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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 March 1983
... with an interest in growth models of the classical type. Vanderbilt University ANDREAMANESCHI AND WILLIAM0. THWEATT Mercantilism as a rent-seeking society: economic regulation in historical per- spective. By Robert B. Ekelund, Jr., and Robert D. Tollison. College Station, Texas: Texas A & M...
History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 187–212.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of such regulations. In the process, its efforts became linked with the legacy of systems analysis, leading to legal requirements for cost-benefit analysis of regulation and the expansion of executive-branch offices oriented toward economics—changes that opened doors to the future exchange of ideas between academe...
History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (2): 214–233.
Published: 01 June 1980
... and the Interstate Commerce Commission One of the most interesting aspects of Hadley’s work was the na- ture of his participation in the debate over one of the most significant and far-reaching economic policy events of his day, the institution of federal regulation of the railroads. Railroad problems...
History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (4): 765–766.
Published: 01 November 1991
... , and Ronald Woods 1990 . Milton Friedman: Critical Assessment , 4 vols. London: Routledge. Economic Law and Economic Growth: Antitrust, Regulation, and the American Growth System. By George E. Garvey and Gerald J. Garvey. New York, West- port, and London: Greenwood Press, 1990. xv, 168 pp...
History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Kenneth Button This article is concerned with the foresights that Alfred Kahn had when he led the deregulation of the US passenger airline industry, and in particular with the role the ideas in his Economics of Regulation played in his actions. Kahn was a reluctant deregulator of the US interstate...
History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (1): 31–58.
Published: 01 March 2017
... of ‘Market Freedom’ in the History and Contemporary Practice of US Antitrust Law and Economics” (grant no. INO1200015/033) is gratefully acknowledged. Copyright 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 reproduction cost railways economics Lochner laissez-faire constitutionalism regulation...
History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 49–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Thomas C. Leonard During the long Progressive Era (1885–1918) progressive reformers transformed American government, American higher education, and American economics, all in the name of regulating a transformed economy. Economic progress, they argued successfully, required the creation...
History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 245–269.
Published: 01 December 2020
... for the sake of the rapid growth of the system. This engineering and economics nexus was a far cry from the prewar liberal order made of multiple small and loosely regulated competitors, and from contemporary forms of economic engineering, more narrowly focused on the informational properties of prices...
History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (3): 489–514.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., the hierarchical banking system manages and regulates economic life in the dynamic framework of an evolving capitalism. Correspondence may be addressed to Odile Lakomski-Laguerre, CRIISEA, Faculté d'Economie et de Gestion, Pôle universitaire cathédrale, 10 Placette Lafleur, BP 2716, 80000 Amiens, France; e...
History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 26–61.
Published: 01 December 2008
... for these writ- ers. Instead, they favored the creation of economic and political orga- nizations capable of regulating a chaotic social order, and in this per- spective new forms of religion were given a prominent place, speciﬁ cally formed to suit the industrial social order and based on philanthropy...
History of Political Economy (1988) 20 (3): 431–445.
Published: 01 September 1988
... of the corporation.’ Bell Journal of Economics 11 : 715 –720. Ekelund Jr. Robert B. , and Robert D. Tollison. 1981 . Mercantilism as a rent-seeking society: economic regulation in historical perspective . College Station, Texas. Field , Alexander James 1979 . ‘On the explanation of rues using...
History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (2): 255–262.
Published: 01 June 1984
... regulation.’ Bell Journal of Economics and Management Science 2 ( Sept. ): 3 -21. Stigler , George 1971b . ‘Smith's travels on the ship of state.’ History of Political Economy 3 : 265 -77. Tollison , Robert 1982 . ‘Rent seeking: a survey.’ Kyklos vol. 4 . Tollison , Robert...
History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (4): 743–763.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Jorge Morales Meoqui With the famous numerical example of chapter 7 of the Principles (1817) David Ricardo intended to illustrate first and foremost the new proposition that his labor theory of value does not regulate the price of international transactions when the factors of production...
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (3): 551–569.
Published: 01 June 2021
..., which became a priority goal of Joseph II’s reforms. Finally, Cameralism was the backbone of policies in finances, taxation, and trade regulations though more openminded toward rising economic ideas. Cameralism in the Habsburg Monarchy and Hungary Antal Szántay 1. Cameralism and Staatswissenschaften...
History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 505–522.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Craig Smith In his Life of Adam Smith , Dugald Stewart notes that Smith was “always disposed to ascribe to custom and fashion their full share in regulating the opinions of mankind with respect to beauty.” Indeed, Stewart refers to this as a “collateral” inquiry within The Theory of Moral...
History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (4): 655–678.
Published: 01 November 2003
... Theory of Economic Regulation. Journal of Law and Economics 19 : 211 -40. Sen, Amartya. 1987 . On Ethics and Economics . Oxford: Basil Blackwell. Stigler, George. 1971 . The Theory of Economic Regulation. Bell Journal of Economics and Management Science 2 : 3 -21. Walras, Léon. [1926...
History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (3): 415–433.
Published: 01 September 1987
... have tried to isolate theoretical prop- ositions that correspond to major themes in the history of economic thought at large. Adherents of the official policy of regulation were la- belled ‘mercantilists’ while the critics were called ‘reform mercantilists’ or even ‘liberal.’l The first...
History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (3): 606–609.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of the United States was designed to regulate the monetary system. “Congress,” she claims, “established the second Bank of the United States to provide a uniform cur- rency, intending thereby to bring economic chaos under controlfor the beneﬁt of the government and the people” (46). The fact is, however...
History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (4): 685–689.
Published: 01 November 1997
... standard of evaluation, and in the case of evaluating economic regulations, that standard is embodied in the concept of the natural price. This brings me to the connection I have made between the just price and the natural price. The thrust of Salter’s criticism here is that Smith’s...
History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 641–659.
Published: 01 November 1989
... l'opposition parlementaire, 1715–1774 . Paris: Librairie Armand Colin. Ekelund , Robert B. , and Robert D. Tollison. 1981 . Mercantilism as a rent-seeking society: economic regulation in historical perspective . College Station: Texas A&M University Press. Finley , M. I. 1980 . Ancient...