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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 307–331.
Published: 01 June 2014
... and liberty, economic efficiency, commercial interests, corruptive effects on individual and public morality, and political necessity. Distribution of limited resources is discussed in terms of a zero-sum game. In one of the key moments of the treatise, Guicciardini denies that preferences toward the best...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 231–252.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of expropriation, however, Indonesia took few real strides toward socialism. The Soviet author M. A. Andreev posited that Indone- sia s failings were due to inadequacies in the public sector caused by reac- tionary forces sabotage. It was no secret that Indonesia s government was beset by waste and corruption...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 March 1982
... such as ‘political money, ’ ‘corrupt money, ’ ‘matters monetary ,’ ‘monied inter- ests,’ ‘money mobility,’ and ‘the public fund’ which are sometimes used inter- changeably with money, but which are clearly not the meaning of money ini- tially conveyed. In places, he flirts with the Marxist concept...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (4): 523–550.
Published: 01 November 1985
... of foreign trade in order to avoid the “‘luxury. effeminacy. and corruptions’” that come with it. Interestingly enough, even John Taylor, who will herein be juxtaposed with Jefferson and placed within the branch of republican political economy which is grounded in agrarian classicism, shared a view...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 1000–1002.
Published: 01 October 2022
... of resources governed by planners, gradually increasing the market share of output as the economy expanded. Barry Naughton has called this “growing out of the plan.” Weber calls it “growing into the market.” The dual system of pricing was ingenious, but it did invite corrupt diversion of inputs and outputs...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 1990
... particular pains have been taken to render him otherwise, he is equally incapable of defending his country in war. The uniformity of his stationary life naturally corrupts the courage of his mind, and makes him regard with abhorrence the irregular, uncertain, and adventurous life...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (3): 455–460.
Published: 01 September 1985
... to ‘Old Corruption’ in both its landed and financial forms was capable of uniting middle-class and working-class radicals to some degree. Cobden, one of Hobson’s great heroes, tirelessly emphasised the evils of land monopoly and government extravagance, and clearly saw “the bankers and money...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 241–262.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... Agarwala, Amar, and Sampat Singh, eds. 1971 . The Economics of Underdevelopment . Oxford: Oxford University Press. Alesina, Alberto, and David Dollar. 2000 . Who Gives Foreign Aid to Whom and Why? Journal of Economic Growth 5.1 : 33 –63. Alesina, Alberto, and Beatrice Weder. 2002 . Do Corrupt...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (2): 397–400.
Published: 01 June 1989
.... 130). While the “flesh” might indeed be the way of and word for all human evil, the “body” was not “the temple” or physical embodiment thereof. By confusing Paul’s “body” and “flesh,” and substituting the latter for the former, the body becomes the corrupt and corrupting, rather than that which...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 505–522.
Published: 01 September 2013
.... . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Clark Henry C. 1992 . “ Conversation and Moderate Virtue in Adam Smith’s Theory of Moral Sentiments .” Review of Politics 54 : 185 – 210 . Hanley Ryan P. 2008 . “ Commerce and Corruption: Rousseau’s Diagnosis and Adam Smith’s Cure .” European...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (S1): 227–254.
Published: 01 December 2023
... as a cultural dispositive that promotes market solutions to public problems and the subsidiary role of the state. The legitimacy of the Chilean model had been eroding over the past decade due its unequal outcomes: corruption scandals involving the business class, political parties, state institutions...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (3): 441–444.
Published: 01 September 1982
... appearance, men were motivated by need and convenience; now they are driven by the most corrupt of human motives: the desire for more than one needs.” The “corruption” of this particular motive is added by Tully, since it does not appear in the passage from Locke to which he refers. In fact...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (2): 263–292.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Balbir S. Sihag Correspondence may be addressed to Balbir S. Sihag, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA 01854; e-mail: balbir_sihag@uml.edu . Duke University Press 2007 Acemoglu, Daron, and Thierry Verdier. 2000 . The Choice between Market Failures and Corruption. American...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 49–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
... million beneficiaries by 1900, supported a vast rent-seek- ing industry of attorneys and examining physicians, and was widely regarded as politically corrupt, inefficient, and unfair.3 The Interstate Commerce Commission (1887), formed to regulate the railroad industry, and the US Bureau of Labor...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (2): 256–272.
Published: 01 June 1977
... corruption and better able to take the quick decisive action needed to repel an enemy attack. Parts of the argument involve a comparison between alternative decision-making processes and therefore antici- pate some of the modern concerns in the area of public-choice economics. First, let...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 157–184.
Published: 01 December 1999
... was good and what was bad art but that of personal enjoyment” (60). When the true function of art as communi- cation was lost, what was left was a collection of consumption goods masquerading as art. One “consequence of this absence of true art showed itself, inevitably, in the corruption of that class...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (4): 820–821.
Published: 01 November 2002
... of classical republicans (Montesquieu, Mably, and Voltaire, but Rousseau as well), they believed in the possibility of creating a commercial republican society, in a large state, out of the material of a corrupted monarchy. The third part of the book (chap- ters 6 to 9) focuses on Say’s thoughts, from...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 412–414.
Published: 01 June 2000
... are prone to corruption as evidenced by the deception associated with wealth getting, the dehumanization of work, and the rise of religious fanaticism. In reality, ordi- nary life cannot be left to get on without philosophical intervention. Moral educa- tion...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (2): 213–232.
Published: 01 June 1978
..., with a difficult economic situation and appalling social condi- tions exacerbated by the prevailing excesses of laissez-faire and the incompetent and corrupt bureaucracy. The Latvian immigrants estab- lished their first colony, Rio Novo in Santa Catharina,’ but shortly thereafter they either went...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (4): 463–477.
Published: 01 November 1974
..., and the report of a commissioner, or general officer upon the Neverthe- less, “unqualified corrupt or negligent officers” might‘ properly be dis- missed. In relation to pay, the main point that he mentioned was the need to make salaries high enough to discourage corruption.32 He acknowledged, but did...