John R. Commons: Selected Essays
Edited by Malcolm Rutherford, Warren Samuels
Routledge – 1997 – 576 pages
John R. Commons is one of the most significant figures in the development of American economics. One of the founders of the Institutional school, Commons developed theories of the evolution of capitalism and of institutional change which continue to influence modern economics. These volumes collect, for the first time, his major essays and articles.