Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Economic Theory & Philosophy Books

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 691 new and published books in the subject of Economic Theory & Philosophy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 2

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. The Social Economics of Jean-Baptiste Say

    Markets and Virtue

    By Evelyn L. Forget

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book uses archival and published sources to place Say in context, at the confluence of several major currents in social philosophy. The Say that emerges from this study is far from being the one dimensional popularizer of Smith and proponent of libertarian ideology that he is often depicted as...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  7. A History of Economic Science in Japan

    The Internationalization of Economics in the Twentieth Century

    By Aiko Ikeo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Japanese economists began publishing scientific papers in renowned journals including Econometrica in the 1950s and made significant contributions to the sophistication of general equilibrium analysis by an intensive use of a variety of mathematical instruments. They contributed significantly...

    Published April 6th 2014 by Routledge

  8. A History of Italian Economic Thought

    By Riccardo Faucci

    Series: The Routledge History of Economic Thought

    This book provides the non-Italian scholar with an extensive picture of the development of Italian economics, from the Sixteenth century to the present. The thread of the narrative is the dialectics between economic theory and political action, where the former attempts to enlighten the latter, but...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Methodology of Economic Model Building (Routledge Revivals)

    Methodology after Samuelson

    By Lawrence A. Boland

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The major methodological task for modern economists has been to establish the testability of models. Too often, however, methodological assumptions can make a model virtually impossible to test even under ideal conditions, yet few theorists have examined the requirements and problems of assuring...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. An Inquiry into Physiocracy (Routledge Revivals)

    By Max Beer

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The common understanding of physiocracy – the school of eighteenth-century political economy associated with thinkers such as Boisguillebert and Quesnay – is often confined to the view that it considered agriculture the only source of wealth, and manufacture, trade and export as unproductive. The...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge