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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (5): 831–867.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Sebastian Edwards Abstract This article investigates how Milton Friedman's views on exchange rates in emerging nations evolved through time. Early on he supported flexible exchange rates for most less developed countries. He endorsed several forms of flexibility, including auctions...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 264–291.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Michele Alacevich After World War II, a new disciplinary field called “development economics” emerged, as economists began to shape specific theories in order to address the practical problems they were facing in less developed countries. Theory arose out of practice, in the sense that the shaping...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 97–113.
Published: 01 December 2018
... in development economics at the London School of Economics. In addition, Bauer coauthored the first British textbook in development economics, The Economics of Under-developed Countries (1957), with Basil Yamey. This early history of development economics in Britain has therefore a very different provenance from...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 133–151.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Nils Gilman Modernization theory was among the most influential historical and policy paradigms to emerge in the United States during the 1950s, but fell into steep academic disrepute from the 1970s forward. Despite this loss of intellectual credibility, however, it has for fifty years continued...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 15–44.
Published: 01 December 2014
... for greater rel- evance that was spreading throughout the profession. Emerging from econ- omists’ promises to focus on a few basic economics principles and their various applications to real-world issues, “issue-oriented” introductory courses were implemented throughout the country (Fleury 2012). At MIT...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 62–87.
Published: 01 December 2008
... countries in the second half of the nineteenth 2. Although there is an extensive literature on the emergence and subsequent evolution of the church’s social doctrines, not to mention the numerous studies on the emergence of Christian Democracy, corporatism, and other particular themes related...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 231–252.
Published: 01 December 2019
...- tions in developing countries. Instead, third-world governments could only be understood via traditional Marxist class analysis. Because the emergence of the state . . . tends to run ahead of the formation of an ade- quate economic basis and structure, Brutents posited, state institutions 248 Chris...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (3): 533–552.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., is considerably less than in either of these two countries. The United States, in short, has (in per capita terms) a muchgreater income, a smaller debt, and con- siderably lower taxes than any of the great nations. In the light of these facts there are those who continue to affirm that if in this emergency...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (S1): 227–254.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Tomás Undurraga; Manuel Gárate Abstract This article examines the debates surrounding Chile's economic model after the 2019 social uprising. It does so by studying how the leading columnists in the Chilean print media discussed the country's economic model between 2019 and 2021. The social uprising...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 March 2000
... to undergird world trade at a level not experienced before the system’s emergence or for many decades, after its demise. Special, yes, but tranquil, no. In Silver and Gold, Steven Reti documents the political battles occurring through- out the first half...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (1): 113–136.
Published: 01 March 2017
...://archive.org/details/principleessayon00maltrich . ———. (1814) 1986a . Observations on the Effects of the Corn Laws, and of a Rise or Fall in the Price of Corn on the Agriculture and General Wealth of the Country . In The Works of Thomas Robert Malthus , edited by Wrigley Edward A. Souden David...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 10–39.
Published: 01 December 2005
... is further handicapped by misguided economic policies and by private and public predation. The intricate social cooperation that emerges when there is a sophisticated array of markets requires far better institutions and economic policies than most countries have. The most drastic change in modern...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 315–333.
Published: 01 December 2009
... the emergence of criticisms of cross-country growth regres- sions, I use Solow’s view of his model as an organizing framework. Solow ranks among the visible critics of how cross-country growth regressions have been used to make broad substantive claims. As early as 1994, only three years after...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (4): 715–753.
Published: 01 August 2023
... a country. Instead of a massive building (house), an order of “unshakable pillars” was advocated here, to quote the French state theorist Jean Bodin (Bodin 1986 : 203). This article was dedicated to a variant of the fourth extension, in a sense the central European variant. It emerged as described...
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History of Political Economy (1972) 4 (1): 252–263.
Published: 01 March 1972
... economic emergency measures that a revolu- tionary-democratic government should take, Lenin stated in The Ismpending Catastrophe and How to Comblat It” (written at the end of September 1917). Lenin advocated the creation of a single government bank not merely as a means of assuring...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 357–363.
Published: 01 December 1996
..., for example, as the role of economists in governmental policymaking, the training of young economists, and even liberation theology. A few conclusions emerge, both from the papers and the discussions. Internationalization of economics predates 1945. Jacques Polak pointed out that the League...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
.../96820_A+CLASSE+C+VAI+AO+PARAISO/ . Katz Michael . 2013 . The Undeserving Poor: America’s Enduring Confrontation with Poverty . New York : Oxford University Press . Kharas Homi . 2011 . “ The Emerging Middle Class in Developing Countries .” OECD Development Centre Working Papers...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (S1): 27–52.
Published: 01 December 2021
... which the United States was itself still emerging. He argued that the claim of zero marginal productivity of labor in agriculture began to have consequences as it was applied to policy in developing countries. Despite the fact that in many low-income coun- tries agriculture was the largest economic...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 3–11.
Published: 01 December 1996
... country to country. Given the United States’ predominant influence on the expansion and internationalization of economics during the past half century, the vol- ume begins with William Barber’s synoptic survey of changes in the content and scale of postgraduate economic education...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (4): 597–607.
Published: 01 November 1978
... it in different words, that the time was ripe for its emergence. According to Meek there were three basic reasons for this: the rapidity of contemporary economic development; the differences which might be observed in this field between developed and under- developed countries (or countries...