Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • Organizations, Individualism and Economic Theory book cover

    Organizations, Individualism and Economic Theory

    1st Edition

    By Maria Brouwer

    Most economic theory is based on the assumption that economies grow in a linear fashion. Recessions, depressions and (financial) crises are explained by policy mistakes. However, economic development has historically been uneven, and this state of affairs continues today. This book argues that…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Ownership Economics: On the Foundations of Interest, Money, Markets, Business Cycles and Economic Development book cover

    Ownership Economics

    On the Foundations of Interest, Money, Markets, Business Cycles and Economic Development, 1st Edition

    By Gunnar Heinsohn, Otto Steiger

    Edited by Frank Decker

    This book presents the first full-length explanation in English of Heinsohn and Steiger's groundbreaking theory of money and interest, which emphasizes the role played by private property rights. Ownership economics gives an alternative explanation of money and interest, proposing that operations…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Political Economy and Liberalism in France: The Contributions of Frédéric Bastiat book cover

    Political Economy and Liberalism in France

    The Contributions of Frédéric Bastiat, 1st Edition

    By Robert Leroux

    The purpose of this book is to provide a comprehensive analysis of the work of Frédéric Bastiat (1801-1850), one of the towering intellectual figures of nineteenth century France. More than anyone else of his time, Bastiat personified the struggle of liberalism and science against socialism and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Reality and Accounting: Ontological Explorations in the Economic and Social Sciences book cover

    Reality and Accounting

    Ontological Explorations in the Economic and Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    By Richard Mattessich

    This book discusses and summarizes the revived interest in reality issues (ontology) within accounting, economics, and the information sciences, with a view to informing scholars from these different disciplines about each other’s endeavours in ontological research. Even more importantly, the book…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge New Works in Accounting History

  • The Economics of Structural Change in Knowledge book cover

    The Economics of Structural Change in Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Francesco Quatraro

    This book provides an elaboration upon the concept of knowledge from an economic viewpoint. However this is not a book on economics of knowledge, at least not in the conventional sense. Most of the existing books on the matter have focused on the treatment of knowledge in terms of properties of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Competition

  • The Historiography of Economics: British and American Economic Essays, Volume III book cover

    The Historiography of Economics

    British and American Economic Essays, Volume III, 1st Edition

    By A.W. Bob Coats

    Edited by Roger E Backhouse, Bruce Caldwell

    This is the third and final volume of collected papers of A.W. Bob Coats. Coats began to collect material for this volume in the years following the publication of the second volume in 1993, but sadly died in 2007, before the work was completed. The volume has now been completed under the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    British and American Economic Essays

  • The Political Economy of Gunnar Myrdal: Transcending Dilemmas Post-2008 book cover

    The Political Economy of Gunnar Myrdal

    Transcending Dilemmas Post-2008, 1st Edition

    By Örjan Appelqvist

    The intellectual trajectory of Gunnar Myrdal, Swedish Nobel Laureate economist, sociologist, and politician, brings us through many of the major issues in the world economy and politics of the 20th century. This new volume explores Myrdal's work on three major themes: breaking away from…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Theory of Value and Distribution in Economics: Discussions between Pierangelo Garegnani and Paul Samuelson book cover

    The Theory of Value and Distribution in Economics

    Discussions between Pierangelo Garegnani and Paul Samuelson, 1st Edition

    By Pierangelo Garegnani, Paul Samuelson

    Edited by Heinz D. Kurz

    This new volume explores two alternative economic theories – the classical theory and the marginalist or neoclassical theory- through a discussion between two eminent economists, Pierangelo Garegnani and Paul Samuelson. The key themes of the volume are the difference in approaches to the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Innovations in Economic Education: Promising Practices for Teachers and Students, K–16 book cover

    Innovations in Economic Education

    Promising Practices for Teachers and Students, K–16, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Beth Henning

    Innovations in Economic Education addresses the growing issue of financial illiteracy by showing how economics can be successfully integrated into classrooms from kindergarten through higher education. Pre-service teachers, experienced educators, curriculum leaders, parents, and school…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge

  • The Democratic Worker-Owned Firm (Routledge Revivals): A New Model for the East and West book cover

    The Democratic Worker-Owned Firm (Routledge Revivals)

    A New Model for the East and West, 1st Edition

    By David Ellerman

    When this book was first published in 1990, there were massive economic changes in the East and significant economic challenges to the West. This critical analysis of democratic theory discusses the principles and forces that push both socialist and capitalist economies toward a common ground of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Advanced Capitalist System (Routledge Revivals): A Revisionist View book cover

    The Advanced Capitalist System (Routledge Revivals)

    A Revisionist View, 1st Edition

    By Lynn Turgeon

    This book, first published in 1980, is based on a series of lectures entitled "Theoretical Problems of American Political Economy" that Lynn Turgeon made during the fall of 1978 at Moscow State University. The Advanced Capitalist System: A Revisionist View will be of interest to students of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Fragmented World: Competing Perspectives on Trade, Money and Crisis book cover

    The Fragmented World

    Competing Perspectives on Trade, Money and Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Chris Edwards

    This comprehensive textbook, first published in 1985, on the world economic, written specifically for non-specialists, compares neo-classical, neo-Ricardian and Marxist theories and policies in international economics. Theories of trade and money, and issues such as international debt crisis, the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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