Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • Contemporary Issues in Law and Economics book cover

    Contemporary Issues in Law and Economics

    By Thomas J. Miceli

    Law and economics is the field of study devoted to understanding laws and legal institutions using the tools of economic theory. This growing subject has become a mainstream area of study in both law schools and economics departments and this book explores the "law and economics" approach to some…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge

  • Money, Markets and Capital: The Case for a Monetary Analysis book cover

    Money, Markets and Capital

    The Case for a Monetary Analysis

    By Jean Cartelier

    Money and payments are familiar to everybody. Economists however are often at a loss in assessing the extent to which money matters. As a matter of fact, money is at the origin of the main cleavage in economic theory. Beyond sophisticated models what is at stake is whether money is just an…

    Hardback – 2018-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

  • Money: What It Is, How It’s Created, Who Gets It, and Why It Matters book cover

    Money

    What It Is, How It’s Created, Who Gets It, and Why It Matters

    By Sergio M. Focardi

    By enabling the storage and transfer of purchasing power, money facilitates economic transactions and coordinates economic activity. But what is money? How is it generated? Distributed? How does money acquire value and that value change? How does money impact the economy, society? This book…

    Paperback – 2018-04-18 
    Routledge
    Economics in the Real World

  • Greed, Self-Interest and the Shaping of Economics book cover

    Greed, Self-Interest and the Shaping of Economics

    By Rudi Verburg

    Since 2008, profound questions have been asked about the driving forces and self-regulating potential of the economic system, political control and morality. With opinion turning against markets and self-interest, economists found themselves on the wrong side of the argument. This book explores how…

    Hardback – 2018-04-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Wage Restraint and the Control of Inflation: An International Survey book cover

    Wage Restraint and the Control of Inflation

    An International Survey

    Edited by Beth Bilson

    Since 1945 preventing runaway wage inflation has been regarded as a key policy in managing an economy in a successful way. The exact nature of pay control has varied from country to country and from time to time. This book, originally published in 1987, examines pay control policies in major…

    Paperback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation, Growth and International Finance book cover

    Inflation, Growth and International Finance

    By Alec Cairncross

    This book, originally published in 1975, deals with the sources of economic growth, inflation and the prospects of bringing it under control, floating exchange rates and restrictions on international capital movements. Although aimed at the non-specialist, professional economists willa slo find the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation: A Theoretical Survey and Synthesis book cover

    Inflation

    A Theoretical Survey and Synthesis

    By John Hudson

    Originally published in 1982, this book begins with a wide-ranging and critical review of both first and second generation theories of inflation (and the related problem of unemployment), including the classical approach to macroeconomics. The author systematically integrates search, implicit…

    Paperback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation and Society book cover

    Inflation and Society

    By Graham Hutton

    Originally published in 1960, this book examines how inflation as a policy has come about in modern democracies, how ti works, how to avoid it and at what cost. In non-technical terms it explains what inflation does, both to society and its individual elements, to weaken and hamper democracy.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Incomes Policies, Inflation and Relative Pay book cover

    Incomes Policies, Inflation and Relative Pay

    Edited by Les Fallick, R F Elliott

    This book, originally published in 1981, is a major reassessment of the strengths and weaknesses of incomes policies. A distinguished group of economists comprehensively review the rationale and history of the field, giving special attention to the role fo the public sector, the question of low pay…

    Paperback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation and Unemployment: Theory, Experience and Policy Making book cover

    Inflation and Unemployment

    Theory, Experience and Policy Making

    Edited by Victor E. Argy, John Nevile

    Originally published in 1985 and contributed to by internationally renowned economists, this volume discusses theoretical issues and country-specific experiences to review the underlying causes of the stagflation of the 1970s and early 1980s, as well as summarizing the kinds of macro-policies that…

    Paperback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Problems of Labour and Inflation book cover

    Problems of Labour and Inflation

    By Hilde Behrend

    The essays in this book, originally published in 1984, examine many problems within the structure of industry including wage policies, financial incentives and other economic policies. The book discusses the problems from two standpoints: that of the economist who is concerned with labour as a…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Dynamics of Culture book cover

    Dynamics of Culture

    By J. Zvi Namenwirth, Robert Philip Weber

    This book, first published in 1987, is a landmark contribution to macrosociology that extends the tradition of Sorokin, Durkheim, Marx, Weber and other founders of the discipline in new and exciting directions. Using their innovative content analysis methodology to examine American and British…

    Paperback – 2018-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Cultural Studies

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