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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. The Economics of W.S. Jevons

    By Sandra Peart

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    William Stanley Jevons occupies a pivotal position in the history of economic thought, spanning the transition from classical to neo-classical economics and playing a key role in the Marginal Revolution. The breadth of Jevons's work is examined here which: * includes a detailed consideration of a...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Economics of Joan Robinson

    Edited by Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, Luigi Pasinetti, Alesandro Roncaglia

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Joan Robinson is widely regarded as the greatest female economist and the most important figure in the post-Keynesian tradition. In this volume a distinguished, international team of scholars analyses her extraordinary wide ranging contribution to economics. Various contributions address: * her...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Keynes and his Contemporaries

    Tradition and Enterprise in the Cambridge School of Economics

    By Atsushi Komine

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book examines how the Cambridge School economists, such as J. M. Keynes, constructed revolutionary theories and advocated drastic policies based on their ideals for social organizations and their personal characteristics. Although vast numbers of studies on Marshall, Keynes, and Marshallians...

    Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Leading Contemporary Economists

    Economics at the cutting edge

    Edited by Steven Pressman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book describes the important contributions of several contemporary economic figures including recent Nobel Laureates. Describing their work and putting it into an historical perspective, these chapters explain how their work constitutes a major contribution to the discipline of economics and...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge