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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (3): 384–411.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Warren J. Samuels Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 Ashley’s and Taussig’s lectures on the history of economic thought at Harvard, 1896-1897 Warren J. Samuels If each generation of economists has the task of interpreting the his- tory...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 267–314.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Robert Fredona; Sophus A. Reinert This paper sketches the intellectual history of the Research Center in Entrepreneurial History, founded at Harvard in 1948, which helped established the contours of business history as a discipline. This history was shaped by the rivalry between N. S. B. Gras...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (3): 515–532.
Published: 01 September 2002
... . Houndmills, U.K.: Macmillan. Boughton, J. M. 2001 . The Case against Harry Dexter White: Still Not Proven. HOPE 33.2 : 219 -39. Brown, D. V., et al. 1934 . The Economics of the Recovery Program . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Brunner, K. 1968 . On Lauchlin Currie's Contribution...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (3): 547–571.
Published: 01 September 2010
...James C. W. Ahiakpor Both the 1932 Harvard and Chicago recommendations for dealing with the Great Depression include vigorous open market purchases by the Fed; federal government deficit spending, including public works, financed by new money creation; reduction in tariffs; and the cancellation...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (3): 573–592.
Published: 01 September 2010
...David Laidler; Roger Sandilands James Ahiakpor's critique of our 2002 work on the relationship between a certain 1932 Harvard memorandum on antidepression policies and the 1932 Harris Foundation manifesto dealing with the same issues misses the significance of these documents...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (1): 131–159.
Published: 01 March 2011
...: University of Chicago Press. Barnard Chester . 1938 . The Functions of the Executive . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Beller Mara . 1999 . Quantum Dialogue: The Making of a Revolution . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Bernard Claude . 1927 . An Introduction...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 57–88.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Walter A. Friedman The Harvard Economic Service pioneered the business of economic forecasting by publishing a weekly newsletter on economic conditions, starting in 1922. The Harvard forecasting model, developed by the statistician and economist Warren Persons, gained international renown for its...
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History of Political Economy 139–174.
Published: 26 August 2021
...Laetitia Lenel The article investigates the methods and conceptions of statistical inference used in business forecasting in the United States and in Europe in the 1920s. After presenting the methods and arguments used by the members of the Harvard Committee on Economic Research in the first years...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 60–77.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Roger E. Backhouse The article reconstructs the events surrounding Paul Samuelson’s departure from Harvard to MIT in October 1940, a crucial event in the rise to prominence of MIT’s economics department. The contrasting attitudes of Harvard and MIT to Jewish economists were just one of many factors...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 229–259.
Published: 01 June 2018
... the first program in advanced mathematical and statistical economics at the more local level of Cambridge and Harvard. Wilson offered two courses to economists, mathematical economics and mathematical statistics, in which he respectively taught Gibbs’s thermodynamics systems and numerical mathematics...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 347–381.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Marion Fourcade; Rakesh Khurana This paper traces the career of Michael Jensen, a Chicago finance PhD turned Harvard Business School professor to reveal the intellectual and social conditions that enabled the emergence and institutionalization of what we call the “neoliberal common sense of capital...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of public finance as a distinct field within economics. This includes examination of the subject’s definition, its boundaries, and the types of analyses undertaken. Academic training, including courses and readings, at Columbia, Chicago, Harvard, and Wisconsin is compared. Correspondence may...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (2): 341–364.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Hong, Xu Yunan, Teng Maotong, Wu Qiyuan. Xu Yunan and Wang Chuanlun prepared a translation of the General Theory in the 1940s, but it was not published until 1957. At Harvard, Keynes's ideas were applied in several doctoral dissertations by Chinese students. H. D. Fong, one of the leaders of the Nankai...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (3): 575–604.
Published: 01 September 2009
... in favour of Fiscal Policy; the evolution of its monetary framework in the early 1930's. Finally, we compare his position with the ones associated with the early Chicago school and with the ones stemming from the Harvard economic department where Viner had been trained and with which he continued...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 92–113.
Published: 01 December 2013
... was a student of George Santayana and William James, as well as of Frank Taussig and Thomas Nixon Carver at Harvard, and his heart was in literature and the arts as much as in the social sciences and current events. He spanned the academic world, where he made distinguished contributions, publishing a book...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 234–260.
Published: 01 December 2010
... economics. While many economists straddled both worlds, Harvard economic historian Alexander Gerschenkron occupied pride of place by virtue of his ideas, his reputation, and his students. Born in Odessa but with his economic education in Vienna, Gerschenkron brought to both enterprises a capacious and wide...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 166–187.
Published: 01 December 2011
... econometrics” at Harvard to his later advocacy of an approach to empirical macroeconomic modeling based on his “general equilibrium approach to monetary theory” that contrasted sharply with new classical macroeconomic modeling that interpreted general equilibrium in a very different way. Copyright 2011...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 February 2021
... that takes evolutionary change in scholarly communities seriously. Ian Kumekawa, Harvard University 10.1215/00182702-8816673 Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 A. C. Pigou and The “Marshallian” Thought Style: A Study in the Philosophy and Mathematics Underlying Cambridge Economics...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 45–59.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Paul Samuelson, a newly appointed Harvard instructor with an offer of an assistant professorship from MIT, was not encouraged about his chances to secure a similar position at Harvard in the next year or two. Harvard’s departing chairman Harold Burbank’s dislike of Jews was well known— he also...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Reviews Fortune Tellers: The Story of America’s First Economic Forecasters. By Walter A. Friedman. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2014. xi; 273 pp. Hardcover $29.95. Harvard Business School historian Walter A. Friedman has written a lively and enter- taining account of five pre...