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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 619–641.
Published: 01 November 2012
... and political independence. The new visions and representations of the empire were put forward by authors faithful to enlightened mercantilist and cameralist doctrines supporting the reform of colonial administration. However, the most relevant policy measures were implemented under the shadow of Adam Smith...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 97–113.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Keith Tribe The British Colonial Office was responsible for the administration of all the various elements of the British Empire (except India) from 1854 until its final merger with the Foreign Office in the mid-1960s, but only in the 1940s did it begin to take an active interest in social...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (2): 187–221.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., and colonial administration. Margery Perham, the respected and well-connected Africanist at Nuffield College, was the examiner in colonial administration for all these courses. 198  History of Political Economy 45:2 (2013) Lewis always claimed that the economics taught in the one-year voca- tional...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 455–472.
Published: 01 June 2020
... government in India, the 1919 Government of India Act ushered in an expansion of the Indian electorate and the state itself. Through the formation of provincial legislatures, Indian representa- tives were given new powers over certain transferred subjects while the colonial administration dominated over...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (3): 483–505.
Published: 01 June 2022
... and British colonial administrator, Sir Evelyn Baring was already an expert on finance and a member of a banker’s family. 15. Kemmerer’s proposed private land bank was never established in the Philippines; the governmental bank project was accepted and in 1916 absorbed the national banks...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (3): 689–710.
Published: 01 September 1992
... It was part of an accepted process of policy formation in the Colonial Office during the 1940s to expose administrators to a wide range of out- side opinions and pressures. The Colonial Office, like all departments of government, received as a matter of course representations from those...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (2): 233–257.
Published: 01 June 1978
... to his English and French models. In general terms he followed French metropolitan administrative policies (the intendant system), French colonial policies toward unconquered Indians, and English metropolitan policies toward Indians under Spanish jurisdiction. With respect to colonial...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (2): 295–322.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., but these were inherent in the way peo- ple thought about the Indian Empire in the [eighteen] sixties. They can also be explained by Thornton’s rather lethargic, even undisciplined approach towards the problems of colonial administration. He meant very well but could have done a lot better. His...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 641–659.
Published: 01 November 1989
.... M. 1956 . Slavery in the ancient world. Economic History Review , ser. 2, 9 : 185 -99. Kammen , Michael 1970 . Empire and interest: the American colonies and the politics of mercantilism . New York: J. B. Lippincott. Lebergott , Stanley 1984 . The Americans: an economic...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (4): 505–544.
Published: 01 November 1979
... ministry. In early 1778 he was asked by Alexander Wed- derburn, a former student of Smith at Glasgow and attorney general in North’s administration, for his suggestions on a permanent solution to the troubles with the American colonies. Wedderburn and Smith had corresponded steadily...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (1): 77–102.
Published: 01 February 2023
... in the American colonies. The debates and discussions in which Paine wants to intervene cannot be the same in Wilkes's England as in revolutionary France. Locating the proposal of a universal basic income in this context has important implications for the history of its conception. It compels us to highlight...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (2): 265–277.
Published: 01 June 1971
... as both to take out and to keep out of the pockets of the people as little as pomitble, 7.The retention of the unprofitable colonies by Great Britain is attributed to the interests of the administration-bureaucracy (11, 131-32 [581-82 For a lesser example of the explanation of political...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (3): 656–680.
Published: 01 September 1981
... and the consequent opening of our ports to world trade that the disci- pline of economics was created in Brazil. The transfer of the throne to one of the colonies thus created the need for trained personnel to deal with the problems associated with foreign trade. From the institution of economics in Brazil...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (4): 723–746.
Published: 01 November 2010
... possible by the market itself. Character could replace administrative interventions. Chalmers saw well-intentioned administration, especially with respect to the poor laws, as both crowding out inner motivations and creating a focus for the fermenting of dissent over the terms of “legal charity.” Better...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 413–434.
Published: 01 June 2020
... at a later point. This has noticeable effects on the estimation of wages and the incidence of poverty that largely escaped studies that relied on the results of the survey (Abernethy 2013). Clearly, at one end of the spectrum as in the London survey or stretched colonial administrations the conditions...
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History of Political Economy (1969) 1 (1): 85–100.
Published: 01 March 1969
... and intelligent administration of the teiritories under the jurisdiction of the East India Company was all the more important because of the entrenched stagnation of Indian society. Mill had emerged from a decade spent in preparing his massive MR. BARBERis Professor of Economics in Wesleyan...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 177–179.
Published: 01 March 2013
...-year visiting appointment in the department, and further antagonized everyone by endorsing Kindahl’s push to terminate Best. The administration rejected the termination decision and Rottenberg too resigned. In response to all this turmoil, the university, in effect, placed the department...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2013
... to offer Samuel Bowles, a radical economist at Harvard, a one-year visiting appointment in the department, and further antagonized everyone by endorsing Kindahl’s push to terminate Best. The administration rejected the termination decision and Rottenberg too resigned. In response to all...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 182–183.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Rottenberg took his place, refused to offer Samuel Bowles, a radical economist at Harvard, a one-year visiting appointment in the department, and further antagonized everyone by endorsing Kindahl’s push to terminate Best. The administration rejected the termination decision and Rottenberg too resigned...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 184–185.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., a one-year visiting appointment in the department, and further antagonized everyone by endorsing Kindahl’s push to terminate Best. The administration rejected the termination decision and Rottenberg too resigned. In response to all this turmoil, the university, in effect, placed the department...