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  1. The Driving Force of the Market

    Essays in Austrian Economics

    By Israel M Kirzner

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    This book offers a unique insight into the character of Austrian economics. This work also collects the recent work of the leading authorities in this area, and will be an indispensible tool for all those interested in the implications of Austrian approach on economics. The author also examines *...

    Published May 4th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Capital in Disequilibrium

    The Role of Capital in a Changing World

    By Peter Lewin

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    Drawing on the work of the Austrian School and its heirs, Capital in Disequilibrium develops a modern, systematic version of capital theory in order to suggest a new approach to the subject of economics. Original and provocative in his reflection, Lewin offers both a new approach and an accessible...

    Published December 17th 1998 by Routledge

  3. The Cultural Foundations of Economic Development

    Urban Female Entrepreneurship in Ghana

    By Emily Chamlee-Wright

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    Chalmlee-Wright argues that international aid programmes have often been unsuccessful because they are imported. The economics of the Austrian School provide a far stronger theoretical framework which can introduce cultural analysis into questions of economic development and other market processes....

    Published October 9th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Neoclassical Microeconomic Theory

    The Founding Austrian Vision

    By Anthony Endres

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    Carl Menger, Friedrich Wieser and Eugen Bohm-Bawerk are acknowledged as pioneers in the development of neoclassical economics, as well as being recognized as the founders of the Austrian School of Economics. Neoclassical Microeconomic Theory examines their contribution and compares it with the...

    Published January 2nd 1997 by Routledge

  5. Dynamics of the Mixed Economy

    Toward a Theory of Interventionism

    By Sanford Ikeda

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    Dynamics of the Mixed Economy applies the insights of modern Austrian political economy to examine economic policy in mixed economies. It compares and contrasts standard approaches to the growth of the state (including public choice) with that of modern Austrian political economy; examines in...

    Published December 5th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Laissez Faire Banking

    By Kevin Dowd

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    The idea of free (or laissez-faire) banking has enjoyed a remarkable renaissance in recent years. It is a novel idea that challenges much of what many banking scholars still take for granted - that banking is inherently unstable, that the banking system needs a lender of last resort or deposit...

    Published May 30th 1996 by Routledge

  7. The Meaning of the Market Process

    Essays in the Development of Modern Austrian Economics

    By Israel M Kirzner

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    Israel Kirzner is the foremost proponent of the modern Austrian theory of the market process. This book offers substantive insights in support of this theory and a new historical interpretation of how the ideas of modern Austrians emerged....

    Published May 9th 1996 by Routledge

  8. The Economics of Time and Ignorance

    With a New Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Gerald P O'Driscoll Jnr, Mario J Rizzo

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    The Economics of Time and Ignorance is one of the seminal works in modern Austrian economics. Its treatment of historical time and of uncertainty helped set the agenda for the remarkable revival of work in the Austrian tradition which has led to an ever wider interest in the once heretical ideas of...

    Published April 18th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Entrepreneurship and the Market Process

    An Enquiry into the Growth of Knowledge

    By David A Harper

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    Enterpreneurship is central to the market process, and yet most theories of it fail to tackle the problem of how economic agents learn from their experience. This book redresses this by systematically applying the ideas of Karl Popper. It treats the entrepeneur as a theorist who develops...

    Published December 21st 1995 by Routledge

  10. Perfect Competition and the Transformation of Economics

    By Frank Machovec

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    Frank Machovec argues that the assumption of perfect information has done untold economic damage. It has provided the rationale for active state intervention and has obscured the extent to which entrepreneurial activity depends upon the exploitation of asymmetric information....

    Published May 4th 1995 by Routledge