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  1. Economics and Capitalism in the Ottoman Empire

    By Deniz T. Kilinçoğlu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Is it possible to generate "capitalist spirit" in a society, where cultural, economic and political conditions did not unfold into an industrial revolution, and consequently into an advanced industrial-capitalist formation? This is exactly what some prominent public intellectuals in the late...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Richard Cantillon's Essay on the Nature of Trade in General

    A Variorum Edition

    By Richard Cantillon

    Edited by Richard van den Berg

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The Essay on the Nature of Trade in General was written in the early 1730s by Richard Cantillon, a speculator and banker who had made a vast fortune during the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles of 1719-20. The work remained unpublished for about two decades, but when it appeared posthumously in...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Value and Prices in Russian Economic Thought

    A journey inside the Russian synthesis, 1890–1920

    By François Allisson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book explores Russian synthesis that occurred in Russian economic thought between 1890 and 1920. This includes all the attempts at synthesis between classical political economy and marginalism; the labour theory of value and marginal utility; and value and prices. The various ways in which...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Considerations on the Fundamental Principles of Pure Political Economy

    By Vilfredo Pareto

    Edited by Roberto Marchionatti, Fiorenzo Mornati

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Between May 1892 and October 1893 the Giornale degli Economisti published Vilfredo Pareto’s Considerazioni sui principi fondamentali dell’economia politica pura in five parts. Viewed in its entirety, the outcome is essentially a classic monograph on the fundamental issues in pure economic theory in...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 May 8th 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 May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. William Stanley Jevons and the Cutting Edge of Economics

    By Bert Mosselmans

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The impressive young scholar Bert Mosselmans, analyzing the theory and policy of Jevons, a major figure in the field of the history of economics, has put together a volume with broad international appeal, particularly in Europe, North America and Japan, that offers a synthetic approach to Jevons’...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge