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  1. Subjectivism and Objectivism in the History of Economic Thought

    Edited by Kiichiro Yagi, Yukihiro Ikeda

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book investigates the tensions between subjectivism and objectivism in the history of economics. The book looks at the works of Adam Smith, Carl Menger, Leon Walras, William Stanley Jevons, Oskar Morgenstern, Ludwig Mises, Piero Sraffa, and so on. The book highlights the...

    Published June 14th 2012 by Routledge

  2. A History of Entrepreneurship

    By Robert F Hébert, Albert N. Link

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book establishes a chronological trace of the entrepreneur as treated in economic literature in order to give a more wholesome perspective to contemporary writings and teachings on entrepreneurship. It focuses on the nature and role of the entrepreneur, and of entrepreneurship, as revealed in...

    Published May 9th 2012 by Routledge

  3. French Liberalism in the 19th Century

    An Anthology

    Edited by Robert Leroux, David Hart

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Political and economic liberalism has generally been considered to be of marginal import in France, but at an intellectual level, it is a different story. An exploration of the history of French economic thought shows how a rich intellectual tradition developed during the nineteenth century, which...

    Published April 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Years of High Econometrics

    A Short History of the Generation that Reinvented Economics

    By Francisco Louçã

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    A fascinating and comprehensive history, this book explores the most important transformation in twentieth century economics: the creation of econometrics. Containing fresh archival material that has not been published before and taking Ragnar Frisch as the narrator, Francisco Louca discusses both...

    Published March 21st 2012 by Routledge

  5. Macroeconomics and the History of Economic Thought

    Festschrift in Honour of Harald Hagemann

    Edited by H.M. Krämer, Heinz D. Kurz, H.-M. Trautwein

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The essays in this Festschrift have been chosen to honour Harald Hagemann and his scientific work. They reflect his main contributions to economic research and his major fields of interest. The essays in the first part deal with various aspects within the history of economic thought. The...

    Published March 18th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Division of Labor in Economics

    A History

    By Guang-Zhen Sun

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book provides, for the first time, a systematic and comprehensive narrative of the history of one central idea in economics, namely the division of labour, over the past two and a half millennia, with special focus on that having occurred in the most recent two and a half centuries. Quite...

    Published February 16th 2012 by Routledge

  7. A History of Homo Economicus

    The Nature of the Moral in Economic Theory

    By William Dixon, David Wilson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    A key issue in economic discourse today is the relation (or lack of it) between economic behaviour and morality. Few (presumably) would want to deny that human beings are in some sense moral or ethical creatures, but the devil is in the detail. Should we think of economic behaviour as an...

    Published January 15th 2012 by Routledge

  8. On the Origins of Classical Economics

    Distribution and Value from William Petty to Adam Smith

    By Tony Aspromourgos

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  9. Classical Political Economy and Modern Theory

    Essays in Honour of Heinz Kurz

    Edited by Neri Salvadori, Christian Gehrke, Ian Steedman, Richard Sturn

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Heinz Kurz is recognised internationally as a leading economic theorist and a foremost historian of economic thought. This book pays tribute to his outstanding contributions by bringing together a unique collection of new essays by distinguished economists from around the world. Classical...

    Published October 25th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Minor Marshallians and Alfred Marshall

    An Evaluation

    By Peter Groenewegen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Alfred Marshall, Professor of Economics at Cambridge University (1885-1908), produced a distinguished a distinguished crop of students, many of them leaders in the economics profession in subsequent generations. Pigou, Keynes and Denis Robertson are undoubtedly the most famous of these Marshall ‘...

    Published October 23rd 2011 by Routledge