First Edition of Alvin Hansen's Business Cycles and National Income
Business Cycles and National Income.
Hansen, Alvin H.$150.00
Item Number: 4286
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc, 1951.
First edition of this work by the “American Keynes.” Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a very good dust jacket with a chip to the crown of the spine.
Hansen, often referred to as the American Keynes, wrote this work during the World War II against the background of the economic and political futility of the 1930s, it deals with the changing role of government, and particularly fiscal policy as an instrument for regulating the national income and its distribution.