History of Economic Thought Products

  • Rethinking Economics

    An Introduction to Pluralist Economics

    Edited by Liliann Fischer, Joe Hasell, J. Christopher Proctor, David Uwakwe, Zach Ward Perkins, Catriona Watson

    Economics is a broad and diverse discipline, but most economics textbooks only cover one way of thinking about the economy. This book provides an accessible introduction to nine different approaches to economics: from feminist to ecological and Marxist to behavioural. Each chapter is written by a…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02 
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  • The Institutional Transition of China's Township and Village Enterprises

    Market Liberalization, Contractual Form Innovation and Privatization

    By Hongyi Chen

    This title was first published in 2000:  This work provides a new insight into china's township and village enterprises (TVEs). It views the governance structure of TVEs as effectively combining the comparative advantage of local government officials in external management and of dual firm…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • The Problems and Methods of Economic History

    By Witold Kula

    This title was first published in 2001: The Problems and Methods of Economic History presents Witold Kula's magisterial view of his discipline at the height of his powers. Characterized by the perennial virtues of a profound depth of philosophical reflection allied to a tremendous breadth of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • Modelling the Efficiency of Family and Hired Labour

    Illustrations from Nepalese Agriculture

    By Prem Jung Thapa

    This title was first published in 2003.The principal economic units in most developing countries are family based farm households. Empirical models that recognize the dual role of the farm household as producer and consumer in a theoretically consistent manner are essential tools for policy…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • On the Political Economy of Market Socialism

    Essays and Analyses

    By James A. Yunker

    This title was first published in 2001. Spanning a quarter of a century, this collection makes conveniently accessible 14 of Yunker’s thorough and highly illuminating contributions to the literature on market socialism.…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • The Market and Public Choices

    An Ethical Assessment

    By Alfonso Salinas

    This title was first published in 2003. This book assumes a viewpoint practically absent from contemporary economics, and readdresses the first fundamental question of economics: how should we decide how scarce resources should be allocated among competing uses? By focusing on this question the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • The Theory and Practice of Command and Control in Environmental Policy

    By Peter Berck

    Edited by Gloria E. Helfand

    This title was first published in 2003. Economists have had increasing success in arguing the merits of market-based approaches to environmental problems. By making polluting expensive, market-based approaches provide polluters with incentives to clean up, rather than mandates to stop polluting.…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • Behavioural Aspects of Auditors' Evidence Evaluation

    A Belief Revision Perspective

    By Magda Abou-Seada, Magdy Abdel-Kader

    This title was first published in 2003. Based on psychological research, auditing studies have focused on 'belief revision' as a way of understanding how auditors evaluate evidence. Moreover a belief revision process is consistent with US auditing standards. UK standards on the other hand do not…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • Sweden and the 'Third Way'

    A Macroeconomic Evaluation

    By Philip Whyman

    This title was first published in 2003. The creation of a 'Third Way' between unfettered capitalism and old-style Keynesian-corporatist forms of social democracy has become the driving force behind the policy programmes of many left-of-centre political parties in the industrialised nations of the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • Culture and Economy

    Contemporary Perspectives

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel

    This title was first published in 2002. For many regions, 'culture' is considered the only viable resource they have for economic development. Neo-liberalist economics has become the dominant paradigm across a wide range of cultural contexts, while the cultural contingency of this paradigm itself…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
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  • The Cost of Fisheries Management

    By Ragnar Arnason

    Edited by William E. Schrank

    This title was first published in 2003. Often ignored in the analysis of fishery management techniques, the cost of fishery management can be extremely high. Looking at theoretical aspects of fishery management costs, this book considers actual costs in a variety of countries and analyzes the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • Gösta Rehn, the Swedish Model and Labour Market Policies

    International and National Perspectives

    By Henry Milner, Eskil Wadensjö

    This title was first published in 2001. This, the first single volume to bring together the work of Gösta Rehn, is an essential read for all those interested in the Swedish Model, labour market economics, economic policy and the ideas of an economist who guided a generation.…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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