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  • International Development and the Washington Consensus

    A Pluralist Perspective, 1st Edition

    By John Marangos

    With this book, John Marangos offers an insightful historical and theoretical review of the Washington Consensus and its successors among the mainstream. Following an intuitive structure, it explores international development and the Washington Consensus through the lenses of neoclassical economics…

    Paperback – 2020-07-17 
    Routledge

  • A Macroeconomics Model and Stabilisation Policies for the OPEC Countries

    With Special Reference to the Iraqi Economy, 1st Edition

    By A. Khalik Salman

    First published in 1999, this book focuses on the macroeconomics issues which directly affect OPEC countries, aiming to set them in the context of the overall development effort. The most extant theoretical and empirical aspects in macroeconomics are integrated smoothly with institutional issues…

    Paperback – 2020-07-03 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Politics in the Dutch Economy

    The Economics of Institutional Interaction, 1st Edition

    By Bart Snels

    First published in 1999, this volume surveys economic theories of political mechanisms as well as political theories of the influence of the institutional context in which decisions about social economic policies are being made. In the first half of the seventeenth century the Dutch Republic…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Profitability, Mechanization and Economies of Scale

    1st Edition

    By Dudley Jackson

    First published in 1998, this book introduces a new concept of profitability, called the 'efficiency rate of profit', which is defined as the ratio between the unit net margin and the unit capital requirement and shows how the efficiency rate of profit may be used in the assessment of mechanization…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • John R. Commons: Selected Essays

    1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Rutherford, Warren Samuels

    John R. Commons is one of the most significant figures in the development of American economics. One of the founders of the Institutional school, Commons developed theories of the evolution of capitalism and of institutional change which continue to influence modern economics. These volumes collect…

    Paperback – 2020-05-20 
    Routledge

  • The Rise of Law and Economics

    An Intellectual History, 1st Edition

    By George L. Priest

    This is a history—though, intentionally, a brief history—of the rise of law and economics as a field of thought in the U.S. college and law school academy, though the field has expanded to Europe and South America and will expand further as other legal systems develop. This book explains the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Greatest Happiness Principle (1986)

    An Examination of Utilitarianism, 1st Edition

    By Lanny O. Ebenstein

    First published in 1991, The Greatest Happiness Principle traces the history of the theory of utility, starting with the Bible, and running through Plato, Aristotle, and Epicurus. It goes on to discuss the utilitarian theories of Jeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mill in detail, commenting on the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Transformation of Economy as a Real Process

    An Insider's Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Daianu

    First published in 1998, this volume is a contribution to the economic analysis of post-communist transformation in an evolutionary-institutionalist approach. The author shows convincingly the role of path dependency, of the ways history matters for the success of otherwise sound policies, and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Origins and Evolution of the Single Market in Europe

    1st Edition

    By Bill Lucarelli

    First published in 1999, this work of economic history explores the evolution of the single market and of economic and political integration in Europe since World War II. Beginning with European integration and the genesis of the Customs Union, Bill Lucarelli then proceeds through the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Sociology and the Future of Work

    Contemporary Discourses and Debates, 1st Edition

    By Paul Ransome

    First published in 1999, this book adopts an explicitly forward-looking and dynamic approach in trying to understand not only where the sociology of work has come from but of where it is likely to go next. For the first time in a single volume, it reviews the continuing usefulness of the 'classical…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Money, Politics and Power

    Banking and Public Finance in Wartime England, 1694�96, 1st Edition

    By Richard A. Kleer

    The Nine Years’ War with France was a period of great institutional innovation in public finance and of severe monetary turmoil for England. It saw the creation of the Bank of England; a sudden sharp fall in the external value of the pound; a massive undertaking to melt down and recoin most of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The German Historical School and European Economic Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by José Luís Cardoso, Michalis Psalidopoulos

    The financial crisis of 2008 has revived interest in economic scholarship from a historical perspective. The most in depth studies of the relationship between economics and history can be found in the work of the so-called German Historical School (GHS). The influence of the GHS in the USA and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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