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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (3): 443–467.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Béatrice Cherrier Jacob Marschak (1898–1977) had an enormous impact on the development of postwar economics, both as an intellectual mentor of Nobel Prize winners such as Kenneth Arrow and Franco Modigliani and as forerunner and institutional organizer of several research programs, most famously...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (2): 201–219.
Published: 01 June 2010
... that revolves around the key role played by Jacob Marschak and the rise of monetary Walrasianism. Correspondence may be addressed to Perry Mehrling, Room 2 Lehman Hall, Barnard College, 3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027; e-mail: pgm10@columbia.edu . This paper was prepared and presented originally...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (1): 1–48.
Published: 01 March 2018
... to shape rather than explain behavior. Correspondence may be addressed to Catherine Herfeld, University of Zurich Philosophisches Seminar, Zürichbergstrasse 43, CH-8044 Zurich; e-mail: catherine.herfeld@uzh.ch . Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Jacob Marschak Tjalling Koopmans...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (4): 595–631.
Published: 01 August 2021
... as it was emerging at the beginning of the 1930s and that this happened as he was travelling and crossing national boundaries while bridging distinct branches of mathematics with different local perspectives in economics. His encounters with Jacob Marschak in Berlin, Nicolas Kaldor in Budapest, and Frank Graham...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (2): 173–182.
Published: 01 June 1987
... 1976. 180 History of Political Economy 19:2 (I987) in Heidelberg where Jacob Marschak was employed. American money in the form of foundation support was, in effect, responsible for turning the mathematical talents of Abraham Wald to the analysis of statistical data, since his first...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 1–55.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Collections Library, Duke University. Box CO15, folder “Marschak, Jacob, 1941–1948, 1976, and undated.” ———. 1948 . Letter to Franco Modigliani, 8 June. Franco Modigliani Papers. Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library, Duke University. Box CO15, folder “Marschak, Jacob, 1941–1948, 1976...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 57–85.
Published: 01 December 2011
... to be applied, some valuable theoreticians would be excluded from the soci- ety. In this group, contesting Morgenstern’s proposal, were Luigi Amo- roso, Griffith Conrad Evans, René Roy, and essentially the tenors of the Econometric Society and the Cowles Commission, Tjallings Koopmans and Jacob Marschak...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (1): 51–94.
Published: 01 March 1998
... . 4 ( September ): 693 -728. Arrow , K. 1960 . The Work of Ragnar Frisch, Econometrician. Econometrica . 28 . 2 ( April ): 173 -92. Arrow , K. 11978 . Jacob Marschak's Contributions to the Economics of Decision and Information. American Economic Association Papers...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 239–269.
Published: 01 December 2016
... in an Uncertain World: Jacob Marschak, from Ukrainian Prisons to Behavioral Science Laboratories.” History of Political Economy 42 : 443 – 67 . Davidson D. 1999 . “Intellectual Autobiography.” In The Philosophy of Donald Davidson , edited by Hahn L. E. , 3 – 70 . Chicago : Open Court...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 March 2013
... . Expectations, Uncertainty, and Business Behavior: A Conference Held at CIT, 20-27 October, 1955, under the Auspices of the Committee on Business Enterprise Research . New York : SSRC . Cherrier B. 2010 . “ Rationalizing Human Organization in an Uncertain World: Jacob Marschak, from Ukrainian...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 315–342.
Published: 01 December 2010
...? Master's thesis, Columbia University. Marschak, Jacob. 1965 . Marschak to the committee, 14 April, box 194, folder “Woytinsky.” Jacob Marschak Papers, Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library , University of California, Los Angeles. Medema, S. G. 2006 . Alfred Marshall...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 177–197.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., 2010), and my insistence on tracing the roots of the approach to the early work of Jacob Marschak (1934, 1938) as well as John R. Hicks’s more familiar “Suggestion for Simplifying the Theory of Money” (1935), has drawn critical attention to this surprising unanimity. Although Samuelson left...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (Suppl_1): 283–304.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Reiter, and several other economists who influenced the unfolding of early MDT (Jacob Marschak, Thomas Marschak, and Tjalling Koopmans) were all affiliated with the Cowles Commission, the hotbed of postwar mathematical economics (Weintraub 1993, 82; Mirowski 2002). More- over, it was at Cowles...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 223–241.
Published: 01 December 1995
... for Re- search in Economics under Jacob Marschak, which included among its members Trygve Haavelmo, Leo Hurwicz, Lawrence Klein, and Tjalling Koopmans (Patinkm 1981, 8). At LSE, the anival of Lionel Robbins as professor of economics in fall 1929 and his attempt, over the objections...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (Supplement): 260–292.
Published: 01 December 1998
..., and the Creation of Game Theory, 1928–1944. Journal of Economic Literature 33 : 730 -61. Lewin , Shira 1996 . Economics and Psychology. Journal of Economic Literature 34 : 1293 -1323. Marschak , Jacob 1939a . Personal and Collective Budget Functions. Review of Economics and Statistics 21...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 272–294.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., and others.8 Schultz possibly acted in consultation with the Cowles Commission, which had prodded Samuelson to accept a job offer, if made. On March 20, 1946, Jacob Marschak wrote to Samuel- son that he would soon receive an invitation for a “customary visit” with the administration and the department...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 168–190.
Published: 01 December 2020
...- tual culture of Stanford in this period, and Arrow s place within it, see the contribution of Beatrice Cherrier and Aurélien Saïdi in this volume. In the summer of 1950, Arrow attended a RAND conference on inventories at the invitation of Jacob Marschak. Together with the RAND mathematician Ted Harris...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 295–314.
Published: 01 December 2014
... by Arrow and former Cowles Commission director Jacob Marschak, who sought to define optimal decision rules for inventory replenishment, given a stochastic distribution of demand, to minimize storage and depletion costs (Arrow, Harris, and Marschak 1951). Their formulation, employing Markov...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 45–59.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... It also accounts for the greater than usual mathematical train- ing of many of the émigré economists (Jacob Marschak, Tjalling Koop- mans, Abraham Wald, Menger, Morgenstern, Gerhard Tintner, William Fellner, etc Since some of the victims of the Nazi purges had worked under fellow- ships and grants...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (3): 561–563.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... It includes Hayek’s pref- ace to the original editions, his foreword to the 1956 American paperback edition, and his preface to the 1976 edition. It also includes the foreword to the 1944 U.S. edition by John Chamberlain; referee reports on the book by Frank Knight and Jacob Marschak and a letter about...