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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 10–39.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Press. Weber, Max. [1904-5] 1958 . The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism .New York: Scribners. ____. [1927] 1995 . General Economic History . New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction. The Limits of Economic Expertise: Prophets, Engineers, and the State in the History of Development...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 220–253.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Gil Eyal; Moran Levy This essay argues that the term public intellectual is too narrow for historical research about the public influence of economists and economic expertise. We propose, instead, the concept of public interventions to inform a more comprehensive approach that broadens...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (3): 507–527.
Published: 01 June 2022
.... The article concludes with some reflections on how Tinbergen learned from his experiences in Turkey. edekker@mercatus.gmu.edu Copyright 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 planning State Planning Organization Turkey economic expertise Jan Tinbergen international economic order Jan...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (4): 619–653.
Published: 01 August 2022
... displayed the most vehement opposition to the bill during the congressional hearings did not rely on the trade-off argument. Instead, they offered general, nontechnical arguments against government interventionism, stressing the limits of economic expertise. Many argued that the bill would expand the role...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 109–141.
Published: 01 March 2009
... faith in social science, statism, and their own disinter- ested expertise as reliable guides to the social good, the men and women of the AALL provide us with a useful proxy for progressive economics. Second, the term “progressive” was not, a century ago, a synonym for “on the left politically...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 315–345.
Published: 01 June 2017
... such a monetary estimate was most likely to be produced. That strategy cut across social and epistemic commitments of different segments of the economics discipline, raising questions about the different meanings of expertise, and the role of economists in the legal, business, and public domain. This paper aims...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 114–136.
Published: 01 December 2013
... book, An Essay on the Nature and Significance of Economic Science , that academic economists should not indulge in such activity. The present essay describes how he fulfilled what he saw as his duty to use his expertise to enlighten nonexperts, especially once he became professor of economics...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 473–497.
Published: 01 June 2020
... important tensions in postcolonial expertise. They also help recover earlier framings of inequality, which centered on midcentury concerns about “levels of living” and economic power, rather than the simple distribution of income. Correspondence may be addressed to Poornima Paidipaty: p.paidipaty...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 127–157.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Matthew T. Panhans; John D. Singleton While historians of economics have noted the transition toward empirical work in economics since the 1970s, less understood is the shift toward “quasi-experimental” methods in applied microeconomics. Joshua D. Angrist and Jörn-Steffen Pischke trumpet the wide...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 168–188.
Published: 01 December 2008
... on these and other projects, gave profusely from his own income to support these causes, and wrote far more on Christian subjects than on economics. Yet, in a time when political economy and religion mixed rather easily, Thornton's Paper Credit appears to be not a work in moral philosophy or Smithian political...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (S1): 1–17.
Published: 01 December 2023
... is that economics is featured in news when it is aligned with preexisting journalism practices. Third, journalists acknowledge the existence of domains of expertise but do not feel accountable to them. Ideas that economists may think of as their own are appropriated, repurposed, reinterpreted, and then again...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 283–285.
Published: 01 December 2022
.... She works on the history of discrimination and wages and on the relationship between economic expertise, policy, and quantification. Jennifer Cohen is an associate professor in the Department of Global and Intercultural Studies at Miami University in Ohio and holds a joint appointment...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (4): 785–799.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Daniel Nientiedt Abstract Walter Eucken (1891–1950), the founder of German ordoliberalism, is best known for his work on economic policy. According to the orthodox view, giving policy advice involves not only technical expertise but also judgments of value. Against this background, the present...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 279–311.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Philip Mirowski; Edward Nik-Khah We explore recent arguments that economists may not serve to enlighten their publics so much as foster surplus confusion and doubt concerning controversies in their areas of expertise, particularly with regard to the recent worldwide economic crisis. After...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 49–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
... for the economic expertise they were retailing. In the broadest sense, two clients were available circa 1890, business and government.2 Corporations did not begin hiring social scientific experts until roughly the beginning of the First World War. Prospects in government were bet- ter, but only...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 1–14.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . Basingstoke, U.K. : Palgrave Macmillan . Bardhan Pranab Udry Christopher , eds. 2000 . Empirical Microeconomics. Vol. 2 of Readings in Development Microeconomics . Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press . Boettke Peter Horwitz Steven . 2005 . “ The Limits of Economic Expertise: Prophets...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 165–176.
Published: 01 June 2017
... expertise- for-hire. Third, accounts detail the economic thought of businesspersons and examine meaningful interactions between them and economists. For 2. There has been a good deal written on Barnard and Simon. See, for example, Peters and Waterman (1982). 168  History of Political Economy 49...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 294–304.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and regional economic projects worldwide. Perhaps the height of condence in this design mode was the 1960s, a period of utopian dreams to change economic worlds alongside a belief in economic expertise to achieve those changes: economic design-engineer- ing was embedded in theory and in practice. It is one...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (3): 341–364.
Published: 01 September 1981
... the categories of personnel, functions, and posts may be conceptually distinct, they are not necessarily so in practice. Qualified ‘economists’ may be appointed or promoted into general administra- tive or executive posts which call for little or no economic expertise...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
...: moiseskopper@gmail.com . Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 technopolitics middle class policymaking economic expertise Brazil This article builds on an earlier paper presented at the 2017 conference “Measuring Matters,” organized by Pedro Ramos Pinto and Poornima Paidipaty...