Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • Industrial Unemployment in Germany 1873-1913 book cover

    Industrial Unemployment in Germany 1873-1913

    1st Edition

    By Linda A. Heilman

    Originally published in 1991 this book provides a multi-faceted analysis of German unemployment between 1873 and 1913. It can also be read as an example of social scientific historiography during the fourth quarter of the twentieth century. Finally, the study has value for the comparative…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The German Economy

  • The East German Economy book cover

    The East German Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Jeffries, Manfred Melzer, Eleanore Breuning

    Originally published in 1987, this book brings together leading authorities from Germany and the USA who analyze how the East German economy actually operated - planning and management, pricing, investment and innovation, the financial system, agriculture and foreign trade (including the special…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The German Economy

  • The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy book cover

    The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Radmila Stojanović

    In this volume, Stojanović draws together several essays by Yugoslav economists to an English audience. Originally published in 1982, these works present and analyse the issues that faced Yugoslavia’s economic development and the functioning of their economic system at the time of writing through a…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transformative Ecological Economics: Process Philosophy, Ideology and Utopia book cover

    Transformative Ecological Economics

    Process Philosophy, Ideology and Utopia, 1st Edition

    By Ove Jakobsen

    When we look at the state of the world today, what is most evident is the fact that the major problems of our time – energy, environment, economy, climate change and social justice – cannot be understood in isolation. They are interconnected problems, which means that they require…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Unequivocal Justice book cover

    Unequivocal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Freiman

    Unequivocal Justice challenges the prevailing view within political philosophy that broadly free market regimes are inconsistent with the basic principles of liberal egalitarian justice. Freiman argues that the liberal egalitarian rejection of free market regimes rests on a crucial methodological…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Political Philosophy for the Real World

  • 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

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