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  1. The Limits of Performativity

    Politics of the Modern Economy

    Edited by Franck Cochoy, Martin Giraudeau, Liz McFall

    The economy is commonly described either as the apolitical realm of calculation or as the fully political one of domination. This book scrutinizes the ways in which the economy is performed, in order to situate where precisely politics is located with regard to economic matters. Politics, the book...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Methodology, Microeconomics and Keynes

    Essays in Honour of Victoria Chick, Volume 2

    Edited by Philip Arestis, Meghnad Desai, Sheila Dow

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This volume, a companion to Money, Macroeconomics and Keynes, represents both consolidation and the breaking of new ground in Keynesian methodology and microeconomics by leading figures in these fields....

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Richard Cantillon

    Pioneer of Economic Theory

    By Tony Brewer

    Richard Cantillon, writing fifty years before Adam Smith, was the first to see the economy as an interrelated whole, and the first to give a coherent account of how it works. This is the first comprehensive study of his economic theory and of his place in the history of the subject....

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. International Trade (Routledge Revivals)

    An Application of Economic Theory

    By J. A. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1904, this important economic work explores some of the leading principles underlining the development of international trade. Hobson offered a departure from the conventional treatment of international trade in economic theory, simplifying concepts of free trade, exchange and...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Economist With a Public Purpose

    Essays in Honour of John Kenneth Galbraith

    Edited by Michael Keaney

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Galbraith's arguments are discussed by a group of economists in regards to current controversies and problems. Topics covered range from globalization and the role of the state to redistributive economic policies. The result is a collection that pays tribute to one of the most prominent, and yet...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Nature of Capital

    Marx after Foucault

    By Richard Marsden

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    The synthesis of Marx and Foucault has traditionally been seen within the social sciences as deeply problematic. The author overturns this received wisdom by subjecting both thinkers to an original re-reading through the lens of the philosophy of critical realism.The result is an illuminating...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Evolution of Austrian Economics

    From Menger to Lachmann

    By Sandye Gloria-Palermo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book argues, against the dominant orthodoxy in the history of economic thought, for the originality of Carl Menger's contribution to the development of the Austrian school of economics. Situating the evolution of Menger's thought in the tradition of classical political economy, the author...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Ancient Economic Thought

    By Betsy Price

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book explores the interrelationship between economic practice and religion, ethics and social structure in a number of ancient cultures, including ancient East Indian, Hebraic, Greek, Hellenistic, Roman and emerging European cultures....

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Keynes and the Neoclassical Synthesis

    Einsteinian versus Newtonian Macroeconomics

    By Dario Togati

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This remarkable volume provides a critical assessment of Neoclassical Synthesis, long regarded as the standard interpretation of Keynes. Taking issue with this orthodoxy, the author offers a unique interpretation of the foundation of modern macroeconomics, arguing that the subject derives from the...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The German Historical School

    The Historical and Ethical Approach to Economics

    Edited by Yuichi Shionoya

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    With the increasing acceptance of evolutionary and institutional thinking among economists, general interest in the German Historical School has risen steadily during the last decade. This book traces the development and transformation of the School, covering its leading figures such as Adam Muller...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge