Publications by Ernst Juerg Weber

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Discussion Papers:

Collins, J., Baer, B. and Weber, E.J. (2013) ‘Population, Technological Progress and the Evolution of Innovative Potential’, Economics Discussion Paper 13.21, Business School, University of Western Australia.

Collins, J., Baer, B. and Weber, E.J. (2012) ‘Sexual Selection, Conspicuous Consumption and Economic Growth’, Economics Discussion Paper 12.15, Business School, University of Western Australia.

Weber, E.J. (2012) ‘Australian Fiscal Policy in the Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis’, Economics Discussion Paper 12.11, Business School, University of Western Australia.

Book Chapters:

Pawley, J. and Weber, E.J. (2011) ‘Investment, Technical Progress and the Consequences of the Global Economic Crisis’, in de La Grandville, O. (ed.) Economic Growth and Development, Frontiers of Economics and Globalization, Vol. 11, Bingley, UK: Emerald, 483-492.

Weber, E.J. (2009) ‘A Short History of Derivative Security Markets’, in Hafner, W. and Zimmermann, H. (eds) Vinzenz Bronzin's Option Pricing Models, Berlin and Heidelberg: Springer, 431-466.

Weber, E.J. (2003) ‘Switzerland Before 1815’, Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History, Vol 5, Oxford University Press, 42-44.

Weber, E.J. (2003) ‘The Misuse of Central Bank Gold Holdings’, in Tcha, M. (ed.) Gold and the Modern World Economy, London: Routledge, 64-80.

Weber, E.J. (1992) ‘Free Banking in Switzer¬land After the Liberal Revolutions in the Nineteenth Century’, in Dowd, K. (ed.) The Experience of Free Banking, London: Routledge, 187-205.

Journal Articles

Collins, J., Baer, B. and Weber, E.J. (2013) ‘Economic Growth and Evolution: Parental Preference for Quality and Quantity of Offspring’, Macroeconomic Dynamics (accepted for publication).

Khuu, A. and Weber, E.J. (2013) ‘How Australian Farmers Deal with Risk’, Agricultural Finance Review (accepted for publication).

Weber, E.J. (2011) ‘Wilfred E.G. Salter: The Merits of a Classical Economic Education’, History of Economics Review, 54, 111-130.

Weber, E.J. (2011) ‘Computational Macroeconomics for the Open Economy’ by Lim, G.C. and McNelis, P.D., book review, Economic Record, 87/277, 353-355.

McLure, M., Turkington D. and Weber, E.J. (2010) ‘A Conversation with Arnold Zellner’, History of Economics Review, 51. (Reprinted in Parameter, Chicago Chapter of the American Statistical Association, 2010)

Weber, E.J. (2010) ‘The Role of the Real Interest Rate in U.S. Macroeconomic History’, B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, 10(1), Article 7.

Hallam A. and Weber, E.J. (2008) ‘Labour Taxes and Work Hours in Australia’, Australian Journal of Labour Economics, 11(2), 117-128.

Weber, E.J. (2008) ‘Money and Inflation in a Macroeconomic Model with Indexed Bonds’, Review Article, History of Economics Review, 47, 139-147.

Weber, E.J. (2007) ‘Optimal Control Theory for Undergraduates Using the Microsoft Excel Solver Tool’, Computers in Higher Education Economics Review (CHEER), 19, 4-15.

Weber, E.J. (2006) ‘Monetary Policy in a Heterogeneous Monetary Union: The Australian Experience’, Applied Economics, 38, 2487-2495.

Weber, E.J. (2005) ‘What Determines Australian Interest Rates?’ Journal of Australian Political Economy, 55, 123-129.

Weber, E.J. (1998) ‘The IMF and Indonesia: Two Equal Partners’, Policy, 14(3), Spring, 23-28.

Weber, E.J. (1996) ‘'Imaginary' or 'Real' Moneys of Account in Medieval Europe? An Econometric Analysis of the Basle Pound, 1365-1429’, Explorations in Economic History, 33, 479-495.

Weber, E.J. (1996) ‘Economic Growth’, review article, Journal of Economic Surveys, 10(3), 357-365.

Weber, E.J. (1994) ‘The Role of Money During the Recession in Australia in 1990-92’, Applied Financial Economics, 4, 355-361. Reprinted in Stemp, P. and Milne-Pott, J. (eds) Australian Readings in Monetary and Financial Economics, Melbourne: Longman, 1996, 315-323.

Weber, E.J. (1994) ‘Will Inflation Return?’ Policy 10(2), Winter, 3-6.

Weber, E.J. (1993) ‘The Economics of Monetary Integration’ by P. de Grauwe, book review, Economic Record, 69(206), 345-347.

Charleson L.R. and Weber, E.J. (1993) ‘Energy Forecasts for Western Australia’, 1992-2010, Energy Economics, 15, April, 111-122.

Chen, D., Clements, K.W. and Roberts, E.J. and Weber, E.J. (1991) ‘Forecasting Steel Demand in China’, Resources Policy, September, 196-210.

Weber, E.J. (1988) ‘Currency Competition in Switzerland’, 1826-1850, Kyklos, 41, 459-478.

Weber E.J. (1986) ‘The Causes of Bank Failures: Deflationary Spells’, Economics Letters, 20, 359-362.


‘Greece on the Precipice’, Letters, The Economist, May 26, 2012.

Weber, E.J. (2009) ‘Pre-Industrial Bimetallism: The Index Coin Hypothesis’, Economics Discussion Paper 09.12, Business School, University of Western Australia.

Weber, E.J. (2001) ‘Australian Monetary Policy: A European Connection?’ Economics Discussion Paper 01-02, University of Western Australia.

Quiang, Y. and Weber. E.J. (1995) ‘Forecasting World Metal Prices’, Economics Discussion Paper 95.17, University of Western Australia, 1995.

Weber, E.J. (1992) ‘Comment: Niehans, J. Revolution and Evolution in Economic Theory’, Bateman Memorial Lecture, Economics Discussion Paper 92.20, University of Western Australia.

Chen, D., Clements, K.W., Roberts, E.J. and Weber, E.J. (1992) ‘China's Steel Demand’, Mining Review, February, 1992, 25-28.

‘Loans Not Made from Thin Air’, The Australian, 24 September 1992.

Weber, E.J. (1991) ‘Qualifying Ricardian Equivalence: Immigration’, Economics Discussion Paper 89.19, University of Western Australia. (Population Index, 57/2, 1991)

Weber, E.J. (1988) ‘The Relative Importance of International Transmission Channels: New Zealand 1967-1984’, Department of Economics, Victoria University of Wellington.

Weber, E.J. (1987) ‘Efficient Market and Inefficient Emperors’, Journal of Political Economy, 95, 1987. (back cover)

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