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Contemporary economic thought

Paul Thomas Homan

Contemporary economic thought

by Paul Thomas Homan

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 10 0 -- Clark, John Bates, 1847-1938.,
  • Mitchell, Wesley Clair, 1874-1948.,
  • Veblen, Thorstein, 1857-1929.,
  • Marshall, Alfred, 1842-1924.,
  • Hobson, John Atkinson, 1858-1940.,
  • Economics -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Paul T. Homan.
    SeriesEssay index reprint series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB87 .H6 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 475 p.
    Number of Pages475
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19735095M
    LC Control Number68-20310

    A MODERN GUIDE TO ECONOMIC THOUGHT. Edited by Douglas Mair and Anne G. Miller. in Books from Edward Elgar Publishing. Abstract: This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the main schools of contemporary economic thought, presenting the current state of each school in its own terms, indicating its raison d'être, why each school thinks as it does and the questions to which it is trying Cited by: The contributions seek to engage critically with Polanyi’s ideas, analysing both the strengths and weaknesses, as well as highlighting continuing points of relevance to contemporary issues and debates. The book celebrates the diversity of Polanyi’s political and economic thought whilst encouraging the reader to see it as a whole and not as.

    All in all, despite some additional minor blemishes (e.g., sometimes economists’ birth and death years were included, sometimes not), this book exhibits a great breadth and depth of knowledge of the history of economic thought, generally presented in a way appropriate for its intended readers. 3. Historical economic ideas will be related to contemporary economic theories and economic realities. This helps to enhance the students' theoretical understanding as well as their ability to analyze real world economic problems. Textbook and Readings: E. K. Hunt, History of Economic Thought, Third Edition (M. E. Sharpe, 20 I I).

    Jan 01,  · These articles, over thirty in total, reflect the best and latest thought in the exciting field of economic sociology. Beginning with the foundation of Smith, Marx, Engels and Polanyi, the volume gathers some of the best writings by economic sociologists that consider national and world economies as both products and influences of society. Studies of several historical and contemporary leaders - Lincoln, de Gaulle, Mandela, Aung San Suu Kyi - illustrate the significance of moral capital for political legitimation, mobilizing support, and the creation of strategic opportunities. In the book's final section, Kane applies his arguments to the American presidency from Kennedy to Clinton.


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Compares and contrasts the ‘neoclassical synthesis’ and the monetarist counter‐revolution. Shows the rational expectation revolution as an offspring of Friedman's approach. Considers the non‐Walrasian equilibrium theory and analyses the research programme of microfoundations of macroeconomics in some detail.

Jan 01,  · About this book. Assembling contributions from top thinkers in the field, this companion offers a comprehensive and sophisticated exploration of the history of economic thought. The volume has a threefold focus: the history of economic thought, the history of economics as a discipline, and the historiography of economic thought.

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They say it's because only limited time exists to master the ever more complex tools of the trade.Through its eighteen essays, this book discusses Gandhian thought and views on wide ranging highly topical themes such as the relevance of economic planning, the role of the State and Market, appropriate technology and industrial structure, consumption, Swadeshi, socialism, social equality, secularism, sustainable development, environmental.The Journal of the History of Economic Thought (JHET) is the journal of the History of Economics capitolchamberartists.com is a quarterly, refereed journal that welcomes papers reflecting the full spectrum of scholarly analysis within the history of economic thought and history of economic methodology.

The mission of the journal is to further the objectives of the History of Economics Society.