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  1. Economics Made Fun

    Philosophy of the pop-economics

    Edited by N. Emrah Aydinonat, Jack J Vromen

    Best-selling books such as Freakonomics and The Undercover Economist have paved the way for the flourishing economics-made-fun genre. While books like these present economics as a strong and explanatory science, the ongoing economic crisis has exposed the shortcomings of economics to the general...

    Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Ricardo on Money and Finance

    A Bicentenary Reappraisal

    Edited by Yuji Sato, Susumu Takenaga

    David Ricardo, one of the major figures in the history of economic thought, particularly in the English classical political economy, deployed his activities as economist just two hundreds of years ago. Since then his economics has been generally estimated as the culminating point of the classical...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Economics and Capitalism in the Ottoman Empire

    By Deniz T. Kilinçoğlu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Is it possible to generate "capitalist spirit" in a society, where cultural, economic and political conditions did not unfold into an industrial revolution, and consequently into an advanced industrial-capitalist formation? This is exactly what some prominent public intellectuals in the late...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Historical Perspectives on Macroeconomics

    Sixty Years After the 'General Theory'

    Edited by Philippe Fontaine, Albert Jolink

    Since the publication of Keynes's General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money in 1936, macroeconomic theory has altered considerably. Each author in this volume focuses on an issue which either preceded, accompanied or followed the 'Keynesian Revolution' and helped to shape economics in...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. A History of Portuguese Economic Thought

    By Antonio Almodovar, Jose Luis Cardoso

    A History of Portuguese Economic Thought offers the first account in English of the development of economic thought in Portugal. The authors adopt a comparative approach to analyse how economic doctrine, theories and policies have been disseminated and assimilated by Portuguese economists in...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Economic Thought in Communist and Post-Communist Europe

    Edited by Hans-Jurgen Wagener

    It is now almost a decade since central and east Europe saw the demise of the Soviet-style economic planning which accompanied more ot less authoritarian political rule by communist parties. The economic thought, based on Marxist philosophy, which formed theoretical underpinning of centrally...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Contributions to the History of Economic Thought

    Essays in Honour of R.D.C. Black

    Edited by Antoin Murphy, Renee Prendergast

    Featuring original contributions from some of the leading contemporary figures in the history of economic thought, this book offers new perspectives on key topics, from Smith's Wealth of Nations to the Jevonian Revolution. Drawing inspiration from the life and work of R.D.C. Black, formerly...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Subjectivism and Economic Analysis

    Edited by Roger Koppl, Gary Mongiovi

    Subjectivism plays a fundamental role in many of the leading alternative schools in economics. This work explores major methodological issues in the area of radical subjectivism and includes contributions from Jorg Bibow, Peter Boettke, Maurizio Caserta, Steven Horwitz, Brian J. Loasby, Steven...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. On Economic Knowledge

    Toward a Science of Political Economics

    By Adolph Lowe

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1965 with a revised edition in 1977, examines the subject matter and the method of the science of economics. On Economic Knowledge explores the historical trends of economics, the logic of economic science, and whether or not economics can be viewed in itself as a...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge International Handbook of Ignorance Studies

    Edited by Matthias Gross, Linsey McGoey

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Once treated as the absence of knowledge, ignorance today has become a highly influential topic in its own right, commanding growing attention across the natural and social sciences where a wide range of scholars have begun to explore the social life and political issues involved in the...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge