Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • Paradigms in Political Economy book cover

    Paradigms in Political Economy

    1st Edition

    By Kavous Ardalan

    Social theory can usefully be conceived in terms of four key paradigms: functionalist, interpretive, radical humanist, and radical structuralist. The four paradigms are founded upon different assumptions about the nature of social science and the nature of society. Each generates theories, concepts…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Reclaiming Pluralism in Economics book cover

    Reclaiming Pluralism in Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jerry Courvisanos, James Doughney, Alex Millmow

    Until the end of the early 1970s, from a history of economic thought perspective, the mainstream in economics was pluralist, but once neoclassical economics became totally dominant it claimed the mainstream as its own. Since then, alternative views and schools of economics increasingly became…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • Economics, Culture and Development book cover

    Economics, Culture and Development

    1st Edition

    By Eiman O. Zein-Elabdin

    This book examines the treatment of culture and development in the discipline of economics, thereby filling a conspicuous gap in current literature. Economics has come a long way to join the ‘cultural turn’ that has swept the humanities and social sciences in the last half century. This volume…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Agent-Based Computational Economics: How the idea originated and where it is going book cover

    Agent-Based Computational Economics

    How the idea originated and where it is going, 1st Edition

    By Shu-Heng Chen

    This book aims to answer two questions that are fundamental to the study of agent-based economic models: what is agent-based computational economics and why do we need agent-based economic modelling of economy? This book provides a review of the development of agent-based computational economics (…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Experimental and Computable Economics

  • Bounded Rationality and Behavioural Economics book cover

    Bounded Rationality and Behavioural Economics

    1st Edition

    By Graham Mallard

    Economics Nobel Laureate Herbert Simon developed the concept of bounded rationality in the 1950s. This asserts that the cognitive abilities of human decision-makers are not always sufficient to find optimal solutions to complex real-life problems, leading decision-makers to find satisfactory,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
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    Routledge Advances in Behavioural Economics and Finance

  • The Economics of Voting: Studies of self-interest, bargaining, duty and rights book cover

    The Economics of Voting

    Studies of self-interest, bargaining, duty and rights, 1st Edition

    By Dan Usher

    The economics of voting is about whether and to what extent self-interest may be relied upon in voting. The central proposition in economics is that the world’s work gets done satisfactorily when each person does what they think is best for themselves. The commonsense view of the matter is that…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Macroeconomics After the Financial Crisis: A Post-Keynesian perspective book cover

    Macroeconomics After the Financial Crisis

    A Post-Keynesian perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mogens Ove Madsen, Finn Olesen

    How should Europe cope with the negative and still unfolding economic consequences of the current economic crisis? And why does Europe seem to be more conservative than the USA in dealing with the crisis? Since the outbreak of the current international economic crisis in 2008, the USA and many of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
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    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Intellectual Path Dependence in Economics: Why economists do not reject refuted theories book cover

    Intellectual Path Dependence in Economics

    Why economists do not reject refuted theories, 1st Edition

    By Altug Yalcintas

    Is economics always self-corrective? Do erroneous theorems permanently disappear from the market of economic ideas? Intellectual Path Dependence in Economics argues that errors in economics are not always corrected. Although economists are often critical and open-minded, unfit explanations are…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge

  • The Arab Economy in Israel: The Dynamics of a Region's Development book cover

    The Arab Economy in Israel

    The Dynamics of a Region's Development, 1st Edition

    By Raja Khalidi

    The Arab enclaves within Israel constitute a definite economic unit. Despite subservice to the national economy they exhibit a range of independent production and consumption modes that suggest potential economic developmental viability. The author considers the background of these enclaves and the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Arab Industrialisation and Economic Integration book cover

    Arab Industrialisation and Economic Integration

    1st Edition

    By Roberto Aliboni

    Independently commissioned by IAI, the three studies comprising this book examine inter-Arab industrial and economic cooperation. The first chapter analyses the industrial strategies, economic policies and attempts at harmonisation and cooperation of the Arab countries, providing a detailed picture…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • The Determinants of Arab Economic Development book cover

    The Determinants of Arab Economic Development

    1st Edition

    By Yusuf A. Sayigh

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • The Economic Case for Palestine book cover

    The Economic Case for Palestine

    1st Edition

    By Elias H. Tuma, Haim Darin-Drabkin

    Much has been written about the Arab–Israeli conflict, the prospects for peace or war and the eventual establishment of a Palestinian state, side by side with the state of Israel. The emphasis, however, has been on the political processes of such eventualities. The objectives of this book…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

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