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Joan Robinson

Critical Assessments of Leading Economists

Edited by Geoff Harcourt, Prue Kerr

Routledge – 2002 – 2,208 pages

Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Economists

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    978-0-415-21742-2
    November 21st 2001

Description

A passionate theorist and socialist, Joan Robinson made major contributions to the field of economics during her lifetime.

Active in the profession for fifty years, she worked through a number of major upheavals to the received orthodoxy of economics and, in many cases, was at the forefront of the controversies. Her style was provocative and challenged the leaders in the field.

This collection gathers together outstanding material which not only illustrates Robinson's intellectual path but, in doing so, documents the major debates in economic theory.

Contents

Volume One

Part I: Biographical Studies

Part II: Imperfect Competition

Volume Two

Part III: Exploring Keynes

Part IV: Marxian Economics

Volume Three

Part V: Accumulation

Part VI: Capital Theory

Volume Four

Part VII: Capital Theory, continued

Volume Five

Part VIII: Economic Methodology

Part IX: Development Economics

Part X: An Introduction to Modern Economics

Part XI: Collections

Part XII: Joan Robinson and her Circle

Part XIII: Obituaries

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Description: Edited by Geoff Harcourt, Prue Kerr. A passionate theorist and socialist, Joan Robinson made major contributions to the field of economics during her lifetime.Active in the profession for fifty years, she worked through a number of major upheavals to the received orthodoxy of economics and,...
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