First Edition of Alvin Hansen's Fiscal Policy and Business Cycles
Fiscal Policy and Business Cycles.
Hansen, Alvin H.$175.00
Item Number: 2272
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc, 1941.
First edition of this work by the “American Keynes.” Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a good price-clipped dust jacket with chipping and wear. Uncommon in the original dust jacket.
Alvin Hansen 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.