History of Economic Thought Products

  • Self-Governing Socialism

    A Reader: Volume I, 1st Edition

    Edited by Branko Horvat, Mihailo Marković, Rudi Supek

    First published in 1975, this set of two volumes edited by three distinguished scholars – an economist, a sociologist and a philosopher - assembles seminal articles, book extracts and documents from some twenty countries to trace the theory and practice of self-governing socialism from the early…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Self-Governing Socialism

    A Reader: Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Branko Horvat, Mihailo Marković, Rudi Supek

    First published in 1975, this set of two volumes edited by three distinguished scholars – an economist, a sociologist and a philosopher - assembles seminal articles, book extracts and documents from some twenty countries to trace the theory and practice of self-governing socialism from the early…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Mill’s A System of Logic

    Critical Appraisals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antis Loizides

    John Stuart Mill considered his A System of Logic, first published in 1843, the methodological foundation and intellectual groundwork of his later works in ethical, social, and political theory. Yet no book has attempted in the past to engage with the most important aspects of Mill's Logic. This…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • The Problem of Production

    A new theory of the firm, 1st Edition

    By Per L. Bylund

    The theory of the firm has been fertile ground for economists. Bylund proposes a new theory, rooted in Austrian economics, which examines the firm as a part of the market, and not as a free-standing entity. In this integrated view, a theory is offered which incorporates entrepreneurship, production…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • Industry and Civilisation

    1st Edition

    By C. Delisle Burns

    Originally published in 1925, Industry and Civilisation explores moral standards and ethics related to economic activities by providing a comprehensive view of psychological data obtained from the business world. As well as exploring general ethics and psychology, this work also focusses on the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Yugoslav Economic System (Routledge Revivals)

    The First Labor-Managed Economy in the Making, 1st Edition

    By Branko Horvat

    First published in 1976, this book traces the development of the Yugoslav economy from the end of the Second World War to the beginning of 1975, which the author argues was a highly productive era of social innovation. Drawing on personal experience of the Revolution, the Partisan Liberation War…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge

  • Capitalist Networks and Social Power in Australia and New Zealand

    1st Edition

    By Georgina Murray

    It is often asserted that the ruling elite in Western capitalist economies now consists of liberal intellectuals and their media sympathisers. By contrast this book looks at the real elite in Australian and New Zealand society and shows that there is still a ruling class based upon economic…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility Series

  • Proximity, Distance and Diversity

    Issues on Economic Interaction and Local Development, 1st Edition

    By Päivi Oinas

    Edited by Arnoud Lagendijk

    Bringing together a wide range of empirical studies from around the world (Sweden, Norway, Austria, Germany, France, UK, Israel, Russia, China, Taiwan, Argentina, Canada), framed in related contemporary theoretical frameworks, this book examines the question of the significance of proximate vs.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Economic Geography Series

  • Business cycle theory as a basis for economic policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pascal Bridel, Muriel Dalpont

    This book aims to start a debate on the relationship between economic theory – and more precisely business cycle theory – and economic policy, emphasising the diversity of views on economic policy which characterised older periods, in contrast to the homogeneity of the analysis and diagnosis…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Economy of Lower Yangzi Delta in Late Imperial China

    Connecting Money, Markets, and Institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Billy K. L. So

    Historically, the Lower Yangzi Delta (or Jiangnan), has played a key role in China’s economic development. Indeed, as the prime example of a traditional Chinese market economy, the region serves as the core case study when making comparisons between the Chinese and Western economies in the early…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Academia Sinica on East Asia

  • How Abstract Is It? Thinking Capital Now

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Colesworthy, Peter Nicholls

    Since the start of the financial crisis in 2008, the notion that capitalism has become too abstract for all but the most rarefied specialists to understand has been widely presupposed. Yet even in academic circles, the question of abstraction itself – of what exactly abstraction is, and does, under…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Heterodox Theory of Social Costs

    By K. William Kapp, 1st Edition

    By K. William Kapp

    Edited by Sebastian Berger

    K. William Kapp’s heterodox theory of social costs proposes precautionary planning to pre-empt social costs and provide social benefits via socio-ecological safety standards that guarantee the gratification of basic human needs. Based on arguments from Thorstein Veblen, Karl Marx, and Max Weber,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

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