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  1. Keynes and Friedman on Laissez-Faire and Planning

    ‘Where to draw the line?’

    By Sylvie Rivot

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The 2008 crisis has revived debates on the relevance of laissez-faire, and thus on the role of the State in a modern economy. This volume offers a new exploration of the writings of Keynes and Friedman on this topic, highlighting not only the clear points of opposition between them, but also the...

    Published April 24th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Essays on Classical and Marxian Political Economy

    Collected Essays IV

    By Samuel Hollander

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Samuel Hollander’s work has been provoking debate for over four decades. This book brings together key contributions of recent years, in addition to some brand new pieces. The essays are introduced by a Preface in which Hollander reflects on his past work and reactions to it. Highlights include two...

    Published January 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Money and Banking in Jean-Baptiste Say’s Economic Thought

    By Gilles Jacoud

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The aim of this work is to make available to English-language readers a translation of Jean-Baptiste Say’s main texts on money and banking which were not at present accessible in English. The work includes chapters from his books taking into account the variants between the different editions,...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Jean-Baptiste Say

    Revolutionary, Entrepreneur, Economist

    By Evert Schoorl

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This volume is the first full-length biography of Jean-Baptiste Say (1767-1832), the most famous French classical economist. During his lifetime Say actively took part in three revolutions: the French Revolution, the Industrial Revolution and the establishment of economics as an academic...

    Published November 20th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Reinterpreting The Keynesian Revolution

    By Robert Cord

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Various explanations have been put forward as to why the Keynesian Revolution in economics in the 1930s and 1940s took place. Some of these point to the temporal relevance of John Maynard Keynes's The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money (1936), appearing, as it did, just a handful of...

    Published November 15th 2012 by Routledge

  6. A Bibliography of Female Economic Thought up to 1940

    By Kirsten Madden, Michele Pujol, Janet Seiz

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Contributions to female economic thought have come from prolific scholars, leading social reformers, economic journalists and government officials along with many other women who contributed only one or two works to the field. It is perhaps for this reason that a comprehensive bibliographic...

    Published November 14th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Knut Wicksell on the Causes of Poverty and its Remedy

    By Mats Lundahl

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Knut Wicksell is arguably the greatest Swedish social scientist of all time, and poverty was a theme that occupied him all his life. Indeed, it was probably Wicksell's interest in poverty that was the critical factor in drawing him away from his purely mathematical background towards a greater...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Routledge

  8. An Economic History of Ireland Since Independence

    By Andy Bielenberg, Raymond Ryan

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book provides a cogent summary of the economic history of the Irish Free State/Republic of Ireland. It takes the Irish story from the 1920s right through to the present, providing an excellent case study of one of many European states which obtained independence during and after the First...

    Published October 9th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Essays in the History of Economics

    Edited by William Henderson, Kirk D. Johnson, Marianne F. Johnson, Warren J. Samuels

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Under the impressive editorship of Warren Samuels et al, this book addresses the state of the history of economic thought today. An important contribution to the study of the history of economics, this eagerly-awaited book will develop an unsurprisingly large following....

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Economic Development and Social Change

    Edited by Yiorgos Stathakis, Gianni Vaggi

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Some of the greatest thinkers in the history of economic thought have been instrumental in advancing the study of development economics. In this volume, leading scholars are brought together to illuminate this tradition, with particular emphasis on the question of growth and development. Divided...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge