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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 1994
... in Latin America. Joint Report of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. New York: United Nations. United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America (UNECLA). Annual. Economic Survey of Latin America. Santiago: United Nations...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (1): 1–48.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Catherine Herfeld This article traces a normative turn between the middle of the 1940s and the early 1950s reflected in the reformulation, interpretation, and use of rational choice theories at the Cowles Commission for Research in Economics. This turn is paralleled by a transition from Jacob...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (5): 863–894.
Published: 01 October 2020
... as a central reference. We stress the role played by Edmond Malinvaud, with whom Koopmans interacted closely, and take his travel from the French milieu of mathematical economics to the Cowles Commission in 1950-51 and back to France as a guiding line. The rise of turnpike theory in the end of the 1950s...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (1): 75–110.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Marcel Boumans Trygve Haavelmo's methodological manifesto “The Probability Approach in Econometrics” not only laid down the paradigm for the research pursued at the Cowles Commission, but also sets out a strategy for measurement outside the laboratory. His conceptualization of “passive observation...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 140–165.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Commission approach in the 1960s and 1970s, and we discuss his legacy to contemporary econometrics. Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 We thank the participants of the 2010 HOPE workshop for their comments on an early draft. We are grateful to Marcel Boumans, Kevin Hoover, Mary Morgan...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 137–159.
Published: 01 December 2012
...José M. Edwards Although involved in projects of influential institutions like the Cowles Commission, the NBER, and the Michigan Survey Research Center, George Katona, the “pioneer student and chief collector of consumer anticipations data” (Tobin 1959, 1), is virtually absent from accounts...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 185–205.
Published: 01 December 2012
... with steelworkers, and photographs and drawings by Lewis Hine and Joseph Stella. The second example is the work conducted under the supervision of Carleton Parker for the California Commission on Immigration and Housing. Parker employed F. C. Mills and Paul Brissenden to work undercover to investigate conditions...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (3): 443–467.
Published: 01 September 2010
... at the Cowles Commission. Nevertheless, he remains understudied by historians. This article uncovers the salient characteristics of his scientific vision in the forties and fifties, at the apex of his influence on the profession: his definition of economics as the science of rational choice; his emphasis...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 245–276.
Published: 01 December 1996
... for the College of the Commission, the body of twenty commissioners, and for the services of the commis- sion, the administration. While the College of the Commission is a collegiate body, each mem- ber has a special responsibility for some part of the institution’s work and for the services...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (1): 114–118.
Published: 01 March 1974
... to major questions about Andrew’s career and insight into Andrew’s views on economic affairs. Among other activities, Andrew’s public life encompassed positions as special assistant to the National Monetary Commission, assistant secretary of the Treasury, and Director of the Mint...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 1990
... Commission. In chapter 1 the development of econometric meth- ods prior to the Cowles Commission is surveyed, starting with Henry L. Moore and the American tradition (Halbrook and Elmer Working, Sewall Wright, and Henry Schultz) and supplemented with a few pages referring to the contempo- rary...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (3): 436–470.
Published: 01 September 1981
... , C.N. Public Service Commissions in India: A Study . Delhi, 1966 . Brecher , Michael. Nehru: A Political Biography . London, 1959 . Chaturvedi , Mrigendra. “Commitment in Civil Service”. Indian Journal of Public Administration (I.J.P.A.) 17 , no. 1 ( Jan.-March 1971...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (Supplement): 260–292.
Published: 01 December 1998
... Commission. 1932–52. In Economic Theory and Measurement: A Twenty Year Research Report, 1932–1952 . Chicago: Cowles Commission. Christ , Carl 1994 . The Cowles Commission's Contributions to Econometrics at Chicago, 1939–1955. Journal of Economic Literature 32 : 30 -59. Cohen , Joshua...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 1–4.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Mary S. Morgan Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 References Christ C. F. 1952 . A History of the Cowles Commission, 1932–1952 . In Economic Theory and Measurement. Cowles Commission for Research in Economics . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . De Marchi...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (3): 564–566.
Published: 01 September 2003
...: Cambridge University Press. Simon, Herbert. 1953 . Causal Ordering and Identifiability. In Studies in Econometric Method ,edited by William C. Hood and Tjalling C. Koopmans, 49 -74. Cowles Commission Monograph no. 14. New York:Wiley. 564 Book Reviews uncertainty. Likewise, Geoff Hodgson does...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 292–313.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Review 90.2 : 1 -16. Sussman Commission. 1975 . Report of the Commission for the Examination of Wage Indexation (Hebrew). Jerusalem, July. Willett, T., S. Katz, and W. Branson. 1970 . Exchange Rate Systems, Interest Rates, and Capital Flows . Princeton Essays in International Finance...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 209–235.
Published: 01 December 1999
..., 14 October. Tariff Commission Report , 2 : 2355 -57. House of Representatives. 1884. Ex. Doc. no. 111, 48:IJ. Hawkins , Rush C. 1891 . Report on the Fine Arts. In Reports of the United States Commissioners to the Universal Exposition of 1889 at Paris , vol. 2. Washington, D.C.: Government...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 12–30.
Published: 01 December 1996
... . Journal of Economic Literature 29 ( December ): 2076–104. Epstein , R. J. 1987 . A History of Econometrics . Amsterdam: North Holland. Hansen , W. Lee . 1991 . The Education and Training of Economics Doctorates: Major Findings of the American Economic Association's Commission...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 405–421.
Published: 01 December 1996
... Economic Association Poverty,” 235 (AEA), 385; Bowen’s report for, Association of South East Asian 16- 17; Commission on Graduate Nations (ASEAN), 109 Education in Economics, 26-29; Atkinson, Tony, 58 during 1970s, 21,24; journal of, 77; Austerity programs, 329-30 Lipsey...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (Suppl_1): 71–94.
Published: 01 December 2000
...): 190 . Dantzig, G. 1951 . Maximization of a Linear Function of Variables Subject to Inequalities. In Activity Analysis of Production and Allocation , edited by Koopmans. New York:Wiley. Domar, E. 1947 . Cowles Commission Discussion Meeting, Minutes: 105, 12 In Simon Papers, Atomic Energy...