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John Kenneth Galbraith
History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 725–728.
Published: 01 November 2012
...David Reisman John Kenneth Galbraith . By James Ronald Stanfield and Jacqueline Stanfield. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan , 2011 . Great Thinkers in Economics . Thirlwall A. P. , series editor. xi ; 251 pp. Cloth £68.00 . The Economics of John Kenneth Galbraith . By Dunn...
History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (2): 380–383.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Roger E. Backhouse The Selected Letters of John Kenneth Galbraith . Edited by Holt Richard P. F. New York : Cambridge University Press , 2017 . xlii-701 $34.99 . Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 Reference Parker Richard . 2005 . John Kenneth Galbraith...
History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 191–219.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Angus Burgin In 1977 John Kenneth Galbraith hosted the documentary series The Age of Uncertainty on public television; three years later Milton Friedman hosted a competing series, Free to Choose . This essay examines the development of these two projects, examining both the institutions that...
History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 277–299.
Published: 01 December 2019
... convergence theory perestroika John Kenneth Galbraith The author is grateful to the participants of the workshop “Economic Knowledge in Socialism” for helpful criticism and comments. My special thanks to Johanna Bockman, Egle Rind zevičiūtė, and Adam Leeds for very helpful email communications, to...
History of Political Economy 795–797.
Published: 23 June 2021
... expression of Keynes s ideas came in the work of John Kenneth Galbraith. There is a valid argu- ment that Galbraith was the best writer among American Keynesians and Carter is not wrong to point to the many ways that Galbraith embodied the larger social vision that Keynes captured, for instance, in The...
History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (3): 443–467.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... In the late 1940s, Fortune jour- nalist John McDonald, who was working on poker, was advised by John Kenneth Galbraith to read von Neumann and Morgenstern. He subsequently made a reputation by writing about company strategy, such as that of General Motors, through the lens of game theory (McDon...
History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 March 2015
... not have gone as far as Ezra Solomon, who said, “The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable” (Golden 1976)—a statement often misattributed to John Kenneth Galbraith—he may have agreed with Keynes (1936, 272) when the latter said, “Too large a proportion of...
History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (5): 895–924.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Kenneth Button This article looks at how a group of diverse economic experts tackled a major macroeconomic question and managed to reach a consensus conclusion. This was despite being confronted with limited data, embryonic general-equilibrium methodologies, and limited computing power. The...
History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 92–113.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and then about how to return to peace. At this time in America there were few professional economists like Milton Friedman, John Kenneth Galbraith, and later Paul Krugman Correspondence may be addressed to Craufurd Goodwin, Department of Economics, Duke University, Box 90097, Durham, NC...
History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (3): 505–540.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Vibha Kapuria-Foreman; Charles R. McCann, Jr. The Wisconsin school of labor history and labor economics rose and fell within a particular historical context. While Richard T. Ely studied labor union movements in pursuit of furthering social progress, others, such as John R. Commons and Selig...
History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 71–169.
Published: 01 December 2016
... mounting political instability. Among economists, American institutionalists were most attracted to psychology, notably Wesley Clair Mitchell and John Maurice Clark. Herbert Davenport, Thomas Nixon Carver, and Frank Knight were among the critics. It is suggested that the cultural context of America may...
History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (4): 675–697.
Published: 01 November 1999
...-Century Political Economy. In Economists and the Irish Economy , edited by A. E. Murphy. Dublin: Irish Academic Press. Durant , Will 1944 . Caesar and Christ . New York: Simon and Schuster. Galbraith , John Kenneth . 1977 . The Age of Uncertainty . Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Hill...
History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (2): 420–437.
Published: 01 June 1973
... views of economic reality. However, our CHARLESLEATHERS and JOHNEVANS are Associate Professors of Economics at the University of Alabama. 1. John Kenneth Galbraith, The New Industrial State, rev. ed. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971). 2. Ibid., p. 413. 3. The term New...
History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (4): 731–751.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Defending . Durham, N.C .: Duke University Press . Galbraith John Kenneth . 1963 . The Liberal Hour . Harmondsworth, UK : Penguin Books . Haney Lewis Henry . 1949 . History of Economic Thought . 4th ed. New York : Macmillan . Levy David . 1978 . “ Some Normative...
History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (S1): 285–310.
Published: 01 December 1991
... . Vol. 2 , Vietnam, the Environment and Science . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas . Enke S. 1964 . Economics for Development . Englewood Cliffs : Prentice-Hall . Galbraith John K. 1981 . A Life in Our Times . Boston : Houghton Mifflin . Habakkuk J. H...
History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (2): 151–184.
Published: 01 June 1976
... Systems,” Journal of Economic Issues 9 ( 1975 ): 471 -500. Galbraith , John Kenneth . The New Industrial State . Boston, 1971 . Harrington , Michael. Socialism . New York, 1972 . Harris , Abram L. Economics and Social Reform . New York, 1958 . Hayek , Friedrich A...
History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 March 1990
...Royall Brandis John Kenneth Galbraith. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1987. 324 pp. $19.45. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 Book Reviews 177 tory, etc.-and internal developments. He argues that the establishment of...
History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (2): 408–409.
Published: 01 June 1990
... provocativeness amply displayed. The all-so-evident wit, it may be remarked, is not unlike that of John Kenneth Galbraith, perhaps a product of their towering physical cum intellectual heights. We find too the topics with which Stigler has been associated and for which he has been honored: promoting the...
History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (3): 447–448.
Published: 01 September 1977
... written and edited by non-institutionalists. The closest one comes to the institutionalist tradition is in the foreword by John Kenneth Galbraith, who, while developing his own personal inquiry, was nevertheless strongly influenced by Veblen and Ayres. Ayres, of course, would have been pleased...
History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (3): 559–561.
Published: 01 September 1989
... and old, Commons and his followers show how institutional change can reconcile competing claims to wealth and power. Contemporary institutional economics includes those who, like John Kenneth Galbraith, combine the institutional paradigm with Keynesian theory-or post- Keynesian. Some...