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  1. Economics of the Law

    A Primer

    By Wolfgang Weigel

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    There is an ever-increasing interest in the question of how and why legal norms can effectively guide human action. This compact volume demonstrates how economic tools can be used to examine this question and scrutinize these legal norms. Indeed, this is one of the first text to be based on civil...

    Published February 7th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Decisions: Risk and Reward

    By Johnnie E.V. Johnson, Alistair Bruce

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

    In recent years leading figures in a variety of fields - political, financial, medical, and organizational - have become acutely aware of the need to effectively incorporate aspects of risk into their decision-making. This book addresses a wide range of contemporary issues in decision research,...

    Published January 24th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Explorations in Economic Methodology

    From Lakatos to Empirical Philosophy of Science

    Edited by Roger E. Backhouse

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Roger Backhouse is a key figure in the field of economic methodology. Explorations in Economic Methodology both clarifies and responds to the issues raised by the literature and argues that methodology is an essential activity. Offering a constructive, but critical, response to the recent...

    Published September 17th 2007 by Routledge

  4. How Economists Model the World into Numbers

    By Marcel Boumans

    Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

    Economics is dominated by model building, therefore a comprehension of how such models work is vital to understanding the discipline. This book provides a critical analysis of the economist's favourite tool, and as such will be an enlightening read for some, and an intriguing one for others....

    Published September 17th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The General Theory of Economic Evolution

    By Kurt Dopfer, Jason Potts

    The first book to chart the development of the field of evolutionary economics, this book provides an integrated generic framework to define the rules of an economic system; how they are coordinated and the causes and consequences of their change. Packed with pedagogical features including essay...

    Published September 12th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Information Economics

    By Urs Birchler, Monika Bütler

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    This new text book by Urs Birchler and Monika Butler is an introduction to the study of how information affects economic relations. The authors provide a narrative treatment of the more formal concepts of Information Economics, using easy to understand and lively illustrations from film and...

    Published July 12th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Contributions to Social Ontology

    Edited by Clive Lawson, John Spiro Latsis, Nuno Miguel Ornelas Martins

    Recent years have seen a dramatic re-emergence of interest in ontology. From philosophy and social sciences to artificial intelligence and computer science, ontology is gaining interdisciplinary influence as a popular tool for applied research. Contributions to Social Ontology focuses...

    Published May 8th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Considerations on the Fundamental Principles of Pure Political Economy

    By Vilfredo Pareto

    Edited by Roberto Marchionatti, Fiorenzo Mornati

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Between May 1892 and October 1893 the Giornale degli Economisti published Vilfredo Pareto’s Considerazioni sui principi fondamentali dell’economia politica pura in five parts. Viewed in its entirety, the outcome is essentially a classic monograph on the fundamental issues in pure economic theory in...

    Published April 12th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Speaking of Economics

    How to Get in the Conversation

    By Arjo Klamer

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    Making sense of economists and their world in a persuasive and entertaining style, Arjo Klamer, the author of a number of influential books including Conversation with Economists and The Consequences of Economic Rhetoric, shows that economics is as much about how people interact as it is about the...

    Published February 19th 2007 by Routledge

  10. The Big Three in Economics: Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Maynard Keynes

    Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Maynard Keynes

    By Mark Skousen

    History comes alive in this fascinating story of opposing views that continue to play a fundamental role in today's politics and economics. "The Big Three in Economics" traces the turbulent lives and battle of ideas of the three most influential economists in world history: Adam Smith, representing...

    Published January 15th 2007 by Routledge