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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (4): 459–476.
Published: 01 November 1979
... an exam- ple to illustrate his point. Adverting to his previous example in which England could produce 10 yards of cloth or 15 yards of linen with a given amount of labor, Germany 10 yards of cloth or 20 of linen, he supposes that, if the trading ratio were 10 cloth ‘for 17 linen, England’s...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (4): 477–500.
Published: 01 November 1979
... that have appeared since the publication of my Trade Survey (1965). In my Survey I had attributed to Mill the as- sumption that one-half of each country’s expenditure was devoted to each of the two commodities (cloth and linen in Mill’s illustration). Melvin (1969) showed that this special...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (4): 743–763.
Published: 01 November 2011
... that much of the skepticism surrounding compara- tive advantage may have been caused by a careless reading of Ricardo’s numerical example. With the correct interpretation of the four numbers as the quantities of labor needed to produce some unspecified amounts of wine and cloth traded by England...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (3): 609–626.
Published: 01 September 2001
... numeri- cal examples of trade in cloth and linen between England and Germany, Mill offered an algebraic version of his model. As Henderson (1989, 1996) and Creedy (1989, 1992) point out, this is the only instance in the Principles where Mill used algebraic symbols, and is again suggestive...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (2): 199–210.
Published: 01 June 1982
.... I1 Ricardo’s numerical example of the comparative-cost principle is as follows. Suppose one unit of cloth made in England is being exchanged against one unit of wine made in Portugal:2 England may be so circumstanced that to produce the cloth may require the labour of 100 men for one...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (3): 471–487.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., especially the cloth industry. But the author still essentially accepts medieval economic policy, in contrast to Mun’s second work. Hilferding / English Political Economy (1911) 477 was confiscated and its owner was severely punished. Foreign money was then re-minted at the mint...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (4): 787.
Published: 01 November 1995
...Royall Brandis Barry Clark. New York: Praeger, 1991. xi, 313 pp. $55.00 cloth, $24.95 paper. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 References De Marchi , Neil , ed. 1993 . Non-Natural Social Science: Reflecting on the Enterprise of More Heat than Light . Durham...
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History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (2): 207–234.
Published: 01 June 1976
... to England, from her giving France a hundred pounds’ worth of broad cloth, in exchange for a hundred pounds’ worth of lace, I take the quantity of lace which England has acquired by this transaction, and compare it with the quantity which she might, at the same expense of labour...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (1): 207–209.
Published: 01 March 1999
...William Darity, Jr. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Hans Christoph Binswanger. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994. x, 131 pp. Cloth, $21.50. Book Reviews Money and Magic: A Critique of the Modern Economy in the Light of Goethe’s Faust. By Hans Christoph...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (3): 529–537.
Published: 01 September 1994
.... Kindleberger. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. 524 pp. $49.95 cloth, $29.95 paper. The first of these volumes is an annotated bibliography of journal and book literature in the cliometric tradition. It is of primary interest to economic historians, but histo- rians of economic thought will find...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 March 1983
.... This survey is followed by studies of the clothing industry, of the colonial adventures of certain banks, and of the development of the new methods in coal mining. The account of the clothing and coal industries is concluded by a list of 106 firms, accompanied by brief sketches of the main purposes...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (2): 343–370.
Published: 01 June 2005
... the missions had formerly received: sales of 3,200 pesos by Mission Santa Clara in 1808 compared to the annual government subsidy of 800 pesos. The fri- ars used this cash to import tools, clothes, and above all religious images and vestments for the church. Duggan / Scholastic Doctrine...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (4): 788–789.
Published: 01 November 2003
...S. Todd Lowry By Gloria Vivenza. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. x; 240 pp. Cloth£48.00; $74.00. 2003 788 Book Reviews section, and chapter numbers are indicated before the paragraph numbers can be of any use. Like D. D. Raphael and A. L. Macfie, the editors of the Glasgow...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (2): 220–242.
Published: 01 June 1974
... follows Seneca’s overall preference for the claims of the artisan. Only two of Mandeville’s inventions, ships and the dyeing of cloth, reappear in Smith’s accounts.25 The parallels are much closer between Smith and Seneca, since Seneca concentrates chiefly on two devices, grain mills and weaving...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (4): 727–748.
Published: 01 November 2002
..., however obvious and natural it may, at first sight, appear, might, on closer examination, be found entirely erroneous. If England should have acquired such a degree of skill in manufactures, that, with any given portion of her capital, she should prepare a quan- tity of cloth, for which...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (4): 588.
Published: 01 November 1977
...Robert C. Bannister Charles M. Bonjean, Louis Schneider, and Robert L. Lineberry. Austin, Texas: The University of Texas Press, 1976. Pp. 221. Cloth $10, paper $3.95. Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 BOOK REVIEWS Social Science in America: The First Two Hundred...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (2): 346–348.
Published: 01 June 1994
...Charles J. Whalen References McNulty , Paul J. 1980 . The Origins and Development of Labor Economics. Cambridge: MIT Press. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Bruce E. Kaufman. Ithaca, N.Y.: ILR Press 1993. xv, 287 pp. $40.00 cloth; $19.95 paper. 346 History...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 400–401.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Bradley Bateman By Martin J. Burke. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995. xvii; 303 pp. Cloth, $47.50; paper, $16.95. 2000 HOPE 32.2-08.BookReviews 5/10/00 12:42 PM Page 400 400 Book Reviews The Conundrum of Class: Public Discourse...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (4): 787–790.
Published: 01 November 1995
...S. Todd Lowry Richard W. Hadden. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1994. 191 pp. $44.50 cloth, $14.95 paper. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 References De Marchi , Neil , ed. 1993 . Non-Natural Social Science: Reflecting on the Enterprise of More Heat...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 341–345.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... 2 . Edited by Klausinger Hansjoerg . Vol. 8 of The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 . x; 349 pp. Cloth $65.00 . Business Cycles. Pt. 1 . Edited by Klausinger Hansjoerg . Vol. 7 of The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek . Chicago...