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  1. Consuming Symbolic Goods

    Identity and Commitment, Values and Economics

    Edited by Wilfred Dolfsma

    The phenomenon of consumption has increasingly drawn attention from economists. While the ‘sole purpose of production is consumption’, as Adam Smith has claimed, economists have up to recently generally ignored the topic. This book brings together a range of different perspectives on the topic of...

    Published February 20th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Foundations of Paul Samuelson's Revealed Preference Theory, Revised Edition

    A study by the method of rational reconstruction

    By Stanley Wong

    Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

    Originally published over two decades ago, this classic text within the philosophy of economics is a tour de force against revealed preference. It critically examines the research programme carried out by the Nobel Prize winner Paul Samuelson on the revealed preference approach to the theory of...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Civil Happiness

    Economics and Human Flourishing in Historical Perspective

    By Luigino Bruni

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Economists have long laboured under the misapprehension that all humans exist as rational beings that find happiness in maximizing their personal utility. This impressive volume presents an historical review of the evolution of economic thought, from economic philosophy to contemporary mathematical...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Making Chicago Price Theory

    Friedman-Stigler Correspondence 1945-1957

    Edited by Daniel J. Hammond, Claire H. Hammond

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Milton Friedman and George J. Stigler shaped economics as we know it today – their Chicago School laid the groundwork for much of the neoclassical tradition in economic analysis. This book brings together a collection of letters from these two Noble laureates from the post-war years, containing new...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Entrepreneurship and Dynamics in the Knowledge Economy

    Edited by Charlie Karlsson, Börje Johansson, Roger Stough

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    The phenomenon of entrepreneurship has attracted researchers from a variety of disciplines and a diverse number of analytical approaches. Currently, there is a considerable amount of confusion and a variety of conflicting theories which are being used interchangeably and ambiguously. In...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Evolution of Markets and Institutions

    A Study of an Emerging Economy

    By Murali Patibandla

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    The new institutional economics has been one of the most influential schools of thought to emerge in the past quarter century. Taking its roots in the transaction cost theory of the firm as an economic organization rather than purely a production function, it has been developed further...

    Published January 30th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Innovation, Technology and Hypercompetition

    Review and Synthesis

    By Hans-Werner Gottinger

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    In an increasingly technologically-led century the striking pattern emerging in firms’ innovative activities is their competition for a technological leadership position in situations best described as races. A 'race' is an interactive pattern characterized by firms constantly trying to get ahead...

    Published January 30th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The Core Theory in Economics

    Problems and Solutions

    By Lester Telser

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    An important tenet of game theory, core theory has nonetheless been all but ignored by the mainstream. Its basic premise is that individuals band together in order to promote their interests as much as possible. The return to an individual depends on competition among various coalitions...

    Published January 30th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Equilibrium in Economics

    Scope and Limits

    Edited by Valeria Mosini

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    General Equilibrium Theory, which became the dominating paradigm after the Second World War, is founded on the postulated existence, uniqueness, and stability of equilibrium in economic processes. Since then, the concept has come under sustained attack from all points of the heterodox...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Development of Economic Analysis 7th Edition

    By Ingrid H. Rima

    Now in its seventh edition, Ingrid Rima's classic textbook charts the development of the discipline from the classical age of Plato and Aristotle, through the middle ages to the first flowering of economics as a distinct discipline - the age of Petty, Quesnay and Smith - to the era of classical...

    Published December 23rd 2008 by Routledge