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  1. Liberal Learning and the Art of Self-Governance

    Edited by Emily Chamlee-Wright

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Concerns over affordability and accountability have tended to direct focus away from the central aims of liberal learning, such as preparing minds for free inquiry and inculcating the habits of mind, practical skills, and values necessary for effective participation in civil society. The...

    Published February 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Money and Justice

    A critique of modern money and banking systems from the perspective of Aristotelian and Scholastic thoughts

    By Leszek Niewdana

    Money has always represented power. For Aristotle, this power was inseparable from the exercise of justice within a community. This is why issuance of money was the prerogative of the lawful authority (government). Such a view of monetary power was widespread, and includes societies as distant as...

    Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Capitalism and the World Economy

    The Light and Shadow of Globalization

    Edited by Toshiaki Hirai

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Globalization is a phenomenon which has attracted much attention in the past, but there are still many questions that remain unanswered. This book categorizes globalization into three types: Financial Globalization, the collapse of the Cold War order and the ensuing convergence toward the...

    Published February 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Market

    Equilibrium, Stability, Mythology

    By Sydney N. Afriat

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This punchy book unites mainline mathematical economics and sometimes idiosyncratic political economy. Freshness is brought to the market concept giving general equilibrium theory a new lease of life, and an opening of thought on such matters as free trade, globalization and the environment.Where...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. John R. Commons: Selected Essays

    Edited by Malcolm Rutherford, Warren Samuels

    John R. Commons is one of the most significant figures in the development of American economics. One of the founders of the Institutional school, Commons developed theories of the evolution of capitalism and of institutional change which continue to influence modern economics. These volumes collect...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Subjectivism and Objectivism in the History of Economic Thought

    Edited by Kiichiro Yagi, Yukihiro Ikeda

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book investigates the tensions between subjectivism and objectivism in the history of economics. The book looks at the works of Adam Smith, Carl Menger, Leon Walras, William Stanley Jevons, Oskar Morgenstern, Ludwig Mises, Piero Sraffa, and so on. The book highlights the...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Monetary History of the UK

    By Forrest Capie

    First published in 1985. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Soviet Economy and the War bound with Soviet Planning and Labour

    By Maurice Dobb

    Series: Collected Works of Maurice Dobb

    In Soviet Economy and the War the author presents a concise factual record of Soviet economic developments during a short period. This book outlines the economic planning and performance that accompanied the military training and preparation to meet the onset of Nazism. To some extent...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Cognitive Developments in Economics

    By Salvatore Rizzello

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Cognitive Developments in Economics proposes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human problem solving, choice, decision-making and change, to explain economic transactions, and the nature and evolution of organisations and institutions. The book contributes to a large spectrum of...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Eighteenth Century Economics

    By Peter Groenewegen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Peter Groenewegen is one of the world's foremost scholars of eighteenth century economics - the era that saw the effective 'mainstreaming' of the discipline in the work of Smith, Turgot and Quesnay. This collection of essays amounts to the definitive guide to eighteenth century economics and is a...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge