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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 31–58.
Published: 01 December 2020
.... Throughout the 1930s, the Society for the Promotion of Engineering Education, faculty, and engineering professionals analyzed the relevance of economics to their work and the best ways to help students appreciate its importance. The Depression attached urgency to such discussions, as popular commentary...
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History of Political Economy 10875016.
Published: 17 August 2023
... a collaboration with Leonard Read that helped lay the groundwork for the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE), the first postwar libertarian think tank. Hazlitt and FEE embarked on a reciprocal relationship during the organization's early years: FEE raised Hazlitt's profile by publicizing and disseminating his...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (Supplement): 134–150.
Published: 01 December 1998
... of the Great Medievalists of the Twentieth Century . New York: Morrow. Cowles Commission 1952 . Economic Theory and Measurement . Chicago: Cowles Commission for Research in Economics. Dzuback , M. A 1991 . Robert M. Hutchins: Portrait of an Educator . Chicago: University of Chicago Press...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (4): 611–653.
Published: 01 November 2003
.... Journal of Political Economy 25 (January): 1 -13. ____, ed. 1919a . Current Economic Problems . Rev. ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. ____. 1919b . The Institutional Approach to Economic Theory. American Economic Review 9 (supplement): 309 -18. ____. 1923 . Education—Ritual...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 12–30.
Published: 01 December 1996
...William J. Barber Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 References Bowen , Howard R. 1953 . Graduate Education in Economics. American Economic Review 43 , suppl: Part 2 ( September ): xv, 223. Doctoral Dissertations in Economics: Eighty-Eighth Annual List. 1991...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (Suppl_1): 257–288.
Published: 01 December 2000
...: MIT Press. Arndt, H. W. 1987 . Economic Development—The History of an Idea . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Arrow, Kenneth. 1993 . Excellence and Equity in Higher Education. Education Economics 1.1 : 5 -12. Barr, Nicholas. 1993 . Alternative Funding Resources for Higher...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (4): 761–762.
Published: 01 November 2004
... Press. Winston, Gordon C. 1999 . Subsidies, Hierarchy, and Peers: The Awkward Economics of Higher Education. Journal of Economic Perspectives 13.1 : 13 -36. Book Reviews The Economic Institutions of Higher Education. By J. Patrick Raines and Charles G. Leathers. Cheltenham, U.K...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 234–260.
Published: 01 December 2010
... economics. While many economists straddled both worlds, Harvard economic historian Alexander Gerschenkron occupied pride of place by virtue of his ideas, his reputation, and his students. Born in Odessa but with his economic education in Vienna, Gerschenkron brought to both enterprises a capacious and wide...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 879–909.
Published: 01 October 2022
... on monetary issues, the nature of economic policy, and economic education, especially for women. 11. The fact that Braun mentioned the issue of natural resources is probably linked to her own interest in such resources, which emerged later in her life, when she was living and working in the United States...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (2): 317–351.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Matthias Störring Abstract Given the growing call for the restoration of the place of entrepreneurship in economic theory, familiarity with the works of Gustav Schmoller would be a great asset for a better understanding of the nature of the enterprise and the role of entrepreneurs. This article...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (3): 587–595.
Published: 01 September 2018
... economics education syllabi examinations References Ackoff Russell L. 1989 . “ From Data to Wisdom .” Journal of Applied Systems Analysis 16 ( 1989 ): 3 – 9 . Mitchell Wesley Clair . 1967/1969 . Types of Economic Theory , 2 vols. edited by Dorfman Joseph . New York...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 81–108.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Pedro Garcia Duarte The immediate postwar period witnessed not only a considerable expansion of economics graduate education in the United States but also its reformulation. Graduate education at MIT became more technical, with shorter theses on narrowly defined problems. This occurred as economics...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (3): 579–585.
Published: 01 September 2018
... economics education history of recent economics This work has been conducted as part of the project Labex MME-DII (ANR11-LBX-0023-01). References Augello Massimo M. Guidi Marco E. L. , eds. 2012 . The Economic Reader: Textbooks, Manuals and the Dissemination of the Economic...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (4): 537–574.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Laura Holden; Jeff Biddle Prior to 1958, “human capital” was little more than a suggestive phrase in economics and played no role in discussions of education policy. Within five years, there was an active theoretical and empirical human capital research program in economics. Over the same period...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 127–157.
Published: 01 December 2017
... application of these methods as a “credibility revolution” in econometrics that has finally provided persuasive answers to a diverse set of questions. Particularly influential in the applied areas of labor, education, public, and health economics, the methods shape the knowledge produced by economists...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (S1): 27–52.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Paul Burnett In the early 1960s, the agricultural economist Theodore W. Schultz issued a critical assessment of the prevailing tenets of development economics in Transforming Traditional Agriculture. Aimed at educated bureaucrats rather than academic economists, he proposed no new development...
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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...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 229–259.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Juan Carvajalino In this article, Edwin B. Wilson’s influence on the rise of mathematical economics in America between the 1920s and 1940s is explored. The focus is laid on showing how, based on his foundational ideas about science, Wilson worked at the organizational and educational fronts...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 315–342.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., Education, and Welfare. This growing influence of economists sheds light on the emerging economic analyses of social phenomena, such as human capital theory, health economics, and the economic analysis of crime, which appeared as valuable tools for public policy. We also study the reaction of other social...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 114–136.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and magazines, and articles and books. He had the opportunity to influence UK economic policy directly during the Second World War. After the war he exerted a strong influence on government policy toward the arts and higher education. The irony is that he is also known for his apparent claim in his best-known...