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Information, Expectations, and Inventory Fluctuations: A Study of Materials Stock on Hand and on Order

Ruth P. Mack

Published in 1967 by NBER
in NBER Book Series Studies in Business Cycles

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320 pages
ISBN: 0-870-14478-2

Table of Contents

Front matter. (p. -16 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Overview and Summary. (p. 3 - 16) (bibliographic info) (download)
I. Questions and Sources of Evidence. (p. 17 - 18) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Gaps in the Explanation of Inventory Behavior. (p. 19 - 23) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Functions and Determinants of Stocks in Business Enterprises. (p. 24 - 53) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. The Problem of Aggregative Analysis of Ownership. (p. 54 - 65) (bibliographic info) (download)
II. The Behavior of Ownership and Its Parts. (p. 67 - 68) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Materials Ownership, Durable Goods Manufacturers. (p. 69 - 92) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Merchandise Ownership, Department Stores. (p. 93 - 113) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Rates of Change. (p. 114 - 129) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Stocks and Adjacent Flows, Department Stores. (p. 130 - 143) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Stocks and Adjacent Flows, Durable Goods Manufacturers. (p. 144 - 155) (bibliographic info) (download)
III. Search for Explanations. (p. 157 - 158) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Causes of Fluctuation in Ownership: The Sales Link. (p. 159 - 176) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Causes of Fluctuation in Ownership: Market Conditions. (p. 177 - 209) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Fluctuation in Ownership and Inventory Models. (p. 210 - 240) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. Inventory-Purchase Cycles and Business Cycles. (p. 241 - 268) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Toward a Theory of Inventory Behavior. (p. 269 - 297) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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