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  1. Money, Time and Rationality in Max Weber

    Austrian Connections

    By Stephen Parsons

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This unique study into the roots of Max Weber's Political Economy, is an intriguing read and a valuable contribution to the Weberian literature. Parsons argues that Weber's analysis is highly influenced by the Austrian School of Economics and the relationship between his critique of centrally...

    Published April 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Canon in the History of Economics

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Michalis Psalidopoulos

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The construction and the role of the economic canon, the accepted list of great works and great authors, has been the subject of much recent literary and historical debate. By contrast, the concept of the canon has been largely dormant in the study of the history of economics, with the canonical...

    Published April 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Towards An Unknown Marx

    A Commentary on the Manuscripts of 1861-63

    By Enrique Dussel

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book is the first complete commentary on Marx's manuscripts of 1861-63, works that guide our understanding of fundamental concepts such as 'surplus-value' and 'production price'. The recent publication of Marx's writings in their entirety has been a seminal event in Marxian scholarship. The...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Family Fictions and Family Facts

    Harriet Martineau, Adolphe Quetelet and the Population Question in England 1798-1859

    By Brian Cooper

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Classical political economy rests on the assumption that the market and the family are overlapping and mutually dependent realms, dominated in turn by economic men and domestic women. Here, Brian Cooper explores the role of economic theory in 'normalizing' the family in the first half of the...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Contribution of Joseph A. Schumpeter to Economics

    Edited by Richard Arena, Cécile Dangel-Hagnauer

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This collection constitutes an examination of Schumpeter's legacy that is wider than any yet attempted. As one of the key economists of the twentieth century, Schumpeter's economics is viewed in the context of its relation to purer Austrian theories of the free market, Keynesian macroeconomics, the...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Evolution of Austrian Economics

    From Menger to Lachmann

    By Sandye Gloria-Palermo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book argues, against the dominant orthodoxy in the history of economic thought, for the originality of Carl Menger's contribution to the development of the Austrian school of economics. Situating the evolution of Menger's thought in the tradition of classical political economy, the author...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Ancient Economic Thought

    By Betsy Price

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book explores the interrelationship between economic practice and religion, ethics and social structure in a number of ancient cultures, including ancient East Indian, Hebraic, Greek, Hellenistic, Roman and emerging European cultures....

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Keynes and the Neoclassical Synthesis

    Einsteinian versus Newtonian Macroeconomics

    By Dario Togati

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This remarkable volume provides a critical assessment of Neoclassical Synthesis, long regarded as the standard interpretation of Keynes. Taking issue with this orthodoxy, the author offers a unique interpretation of the foundation of modern macroeconomics, arguing that the subject derives from the...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The German Historical School

    The Historical and Ethical Approach to Economics

    Edited by Yuichi Shionoya

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    With the increasing acceptance of evolutionary and institutional thinking among economists, general interest in the German Historical School has risen steadily during the last decade. This book traces the development and transformation of the School, covering its leading figures such as Adam Muller...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Social Economics of Jean-Baptiste Say

    Markets and Virtue

    By Evelyn L. Forget

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book uses archival and published sources to place Say in context, at the confluence of several major currents in social philosophy. The Say that emerges from this study is far from being the one dimensional popularizer of Smith and proponent of libertarian ideology that he is often depicted as...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge