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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 285–300.
Published: 01 December 1999
... of Chicago Press. Economy, Architecture and Politics: Colonialist and Cold War Hotels Annabel Wharton In this essay I look at hotels in Athens, Cairo, and Istanbul to trace a correlation between architectural effects and economic processes. Two moments are unequally considered: the late...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 549–551.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Roger E. Backhouse Cold War Social Science: Knowledge Production, Liberal Democracy, and Human Nature . Edited by Solovey Mark Cravens Hamilton . London : Palgrave Macmillan , 2012 . 288 pp. Hardcover $95.00 . Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 References...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 100–126.
Published: 01 December 2019
...” approaches to economics open a window on how the changing relationship between the state and the profession of economics created new research agendas. The transformation of economics in the post-Stalin period into a “Cold War Science” from an “ideological science” made “policy relevance” increasingly...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (S1): 27–52.
Published: 01 December 2021
...: Agricultural Economists, Development Discourse, and Paths to Modernization during the Cold War Paul Burnett Social scientists face a critical challenge in applying their research to the more general domains of social policy: how to make the knowledge gained in one site with its specific data and local...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (1): 186–188.
Published: 01 February 2022
...: What We Have Learned and What We Need to Explore. In A Research Agenda for New Institutional Economics, edited by Claude Ménard and Mary M. Shirley, 97 107. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar. The Free World: Art and Thought in the Cold War. By Louis Menand. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021. xiv...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (4): 763–765.
Published: 01 November 2005
... here for the modern experience of economics as well. Philip Mirowski, University of Notre Dame Rationalizing Capitalist Democracy: The Cold War Origins of Rational Choice Liberalism. By S. M. Amadae. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xii; 401...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 53–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Experiment. Scientific American 227 (October): 19 –24. Keyserling, Leon. 1969 . Oral History , 9 January , LBJ Library, Austin, Texas. Kleinman, Daniel Lee, and Mark Solovey. 1995 . Hot Science/Cold War: The National Science Foundation after World War II. Radical History Review 63 : 110...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 823–858.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., political science, and social science. By putting the von Neumann–Earle seminar connection in the backdrop of Theory of Games and Economic Behavior , this article briefly bridges some interwar, World War II, and Cold War developments related to von Neumann's influence in economics and social science...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 115–142.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., and physical analogues to model the economy, realize the promise of stability of employment and prices, and avoid another depression similar to that of the 1930s. By the early 1970s Paul Samuelson and the rational expectations theorists were primed to be receptive to a second, Cold War shotgun wedding...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 133–164.
Published: 01 December 2010
... theory to cybernetics. As this profusion of analytical technologies gathered pace in the early years of the Cold War, practitioners of economics and cognate disciplines began to register what I term tool shock . Foundational debates about the epistemological properties and scientific legitimacy...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (4): 679–707.
Published: 01 December 2018
... publications. The paper contributes both to a better definition of ordoliberal ideas (especially of their critical scope) and to a better knowledge of competing ideologies in the early Cold War context. Correspondence may be addressed to Raphaël Fèvre, Centre Walras Pareto, Université de Lausanne, Geopolis...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (3): 497–521.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Ibanca Anand Abstract This article explores the peculiar approach to narrative argumentation taken by the MIT economist Evsey Domar (1914–97). Combining biography and textual analysis of his academic work reveals that Cold War themes permeated Domar's later research in comparative economic systems...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 249–270.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Michele Alacevich; Pier Francesco Asso We explore the foreign economic policy activities of Arthur I. Bloomfield, a prominent economist of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in the 1940s and the 1950s. During the cold war, Bloomfield headed several missions to South East Asia, assisting local...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 198–228.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Mauro Boianovsky; Kevin D. Hoover From its flow tide, fueled by the Cold War, to its ebbing with the anti-growth movement and the economic crises of the early 1970s, the “growthmen” of MIT stood at the center of the dominant field in macroeconomics. The history of MIT growth economics is traced...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (3): 373–421.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of economics intellectual history history of science sociology postwar economics References Amadae Sonja M. 2003 . Rationalizing Capitalist Democracy: The Cold War Origins of Rational Choice Liberalism . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . ———. 2016 . Prisoners of Reason: Game...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (Suppl_1): 378–390.
Published: 01 December 2002
... is undergoing wrenching transformation as we speak. The wayin which disciplines are organized, and the ways in which research is funded and conducted, and the relative status of pedagogyare being radicallyrestructured from the older “Cold War” regime into the newer situation of competitive, globalized...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (4): 693–746.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Mark Aldrich After decades of decline, US prices rose about 2.5 percent a year from 1897 to World War I and then more than doubled between 1914 and 1920. Popular explanations for these events can be studied via editorials and editorial cartoons, which reflected and contributed to an outpouring...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 204–227.
Published: 01 December 2019
... projects: they criti- cized the regime, articulating new notions of what good governance should look like. Systems analysis as a critical discourse on infrastructure was also facilitated by Cold War developmental politics, when the Soviet Union offered aid to less-developed countries, such as Cuba...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 352–354.
Published: 01 December 2010
... and was named a Choice Outstanding Aca­demic Title. His most recent book, Know Your Enemy: The Rise and Fall of Amer­ ica’s Soviet Experts (Oxford University Press, 2009), examines Soviet studies during World War II and the Cold War. He is just starting a research project on American and Soviet economic...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 1–21.
Published: 01 December 2010
... and the Integration of Social Science, 1943–1980. Science in Context 23.2 : 221 –65. Galison, Peter. 1998 . The Americanization of Unity. Daedalus 127.1 : 45 –71. Gilman, Nils. 2003 . Mandarins of the Future: Modernization Theory in Cold War America . Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press...