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  1. The Ideas of Ronald H. Coase

    Market failure and planning by contract for sustainable development

    By Lawrence W. C Lai

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book is the first work dedicated to the key ideas of Nobel Laureate Ronald Coase on pollution and public goods with sustainable development in mind from the perspective of an economist-town planner. The seminal contributions of Ronald Coase, foretold in the form of the Coase Theorem by another...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. A Dynamic Approach to Economic Theory

    The Yale Lectures of Ragnar Frisch, 1930

    By Ragnar Frisch

    Edited by Olav Bjerkholt, Duo Qin

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book contains a set of notes prepared by Ragnar Frisch for a lecture series that he delivered at Yale University in 1930. The lecture notes provide not only a valuable source document for the history of econometrics, but also a more systematic introduction to some of Frisch’s key...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  3. General Equilibrium Analysis

    A Century after Walras

    Edited by Pascal Bridel

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    2010 marks the hundredth anniversary of the death of Léon Walras, the brilliant originator and first formaliser of general equilibrium theory – one of the pillars of modern economic theory. In advancing much derided practical solutions Walras also displayed more concern for the problems of living...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Innovation, Knowledge and Growth

    Adam Smith, Schumpeter and the Moderns

    By Heinz D. Kurz

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book deals with the prime movers of socio-economic development, innovations and technical change, their origins, forms and effects. It contains a set of closely related chapters, some of which have been previously published as papers in scholarly journals...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Keynes and the British Humanist Tradition

    The Moral Purpose of the Market

    By David Andrews

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Well-connected in academia, business and government, John Maynard Keynes was one of the most influential economic theorists of the twentieth century. It appears that his theories will be just as important for the twenty-first. As Keynes himself explained, his ideas throughout his life were...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Kalecki's Principle of Increasing Risk and Keynesian Economics

    By Tracy Mott

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Kalecki was one of an important generation of Cambridge economists. Here, Tracy Mott's impressive book examines the relationship of Kalecki's economics to different economic areas and its relationship to major alternative schools, such as Keynes and Marx. Mott looks at Kalecki's 'principle of...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Open Economics

    Economics in relation to other disciplines

    Edited by Richard Arena, Sheila Dow, Matthias Klaes

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Economics has developed into one of the most specialised social sciences. Yet at the same time, it shares its subject matter with other social sciences and humanities and its method of analysis has developed in close correspondence with the natural and life sciences. This book offers an up to date...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. A History of Economic Theory

    Essays in honour of Takashi Negishi

    Edited by Aiko Ikeo, Heinz D. Kurz

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Few economists have been as prolific and wide-ranging as Takashi Negishi. Part of the "Hicksian" generation of Neo-Walrasian general equilibrium theorists, Negishi rose to prominence during the early 1960s with his work on the Neo-Walrasian system. Negishi's signature has been his attempt to...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Marshall, Marshallians and Industrial Economics

    Edited by Tiziano Raffaelli, Tamotsu Nishizawa, Simon Cook

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The four sections of the book deal in succession with Marshall’s key ideas on the subject, the wider context of his thought in which they are to be read, their later development by some of his pupils, and their revival in contemporary economics. The first and last sections work together to...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Rosa Luxemburg and the Critique of Political Economy

    Edited by Riccardo Bellofiore

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book analyzes the important contributions of Rosa Luxemburg to economic theory as well as devoting some space to her background as a left social-democratic politician and her personality. The book's main focus of attention is the theory of capitalist development and the theory of...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge