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  • Jean-Baptiste Say

    Revolutionary, Entrepreneur, Economist, 1st Edition

    By Evert Schoorl

    This volume is the first full-length biography of Jean-Baptiste Say (1767-1832), the most famous French classical economist. During his lifetime Say actively took part in three revolutions: the French Revolution, the Industrial Revolution and the establishment of economics as an academic…

    Hardback – 2012-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Money in Economic Theory

    1st Edition

    By Hasse Ekstedt

    The financial crash of 2008 showed the fragility of the financial system. A key question which surfaced in the aftermath of the global crisis was why economists were unable to predict this crash. This new volume argues that this failure can be attributed, at least in part, to the poor and…

    Hardback – 2012-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

  • Reinterpreting The Keynesian Revolution

    1st Edition

    By Robert Cord

    Various explanations have been put forward as to why the Keynesian Revolution in economics in the 1930s and 1940s took place. Some of these point to the temporal relevance of John Maynard Keynes's The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money (1936), appearing, as it did, just a handful of…

    Hardback – 2012-11-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Ownership Economics

    On the Foundations of Interest, Money, Markets, Business Cycles and Economic Development, 1st Edition

    By Gunnar Heinsohn, Otto Steiger

    Edited by Frank Decker

    This book presents the first full-length explanation in English of Heinsohn and Steiger's groundbreaking theory of money and interest, which emphasizes the role played by private property rights. Ownership economics gives an alternative explanation of money and interest, proposing that operations…

    Hardback – 2012-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Business Cycles

    Part I, 1st Edition

    By F.A. Hayek

    Edited by Hansjoerg Klausinger

    In the years following its publication, F. A. Hayek's pioneering work on business cycles was regarded as an important challenge to what was later known as Keynesian macroeconomics. Today, as debates rage on over the monetary origins of the current economic and financial crisis, economists are once…

    Hardback – 2012-10-10
    Routledge
    The Collected Works of F.A. Hayek

  • Business Cycles

    Part II, 1st Edition

    By F.A. Hayek

    Edited by Hansjoerg Klausinger

    In the years following its publication, F. A. Hayek's pioneering work on business cycles was regarded as an important challenge to what was later known as Keynesian macroeconomics. Today, as debates rage on over the monetary origins of the current economic and financial crisis, economists are once…

    Hardback – 2012-10-10
    Routledge
    The Collected Works of F.A. Hayek

  • Understanding the Culture of Markets

    1st Edition

    By Virgil Storr

    How does culture impact economic life? Is culture like a ball and chain that actors must lug around as they pursue their material interests? Or, is culture like a tool-kit from which entrepreneurs can draw resources to aid them in their efforts? Or, is being immersed in a culture like wearing a…

    Hardback – 2012-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

  • Architectures of Economic Subjectivity

    The Philosophical Foundations of the Subject in the History of Economic Thought, 1st Edition

    By Sonya Scott

    The history of European economic thought has long been written by those seeking to prove or disprove the truth-value of the theories they describe. This work takes a different approach. It explores the philosophical groundwork of the theoretical structure within which economic subjects are…

    Hardback – 2012-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • In Defense of Post-Keynesian and Heterodox Economics

    Responses to their Critics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frederic S. Lee, Marc Lavoie

    Post-Keynesian and heterodox economics challenge the mainstream economics theories that dominate the teaching at universities and government economic policies. And it was these latter theories that helped to cause the great depression the United States and the rest of the world is in. However, most…

    Hardback – 2012-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2012-08-20
    Routledge
    Academia Sinica on East Asia

  • Keynes and Modern Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ryuzo Kuroki

    It is a little over seventy years since John Maynard Keynes produced his magnum opus, The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money. Keynes' staggering achievement has been to remain relevant to economics and other disciplines even today and this book reflects that with an examination on…

    Hardback – 2012-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • The Theory of Value and Distribution in Economics

    Discussions between Pierangelo Garegnani and Paul Samuelson, 1st Edition

    By Pierangelo Garegnani, Paul Samuelson

    Edited by Heinz D. Kurz

    This new volume explores two alternative economic theories – the classical theory and the marginalist or neoclassical theory- through a discussion between two eminent economists, Pierangelo Garegnani and Paul Samuelson. The key themes of the volume are the difference in approaches to the…

    Hardback – 2012-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

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