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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (1): 197–198.
Published: 01 March 1970
...A. J. Hagger Mr. Hagger is Reader in the Faculty of Commerce at the University of Tasmania. Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 An Error in the First Printings of Keynes’s General Theory A. J. Hagger ONPAGE...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (4): 651–655.
Published: 01 November 1985
...A. B. Lyall History of Politicd Economy 17.4 0 1985 by Duke University Press CCC 00 18-2702/85/$1 .SO An error in Marx’s Capital 11: fixed capital in kind A. B. Lyull...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (2): 265–285.
Published: 01 June 1985
... economics as a translation error: an essay on Keynes’ financial theory Edward Miller Owing to a simple translation error, much of Keynes’ monetary and finan- cial theory has been misunderstood. Keynes defined money in the British way to include all bank deposits, while his American...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 114–136.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Marcel Boumans This article provides a history of the treatment of observational errors where conditions cannot be controlled to reduce inaccuracies, more specific, a history of the discussion of errors in social statistics. The main focus is on Oskar Morgenstern’s atypical position...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 85–111.
Published: 01 December 2020
... theory, an epistemology of “application” that emphasized awareness to institutional details, trials and errors and experiments). By the 2000s, they had turned into economic engineers designing markets and other allocation mechanisms. These cross-disciplinary exchanges were mediated by Stanford’s own...
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History of Political Economy 207–226.
Published: 26 August 2021
... inference. At first sight, this seems very much in the line of Lorraine Daston and Peter Galison’s account of objectivity. They argue that in the twentieth century the awareness arose that mechanical-objective pictures still could contain errors that should be erased by trained judgement. Galton’s case...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 297–309.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of the principle was faulty. The error is analyzed here, along with his handling of differential equations in general, and the reactions to these aspects of his economic theory made by contemporaries, especially Marshall, Walras, and Edgeworth. These were often critical, though not over his misuse...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 258–282.
Published: 01 December 2011
... of econometricians under the Cowles Commission paradigm. The early econometricians driven by Ragnar Frisch, before World War II, devoted much of their time to identification issues and tried to deal with an economic approach to the unobservable phenomena. The analysis of the error was central...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (2): 223–244.
Published: 01 June 1985
... amount of ambiguity, one can call this a case in which prospective employers make errors. When errors are made, one would expect them to be corrected. Thus, if an employer erroneously ends an employment compact, one can expect him to offer it again when he recognizes his error. Or, if he...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (1): 115–120.
Published: 01 March 1982
... accusing me of fac- tual, textual, and judgmental errors. He does not challenge, and even cites favorably, my basic hypothesis that Thornton had an important antithetical impact on Ricardo’s thought. Nor does he challenge my in- terpretation of Ricardo’s role in the Bullion Committee...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 109–139.
Published: 01 December 2011
... probability theory “as we know it today” as not very helpful for resolving the problem of simultaneity. In Confluence Analysis Frisch (1934a) explained the problem geometri- cally as observations of three variables fulfilling the conditions (apart from random errors) of lying in two planes...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 271–295.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Unlike Say, Dunoyer accepted the Sismondian idea that entrepreneurial error could bring about serious economic crises. But while Sismondi saw in overproduction crises the proof that the economy of free competi- tion was dysfunctional, Dunoyer concluded that this kind of economy was naturally...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (3): 563–564.
Published: 01 September 1989
... by some errors of fact, several misprints, and phenomenally many inaccurate quotations. A few factual errors are: Maria Edgeworth wrote not the whole but only vol. II of the Memoirs of her father Richard Love11 Edgeworth (RLE) (p. 7); vol. I was by RLE himself. It was not RLE’s great-grandfather...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 226–249.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... The random component could be seen as a mixture of “error” and Frisch’s “impulses.” The word shock frequently encompassed them both. Macroeconometric modeling used the terminology of shocks more frequently, characterizing them as phenomena (thus inferred and not observed): phenomena that were...
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History of Political Economy (1969) 1 (2): 359–369.
Published: 01 June 1969
...) and Karl Marx (1818-1883) were both guilty, as shown below, of error, ambiguity, and perhaps even intellectual prostitution. This note is an exercise on the errors and ambiguities of flow/stock relations. I shall test the internal consistency and logical suflCiciency of Senior’s and Marx’s...
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History of Political Economy (1988) 20 (4): 615–625.
Published: 01 November 1988
... of academics.’ California Institute of Technology. Efron , Bradley 1981 . ‘Nonparametric estimates of standard error: the jackknife, the bootstrap and other methods.’ Biometrika 68 : 589 -99. Levy , David 1982 . ‘Rational choice and morality: economics and classical philosophy.’ History...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 June 1997
... to be held with certainty, are subject to errors, and such errors cause losses in ~utput.~More specifically, the “realist” has correct foresight and thus realizes his potential output, but both the “optimist” and the “pessimist” have imperfect foresight and thus obtain less output from...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (2): 299–312.
Published: 01 June 1989
... be “destroyed.” Senior’s minor adjustment in response to “Philopatris” Senior was later forced to acknowledge a minor error in these initial calculations of the effects of a decrease in working hours. In response to a criticism by “Philopatris” (1844), he admitted in the note attached...
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History of Political Economy 53–80.
Published: 26 August 2021
... error of a regression coefficient. Prior to World War II, however, even the most technically sophisticated empirical economic researchers were reluctant to make these measures an important part of their argument when using descriptive statistics calculated from sample data to make claims about the wider...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (3): 561–563.
Published: 01 September 1989
... Reviews 563 The book’s scholarly usefulness is seriously impaired by some errors of fact, several misprints, and phenomenally many inaccurate quotations. A few factual errors are: Maria Edgeworth wrote not the whole but only vol. II of the Memoirs of her father Richard Love11 Edgeworth...