Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Economic Theory & Philosophy Books

You are currently browsing 631–640 of 714 new and published books in the subject of Economic Theory & Philosophy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 64

  1. Subjectivity in Political Economy

    Essays on Wanting and Choosing

    By David P. Levine

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book explores the way political economy understands human motivation. In it, the author argues that the assumptions typically made by economists regarding want and choice cannot adequately lay a foundation for answering important questions about the design of economic institutions and the...

    Published January 29th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Competitiveness, Localised Learning and Regional Development

    Specialization and Prosperity in Small Open Economies

    By Heikki Eskelinen, Ingjaldur Hannibalsson, Anders Malmberg, Peter Maskell, Eirik Vatne

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Drawing on a rich literature and case study material from selected industries, and elaborating on key concepts such as firms and competencies, industries and industrial systems, and competitiveness and prosperity, this book sets out to answer three broad research questions: * What is competition...

    Published December 25th 1997 by Routledge

  3. The Political Economy of Social Credit and Guild Socialism

    By Brian Burkitt, Frances Hutchinson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This work approaches the phenomenon of guild socialism from a new perspective, focusing on the Douglas Social Credit movement. It explores the key ideas, gives an overview of the main theories and traces their subsequent history. Thoroughly researched, it provides original material relevant to the...

    Published October 30th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Economics of the Family and Family Policies

    Edited by Christina Jonung, Inga Persson

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    Economic analysis of the family is a recent, but already well established area in economics. This book bears evidence to the lively and relevant research in the area. Essays in this comprehensive collection provide a clear picture of the state of the art of economics of the family and explore...

    Published October 16th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Gold Standard In Theory & History

    2nd Edition

    By Barry Eichengreen, Marc Flandreau

    Since the successful first edition of The Gold Standard in Theory and History was published in 1985, much new research has been completed. This updated version contains five new essays including:* post 1990 literature on exchange rate target zones* a discussion of the light shed by the gold...

    Published July 24th 1997 by Routledge

  6. A Macroeconomics Reader

    Edited by Brian Snowdon, Howard Vane

    A Macroeconomics Reader brings together a collection of key readings in modern macroeconomics. Each article has been carefully chosen to provide the reader with accessible, non-technical, and reflective papers which critically assess important areas and current controversies within modern...

    Published July 10th 1997 by Routledge

  7. The Representative Agent in Macroeconomics

    By James E Hartley, James E. Hartley

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Rpresentative agent models have become a predominant means of studying the macroeconomy in modern economics without there being much discussion in the literature about their propriety or usefulness. This volume evaluates the use of these models in macroeconomics, examining the justifications for...

    Published July 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  8. Working in the Macro Economy

    A study of the US Labor Market

    By Martin F. J. Prachowny

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Most macroeconomic theory has focused on goods and money rather than on labour, but this book goes someway to redressing this balance. It examines a wide range of labor-market issues from the perspective of modern macroeconomics. It considers policy issues, as well as theory, and criticises both...

    Published April 17th 1997 by Routledge

  9. The Methodology of Economics

    Nineteenth-Century British Contributions

    Series: History of British Economic Thought

    Containing key texts from such significant figures as * J.S. Mill* Nassau Senior* Henry Sedgwick* Alfred Marshall* J.E. Cairns* J.M. Keynesthis set illustrates the gradual transformation of economics from the fully contextualized political economy of the early classical economists to the abstract,...

    Published April 17th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Uncertainty and Economic Evolution

    Essays in Honour of Armen Alchian

    By John L. Lott Jr.

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

    The theory of the firm has recently undergone a dramatic transformation, drawing heavily on the pathbreaking work of Armen Alchian. This volume explores his contribution to the debate, including essays by Harold Demetz, Ben Klein, Jerry Jordan and Art Devany....

    Published April 3rd 1997 by Routledge