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  1. Expectations and the Meaning of Institutions

    Essays in Economics by Ludwig M. Lachmann

    Edited by Don Lavoie

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    This collection of Ludwig Lachmann's essays challenges contemporary attitudes to economics and seeks to apply an interpretive approach to the discipline. The essays, spanning six decades, address a wide range of issues in microeconomics, macroeconomics, methodology and the history of thought. They...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Economics and Interdisciplinary Exchange

    Edited by Guido Erreygers

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Economists have not always been on friendly terms with scientists from other fields. More than once, economists have been accused of 'imperialism' or criticized for neglecting the insights obtained in other fields. The history of economics, however, yields manifold examples of interdisciplinary '...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Equilibrium Economics of Leon Walras

    By Albert Jolink, Jan Van Daal

    The existing literature on Walras has focused on his Elements of Pure Economics to an extent which has unbalanced our view of his work. Jan van Daal and Albert Jolink pay very careful attention to Walras' general equilibrium models, tracing their development through the five editions of his...

    Published December 3rd 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 December 3rd 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 December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Representation and Structure in Economics

    The Methodology of Econometric Models of the Consumption Function

    By Hsiang-Ke Chao

    Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

    This book provides a methodological perspective on understanding the essential roles of econometric models in the theory and practice. Offering a comprehensive and comparative exposition of the accounts of models in both econometrics and philosophy of science, this work shows how econometrics and...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Changing Boundaries of the Firm

    Explaining Evolving Inter-firm Relations

    Edited by Massimo G Colombo

    This book offers a distinctive analysis of the relations and interplay between the internal activities of firms, their changing boundaries, and increasing reliance on networks and alliances with other firms.The contributors offer a blend of theoretical and empirical studies; they are based on a set...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Women's Work and Wages

    Edited by Christina Jonung, Inga Persson

    At a time when women in industrialized countries have a stronger and more permanent presence in the labour market than ever before, why does the gender pay gap differ so greatly between countries? The contributors to this book use empirical studies of gender differences in family responsibilities...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Working in the Macro Economy

    A study of the US Labor Market

    By Martin F. J. Prachowny

    Most macroeconomic theory has focused on goods and money rather than on labour, but this book goes someway to redressing this balance. It examines a wide range of labor-market issues from the perspective of modern macroeconomics. It considers policy issues, as well as theory, and criticises both...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Perfect Competition and the Transformation of Economics

    By Frank Machovec

    Frank Machovec argues that the assumption of perfect information has done untold economic damage. It has provided the rationale for active state intervention and has obscured the extent to which entrepreneurial activity depends upon the exploitation of asymmetric information....

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge