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  1. Neuroeconomics: Hype or Hope?

    Edited by Caterina Marchionni, Jack Vromen

    Is neuroeconomics a flimsy fad likely to pass without leaving a discernible trace in economics? Or is it a promising new field with the potential to enrich and improve economic theory? Neuroeconomics brings together a unique mix of perspectives ranging from philosophy of science to neuroeconomics...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Market for Political Economy

    The Advent of Economics in British University Culture, 1850-1905

    Edited by Alon Kadish, Keith Tribe

    Why did political economy become pre-eminent in the emergence and development of the social sciences? From a relatively early stage in its development political economy was accepted as a legitimate, if minor, part of a general liberal education. However, economic science did not become firmly...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Rationality and Explanation in Economics

    By Maurice Lagueux

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Economical questions indisputably occupy a central place in everyday life. In order to clarify these questions, people generally turn to those who are familiar with economics. In answering such legitimate questions, economists propose explanations which rest on a few principles among which the...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. New Perspectives on Austrian Economics

    Edited by Gerrit Meijer

    In recent years there has been a spectacular revival of interest in the economics of the Austrian school.New Perspectives on Austrian Economics includes*A keynote chapter by Israel Kirzner on the question of subjectivism within Austrian Economics*Chapters on Menger, Hayek and Schumpeter*the...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Political Economy and the New Capitalism

    Essays in Honour of Sam Aaronovitch

    Edited by Jan Toporowski

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Political Economy and the New Capitalism examines the relevance of Sam Aaronovitch's pioneering empirical studies of British capitalism in the light of modern developments. A wide range of problems are reviewed from industrial concentration today to the co-ordination of economic policies in Europe....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Austrian Economics in Debate

    By Willem Keizer, Bert Tieben, Rudy Van Zijp

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book presents essays by an outstanding team of international specialists and covers a wide range of topics, including (inter alia) the relationships between the Austrian and Swedish theories of the business cycle, the on-going debates between Austrians and (Post) Keynesians, Schumpeter's '...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Evolutionist Economics of Leon Walras

    By Albert Jolink

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This study offers a new perspective of Walras' pure, applied and social economics. Through archival research at the University of Lausanne, Jolink considers Walras' ideas on philosophy and philosophy of science based on a newly constructed taxonomy. Walras' work is placed in a broader context by...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. A History of Indian Economic Thought

    By Ajit K. Dasgupta

    Series: The Routledge History of Economic Thought

    The history of Indian economic thought provides rich insights into both economic issues and the workings of the Indian mind. A History of Indian Economic Thought provides the first overview of economic thought in the sub-continent. Arguing that it would be inappropriate to rely on formal economic...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Cognitive Developments in Economics

    By Salvatore Rizzello

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Cognitive Developments in Economics proposes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human problem solving, choice, decision-making and change, to explain economic transactions, and the nature and evolution of organisations and institutions. The book contributes to a large spectrum of...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. On the History of Economic Thought

    By A. W. Bob Coats

    Series: British and American Economic Essays

    On the History of Economic Thought is introduced by an essay in intellectual autobiography outlining the development of Coats key ideas and the distinctive elements of his approach. Two themes in particular emerge. The first is the difference between British and American economics, both in...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge