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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (3): 415–433.
Published: 01 September 1987
...Lars Magnusson Correspondence may be addressed to the author, Dept. of Economic History, Uppsala University, Box 513, S-751 20 Uppsala SWEDEN. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 History of Political Economy 19:3...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (3): 425–441.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Carl Wennerlind After its success in the Thirty Years’ War, Sweden harbored ambitions to establish an empire. To sustain its efforts, statesmen realized the need to generate more domestic wealth. The ensuing debates gave rise to an improvement discourse, centered on the harnessing of Sweden’s...
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History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (1): 243–260.
Published: 01 March 1973
...’ ’ in Sweden-A Counter- critique), published under the auspices of the Free University of Berlin. This very scholarly treatise, submitted as a doctoral disserta- tion at the University of Upgsala, in 1971, fills an important gap in the history of twentieth-century economic thought. It accounts...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (S1): 149–174.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Maria Grafström Abstract This article explores how economic information was turned into newsworthy content in Sweden during the 1960s and 1970s. Professional norms and identities of “business journalists” were during the 1960s yet to be developed, and there were concerns raised whether issues about...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (1): 89–121.
Published: 01 March 1977
...C. G. Uhr Economists and policymaking 19304936: Sweden’s experience C. G. Uhr I. Background and Setting It was during the Great Depression that Sweden’s most distinguished economists, Erik Lindahl, Gunnar Myrdal, and Bertil Ohlin-all...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 142–164.
Published: 01 December 1996
.... Crawford , Elisabeth , Terry Shinn, and Sverker Sörlin, eds. 1993 . Denationalizing Science . Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. Dixit , A. K. , S. Honkapohja, and R. M. Solow. 1992 . Swedish Economics in the 1980s. In Economics in Sweden: An Evaluation of Swedish Research in Economics...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (1): 27–42.
Published: 01 March 1989
...Lars Jonung Nationalekonomiska Institutionen, Box 5137, 220 05 Lund SWEDEN. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 References Blaug , M. 1978 . Economic theory in retrospect . Cambridge. Brems , H. 1978 . ‘What was new in Ohlin's 1933–34 macroeconomics...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (3): 517–540.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Bo Sandelin Correspondence may be addressed to Bo Sandelin, Department of Economics,University of Gothenburg, Box 640, SE-405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden; e-mail: Bo.Sandelin@economics.gu.se . Duke University Press 2001 Åkerman, Johan. 1928 . Om det ekonomiska livets rytmik . Stockholm...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 39–59.
Published: 01 March 2013
... in monetary policy and hence stressed the importance of the institutional framework of monetary policy. Correspondence may be addressed to Klas Fregert, Department of Economics, Lund University, PO Box 7082, SE-220 07 Lund, Sweden; e-mail: klas.fregert@nek.lu.se . I thank Lars Jonung for useful comments...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 173–203.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... 1989 . Science in Sweden: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences 1739-1989 . Canton, Mass.:Science History Publications. Galison, Peter. 1997 . Image and Logic: A Material Culture of Microphysics . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Gertz, Otto. 1920 . Olof Celsius D.Ä. och Flora...
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History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (3): 341–366.
Published: 01 September 1976
..., but not apparently in his own country.-MARK BLAUG’ 1. Keynes and the Stockholm School In the 1930’s Sweden became known as the first country in the world which had made serious attempts to carry through a countercyclical fiscal policy. During the same period Sweden also became known as the country...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (5): 967–970.
Published: 01 October 2019
... as libertarian, if it matters if I can identify a single example of a nation that is an existence proof, a demonstration that libertarian ideas can take actual concrete form in governing a nation and giving shape to an economy. There is an obvious answer. At least, it is obvious to me: Sweden. In any...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (4): 739–743.
Published: 01 December 2017
... bibliography, Offer and Söderberg have written a multilayered story about the memorial prize. The central plot of the book is that the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics was created by the Bank of Sweden to promote the primacy of free markets against the claims of “Social Democracy” (capitalization...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (suppl_1): 175–201.
Published: 01 January 1993
... to economics. In doing so I delve into his connections with a fascinating international circle of mathematicians based in Sweden in the 1880s. As it turned out, it was this circle that directly encouraged, and provided the funding for, Wicksell to embark upon his career in economics...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (3): 447–453.
Published: 01 September 1978
... of Karl- Gustav Landgren’s book, Den. ‘nya ekonomien’ i Sverige (The “New Economics” in Sweden), Stockholm, 1960. Landgren argued: “Oh- lin’s characteristic place in the history of doctrine is precisely that he developed, with the aid of ideas in ‘The Means to Prosperity,’ a preliminary...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (2): 219–275.
Published: 01 June 1998
... acknowledged. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 References Bagge , G. 1917 . Arbetslönens reglering genom sammanslutningar [The regulation of wages through associations]. Stockholm: Nordiska. Bagge , G. 1933 . Wages and Unemployment in Sweden 1920–30. In Economic...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (2): 323–327.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Claes-Henric Siven Correspondence may be addressed to Claes-Henric Siven, Department of Economics, Stockholm University, S-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden; e-mail: chs@ne.su.se . Duke University Press 2003 Cassel, G. 1918 . Theoretische Sozialökonomie . Leipzig: C.F. Winter. Clark, J...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (2): 479–498.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., it has further confirmed the stand- ing of Heckscher’s essay as fundamental to the formulation of the Heckscher-Ohlin theorem.2 In the debate between Wicksell and Heckscher, opinions clashed about the consequences of rising wood prices in Sweden. Wicksell pre- dicted that Swedish workers would...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (4): 717–741.
Published: 01 November 2001
...-financed economic alterna- tive promulgated principally by Keynes as the necessary step toward re- vitalizing private capitalism is frequently contrasted with the supposedly more enlightened fiscal stance adopted in Sweden. Although “nascent Keynesianism” in Sweden is now known to have been less evident...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (2): 179–188.
Published: 01 June 1981
..., he was the most influential economist in Sweden 1. A working plan by Ohlin which has survived and which covers the period June 8 to November 1979 is engaged with five topics: (i) “The Swedish Model,” June 8-11, in Swedish; (ii) “What Are the [Wage-Earner] Fund’s Problems for Wage Earners...