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  1. Hayek's Political Theory, Epistemology, and Economics

    Edited by Jeffrey Friedman

    Hayek thought that all economic behavior (and by implication other human behavior) is based on fallible interpretations of what information is important and of its implications for the future. This epistemological idea animated not only his heterodox economic thought, but his ideal of the rule of...

    Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Networks of Institutions

    Institutional Emergence, Social Structure and National Systems of Policies

    By Shuanping Dai

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    The questions such as, ‘why the focuses of national policies vary significantly across countries, although their sources of policies are to a great extent identical’; ‘why national development experiences mostly cannot be transplanted successfully among countries’; ‘why some ineffective...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Developmental Macroeconomics

    New Developmentalism as a Growth Strategy

    By Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira, José Luís Oreiro, Nelson Marconi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    Developmental Macroeconomics: Access to Demand, the Exchange Rate and Growth offers a new approach to development economics and macroeconomics. It is a Keynesian-structuralist approach to economics applied to middle income countries that emphasizes the strategic role of demand in creating...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Applied Economics of Labour

    Edited by Mark P. Taylor

    This book provides an introduction and overview to seven applied financial studies on the theme of labour. The studies cover a wide range of topics, from the individual effects of becoming disabled on key aspects of labour market outcomes in Germany, to testing whether there is evidence of...

    Published October 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Applied Economics of Transport

    Edited by Mark P. Taylor

    This book provides an introduction and overview to nine applied financial studies on the theme of transport. The studies cover a wide range of topics, from value based trading of real assets in shipping, to the determinants of efficiency and productivity in European railways, to the market for used...

    Published October 5th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Social Ontology and Modern Economics

    Edited by Stephen Pratten

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    Economists increasingly recognise that engagement with social ontology – the study of the basic subject matter and constitution of social reality - can facilitate more relevant analysis. This growing recognition amongst economists of the importance of social ontology is due very considerably to the...

    Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Economic Calculations and Policy Formation (Routledge Revivals)

    By Grahame Thompson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    These essays develop a Marxist response to and approach to aspects of the recent economic past in the United Kingdom. They reflect issues and controversies that have arisen within economic policy debate and the economic theory associated with the debate, highlighting the problematic nature of...

    Published September 21st 2014 by Routledge

  8. General Equilibrium

    Problems and Prospects

    Edited by Frank Hahn, Fabio Petri

    Series: Routledge Siena Studies in Political Economy

    In recent years certain leading figures in the world of economics have called the usefulness of general equilibrium theory into question. This superb new book brings together leading economic theorists with important contributions to the ongoing debate.General equilibrium theorists including Michio...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  9. John Ruskin's Political Economy

    By William Henderson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This volume offers an exciting new reading of John Ruskin's economic and social criticism, based on recent research into rhetoric in economics. Willie Henderson uses notions derived from literary criticism, the rhetorical turn in economics and more conventional approaches to historical economic...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Growth, Distribution and Innovations

    Understanding their Interrelations

    By Amit Bhaduri

    Series: The Graz Schumpeter Lectures

    Idea for those studying advanced macroeconomic and written by a widely published author, this book outlines a new and more fruitful way of understanding, analyzing and formally modelling economic growth. In his series of lectures, collected here in one concise and engaging book, Amit Bhaduri draws...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge