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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 185–205.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... Mills suspected the employer in this camp to be colluding with an employ- ment agency in Fresno. The men were charged a fee by the agency and a fee for transportation to the camp. The employer received part of these 7. There is a suggestion that both Mills and Brissenden contracted malaria...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 523–548.
Published: 01 September 2013
... with other forms of land use, employing calculations that are in line with modern capital and investment theory. The emergence of this type of natural resource economic reasoning was stimulated by the extensive institutional and political changes in England in the latter part of the seventeenth century. Only...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 449–479.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., showing how its context of discovery conditioned its form, the concepts Arrow used and the way he defined them, and the modeling strategy he employed. We first show that Arrow's work on scale economies was part of a research project carried out with Hollis Chenery on technology and resource allocation...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (1): 113–136.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Neri Salvadori; Rodolfo Signorino We reconstruct the arguments employed by Malthus in the second edition of An Essay on the Principle of Population (1803) concerning the superiority of a balanced growth pattern, and we show their theoretical consistency with Malthus's food self-sufficiency policy...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 471–512.
Published: 01 September 2011
... consensus. We analyze the main tactics he employed in attempting to gain control of the reception of his theory and consider why they failed. Correspondence may be addressed to Nahid Aslanbeigui, Department of Economics, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ 07764 (e-mail: naslanbe@monmouth.edu...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 243–264.
Published: 01 December 2008
... instead of one has always posed difficulties for those seeking integrity between the ethical and the economical. For two groups of antebellum Protestants—the “clerical economists” and the “pastoral moralists”—this is where faculty psychology came in. Employing the tripartite scheme of conscience, self...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 537–551.
Published: 01 September 2011
... disputes between workers' trade unions and employers within a specific country. Marshall's successor as Cambridge professor of political economy, A. C. Pigou, elaborated this suggestion. With express reference to Marshall, and mentioning the assistance of J. M. Keynes, Pigou used the offer-curve approach...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 415–442.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., able-bodied or otherwise, having neither visible or assignable property, nor honest and sufficient means of livelihood, and detaining and employing them till some reasonable person will engage for a certain time to find them employment, and upon their quitting it, either to resurrender...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 373–401.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., distinguish the core of the Filangerian proposal: the happiness of the nation needs an equitable distribution of wealth; the definition of the perfect model of justice is founded on an original utilitarian analysis which employs elements which anticipate the marginalism of the next century; to increase both...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (4): 753–777.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Roy H. Grieve In a recent paper Terry Peach argues that Adam Smith found no reason to limit application of the labor-embodied theory of value to the early and rude state of society. According to Peach, Smith—having found a problem in employing the labor-commanded measure of value in the case...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (3): 387–400.
Published: 01 September 1987
..., in proportion as a greater share of it is employed in agri- culture, the greater will be the quantity of productive labour which it puts in motion within the country; as will likewise be the value which its employment adds to the annual produce of the land and labour of the society. After...
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History of Political Economy (1969) 1 (2): 306–335.
Published: 01 June 1969
... with loss to the producer, it is for any other reason than because too great a proportion is given to the labourers employed. Increase their number, and the evil is remedied. Let the employer consume more himself, and there will be no diminution of demand...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (1): 105–135.
Published: 01 March 1971
...: If, by improved machinery, with the employment of the same quantity of labour, the quantity of stockings could be quadrupled, and the demand for stockings were only doubled, some labourers would necessarily be discharged from the stock- ing trade; but as the capilhl which employed them...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (2): 238–264.
Published: 01 June 1971
... than through the absorption into the labor force of unemployed workers.6 The immediate concern of policy was thus not with employment. It was, rather, with the maximization of the national income derived from a given fully employed labor force. At this point it will be re- called...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (4): 691–702.
Published: 01 November 1996
.... Giuliana Campanelli In the 1817 edition of the Principles, discussing those alterations to the theory of value generated by the employment of fixed capital, David Ricardo arrived at the very surprising conclusion that “all commodities in the production of which fixed capital enters not only do...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (1): 76–91.
Published: 01 March 1974
.... EagZy 0 Profile of Economists 81 Table 2. Relationship between convention participant’s school of Ph.D. and school of current employment, 1959-69.” A.C.E. ranking of universities at which convention participants were employed...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (3): 548–579.
Published: 01 September 1981
... o 1981 by Duke University Press Israel: economists in a new state Eph ra im K 1e im a n I. Historical Survey, or How Economists Came to be Employed in the Israel Government 1. Economists in the public sector before 1948 Government economists are a fairly...
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History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (4): 494–514.
Published: 01 November 1976
... side of the flow diagram. Note also, however, that while the National Commodity is repro- duced and augmented exclusively by productive labor, the converse is not true since not all productive labor is employed to renew or augment the National Commodity. Thus, productive labor...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (3): 351–357.
Published: 01 September 1987
....* The methodological aspects of operationally meaningful theorems have received much attenti~n,~as have the methods for deriving such theo- rembut nothing has been said about Samuelson’s priority regarding these methods. This article shows that F. Y. Edgeworth had, by 1909, employed...
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History of Political Economy (1972) 4 (1): 113–126.
Published: 01 March 1972
... From (14) and (15) : Now, v*zvcalled et, is simply the fraction of the allocated labor in sector 2 actually employed; 1- et is the rate of unemployment. Of course, in sector 1, by assumption full employment prevails. Let us return briefly to equation (10). Dividing through by Ht...