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Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

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  1. Producing Prosperity

    An Inquiry into the Operation of the Market Process

    By Randall Holcombe

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  2. The Constitution of Liberty in the Open Economy

    By Luder Gerken

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  3. Understanding the Culture of Markets

    By Virgil Storr

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  4. Risk and Business Cycles

    New and Old Austrian Perspectives

    By Tyler Cowen

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  5. Entrepreneurship and Economic Progress

    By Randall Holcombe

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  6. Microfoundations and Macroeconomics

    An Austrian Perspective

    By Steven Horwitz

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  7. Liberalism against Liberalism

    Theoretical Analysis of the Works of Ludwig von Mises and Gary Becker

    By Javier Aranzadi

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  8. Foundations of Entrepreneurship and Economic Development

    By David A Harper

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  9. Time and Money

    The Macroeconomics of Capital Structure

    By Roger W Garrison

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    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

  10. Calculation and Coordination

    Essays on Socialism and Transitional Political Economy

    By Peter J Boettke

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market 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

Forthcoming Books

  1. Producing Prosperity: An Inquiry into the Operation of the Market Process
    By Randall Holcombe
    To Be Published April 20th 2015

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