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  1. The Tradition of Free Trade

    By Lars Magnusson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    In the nineteenth century Adam Smith and others gradually invented a 'tradition' of free trade. This was a towering achievement and has proved to be influential to this day. This book examines this construction of the free trade tradition.Showing how historical contruction is a vital component in...

    Published July 15th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Political Economy of Public Finance in Britain, 1767-1873

    By Takuo Dome

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The period between 1767 and 1873 shaped public finance in Britain (and, by extension, many other countries) as we know it today, with the major economists of the time providing influential contributions. Until now, no book has examined and compared the thought of these 'classical economists' from...

    Published March 25th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Classical Economics and Modern Theory

    Studies in Long-Period Analysis

    By Heinz D. Kurz, Neri Salvadori

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    In this thought-provoking book, well known economists Kurz and Salvadori cover original findings and new vistas on old problems. They cover: alternative interpretations of classical economists new growth theory the relationship between Sraffian theory and Von Neumann the treatment of capital...

    Published June 26th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Classical Macroeconomics

    Some Modern Variations and Distortions

    By James C.W. Ahiakpor

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    John Maynard Keynes failed to correctly interpret classic economic concepts, and dismissed the classical explanations and conclusions as being irrelevant to the world in which we live. The trauma of the Great Depression and Keynes's changed definition of economic concepts, aided by Eugen...

    Published May 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  5. Marshall's Evolutionary Economics

    By Tiziano Raffaelli

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Alfred Marshall was one of the most important economists ever to have lived. This excellent new book, from a Marshall expert respected the world over, attempts to show that Marshall anticipated some of the views that are now associated with the cognitive sciences. Examining Marshall's philosophy...

    Published November 28th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Economic Thought and Policy in Less Developed Europe

    The Nineteenth Century

    Edited by Maria Eugenia Mata, Michalis Psalidopoulos

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The essays in this volume explore and discuss the process of dissemination of economic ideas among Europe's less developed countries and regions, as well as the interaction between economic thought and economic policy in different times and places during the nineteenth century. The comparative...

    Published December 6th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Economics Broadly Considered

    Essays in Honour of Warren J. Samuels

    Edited by Jeff E. Biddle, John B Davis, Steven G Medema

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Warren J. Samuels has been a prominent figure in the study of economics in the twentieth century. This book brings together essays by leading scholars in the areas of economics in which Samuels has made his most important contributions: the history of economic thought, economic methodology, and...

    Published March 29th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Contributions to the History of Economic Thought

    Essays in Honour of R.D.C. Black

    Edited by Antoin Murphy, Renee Prendergast

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Featuring original contributions from some of the leading contemporary figures in the history of economic thought, this book offers new perspectives on key topics, from Smith's Wealth of Nations to the Jevonian Revolution. Drawing inspiration from the life and work of R.D.C. Black, formerly...

    Published December 14th 2000 by Routledge

  9. The Development of Economics in Western Europe Since 1945

    Edited by A. W. (Bob) Coats

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Are there distinct European traditions in economics? Is modern economics homogenous and American?The volume includes case studies of the UK, Sweden, the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Greece. Each of these examines the conditions relating to the supply of, and...

    Published October 21st 1999 by Routledge

  10. The Economics of John Rae

    Edited by Omar Hamouda, C. Lee, Douglas Mair

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    John Rae made a wide-ranging contribution to economics, in particular through his work on Capital Theory and Technical Change. Although Rae was held in high esteem by some of the great names of the past who have openly acknowledged his originality and their indebtedness to him, he has not yet...

    Published July 2nd 1998 by Routledge