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  1. The Evolution of Economic Theory

    Essays in Honour of Bertram Schefold

    Edited by Volker Caspari

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Bertram Schefold is recognized internationally as an outstanding economist. He has made major contributions to the development of economic theory and particularly to economic thought. His contributions to economic theory include his work on Sraffian economics and its implications for the theory of...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Stalin's Economist

    The Economic Contributions of Jenö Varga

    By André Mommen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book analyses the contribution of Eugen (Jeno) Varga (1879-1964) on Marxist-Leninist economic theory as well as the influence he exercised on Stalin’s foreign policy and through the Comintern on the international communist movement. During the Hungarian Councils’ Republic of 1919 Varga was one...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Thomas Tooke and the Monetary Thought of Classical Economics

    By Matthew Smith

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This study provides a comprehensive account and reconsideration of the contribution to political economy of Thomas Tooke (1774-1858). It clarifies Tooke’s monetary thought and its legacy to modern economics. The study shows Tooke possessed a rich and extensive political economy, covering many...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Economic Reader

    Textbooks, Manuals and the Dissemination of the Economic Sciences during the 19th and Early 20th Centuries.

    Edited by Massimo M. Augello, Marco E.L. Guidi

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The book studies the origins and evolution of economic textbooks in the nineteenth and early twentieth century, up to the turning point represented by Paul Samuelson’s Economics (1948), which became the template for all the textbooks of the postwar period. The case studies included in the book...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Classical Political Economy and Modern Theory

    Essays in Honour of Heinz Kurz

    Edited by Neri Salvadori, Christian Gehrke, Ian Steedman, Richard Sturn

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Heinz Kurz is recognised internationally as a leading economic theorist and a foremost historian of economic thought. This book pays tribute to his outstanding contributions by bringing together a unique collection of new essays by distinguished economists from around the world. Classical...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. E.E. Slutsky as Economist and Mathematician

    Crossing the Limits of Knowledge

    By Vincent Barnett

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    E.E. Slutsky is perhaps the Russian/Ukrainian economist most quoted by mainstream economists today. This is the first research monograph to examine the life and work of the internationally-renowned economist and mathematician. It does so from both a ‘history of economics’ perspective and a ‘history...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Rhetoric of the Right

    Language Change and the Spread of the Market

    By David George

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This study seeks to demonstrate the subtle ways in which changes in the language associated with economic issues are reflective of a gradual but quantifiable conservative ideological shift. In this rigorous analysis, David George uses as his data a century of word usage within The New York Times,...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Political and Economic Thought of the Young Keynes

    Liberalism, Markets and Empire

    By Carlo Cristiano

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    A century ago, John Maynard Keynes entered the Treasury to serve his country during the First World War, but as is well known, appalled by the terms of the end-of-war Treaty of Versailles, he abandoned the British delegation, outlining the predictable adverse results in the Economic Consequences of...

    Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Paretian Tradition During the Interwar Period

    From Dynamics to Growth

    By Mario Pomini

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The years in-between the two World Wars were a crucial period for the building of economic dynamics as an autonomous field. Different competing research programs arose at international level. Great progress was achieved by studies on the business cycle, with the first statistical applications....

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Monetary Theory in Retrospect

    The Selected Essays of Filippo Cesarano

    By Filippo Cesarano

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    An objective and perceptive account of the literature of monetary theory, this volume, by a central banker who has studied monetary theory over the last quarter of a century, clearly shows how its inherent complexity is much enriched by the study of its history. In three parts Filippo Cesarano:...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge