William J. Baumol

William Jack Baumol (born February 26, 1922) is an American economist. He is a professor of economics at New York University and is also Professor Emeritus at Princeton University. Baumol has written extensively about labor market and other economic factors that affect the economy. He also made contributions to the history of economic thought. He is among the most influential economists in the world according to IDEAS/RePEc. He was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1971. Continue Reading »

Global Trade and Conflicting National Interests
The Cost Disease: Why Computers Get Cheaper and Health Care Doesn't
The Theory of Environmental Policy
Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism, and the Economics of Growth and Prosperity
The Invention of Enterprise: Entrepreneurship from Ancient Mesopotamia to Modern Times
The Free-Market Innovation Machine: Analyzing the Growth Miracle of Capitalism
Productivity and American Leadership: The Long View
A History of Economic Thought
Downsizing in America: Reality, Causes, And Consequences

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