Collections in this series gather together a comprehensive range of contemporary responses to key thinkers and figures in economics, politics and the social sciences. Presented together in the same place for the first time are rare and otherwise difficult to obtain reviews, letters, adresses and journal articles chronicling responses from the subject's own lifetime. Including international comment drawn from the popular press to academic journals, each set begins with a new editorial introduction.
David Ricardo Critical Responses
Jevons Critical Responses
Adam Smith Critical Responses
By Robert W Dimand
December 05, 2006
Irving Fisher was one of America’s greatest mathematical economists – and certainly one of the most colourful. During his career, he made numerous contributions to mathematical economics, capital theory, monetary theory, and statistics. The now familiar distinction between stocks and flows is ...
By Terry Peach
December 03, 2003
This four-volume set in the Critical Responses series brings together for the first time 19th Century responses to, and appreciations of, the work of David Ricardo. The collection covers the period from 1817, the year of publication of Ricardo's major work, The Principles of Political Economy and ...
By Sandra Peart
December 27, 2002
William Stanley Jevons was a self-proclaimed revolutionary, whose struggle under what he called the 'Noxious authority' of John Stuart Mill in economic circles is well-known. He was highly critical of the labour theory of value and the wages fund theory attributed to David Ricardo, and offered his ...
By Hiroshi Mizuta
March 08, 2000
This collection gathers together comments and reviews to all the works of Adam Smith, published and unpublished. All introductions to the later editions of his works, either in English or newly translated, are included as well as the editor's notes, where possible....
By Roberto Marchionatti
June 26, 1998
This important set brings together for the first time works indispensable to a complete understanding of the diffusion of Marxist economic thought in the Western world. The comprehensive selection of contemporary material includes introductions to editions of Marx's works, articles, book excerpts, ...
By Peter Groenewegen
June 05, 1998
This is the first collection that documents a comprehensive range of material from Marshall's own lifetime. Alfred Marshall is one of the most important figures in the history of economics. Although there are several collections which draw together parts of the vast critical literature that has ...