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 17th 2014 by Routledge
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 February 13th 2014 by Routledge