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European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention

The European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention (EJEEP) is a peer-reviewed journal which serves as a forum for studies in macroeconomic theory, economic institutions and economic policies. The recent financial and economic crises have again demonstrated the inadequacy of orthodox economics based on neoclassical foundations, both in explaining the causes of the crises and in suggesting the appropriate economic policy responses. Therefore, the managing editors invite contributions acknowledging the pluralism of research approaches in economics. In particular they aim at productive debates involving one or more variants of heterodox approaches. The managing editors contend that a wide variety of institutional and social factors shape economic life and economic processes. Only a careful study and integration of such factors into economics will lead to theoretical progress and to adequate economic policy recommendations. The submission of both theoretical and empirical work is encouraged.

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  • Marc Lavoie, Professor of Economics, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Torsten Niechoj, Professor of Economics and Political Science, Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  • Achim Truger, Professor of Economics, Berlin School of Economics and Law, Germany
  • Till van Treeck, Professor of Social Economics, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

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  • Randy Albelda, University of Massachusetts Boston, USA
  • Philip Arestis, University of Cambridge, UK and University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
  • Giorgos Argitis, University of Athens, Greece
  • Dirk Bezemer, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
  • Amit Bhaduri, Council for Social Development, New Delhi, India, and University of Pavia, Italy
  • Jörg Bibow, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, USA
  • Robert Blecker, American University, Washington, D.C., USA
  • Fernando Cardim de Carvalho, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Victoria Chick, University College London, UK
  • Amitava Dutt, University of Notre Dame, USA
  • Gary Dymski, University of Leeds, UK
  • Wolfram Elsner, University of Bremen, Germany
  • Fernando Ferrari Filho, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Allegre, Brazil
  • Jesus Ferreiro, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
  • Peter Flaschel, University of Bielefeld, Germany
  • Giuseppe Fontana, University of Leeds, UK
  • Ullrich Fritsche, University of Hamburg, Germany
  • Barbara Fritz, Free University of Berlin, Germany
  • John Grahl, Middlesex University Business School, UK
  • Mark Hayes, Durham University, UK
  • Fritz Helmedag, Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany
  • Hansjörg Herr, Berlin School of Economics and Law, Germany
  • Gustav Horn, Macroeconomic Policy Institute, IMK at Hans Boeckler Foundation, Duesseldorf, Germany
  • Jesper Jespersen, University of Roskilde, Denmark
  • John E. King, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Jörgen Kromphardt, Technical University of Berlin, Germany
  • Dany Lang, University of Paris 13, France
  • Edwin Le Heron, Science Po Bordeaux, France
  • Pedro Leao, University of Lisbon, Portugal
  • Ewald Nowotny, Austrian National Bank, OeNB, Vienna, Austria
  • Özlem Onaran, Greenwich University London, UK
  • Alfonso Palacio-Vera, Complutense University Madrid, Spain
  • Thomas I. Palley, New America Foundation, Washington, D.C., USA
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  • Jan Priewe, HTW University of Applied Sciences, Berlin, Germany
  • Louis-Philippe Rochon, Laurentian University, Greater Sudbury, Canada
  • Malcolm Sawyer, University of Leeds, UK
  • Juliet Schor, Boston College, USA
  • Mario Seccareccia, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Mark Setterfield, New School for Social Research, New York, USA
  • Elisabeth Springler, FH bfi Vienna, Austria
  • Engelbert Stockhammer, Kingston University London, UK
  • Servaas Storm, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • Andrea Terzi, Franklin University Switzerland
  • Hans Michael Trautwein, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg, Germany
  • Herbert Walther, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
  • Gennaro Zezza, University of Cassino, Italy

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Forthcoming Issue

Volume 12, Issue 3 (December 2015)



Interview with Lance Taylor: ‘Wage repression and secular stagnation are rather close in kind’ - Marc Lavoie


Currency regime crises, real wages, functional income distribution and production - Emiliano Brancaccio and Nadia Garbellini

Quantity-of-money fluctuations and economic instability: empirical evidence for the USA - Panayotis G. Michaelides, John G. Milios, Konstantinos N. Konstantakis and Panayiotis Tarnaras

Will ‘structural reforms’ of labour markets reduce productivity growth? A firm-level investigation - Robert Vergeer, Steven Dhondt, Alfred Kleinknecht and Karolus Kraan

Macroeconomic policy regimes in emerging markets: the case of Latvia - Milka Kazandziska

Book Reviews

Varoufakis, Y. (2011) The Global Minotaur: America, the True Origins of the Financial Crisis and the Future of the World Economy, London, UK/New York, USA (196 pages, hardcover, Zed Books)- Reviewed by Laura Carvalho

King, J.E. (2015): Advanced Introduction to Post Keynesian Economics, Cheltenham, UK/Northampton, USA: Edward ElgarHolcombe, R.H. (2014): Advanced Introduction to the Austrian School of Economics, Cheltenham, UK/Northampton, USA: Edward Elgar - Reviewed by Torsten Niechoj