This is an excellent addition to the macro text market. The treatment of the topics is clear and always involves engagement with the emperical evidence. The latter is drawn from Europe and the US and the rest of the world. The coverage of topics is good.
Review by Shaun P. Hargreaves Heap, University of East Anglica, Textbook Guide May 2005 (The Times Ed Supp 2005-05-27)
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About the Author
Peter Birch Sørensen
is Professor of Economics at the University of Copenhagen and Chairman of the Danish Productivity Committee. He is a former Director of the university's Economic Policy Research Unit. He is a former Chairman of the Danish Economic Council, and he has served as a consultant on tax policy for the OECD, the European Commission, the International Monetary Fund and several national governments.
Hans Jørgen Whitta-Jacobsen is Professor of Economics at the University of Copenhagen and Chairman of the Danish Economic Council. He has served as a consultant for the Danish government on tax reform and as a reporter on economic issues for the main Danish public service TV channel.