Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • Normativity and Naturalism in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences book cover

    Normativity and Naturalism in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Risjord

    Normativity and Naturalism in the Social Sciences engages with a central debate within the philosophy of social science: whether social scientific explanation necessitates an appeal to norms, and if so, whether appeals to normativity can be rendered "scientific." This collection brings together…

    Paperback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Constitution of Markets: Essays in Political Economy book cover

    The Constitution of Markets

    Essays in Political Economy, 1st Edition

    By Viktor J Vanberg

    What is the nature and role of competition in markets and politics?This book examines the institutional dimension of markets and the rules and institutions that condition the operation of market economies. Particular attention is paid to the the role of the state, specifically the role of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Human Evolution, Economic Progress and Evolutionary Failure book cover

    Human Evolution, Economic Progress and Evolutionary Failure

    1st Edition

    By Bhanoji Rao

    This monograph is an innovative endeavour in many ways. First, it brings to the fore the synergy between human evolution and economic and social progress. Second, it acknowledges the critical contributions from the routine adherence to contextual truth and contextual non-violence of humanity at…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Weber, Schumpeter and Modern Capitalism: Towards a General Theory book cover

    Weber, Schumpeter and Modern Capitalism

    Towards a General Theory, 1st Edition

    By John Love

    This book provides the groundwork for a general theory of modern capitalism by reinterpreting Max Weber’s work on the origins and institutional underpinnings of modern capitalism, and Joseph Schumpeter’s thought on the mechanisms and functioning of the capitalist economy. Focusing on the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • The Future of the Philosophy of Economics book cover

    The Future of the Philosophy of Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Constanze Binder, Conrad Heilmann, Jack J Vromen

    Originating from the International Network for Economic Method conference, hosted by the Erasmus Institute for Economics and Philosophy (EIPE) at the Erasmus University Rotterdam in 2013, this book chooses key themes that reflect on fascinating new developments in the philosophy of economics.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • The Ethical Underpinnings of Climate Economics book cover

    The Ethical Underpinnings of Climate Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Adrian Walsh, Säde Hormio, Duncan Purves

    Despite their obvious importance, the ethical implications of climate change are often neglected in economic evaluations of mitigation and adaptation policies. Economic climate models provide estimates of the value of mitigation benefits, provide understanding of the costs of reducing emissions,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Reflexivity and Economics: George Soros's theory of reflexivity and the methodology of economic science book cover

    Reflexivity and Economics

    George Soros's theory of reflexivity and the methodology of economic science, 1st Edition

    Edited by John B. Davis, D. Wade Hands

    The form of ‘reflexivity’ – defined by the dictionary as that which is ‘directed back upon itself’ – that is most relevant to economic methodology is that where observation of the economy leads to ideas that change behavior, which in turn changes (is directed back upon) the economy itself. As…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Developmental Macroeconomics: New Developmentalism as a Growth Strategy book cover

    Developmental Macroeconomics

    New Developmentalism as a Growth Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira, José Luís Oreiro, Nelson Marconi

    Developmental Macroeconomics: Access to Demand, the Exchange Rate and Growth offers a new approach to development economics and macroeconomics. It is a Keynesian-structuralist approach to economics applied to middle income countries that emphasizes the strategic role of demand in creating…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • The Economic Growth Controversy book cover

    The Economic Growth Controversy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Weintraub, Eli Schwartz, J. Richard Aronson

    Is economic growth desirable? Possible? Necessary? The distinguished social scientists represented in this collection give conflicting answers, resulting in a lively debate on the costs and benefits of growth in the developed and developing countries. This volume, first published in 1973, contains…

    Paperback – 2018-12-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Economic Cycle and the Growth of the Chinese Economy book cover

    The Economic Cycle and the Growth of the Chinese Economy

    1st Edition

    By Li Jianwei

    The nature of the economic cycle has been a long-standing problem for economists, given much attention by especially Malthus, Marx and Keynes. Key questions include: What are the causes of the economic cycle? Are the causes endogenous or exogenous? and Why is the economic cycle irregular?…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Place-based Economic Development and the New EU Cohesion Policy book cover

    Place-based Economic Development and the New EU Cohesion Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip McCann, Attila Varga

    The new EU Cohesion Policy is one of the largest integrated development policies in the Western world, and one of the largest of such programmes anywhere in the world. The reforms to the EU Cohesion Policy contain many different elements each of which interlink in order to provide a cohesive…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • The Trade Balance in Monetary General Equilibrium book cover

    The Trade Balance in Monetary General Equilibrium

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth W. Clements

    This title, first published in 1984, is a contribution to applied international trade theory. The author explores the specification and estimation of a multisector general equilibrium model of the open economy. The model is formulated with the aim of assessing empirically the effects of three key…

    Paperback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Monetary Economics

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