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  1. Economics as an Art of Thought

    Essays in Memory of G.L.S. Shackle

    Edited by Peter Earl, S FROWEN

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This volume unites scholars from all over the world, and with very different theoretical perspectives. Their chapters probe into typical Shacklean themes of time and money, uncertainty and expectation, and into the roots of G.L.S. Shackle's philosophical and methodological stance....

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Sraffa and Modern Economics, Volume I

    Edited by Roberto Ciccone, Christian Gehrke, Gary Mongiovi

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Analyzing Sraffa, one of the key figures in the history of economics, this book explores his legacy and the relevance of his thought for modern economics. Written by an array of internationally respected contributors, including Schefold, Aspromourgos, Nell and Kurz it is an invaluable tool for all...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Historians of Economics and Economic Thought

    Edited by Steven G Medema, Warren J. Samuels

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The history of economic thought has always attracted some of the brightest minds in the discipline. These chroniclers of development have helped form our current views, and it is no surprise that many among them have been at the forefront of new movements in the history of ideas. This notable...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Economic Justice and Liberty

    The Social Philosophy in John Stuart Mill’s Utilitarianism

    By Huei-chun Su

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This new book reopens the debate on theories of justice between utilitarian theorists and scholars from other camps. John Rawls’ 1971 publication of A Theory of Justice put forward a devastating challenge to the long-established dominance of utilitarianism within political and moral philosophy, and...

    Published July 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Interdisciplinary Economics

    Kenneth E. Boulding’s Engagement in the Sciences

    Edited by Wilfred Dolfsma, Stefan Kesting

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Kenneth Boulding was a prolific writer across so many different fields that not only is he often much referred to and cited, he is considered a core member of many of these fields. Boulding is the quintessential interdisciplinary scholar. He died in 1993, but he has left a legacy in economics,...

    Published May 9th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 25th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 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 31st 2013 by Routledge

  8. 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 29th 2012 by Routledge

  9. 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 21st 2012 by Routledge

  10. 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 16th 2012 by Routledge