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History of Political Economy (1988) 20 (2): 235–250.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Ben Fine History of Political Economy 20:2 0 1988 by Duke University Press CCC 0018-2702/88/$1.50 The British coal industry’s contribution to the political economy of Paul...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 245–269.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and engineering nexus. Costs calculations were developed to design a nationwide integrated machine. Hydropower in the south was to be interconnected with thermal power in the north, in order to support a massive increase in consumption in the Paris basin, saving on coal and on the scarce funding of the Marshall...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 234–273.
Published: 01 December 2005
... a special interest in the provision of medical services and in the problems of the bituminous coal industry. At Brook- ings and Yale Hamilton developed his interest in law and economics. Hamilton was a legal realist, opposed to legal formalisms, and became a well-known critic of the more “conservative...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (Suppl_1): 252–276.
Published: 01 December 2001
...,” such as wine, and goods of greater significance, such as sugar and “ardent spirits.” On Coal What Jevons called “the Coal Question” received widespread attention in the 1860s. In 1863 the engineer and entrepreneur Sir William Armstrong gave the presidential address to the BAAS, focusing on Britain’s coal...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (2): 227–271.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... ____. 1864 . On the Application of the Principle of Conservation of Force to Physiology. Quarterly Journal of Science 1.1 : 76 -87. Chapman, Carleton B. 1967 . Edward Smith (?1818-1847):Physiologist, Human Ecologist, Reformer. Journal of the History of Medicine 22.1 : 1 -26. The Coal-Fields...
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History of Political Economy (1972) 4 (2): 469–498.
Published: 01 June 1972
... and in light of its “total utili.tarian results. ”46 He opposed, in keeping with his marginal tenets, both licensure and trade-union control of access to emplopent, for the benefits thereby achieved were sought and obhined by a few at the expense of the many.47 In The Coal Question48 Jevons...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (4): 483–495.
Published: 01 November 1982
... implied that exploitative extraction of natural resources belonged in the ‘unearned increment’ cate- Pry. 5. The outstanding exception to this statement is William Stanley Jevons’ The coal ques- tion, published in 1865. The coal question was a pessimistic analysis of the consequences...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (4): 745–747.
Published: 01 November 1990
... 745 746 History of Political Economy 22:4 (1990) simultaneously with Podolinsky. First Sacher attempted to calculate the energy available to society from the sun, waterfalls, and coal. After performing these calculations he next made an attempt to correlate stages in cultural progress...
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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): 309–342.
Published: 01 June 2005
... insight: The question may arise, should one protect coal mines or put greater strain on men? The answer depends for example on whether one thinks that hydraulic power may be sufficiently developed or that solar heat might come to be better used, etc. If one believes the latter, one may...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (2): 171–199.
Published: 01 June 1974
... economic projects such as trans- portation facilities, coal mining, and manufacturing establishments. “Public works’’ encompasses activities usually assumed to be the direct responsibility of the government, from the erection of historical monu- ments to the creation of canals and roads...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (4): 611–653.
Published: 01 November 2003
..., Walton H., and Helen R. Wright. 1925 . The Case of Bituminous Coal . New York:Macmillan. ____. 1928 . A Way of Order for Bituminous Coal . New York: Macmillan. Hamilton, Walton H., and Associates. 1938 . Price and Price Policies . New York:McGraw-Hill. Hodgson, Geoffrey M. 2001 . How...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (1): 133–144.
Published: 01 March 1985
... deflation in money wages and prices. British wages were already%toohigh in relation to foreign wages and prices, especially in export industries such as textiles and coal. Keynes cor- rectly predicted that pressure on the coal miners to lower real wages by cutting money wages would lead...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (2): 267–278.
Published: 01 June 1994
... for the sake of both together, not part for one and part for the other. The same outlay would have to be incurred for either of the two, if the other were not wanted or used at all. ([1909] 1969,569-70) Five examples of the phenomenon are given by Mill: coke and coal gas, mutton and wool, beef...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (4): 605–644.
Published: 01 November 2009
.... S. [1865] 1965 . The Coal Question: An Inquiry Concerning the Progress of the Nation, and the Probable Exhaustion of the Coalmines . 3rd ed., 1906. New York: Kelley. Malthus, T. R. [1798] 1914 . An Essay on Population . London: Dent. Marchant, J. 1916 . Alfred Russel Wallace: Letters...
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History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (3): 437–444.
Published: 01 September 1984
... to be for relatively non-manufactured products-sugar, potatoes, wheat, iron, zinc, and the like. A major part of the relations is based on data from groups of countries-wine from wine-producing countries, coal from the industrialized countries, etc. For some goods, as for example copper and zinc, it is even...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (4): 726–744.
Published: 01 November 1981
... maps of William Smith and others. James Hutton even wrote a paper on how coal was best distinguished from culm for purposes of taxation. Hutton’s biographer considers his geo- logical work to have direct links with economics through Hutton’s cyc- lical view of geological processes: “I have...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 June 2018
... and Women’s Work .” American Political Science Review 102 ( 2 ): 199 – 213 . Jevons William Stanley . (1866) 1965 . The Coal Question: An Inquiry Concerning the Progress of the Nation, and the Probable Exhaustion of our Coal Mines , 2nd ed. New York : Augustus M. Kelley . Jevons...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (4): 608–635.
Published: 01 November 1978
... as availability of coal and iron, better machinery and technology, greater skill and energy of labor, and geographical posi- tion.lo In general, the factor most commonly stressed in explaining comparative advantages at any time was differences in natural condi- tions. In a recent article...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 641–659.
Published: 01 November 1989
... analysis of joint-stock companies. Journal of Political Economy 90 ( December ): 1237 -56. Anderson , Gary M. 1988 . Democracy, interest groups, and the price of votes. Cato Journal 8 ( Spring-Summer ): 53 -70. Ashton , Thomas Southcliffe , and Joseph Sykes. 1967 . The coal...