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  1. Gandhi's Economic Thought

    By Ajit K. Dasgupta

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Gandhi's economic theories were a part of his vision of self-government, which meant not just freedom from colonial rule but the achievement of self-reliance and self-respect by the villagers of India. Areas examined include: * consumption behaviour * industrialization, technology and the scale...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Cognitive Processes and Economic Behaviour

    Edited by Marcello Basili, Nicola Dimitri, ITZHAK GILBOA

    Series: Routledge Siena Studies in Political Economy

    In recent years the understanding of the cognitive foundations of economic behavior has become increasingly important. This volume contains contributions from such leading scholars as Adam Brandenburger, Michael Bacharach and Patrick Suppes. It will be of great interest to academics and researchers...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Laws of History

    By Graeme Snooks

    This is an original and controversial reflection on the course of human history and a remarkable attempt to develop a scientific model of laws for the social sciences. It: * considers the nature of laws and the reasons we might expect to find them in history* employs an underlying framework...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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