1-20 of 93 Search Results for

Frank Ramsey

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Bradley W. Bateman Frank Ramsey (1903–1930): A Sister's Memoir . By Paul Margaret . Huntingdon : Smith-Gordon , 2012 . 304 pp . $30.00 . Copyright 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 References Keynes J. M. 1930 . “F. P. Ramsey.” Economic Journal 40 ( March...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (5): 949–951.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Jean Baccelli jean.baccelli@gmail.com Frank Ramsey: A Sheer Excess of Powers . By Misak Cheryl . New York : Oxford University Press , 2020 . xxxvi ; 544 pp. $32.95 . Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 References Borel Émile . 1924 . “ A propos...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (3): 471–489.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of Taxation. Economic Journal 37.145 : 47 -61. ———. 1928 . A Mathematical Theory of Saving. Economic Journal 38.152 : 543 -59. Duke University Press 2009 Frank Ramsey’s Notes on Saving and Taxation Edited by Pedro Garcia Duarte Editor’s Introduction There are two sets of undated...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (3): 445–470.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Pedro Garcia Duarte Frank Plumpton Ramsey was a Cambridge mathematician who produced profound work in logic, philosophy, mathematics and economics in the first-half of the twentieth century. He died at the age of twenty six, in 1930, and his contributions, despite being few in number, have been...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (2): 265–306.
Published: 01 June 2016
... discounting utilities of future generations, to which Frank Ramsey subscribed, postwar neoclassical growth economists (of the “Ramsey-Cass-Koopmans model”) applied the discount factor either to the individual's or the social planner's decision making as a technical requirement of dynamic general equilibrium...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 161–181.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Pedro Garcia Duarte Frank Plumpton Ramsey (1903–1930) was a Cambridge mathematician who made important contributions not only to philosophy, mathematics, logic, and probability, but also to economics. Ramsey made two major contributions to economics, both published in the Economic Journal in 1927...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (4): 683–686.
Published: 01 November 1998
... Economy 30:4 0 1998 by Duke University Press. 684 History of Political Economy 30:4 (1998) tique of Frank Ramsey. Put in simple terms this meant that the relationship between a given proposition and the information available on its truth was not a unique, a priori probability, as Keynes had...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (5): 951–954.
Published: 01 October 2021
... mile. 1924. A propos d un traite de probabilite s. Revue philosophique de la France et de l e tranger 98: 321 36. Duarte, Pedro. 2009. Frank Ramsey: A Cambridge Economist. History of Politi- cal Economy 41, no. 3: 445 70. Mosteller, Frederick, and Philip Nogee. 1951. An Experimental Measurement...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 367–369.
Published: 01 April 2021
... of forerunners of Jevons, Walras, and Menger also Jules Dupuit and Hermann Heinrich Gossen. In chapter 6, Szpiro jumps to the 1920s and discusses the economic theories, and the complicated sentimental life, of Cambridge mathematician Frank Ramsey. In particu- lar, Szpiro focuses on Ramsey s suggestion to measure...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (4): 795–797.
Published: 01 August 2021
... came from Frank Ramsey, not Wittgenstein. Likewise, he fails to mention that the only place in which Keynes mentions that he has changed his concept of probability (in print) is in a response to Ramsey. Nor does Carter acknowledge that Wittgenstein abandoned his arguments in the Tractatus and that his...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (2): 364–366.
Published: 01 June 1997
... Wittgenstein, and Carabelli to ‘the late Wittgenstein. Davis (like Bradley Bateman) makes the case for discontinuity resulting from critiques (notably by Frank Ramsey and Wittgenstein) of G. E. Moore’s concept of intuition and its ethical implications, and from philosophical questions posed...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (3): 539–541.
Published: 01 September 1991
... of probability to Keynes in A Treatise of Probability, when Keynes clearly adheres to an objective theory; he attributes a subjective theory of value to the philosopher G. E. Moore, when Moore adhered to an (objective) theory of intrinsic value; he never mentions Frank Ramsey’s subjectivist critique...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (3): 537–539.
Published: 01 September 1991
... attributes a subjective theory of value to the philosopher G. E. Moore, when Moore adhered to an (objective) theory of intrinsic value; he never mentions Frank Ramsey’s subjectivist critique of Keynes’s theory of probability or Keynes’s capitulation to Ramsey. These errors and omissions make...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (1): 155–164.
Published: 01 March 1994
... acknowledged his lack of success by conceding the criticisms of A Treatise made by the short-lived Cambridge philoso- Darity / Who Owns Keynes? 163 pher Frank Ramsey. Bateman is fervent on the last point, referring several times in his essay to “Keynes’s capitulation...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 139–157.
Published: 01 March 2000
... sociologia generale . Florence: Barbera. English translation is Mind and Society ,translated by A. Bonglorno and A. Livingston. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1935 . Pigou, Arthur C. 1920 . The Economics of Welfare . London: Macmillan. Ramsey, Frank P. 1927 . A Contribution to the Theory...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... Pomini, Mario, and Giovanni Tondini. 2006 . The Idea of Increasing Returns in Neoclassical Growth Models. European Journal of the History of Economic Thought 13.3 : 365 –86. Ramsey, Frank P. 1928 . A Mathematical Theory of Saving. Economic Journal 38 : 543 –59. Robinson, Joan V. 1956...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (1): 133–155.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of letters exchanged with Frank Ramsey in which, in response to queries by Har- rod, Ramsey provides an analysis of a particular demand curve that leads to a particular mathematical formulation of a large firm selling in a non- perfectly competitive market. This thus involves a price above marginal cost...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (3): 437–450.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., no reference to either Hayek or Lindahl is to be found in Dorfman et al. 1958. It seems clear then that, for the MIT economists, intertemporal general equilibrium theory had its roots elsewhere. For them, Frank Ramsey 1928 is the mother lode, as stated forcefully by Samuelson and Solow (1956), and cited...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 123–127.
Published: 01 December 1995
... on the topic of intuition, first in response to Frank Ramsey’s criticism of the notion in the Treatise, and then later (in quite sarcastic terms) in his “My Early Beliefs” memoir of his undergraduate years, suggests he also had doubts about his early positions (CW 10:338-39,437-38). What all...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 7–32.
Published: 01 December 1995
... University Press. Popper , Karl 1959 . The Logic of Scientific Discovery . London: Hutchinson. Ramsey , Frank P. 1931 . The Foundation of Mathematics and Other Essays . New York: Humanities. Russell , Bertrand , and Whitehead. Alfred North 1913 . Principia Mathematica . 3 vols...