods of institutional change: layering, displacement, drift, conversion and exhaustion.

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Activating Systemic Change Toward Full Participation: The Pivotal The term "action arena" is borrowed from Elinor Ostrom's important book, Understanding Institutional Diversity.

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The authors develop their model of institutional change. They argue that if external economic factors make an increase in income possible but not attainable within the existing.

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Their focus on ‘critical junctures’ as moments of institutional change has parallels with work on the contested, multi-level aspects of diffusion processes.

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At the theoretical level, there is much debate in the field of institutional economics about the role of technological change in endogenous growth theory.

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In Taking the Reins, Eckel and Kezar conclude that although there are no cookie-cutter solutions to meaningful, in-depth, and comprehensive transformation in higher education, there are some successful approaches that can lead to this change. Dynamics of Institutional Change advocates change in massive, tangled healthcare organizations.

However, the authors offer more than just a tired discourse on the nature of transition. This book tells how the needed transformation can be achieved by making difficult decisions, addressing nettlesome problems, and attending to daily management.Demographic Pressure and Institutional Change: Village-Level Response to Rural Population Growth in Burkina Faso Margaret S.

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