New England Economic Review

New England Economic Review is a magazine specializing in Economic topics.

Articles from July-August

Economic Profit and Performance Measurement in Banking
Successful bank operation requires managers to weigh complex trade-offs between growth, return, and risk. In recent years banks increasingly have adopted innovative performance metrics such as risk-adjusted return on capital (RAROC) and economic value...
Globalization and U.S. Inflation
Where has all the inflation gone for what is getting to be a long time passing? Estimates of the Phillips curve suggest that the low level of unemployment over the last few years should have produced a fairly significant acceleration in prices, yet inflation...
School Quality and Massachusetts Enrollment Shifts in the Context of Tax Limitations
Like most states, Massachusetts underwent a large shift in public school enrollments between the 1980s and 1990s, requiring a number of sizable fiscal and educational adjustments by individual school districts. Between school years 1980 and 1989, the...