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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Adam Smith and the Economy of the Passions

    By Jan Horst Keppler

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The fertility of Adam Smith’s work stems from a paradoxical structure where the pursuit of economic self-interest and wealth accumulation serve wider social objectives. The incentive for this wealth accumulation comes from a desire for social recognition or "sympathy" – the need to recognise...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Origins of David Hume's Economics

    By Willie Henderson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The book covers Hume’s biographical development; his self appraisal as a 'man of letters’; his philosophical writings with emphasis on their direct and indirect economic content; his self-aware criticism of his approach to the Treatise and the development of his rhetorical understanding of the...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Keynes's Theoretical Development

    From the Tract to the General Theory

    By Toshiaki Hirai

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Comprehensive and authoritative, this book, written by a recognized authority on the subject explores the contributions to modern economics by John Maynard Keynes and addresses neglected, yet crucial aspects of the genesis of Keynesian economics. In this book, the author elucidates Keynes’...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Political Economy and Industrialism

    Banks in Saint-Simonian Economic Thought

    By Gilles Jacoud

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The French philosopher and economist Saint-Simon (1760–1825) propounded a new political, economic and social order in which the quest for economic efficiency and social justice led to putting the workers at the forefront. On his death, his disciples worked to preserve his thought and developed it...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Criticisms of Classical Political Economy

    Menger, Austrian Economics and the German Historical School

    By Gilles Campagnolo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The role of the German Historical School and of Carl Menger (founder of the Austrian School) is appraised in this new book. This important period of the history of economics is vital to understand how the discipline developed over the next half-century. Gilles Campagnolo has produced an impressive...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Production, Distribution and Trade: Alternative Perspectives

    Essays in honour of Sergio Parrinello

    Edited by Adriano Birolo, Duncan Foley, Heinz D. Kurz, Bertram Schefold, Ian Steedman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This collection brings together significant new contributions to the Sraffa--based theories of production and distribution, from post-Keynesian arguments concerning monetary and macro economics to the history of thought and methodology. All of the authors are well established authorities in their...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge