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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 August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Cambridge Controversies in Capital Theory

    A Methodological Analysis

    By Jack Birner

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book explains the debate over the Cambridge controversies of the 1960s and 1970s. In a compelling and comprehensive argument, Birner discusses the main contributions to the controversy in a series of case studies. He gradually develops a methodological model of idealizations that explains both...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Value, Distribution and Capital

    Edited by Gary Mongiovi, Fabio Petri

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book explores some of the most important themes in neo-Ricardian economics. It explores the many contributions of Pierangelo Garengnani to modern economics, including his work in capital theory, the theory of effective demand and stability analysis. Contributors include Paul Samuelson, John...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Keynes and the 'Classics'

    A Study in Language, Epistemology and Mistaken Identities

    By Michel Verdon

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Is there a language which is adequate to describe our own economy? In this volume, Michel Verdon undertakes a path-breaking analysis of the three major paradigms in economics: Marxian economics, neo-classical economics and Keynesian economics. Each of these, he argues, has an inherent cosmology,...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. A Short History of Economic Thought

    3rd Edition

    By Bo Sandelin, Hans-Michael Trautwein, Richard Wundrak

    This book, now in its third edition, provides an elementary introduction to the history of economic thought. A chapter is devoted to each of the major developments in the history of the discipline, before a concluding chapter in which the authors draw together some of the key strands and comment on...

    Published August 8th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Revisiting Classical Economics

    Studies in Long-Period Analysis

    By Heinz D. Kurz, Neri Salvadori

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The financial crisis and the economic crisis that followed triggered a crisis in the subject of economics, as it is typically being taught today especially in macroeconomics and related fields. A renewed interest in earlier authors, especially the classical economists from Adam Smith to David...

    Published August 4th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Economics of Values-Based Organisations

    An Introduction

    By Luigino Bruni, Alessandra Smerilli

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Economics

    This book looks at the governance of values-based organizations (VBOs), which are organizations with a mission and identity based on ideals. Examples of VBOs include non-profit organizations, charities, NGOs, environmental, educational or cultural organizations, and social enterprises. The main...

    Published July 28th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Theories of Surplus and Transfer (Routledge Revivals)

    Parasites and Producers in Economic Thought

    By Helen Heslop

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1990, this is an analysis of the history of western economics from Petty to Supply-Side, through the prism of the controversies over productive labour and its product. It treats the early economists’ "productive-unproductive" dichotomies as shorthands for many other sets of...

    Published July 28th 2014 by Routledge