Robert E. Lucas Jr.'s collected papers on monetary theory

Thomas J. Sargent

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    This paper is a critical review of and a reader's guide to a collection of papers by Robert E. Lucas, Jr. about fruitful ways of using general equilibrium theories to understand measured economic aggregates. These beautifully written and wisely argued papers integrated macroeconomics, microeconomics, finance, and econometrics in ways that restructured big parts of macroeconomic research.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)43-64
    Number of pages22
    JournalJournal of Economic Literature
    Issue number1
    StatePublished - Mar 1 2015

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Economics and Econometrics


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