The Graz Schumpeter Lectures

Series Editor: Richard Sturn

  • Behavioural Economics

    From Homo Economicus to Homo Sapiens

    By Simon Gaechter

    Since 1995, the annual Graz Schumpeter lectures have been delivered by eminent economists such as Stanley J. Metcalfe, Nathan Rosenberg and Duncan Foley. Routledge are proud to publish the lectures as new books each year. The latest book in this series come from Simon Gächter, an expert in the…

    Hardback – 2016-06-30 
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  • Growth, Distribution and Innovations

    Understanding their Interrelations

    By Amit Bhaduri

    Idea for those studying advanced macroeconomic and written by a widely published author, this book outlines a new and more fruitful way of understanding, analyzing and formally modelling economic growth. In his series of lectures, collected here in one concise and engaging book, Amit Bhaduri draws…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
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  • Dynamics of Industrial Capitalism

    Schumpeter, Chandler, and the New Economy

    By Richard N. Langlois

    Co-winner of the 2006 Schumpeter Prize of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society. This book explains the shift of the organizational landscape away from vertically integrated firms and towards more specialized entities connected by markets and networks. In doing so, it places in a larger…

    Paperback – 2014-06-22
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  • Public Economics in an Age of Austerity

    By Tony Atkinson

    Governments all round the world are facing problems with their public finances. At a time of austerity, how much should spending be cut and how much should taxes be raised? Does the national debt represent a burden for future generations? Should taxes on the rich be raised? This book examines how…

    Hardback – 2014-03-17
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  • Politics and Economics in the History of the European Union

    By Alan Milward

    The Graz-Schumpeter annual lectures have grown in reputation over the years with impressive figures from academia such as Ian Steedman, J. Stanley Metcalfe and Duncan K. Foley contributing their own impressive series of lectures. The books produced as a result of these lectures are no less…

    Paperback – 2012-10-21
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  • Complex Economics

    Individual and Collective Rationality

    By Alan Kirman

    The economic crisis is also a crisis for economic theory. Most analyses of the evolution of the crisis invoke three themes, contagion, networks and trust, yet none of these play a major role in standard macroeconomic models. What is needed is a theory in which these aspects are central. The direct…

    Paperback – 2011-01-15
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  • Unholy Trinity

    Labor, Capital and Land in the New Economy

    By Duncan K. Foley

    Many of the central results of Classical and Marxian political economy are examples of the self-organization of the capitalist economy as a complex, adaptive system far from equilibrium.An Unholy Trinity explores the relations between contemporary complex systems theory and classical political…

    Paperback – 2009-11-30
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  • Knowledge, Institutions and Evolution in Economics

    By Brian Loasby

    Winner of the Schumpeter Prize, 2000 and Winner of the Smith Prize in Austrian Economics, 2000, this book explores how the limitations of human knowledge create both opportunities and problems in the modern economy. The growing field of evolutionary economics has developed as a result of the…

    Paperback – 2002-05-22
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  • Exchange Rates and International Finance Markets

    An Asset-Theoretic Perspective with Schumpeterian Perspective

    By Erich Streissler

    This book poses the important question of whether exchange rates are ultimately tied down by economic fundamentals. In a unique approach the subject is analysed from an asset holder's perspective and Streissler takes the reader through an authoritative and wide-ranging study including:*Friedman's…

    Hardback – 2002-03-13
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  • Consumption Takes Time

    Implications for Economic Theory

    By Ian Steedman

    Standard economic theory of consumer behaviour considers consumers' preferences, their incomes and commodity prices to be the determinants of consumption. However, consumption takes time and no consumer has more - or less - than 168 hours per week. This simple fact is almost invisible in standard…

    Hardback – 2001-03-28
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  • Schumpeter and the Endogeneity of Technology

    Some American Perspectives

    By Nathan Rosenberg

    Schumpeter's profoundly influential work developed the notion of the endogeneity of technology, and offered illuminating historical analyses of how and why some social systems have managed to generate innovation. This new interpretation explores Schumpeter's central ideas, and examines the ways in…

    Hardback – 2000-04-05
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  • Evolutionary Economics and Creative Destruction

    Edited by J. Stanley Metcalfe

    The central theme of this book is competition treated as an evolutionary process in which the focus is upon economic change and not economic equilibrium. This theme is explored by linking together differences in economic behaviour with the role of markets as co-ordinating institutions. In this…

    Hardback – 1997-12-31
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