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  1. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge