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11-20 of 33 results in Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy
An Inquiry into the Operation of the Market Process
The substantial prosperity that characterizes market economies at the beginning of the twenty-first century is relatively recent in human history. Prior to the Industrial Revolution, economic progress was so slow that people would not have been able to recognize it in their lifetimes, whereas today...
Published December 11th 2012 by Routledge
In these heady days of ever increasing globalization it has become vital to question whether governments should be allowed to protect domestic enterprises from foreign competitors.This book represents a first attempt to provide a new conceptual basis for discussing the cases in which free trade...
Published November 15th 2012 by Routledge
How does culture impact economic life? Is culture like a ball and chain that actors must lug around as they pursue their material interests? Or, is culture like a tool-kit from which entrepreneurs can draw resources to aid them in their efforts? Or, is being immersed in a culture like wearing a...
Published October 1st 2012 by Routledge
New and Old Austrian Perspectives
Risk and Business Cycles examines the causes of business cycles, a perennial topic of interest within economics. The author argues the case for the revival of an important role for monetary causes in business cycle theory, which challenges the current trend towards favouring purely real theories....
Published July 15th 2010 by Routledge
Entrepreneurship is the engine of economic progress, but mainstream economic models of economic growth tend to leave out the entrepreneurial elements of the economy. This new book from Randall Holcombe begins by identifying areas in which evolutionary and Austrian approaches differ from the...
Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge
An Austrian Perspective
In the past, Austrian economics has been seen as almost exclusively focused on microeconomics. Here,Steven Horwitz constructs a systematic presentation of what Austrian macroeconomics would look like. This original and highly accessible work will be of great value and interest to professional...
Published November 24th 2009 by Routledge
Theoretical Analysis of the Works of Ludwig von Mises and Gary Becker
The defence of the market and economic freedom have been the main objectives of the investigations by liberal thinkers such as Milton Friedman, Gary Becker, F Hayek and L Von Mises. Bearing in mind that the first two economists are the maximum exponents of the Chicago School and the last two of the...
Published June 16th 2009 by Routledge
This well-written book is the first to deal with entrepreneurship in all its aspects. It considers the economic, psychological, political, legal and cultural dimensions of entrepreneurship from a market-process perspective. David A Harper has produced a volume that analyses why some people are...
Published September 17th 2007 by Routledge
The Macroeconomics of Capital Structure
Time and Money argues persuasively that the troubles which characterise modern capital-intensive economies, particularly the episodes of boom and bust, may best be analysed with the aid of a capital-based macroeconomics. The primary focus of this text is the intertemporal structure of capital, an...
Published January 11th 2007 by Routledge
Essays on Socialism and Transitional Political Economy
This collection of essays from one of the major Austrian economists working in the world today brings together in one place some of his key writings on a variety of economic issues....
Published August 1st 2006 by Routledge
Producing Prosperity: An Inquiry into the Operation of the Market Process
To Be Published April 20th 2015