Macroeconomics for Development: Prognosis and Prospects

Raghbendra Jha

    Research output: Book/ReportBook


    Providing a broad overview of the impact of COVID-19 on economic development, this timely book closely examines the macroeconomic aspects of economic development and the design of monetary policies including under extreme crises. Raghbendra Jha expertly introduces the subject, highlighting the links between economic growth and macroeconomic stability and illustrates a snapshot of economic development. Thoughtful discussions on measurements and limitations of the Human Development Index as well as the role of institutions and the design for monetary policy are also thoroughly reviewed. Furthermore, the book considers the open economy aspects of economic development and the challenges experienced following the global COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The insightful overview of this evolving subject will be crucial reading for scholars interested in economic development, undergraduate and graduate students of economics, as well as economics scholars more broadly. Policymakers, both nationally and internationally, will find the discussions surrounding the design of monetary policies informative and illuminating.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationAustralia
    PublisherEdward Elgar Publishing
    Number of pages170
    ISBN (Print)978 1 78897 787 6
    Publication statusPublished - 2023


    Dive into the research topics of 'Macroeconomics for Development: Prognosis and Prospects'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

    Cite this