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  1. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Real Business Cycle Models in Economics

    By Warren Young

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The purpose of this book is to describe the intellectual process by which Real Business Cycle models were developed. The approach taken focuses on the core elements in the development of RBC models: (i) building blocks, (ii) catalysts, and (iii) meta-syntheses. This is done by detailed examination...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Essential Writings of Thorstein Veblen

    Edited by Charles Camic, Geoffrey M Hodgson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The 38 selections in the volume include complete texts of all of Veblen’s major articles and book reviews from 1882 to 1914, plus key chapters from his books The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899), The Theory of Business Enterprise (1904) and The Instinct of Workmanship (1914). These writings...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Development of Economics in Japan

    From the Inter-war Period to the 2000s

    Edited by Toichiro Asada

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book covers the development of economics in Japan from the inter-war period to the 2000s focusing on the international theoretical contributions of Japanese economists. The first focal point is the international contributions of Japanese economists before and after World War II. The second...

    Published December 6th 2013 by Routledge

  5. German Utility Theory

    Analysis and Translations

    By John S. Chipman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    There is a standard belief that the modern theory of marginal utility originated in the UK with Jevons, Germany with Gossen, Austria with Menger and France with Walras. In this new book, John Chipman introduces new English translations of important writings from German economists such as Rau,...

    Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Economic Theory and Economic Thought

    Essays in honour of Ian Steedman

    Edited by John Vint, J. Stanley Metcalfe, Heinz D. Kurz, Neri Salvadori, Paul Samuelson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Ian Steedman is recognised internationally as one of the leading economic theorists of his time and has made major contributions to the development of economic theory and economic thought, as substantiated by his work on Marx, Sraffa, Marshall, Jevons and Wicksteed. His contributions to economic...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Problems and Methods of Econometrics

    The Poincaré Lectures of Ragnar Frisch 1933

    By Ragnar Frisch

    Edited by Olav Bjerkholt, Ariane Dupont-Kieffer

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The development of economics changed dramatically during the twentieth century with the emergence of econometrics, macroeconomics and a more scientific approach in general. One of the key individuals in the transformation of economics was Ragnar Frisch, professor at the University of Oslo and the...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Political Economy, Public Policy and Monetary Economics

    Ludwig von Mises and the Austrian Tradition

    By Richard M. Ebeling

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Austrian economist, Ludwig von Mises, was one of the most original and controversial economists of the 20th century, both as a defender of free-market liberalism and a leading opponent of socialism and the interventionist-welfare state. He was both the grant designer of a political economy of...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Making of the Classical Theory of Economic Growth

    By Anthony Brewer

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book collects together for the first time Anthony Brewer's work on the origins and development of the theory of economic growth from its eighteenth-century beginnings to its dominance in economic thinking in the nineteenth century. The key to the origins of the theory is that writers before...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Frank Knight and the Chicago School in American Economics

    By Ross B. Emmett

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Over the last twenty years, Ross B. Emmett has explored the work of Frank H. Knight, the philosopher of the Chicago School of economics. Knight occupies a paradoxical place in the history of Chicago economics: vital to the tradition’s teaching of price theory and the twentieth-century...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge