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  1. Subjectivism and Objectivism in the History of Economic Thought

    Edited by Kiichiro Yagi, Yukihiro Ikeda

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book investigates the tensions between subjectivism and objectivism in the history of economics. The book looks at the works of Adam Smith, Carl Menger, Leon Walras, William Stanley Jevons, Oskar Morgenstern, Ludwig Mises, Piero Sraffa, and so on. The book highlights the...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Austrian Economics in Debate

    By Willem Keizer, Bert Tieben, Rudy Van Zijp

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book presents essays by an outstanding team of international specialists and covers a wide range of topics, including (inter alia) the relationships between the Austrian and Swedish theories of the business cycle, the on-going debates between Austrians and (Post) Keynesians, Schumpeter's '...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Foundations of 'Laissez-Faire'

    The Economics of Pierre de Boisguilbert

    By Gilbert Faccarello

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This is the first full length study of Boisguilbert's work to appear in English. It contains an extended discussion of the context in which Boisguilbert worked, as well as a detailed analysis of his life and work....

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Eighteenth Century Economics

    By Peter Groenewegen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Peter Groenewegen is one of the world's foremost scholars of eighteenth century economics - the era that saw the effective 'mainstreaming' of the discipline in the work of Smith, Turgot and Quesnay. This collection of essays amounts to the definitive guide to eighteenth century economics and is a...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Reflections on the Classical Canon in Economics

    Essays in Honour of Samuel Hollander

    Edited by Evelyn L. Forget, Sandra Peart

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    In this discipline-defining volume, some of the leading international scholars in the history of economic thought re-examine the concepts of 'classical economics' and the 'canon', illuminating the roots and evolution of the contemporary discipline....

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Classics and Moderns in Economics Volume I

    Essays on Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Economic Thought

    Edited by Peter Groenewegen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Peter Groenewegen's reputation as a chronicler of the history of economics is unparalleled. Building on his respected collection on eighteenth century economics, this new book focuses on the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, reprinting essays on classical and modern economics. Several of...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Gandhi's Economic Thought

    By Ajit K. Dasgupta

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Gandhi's economic theories were a part of his vision of self-government, which meant not just freedom from colonial rule but the achievement of self-reliance and self-respect by the villagers of India. Areas examined include: * consumption behaviour * industrialization, technology and the scale...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Competing Economic Theories

    Essays in Honour of Giovanni Caravale

    By Sergio Nisticò, Domenico Tosato

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Providing a contemporary overview of the debate amongst theoretical stands in economics, this book brings together contributions from a number of eminent scholars. It covers important issues in methodology and the history of thought, as well as economic analysis. The book is structured in five...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Pareto, Economics and Society

    The Mechanical Analogy

    By Michael McLure

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Vilfredo Pareto was one of the great systems theorists of the twentieth century, embracing economics, psychology, sociology and politics. In this important work, Michael McLure takes as his subject of study the rapport between Pareto's economic and sociological theory, and consequently, illuminates...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Keynes and the 'Classics'

    A Study in Language, Epistemology and Mistaken Identities

    By Michel Verdon

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Is there a language which is adequate to describe our own economy? In this volume, Michel Verdon undertakes a path-breaking analysis of the three major paradigms in economics: Marxian economics, neo-classical economics and Keynesian economics. Each of these, he argues, has an inherent cosmology,...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge