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First Name: Giuseppe
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Last Name: Fontana

RePEc Short-ID: pfo28

Postal Address: Economics Leeds University Business School The University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0)113 3434503


Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
University of Leeds
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0) 113 233 4466
Fax: +44 (0) 113 233 4465
Postal: University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT
Handle: RePEc:edi:sbleeuk (more details at EDIRC)


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Working papers

  1. Giuseppe Fontana, 2009. "Whither New Consensus Macroeconomics? The Role of Government and Fiscal Policy in Modern Macroeconomics," Economics Working Paper Archive wp_563, Levy Economics Institute, The.
  2. Giuseppe Fontana, 2006. "The "New Consensus" View of Monetary Policy: A New Wicksellian Connection?," Economics Working Paper Archive wp_476, Levy Economics Institute, The.
  3. Giuseppe Fontana & Alfonso Palacio- Vera, 2005. "Are Long-Run Price Stability and Short-run Output Stabilization All that Monetary Policy Can Aim For?," Macroeconomics 0511024, EconWPA.


  1. Emiliano Brancaccio & Giuseppe Fontana, 2013. "'Solvency rule' versus 'Taylor rule': an alternative interpretation of the relation between monetary policy and the economic crisis," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 37(1), pages 17-33.
  2. Giuseppe Fontana & Malcolm Sawyer, 2012. "Setting the Wrong Guidelines for Fiscal Policy," International Journal of Political Economy, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 41(2), pages 27-41, July.
  3. Giuseppe Fontana & Malcolm Sawyer, 2011. "Fiscal Austerity," Challenge, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 54(2), pages 42-60, March.
  4. Aurelie Charles & Giuseppe Fontana, 2011. "A critical assessment of the financialisation process and its impact on the US labour force during the great recession," International Journal of Public Policy, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 7(1/2/3), pages 97-111.
  5. Aurelie Charles & Giuseppe Fontana & Abhinav Srivastava, 2010. "India, China and the East Asian Miracle: a human capital development path to high growth rates and declining inequalities," Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, Cambridge Political Economy Society, vol. 4(1), pages 29-48.
  6. Giuseppe Fontana, 2010. "The Return of Keynesian Economics: A Contribution in the Spirit of John Cornwall's Work," Review of Political Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(4), pages 517-533.
  7. Philip Arestis & Giuseppe Fontana, 2009. "Special symposium of discretionary fiscal policy: fiscal policy is back!," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 31(4), pages 547-548, July.
  8. Giuseppe Fontana & Abhinav Srivastava, 2009. "A Human Capital Approach to Inequalities: The Case of the East Asian Miracle and India," Journal of Economic Issues, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 43(2), pages 523-530, June.
  9. Giuseppe Fontana, 2009. "The transmission mechanism of fiscal policy: a critical assessment of current theories and empirical methodologies," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 31(4), pages 587-604, July.
  10. Giuseppe Fontana & Mark Setterfield, 2009. "Macroeconomics, endogenous money and the contemporary financial crisis: a teaching model," International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 1(1/2), pages 130-147.
  11. Giuseppe Fontana, 2008. "Introduction to Post-Keynesian Economics," Eastern Economic Journal, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 34(1), pages 131-133, Winter.
  12. Giuseppe Fontana, 2008. "Structural Models and Monetary Policy at the Federal Reserve Board: Last Vestiges of the Neoclassical Synthesis or Pragmatic New Consensus?," Ekonomia, Cyprus Economic Society and University of Cyprus, vol. 11(2), pages 69-88, Winter.
  13. Giuseppe Fontana, 2007. "Why money matters: Wicksell, Keynes, and the new consensus view on monetary policy," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 30(1), pages 43-60, October.
  14. Giuseppe Fontana & Alfonso Palacio-Vera, 2007. "Are Long-Run Price Stability And Short-Run Output Stabilization All That Monetary Policy Can Aim For?," Metroeconomica, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 58(2), pages 269-298, 05.
  15. Giuseppe Fontana & Bill Gerrard, 2006. "The future of Post Keynesian economics," BNL Quarterly Review, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, vol. 59(236), pages 49-80.
  16. Giuseppe Fontana, 2006. "The Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank: a theoretical comparison of their legislative mandates," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 28(3), pages 433-450, April.
  17. Giuseppe Fontana, 2006. "“Mr Keynes and the ‘Classics’” Again: A Methodological Enquiry," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 34(2), pages 161-174, June.
  18. Giuseppe Fontana, 2005. "A history of Post Keynesian economics since 1936: some hard (and not so hard) questions for the future," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 27(3), pages 409-421, April.
  19. Giuseppe Fontana & Alfonso Palacio-Vera, 2004. "Monetary Policy Uncovered: Theory and Practice," International Review of Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(1), pages 1-19.
  20. Giuseppe Fontana, 2004. "Rethinking Endogenous Money: A Constructive Interpretation Of The Debate Between Horizontalists And Structuralists," Metroeconomica, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 55(4), pages 367-385, November.
  21. Fontana, Giuseppe & Gerrard, Bill, 2004. "A Post Keynesian theory of decision making under uncertainty," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 25(5), pages 619-637, October.
  22. Giuseppe Fontana, 2004. "Hicks on monetary theory and history: money as endogenous money," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 28(1), pages 73-88, January.
  23. Giuseppe Fontana, 2003. "Post Keynesian Approaches to Endogenous Money: A time framework explanation," Review of Political Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(3), pages 291-314.
  24. Giuseppe Fontana & Ezio Venturino, 2003. "Endogenous Money: An Analytical Approach," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 50(4), pages 398-416, 09.
  25. Giuseppe Fontana & Alfonso Palacio-Vera, 2002. "Monetary Policy Rules: What Are We Learning?," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 24(4), pages 547-568, July.
  26. Giuseppe Fontana & Bill Gerrard, 2002. "The Significance of the Monetary Context of Economic Behavior," Review of Social Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 60(2), pages 243-262.
  27. Giuseppe Fontana, 2002. "The Making of Monetary Policy in Endogenous Money Theory: An Introduction," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 24(4), pages 503-509, July.
  28. Giuseppe Fontana, 2001. "Focus on Economic Theory Keynes on the "Nature of Economic Thinking": The Principle of Non-Neutrality of Choice and the Principle of Non-Neutrality of Money," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 60(4), pages 711-743, 04.
  29. Giuseppe Fontana, 2000. "Post Keynesians and Circuitists on Money and Uncertainty: An Attempt at Generality," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 23(1), pages 27-48, October.

NEP Fields

4 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (4) 2005-12-09 2006-03-11 2006-11-25 2009-06-17. Author is listed
  2. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2006-11-25. Author is listed
  3. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (4) 2005-12-09 2006-03-11 2006-11-25 2009-06-17. Author is listed
  4. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (3) 2005-12-09 2006-03-11 2006-11-25. Author is listed
  5. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (3) 2006-03-11 2006-11-25 2009-06-17. Author is listed


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