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  1. Economics, Sustainability, and Democracy

    Economics in the Era of Climate Change

    By Christopher Nobbs

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    How should we conduct economics in an era of climate change, natural resource depletion and population increase? These issues are systemic, and involve great uncertainties and long time horizons. This book contends that the free-market economics that has dominated capitalist democracies in recent...

    To Be Published June 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Alternative Theories of Competition

    Challenges to the Orthodoxy

    Edited by Jamee K. Moudud, Cyrus Bina, Patrick L. Mason

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    The history of policymaking has been dominated by two rival assumptions about markets. Those who have advocated Keynesian-type policies have generally based their arguments on the claim that markets are imperfectly competitive. On the other hand laissez faire advocates have argued the opposite by...

    To Be Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. In Defense of Post-Keynesian and Heterodox Economics

    Responses to their Critics

    Edited by Frederic S. Lee, Marc Lavoie

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    Post-Keynesian and heterodox economics challenge the mainstream economics theories that dominate the teaching at universities and government economic policies. And it was these latter theories that helped to cause the great depression the United States and the rest of the world is in. However, most...

    To Be Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. A History of Market Performance

    From Ancient Babylonia to the Modern World

    Edited by R.J. Van der Spek, Jan Luiten van Zanden, Bas van Leeuwen

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    This exciting new volume examines the development of market performance from Antiquity until the dawn of the Industrial Revolution. Efficient market structures are agreed by most economists to serve as evidence of economic prosperity, and to be prerequisites for further economic growth. However,...

    To Be Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Foundations of Institutional Economics

    By K. William Kapp

    Edited by Sebastian Berger, Rolf Steppacher

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    This is a ground-breaking book about the foundations of institutional economics. K. William Kapp presents the economic role of institutions for economic development, capital formation and technological dynamics in an easily accessible and comprehensive manner. As a front-rank 20th century...

    To Be Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The End of Value-Free Economics

    Edited by Hilary Putnam, Vivian Walsh

    Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

    This book brings together key players in the current debate on positive and normative science and philosophy and value judgements in economics. Both editors have engaged in these debates throughout their careers from its early foundations; Putnam as a doctorial student of Hans Reichenbach at UCLA...

    To Be Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Capitalist Diversity and Diversity within Capitalism

    Edited by Geoffrey T. Wood, Christel Lane

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    The economic crisis that began in 2008 has underscored the impact not only of embedded and assumed ways of managing the economy, but also that present circumstances are the product of a long period of experimentation and bounded diversity; it is understanding the nature of both that forms a central...

    To Be Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Capital, Exploitation and Economic Crisis

    By John Weeks

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    In 2008 the capitalist world was swept by the severest crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Mainstream economics neither anticipated nor could account for this disastrous financial crisis, which required massive state intervention throughout the capitalist world. Karl Marx did anticipate...

    To Be Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Reconstructing Keynesian Macroeconomics Volume 1

    Partial Perspectives

    By Carl Chiarella, Peter Flaschel, Willi Semmler

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book represents the first of three volumes offering a complete reinterpretation and restructuring of Keynesian macroeconomics and a detailed investigation of the disequilibrium adjustment processes characterizing the financial, the goods and the labour markets and their interaction. It...

    To Be Published June 6th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Socioeconomics of Amartya Sen

    On Freedom, Capability and Entitlement

    By Des Gasper

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    @text Amartya Sen - who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economic Science in 2003 - is one of the leading economists of his generation. He is best known for his deep critique of the liberal and utilitarian inheritances in economics, including the treatment (or neglect) of values and value-judging in...

    To Be Published June 14th 2014 by Routledge