Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • A Marxist History of Capitalism book cover

    A Marxist History of Capitalism

    1st Edition

    By Henry Heller

    Henry Heller’s short account of the history of capitalism combines Marx’s economic and political thought with contemporary scholarship to shed light on the current capitalist crisis. It argues that capitalism is an evolving mode of production that has now outgrown its institutional and political…

    Paperback – 2018-08-07
    Routledge

  • The Economics of the Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Secrets, Desires, and Second-Mover Advantages book cover

    The Economics of the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    Secrets, Desires, and Second-Mover Advantages, 1st Edition

    By Manfred J. Holler

    The highly praised Western, The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, has been used in many game-theory courses over the years and has also found its way into leading journals of this field. Using the rich material offered by this movie, alongside other elements from popular culture, literature and history,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    The Graz Schumpeter Lectures

  • Economics and Performativity: Exploring Limits, Theories and Cases book cover

    Economics and Performativity

    Exploring Limits, Theories and Cases, 1st Edition

    By Nicolas Brisset

    Economists do more than merely describe an external economic world. They shape it in the image of their theories and models. This idea, following the philosophy of language, puts forward that economic theories are performative, and not only descriptive. This idea has become a powerful critique of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

  • Theories of Value from Adam Smith to Piero Sraffa book cover

    Theories of Value from Adam Smith to Piero Sraffa

    2nd Edition

    By Ajit Sinha

    This book presents a comprehensive account of more than 200 years of controversy on the classical theories of value and distribution. The author focuses on four, perhaps most critical classics — Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations, David Ricardo’s Principles of Political Economy, Karl Marx’s Capital and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge India

  • The Individual and the Other in Economic Thought book cover

    The Individual and the Other in Economic Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ragip Ege, Herrade Igersheim

    The Philosophy of Economics primarily considers the economic agent as a moral subject. Economics, however, has long overlooked the agent’s moral – that is to say, reasonable – dimension, to focus instead on the strictly rational. This volume seeks to address this neglected topic through…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

  • Income Distribution and Environmental Sustainability: A Sraffian Approach book cover

    Income Distribution and Environmental Sustainability

    A Sraffian Approach, 1st Edition

    By Robin Hahnel

    Any economics that does not deal forthrightly with economic inequality is no longer suitable for the twenty-first century. Similarly, any economics which does not provide a coherent way to integrate environmental sustainability into economic analysis will fail to command allegiance in the century…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge

  • Inequality in Financial Capitalism book cover

    Inequality in Financial Capitalism

    1st Edition

    By Pasquale Tridico

    Recently, the issue of inequality has regained attention in the economic and political debate. This is due to both an increase in income inequality, in particular among rich countries, and an increasing interest in this issue by researchers and politicians. In the last three decades, income…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Economic Ideas of Marx's Capital: Steps towards post-Keynesian economics book cover

    The Economic Ideas of Marx's Capital

    Steps towards post-Keynesian economics, 1st Edition

    By Ludo Cuyvers

    Nearly two hundred years have passed since the birth of Karl Marx and continuing to this day the influence of his economic views, insights and theories can still be felt. However, since the publication of Das Kapital, the scientific community has not been sitting idle – it is time to evaluate Marx…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • A New Economics for Modern Dynamic Economies: Innovation, uncertainty and entrepreneurship book cover

    A New Economics for Modern Dynamic Economies

    Innovation, uncertainty and entrepreneurship, 1st Edition

    By Angelo Fusari

    It is becoming increasingly clear that a new economics is required for investigating modern dynamic economies and the coming social world. Important features of those economies, such as innovation, uncertainty and entrepreneurship, are usually considered capitalist features. This may have been true…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Markets, Ethics, and Business Ethics book cover

    Markets, Ethics, and Business Ethics

    2nd Edition

    By Steven Scalet

    This book introduces a study of ethics and values to develop a deeper understanding of markets, business, and economic life. Its distinctive feature is its thorough integration across personal and institutional perspectives; across applied ethics and political philosophy; and across philosophy,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-23
    Routledge

  • Property Markets and the State in Adam Smith's System book cover

    Property Markets and the State in Adam Smith's System

    1st Edition

    By Robert Boyden Lamb

    This book, first published in 1987, is an attempt to explain Adam Smith’s theory of property. The author examines Smith’s theory in the context of The Wealth of Nations, and explores what Smith said, what he really meant, and what can be logically deduced from it. This title will be of interest to…

    Paperback – 2018-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The History of Economic Thought

  • The Breakdown of Capitalism: A History of the Idea in Western Marxism, 1883-1983 book cover

    The Breakdown of Capitalism

    A History of the Idea in Western Marxism, 1883-1983, 1st Edition

    By F. R. Hansen

    This comprehensive and lucid study, first published in 1985, reconstructs the history of Western Marxist theories of the breakdown of capitalism. It provides a critical reading of theories of breakdown, with their conflicting interpretations of a single text, their invulnerability to empirical…

    Paperback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The History of Economic Thought

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