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  1. Political Economy of Public Finance in Britain, 1767-1873

    By Takuo Dome

    The period between 1767 and 1873 shaped public finance in Britain (and, by extension, many other countries) as we know it today, with the major economists of the time providing influential contributions. Until now, no book has examined and compared the thought of these 'classical economists' from...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  2. Classical Economics and Modern Theory

    Studies in Long-Period Analysis

    By Heinz D. Kurz, Neri Salvadori

    In this thought-provoking book, well known economists Kurz and Salvadori cover original findings and new vistas on old problems. They cover: alternative interpretations of classical economists new growth theory the relationship between Sraffian theory and Von Neumann the treatment of capital...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  3. The New Institutional Economics of Corruption

    By Johann Graf Lambsdorff, Markus Taube, Matthias Schramm

    This book constitutes a thorough analysis of the phenomenon of corruption, as seen from the perspective of New Institutional Economics - one of the most influential new schools of thought in the social sciences of the past decade....

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  4. Involuntary Unemployment

    By Michel de Vroey

    The Great Depression of the 1930s with its dramatic unemployment rates was one of the most striking economic events of the past century. It shook economists' beliefs in the existence of self-adjusting forces and prompted Keynes to write his masterwork, The General Theory of Employment, Interest and...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  5. Distributional Justice

    Theory and Measurement

    By Hilde Bojer

    Introducing the main theories of distributional justice the book covers utilitarianism and welfare economics, moving on to Rawls's social contract and the Sen/Nussbaum capability approach with a refreshingly readable style. There is a chapter covering the position of mothers and children in...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  6. The Enigma of Globalization

    A Journey to a New Stage of Capitalism

    By Robert Went

    Globalization is theorized in this book as an emerging new stage of capitalism. Robert Went takes us on a journey from the historical roots of globalization through to its relevance in the modern day.The Enigma of Globalization is a timely addition to an important debate and covers such themes as:*...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  7. History of Environmental Economic Thought

    By Erhun Kula

    This volume presents the ideas of major figures in economics throughout history on key environmental issues such as population growth, resource scarcity and environmental contamination. Throughout, the historical roots of current debates are explored with empirical case studies illustrating the...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  8. Handbook of Contemporary Behavioral Economics

    Foundations and Developments

    By Morris Altman

    At a time when both scholars and the public demand explanations and answers to key economic problems that conventional approaches have failed to resolve, this groundbreaking handbook of original works by leading behavioral economists offers the first comprehensive articulation of behavioral...

    Published July 14th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Rational Choice Theory (5 volume set)

    Edited by Michael Allingham

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    Although the roots of rational choice theory can be found in Aristotle, the more explicit treatment of the subject originates in the middle of the twentieth century. Building on these foundations, this collection brings together the most important contributions to the diverse literature on rational...

    Published June 27th 2006 by Routledge

  10. A Guide to Post-Keynesian Economics

    In "The Geography of Survival" Wolfson speaks out about the world's choice to embrace the cause of our collective survival or to let desertization, pollution, disaster, famine, epidemic, and war work their own solution....

    Published June 14th 2006 by Routledge