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  1. The Economics of James Steuart

    Edited by Ramon Tortajada

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The Economics of James Steuart reveals the particular importance of Steuart's work on monetary issues and highlights ways in which he prepared the ground for a new conception of economic relations. Featuring the work of an international team of leading scholars, this volume will be essential...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Understanding 'Classical' Economics

    Studies in Long Period Theory

    By Heinz D. Kurz, Neri Salvadori

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The 'classical' approach to economic problems, which can be traced back to Adam Smith and David Ricardo, has seen a remarkable revival in recent years. The essays in this collection argue that this approach holds the key to an explanation of important present day economic phenomena. Focusing on the...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The History of Ancient Chinese Economic Thought

    Edited by Cheng Lin, Terry Peach, Wang Fang

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This volume comprises twelve papers written by Chinese scholars on various aspects of the history of ancient Chinese economic thought. The contributions are preceded by an introduction which gives an overview of the development of the subject of history of economic thought in China, and which also...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Equilibrium and Economic Theory

    By Giovanni Alfredo Caravale

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book considers the treatment of equilibrium by several of the most important schools of thought in economics, including: * neoclassical economics, * the neo-Ricardian economics, * Post-Keynesian economics - both those who follow Joan Robinson in denying any interpretative role to equilibrium...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Studies in the History of French Political Economy

    From Bodin to Walras

    Edited by Gilbert Faccarello

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Studies in the History of French Political Economy considers the evolution of economic thought in France, from the sixteenth to the twentieth century. Gilbert Faccarello brings to the forefront those economists, themes and controversies which are important in the context of recent research, and...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Economic Careers

    Economics and Economists in Britain 1930-1970

    Edited by Keith Tribe

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    In this volume fourteen senior economists describe their early introduction to the study of economics and their contribution to the development of academic economics in Britain. With experience covering a period stretching from the mid 1920s to the late 1960s, many of the contributors not only...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Studies in Social Economics

    By Léon Walras

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Léon Walras (1834–1910) is one of the four or five most important economic theorists in the history of the science. The present book is a complete English translation of the second edition (1936) of his Études d’économie sociale (1896), in which he applies economic theory to real problems, presents...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Hayek's Political Economy

    The Socio-economics of Order

    By Steve Fleetwood

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    In a society where no central agency coordinates the human activity of producing, selling and buying, why is there order and not chaos? This fundamental question has taxed generations of economists. Hayek's notion of spontaneous order goes some way to providing an answer.<BR>Hayek's...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Varieties of Economic Rationality

    From Adam Smith to Contemporary Behavioural and Evolutionary Economics

    By Michel Zouboulakis

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The concept of economic rationality is important for the historical evolution of Economics as a scientific discipline. The common idea about this concept -even between economists- is that it has a unique meaning which is universally accepted. This new volume argues that "economic rationality" is...

    Published January 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Economic Development and Global Crisis

    The Latin American Economy in Historical Perspective

    Edited by José Luís Cardoso, Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, María Eugenia Romero Sotelo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This edited collection uses a history of economic thought perspective to explore the evolving role of Latin America within the context of globalization. In particular, it examines the region’s resilience in the face of the global financial crisis. Economic Development and Global Crisis explains...

    Published January 8th 2014 by Routledge