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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (3): 425–481.
Published: 01 September 2018
... meanings of a given lexical world the Alceste method analyzes interpretable segments of text, called “context units.” Correspondence may be addressed to Beatrice Cherrier at beatrice.cherrier@u-cergy.fr Aurélien Saïdi at aurelien.saidi@parisnanterre.fr . Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 1–19.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of economists, that is, the encounters between economists and their publics. In the volume we constrain ourselves to the long twentieth century in the United States and the United Kingdom, fenced at one end by the Progressive Era and Fabianism and the ongoing economic crisis at the other. Economists...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (4): 709–733.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., loosely organized and widely spread across the United States, the machine tax movement evolved from conversations among friends and letters to the editor in local newspapers to policy proposals at the federal level. The grassroots effort ultimately failed. In the context of the rise of Keynesian analysis...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (2): 329–359.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., but emerges most clearly in the 1976 book. There, Scitovsky presents in an economic context the essential elements of Fromm’s psychosocial critique of the United States, a Puritan-type culture that encourages moneymaking but not the cultivation of leisure; a mass-production economy that provides comfort...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 373–414.
Published: 01 September 2013
... to the traditional picture. According to the classical view, measuring an object consists of assessing the numerical ratio between the object and some other object taken as a unit. In particular, we show that Jevons, Menger, and Walras understood measurement in the classical sense and applied this understanding...
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History of Political Economy 139–174.
Published: 26 August 2021
...Laetitia Lenel The article investigates the methods and conceptions of statistical inference used in business forecasting in the United States and in Europe in the 1920s. After presenting the methods and arguments used by the members of the Harvard Committee on Economic Research in the first years...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (3): 357–386.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Norikazu Takami This essay identifies A. C. Pigou’s welfare economics as an attempt to bring order to the political debate in the context of the emergence of a more inclusive democracy in the United Kingdom associated in particular with the success of the Labour Party in the 1906 general election...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (1): 1–37.
Published: 01 March 1993
.... , and A. Schwartz. 1963 . A Monetary History of the United States, 1867–1960. New York: Princeton University Press. Friedman , M. , and A. Schwartz. 1982 . Monetary Trends in the United States and United Kingdom. Chicago: Chicago University Press. Gregory , T. E. 1926 . The First Year...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (2): 229–247.
Published: 01 June 1983
... to the point where the expected per-unit price is equal to the expected average variable cost. There is no implicit confusion of marginal and average cost. Dickson How did Keynes conceive of motivation? 237 The second passage quoted by Patinkin in this context reads thus: Above all...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 162–163.
Published: 01 March 2000
...A. W. Coats Duke University Press 2000 By R. D. Collison Black. Aldershot, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar , 1995 . 261 pp . BR.Hope32.1.bookreviews 5/4/00 1:45 PM Page 162 162 Book Reviews Economic Theory and Policy in Context...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 609–619.
Published: 01 June 2020
... possesses a degree of freedom, and because thought shapes contexts too. An account of the dynamics of inequality talk in society must there- fore recognize the aspects that are unique to a speci c context and those that unite contexts. What social or political circumstances are needed for a concern...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (1): 167–170.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Crossings (Rodgers 1998), which links many New Deal reforms to a transatlantic network of students of social policy, Masters of the Universe documents the formation of an extensive transatlantic network, argu- ing that interactions between neoliberal thinkers in Britain and the United States were...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 March 2014
... philosophy, challenged the view of individuals as calculating machines and made their behavior dependent on habits, expectations, and the institutional context is the subject of Véro- nique Dutraive’s chapter. “Substantive rationality” is discredited and the lonely indi- vidual is no longer the unit...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (1): 172–176.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Crossings (Rodgers 1998), which links many New Deal reforms to a transatlantic network of students of social policy, Masters of the Universe documents the formation of an extensive transatlantic network, argu- ing that interactions between neoliberal thinkers in Britain and the United States were...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 537–551.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the compensation for labor. Such an amendment would give quite a different choice-theoreti- cal context that could appear to be choice-theoretically more consistent than the labor-and-money approach of the early Marshallian school. The most remarkable aspect of Pigou [1906] 1999 is maybe not its appendix...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (2): 253–262.
Published: 01 June 2007
... coined into units of a specifi c value (Turgot [1769] 1977, 136). Money as currency was quickly distinguished from money of account, or the denomination and specifi cation of currency units. In “Value and Money” (Turgot [1769] 1977, 136), it is defi ned as an abstract notion, a unit by which...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (3): 553–555.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Daniel M. Hausman References Friedman Milton . 1953 . “ The Methodology of Positive Economics .” In Essays in Positive Economics , 3 – 43 . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Friedman Milton Schwartz Anna . 1963 . A Monetary History of the United States, 1867...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (1): 13–39.
Published: 01 March 1991
...- zialen Institutionen dazu finden, dann brauchen wiir sie . . . nicht zu furchten . . . wie kindische Angst es verlangte. -GUSTAV SCHMOLLER(Grundriss, 100) I. Money in a Historical Context Schmoller’s statement...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 406–408.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Development: Long Cycles and Industrial Growth in Historical Context. By Vincent Barnett. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1998; Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1998. xiv; 251 pp. $79.95/£50. In the West, Nikolai Dmitrievich Kondratiev (1892–1938) is perhaps the best...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 723–736.
Published: 01 November 1989
... raised the natural rate of unemployment in the United States. Section 1.4 reviewed Smith and Ricardo’s view of the nonequivalence of tax and bond financing. The remainder of this paper is devoted to the relevance of that view in today’s context. Ricardo’s hypothesis of non- equivalence...