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  1. Alternative Theories of Competition

    Challenges to the Orthodoxy

    Edited by Jamee K. Moudud, Cyrus Bina, Patrick L. Mason

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    The history of policymaking has been dominated by two rival assumptions about markets. Those who have advocated Keynesian-type policies have generally based their arguments on the claim that markets are imperfectly competitive. On the other hand laissez faire advocates have argued the opposite by...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. In Defense of Post-Keynesian and Heterodox Economics

    Responses to their Critics

    Edited by Frederic S. Lee, Marc Lavoie

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    Post-Keynesian and heterodox economics challenge the mainstream economics theories that dominate the teaching at universities and government economic policies. And it was these latter theories that helped to cause the great depression the United States and the rest of the world is in. However, most...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Reforming the Governance of the Financial Sector

    Edited by David Mayes, Geoffrey E. Wood

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Many financial institutions have in recent years failed – failed either completely, and gone into bankruptcy, or failed in the sense that they have not achieved what their owners or their customers expected them to deliver. This has had significant and adverse effects on customers, taxpayers,...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Foundations of Institutional Economics

    By K. William Kapp

    Edited by Sebastian Berger, Rolf Steppacher

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    This is a ground-breaking book about the foundations of institutional economics. K. William Kapp presents the economic role of institutions for economic development, capital formation and technological dynamics in an easily accessible and comprehensive manner. As a front-rank 20th century...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Political Economy of the Environment

    An Interdisciplinary Approach

    By Simon Dietz, Jonathan Michie, Christine Oughton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Political Economy

    This book is the culmination of several years work by a group of academics, policy-makers and other professionals looking to understand how alternative economic thinking – and indeed thinking from quite different social-scientific disciplines – could enhance the mainstream economic approach to...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Capitalist Diversity and Diversity within Capitalism

    Edited by Geoffrey T. Wood, Christel Lane

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    The economic crisis that began in 2008 has underscored the impact not only of embedded and assumed ways of managing the economy, but also that present circumstances are the product of a long period of experimentation and bounded diversity; it is understanding the nature of both that forms a central...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Capital, Exploitation and Economic Crisis

    By John Weeks

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    In 2008 the capitalist world was swept by the severest crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Mainstream economics neither anticipated nor could account for this disastrous financial crisis, which required massive state intervention throughout the capitalist world. Karl Marx did anticipate...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Reconstructing Keynesian Macroeconomics Volume 1

    Partial Perspectives

    By Carl Chiarella, Peter Flaschel, Willi Semmler

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book represents the first of three volumes offering a complete reinterpretation and restructuring of Keynesian macroeconomics and a detailed investigation of the disequilibrium adjustment processes characterizing the financial, the goods and the labour markets and their interaction. It...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Foundations of Non-Equilibrium Economics

    The principle of circular and cumulative causation

    Edited by Sebastian Berger

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    This thought-provoking volume presents essays on the foundations of non-equilibrium economics, i.e. the principle of circular cumulative causation (CCC). This work presents empirical research on how the interplay of technology’s increasing returns to scale, institutions, resources, and economic...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Economics of UN Peacekeeping

    By Nadège Sheehan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Peacekeeping is a security concept that is very representative of the current interventionism, multilateralism, human rights, and humanitarian ideas. UN peacekeeping plays an important role in international security and includes various activities that go beyond the original roles assigned to UN...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge