The Advent of Economics in British University Culture, 1850-1905
Why did political economy become pre-eminent in the emergence and development of the social sciences? From a relatively early stage in its development political economy was accepted as a legitimate, if minor, part of a general liberal education. However, economic science did not become firmly...
Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge
Economics and Economists in Britain 1930-1970
In this volume fourteen senior economists describe their early introduction to the study of economics and their contribution to the development of academic economics in Britain. With experience covering a period stretching from the mid 1920s to the late 1960s, many of the contributors not only...
Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge