Centralization and Decentralization in Economic Policy.

TINBERGEN Jan (1954.)

£Reserved  [First Edition]

First edition. 8vo. [8], 80 pp. Original green printed wrappers (extremities very slightly rubbed, otherwise an excellent copy). Amsterdam, North-Holland Publishing Company, Contributions to Economic Analysis.

Tinbergen was awarded the first Nobel Prize in Economics in 1969 jointly with Ragnar Frisch for his services to econometric modelling and measurement. In 1945, 'Tinbergen was appointed Director of the newly established Netherlands Central Planning Bureau and turned his attention to the problem of policy making. On the Theory of Economic Policy (1952) and Centralization in Economic Policy (1954) were capped by Economic Policy: Principles and Design (1956)' the core tenants of which are 'now common parlance among policy-makers everywhere' (Blaug).

Ownership inscription of Ronald S. Weinberg, Professor of Economics at Washington University in St. Louis, to inside front cover. 

Stock Code: 234352

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