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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 44–70.
Published: 01 December 2016
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (4): 795–798.
Published: 01 August 2019
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 523–548.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Esa-Jussi Viitala This article examines the discovery and early development of the most fundamental of forest and natural resource economic principles, the “Faustmann formula” and the “Faustmann condition,” and links their emergence more closely to the general development of economic thought than...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (2): 261–264.
Published: 01 June 1983
... Journal of Economics 49 : 475 -94. Faustmann , M. 1849 . ‘On the determination of the value which forest land and immature stands possess for forestry.’ English edition in M. Gane, ‘Martin Faustmann and the evolution of discounted cash flow,’ Oxford Institute Paper 42 (1968). Fisher , I...
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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (2): 281–290.
Published: 01 June 1986
... and felling of trees is an empirical forest-management problem which has to be solved in relation to specific conditions. In the case of Switzerland this still has to be done, using the achievements of modem forestry economics. A significant contribution to the solution of the theoretical rotation...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (1): 77–80.
Published: 01 March 1996
... , M. [1849] 1968 . On the Determination of the Value which Forest Land and Immature Stands Possess for Forestry . Edited by M. Gane. Oxford Institute Paper 42. Fisher , I. 1930 . The Theory of Interest . New York: Macmillan. Heckscher , E. F. 1912 . Skogsbrukets Rantabilitet...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (3): 390–392.
Published: 01 September 1975
... example of how a reasonable theory can be totally wrong-or at least wrong in -the light of today’s “reasonable” theories! According to Buffon the earth, not the sun, was the main source of the heat necessary to sustain life. Trees and forests kept the sun’s rays from striking the earth’s...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (3): 392–395.
Published: 01 September 1975
... to sustain life. Trees and forests kept the sun’s rays from striking the earth’s surface and thus contributed to a cooling tendency which was inimical to life. Today the worry is that man’s activities will heat the earth too much. For Buffon anything that heated the earth was good, even...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (suppl_1): 300–302.
Published: 01 January 1993
... high, which appears suddenly in the middle of a forest clearing. The forest inhabitants approach the rock fearfully, for the rock is powerful, awful, and menacing. They try to explain the rock, to make it sensible, to make it appear usual, but its strength unsettles them. They move...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (2): 479–498.
Published: 01 June 2002
... differences. Conducive to the clash were Wicksell’s much weaker confidence in laissez-faire and free trade, his fight for social causes, his emphasis on the scarcity of land and forests, and his underrating of the development prospects of Swedish industry. These take us back to some preliminaries...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 285–287.
Published: 01 December 1995
... board, and one-time associate editor of HOPE. Allin Cottrell is associate professor of economics at Wake Forest University. His research concerns the history of macroeconomic thought, the theory of socialism, and philosophical issues in economics. Jacqueline Cox is modem archivist...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (4): 723–753.
Published: 01 November 2005
... on normal trans- actions, a rate of 60 percent on normal commercial transactions, a rate of 120 percent if risky travel through forests was involved, and a rate of 240 percent if the travel was by sea. He added, “No one shall charge or cause to be charged a rate higher than the above, except in regions...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (4): 707–711.
Published: 01 November 1994
...Allin Cottrell Professor Allin Cottrell, Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27109. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 References Aslanbeigui , N. 1992 . Pigou's Inconsistencies or Keynes's Misconceptions? HOPE 24 . 2...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (suppl_1): 184–226.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Michael Syron Lawlor Michael S. Lawlor is associate professor of economics at Wake Forest University. He is currently at work on a book on the historical context of Keynes’s General Theory. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 ...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 1–5.
Published: 01 December 1995
... and then supported it with both enthusiasm and funds. Provost David Brown at Wake Forest also generously contributed to the Introduction 5 staging of the conference (which took place at the Graylyn Conference Center of Wake Forest University on 1-2 April...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (4): 483–495.
Published: 01 November 1982
... 895-1 927) Gerald Alonzo Smith I. Introduction In a major address before the American Association for the Advancement of Science in 1895 Bernhard E. Fernow, the noted forester and conserva- tionist, concluded his presentation with this challenge...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (S1): 133–154.
Published: 01 December 1990
..., such as that of Mises. IV. Clark as counterpoint The period of production appears to be calculable only when the pro- duction process is described in a very stylized manner, preferably a con- tinuous repetition of overlapping point-input/point-output processes. The archetypal case is the forest in which a fixed number...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 147–173.
Published: 01 December 2015
... pessimistic that he described it as nihilistic. This suggests that Samuelson's project of mathematizing and formalizing economic theory was a scientific failure. Correspondence may be addressed to J. Daniel Hammond, Department of Economics, 209 Kirby Hall, Box 7505, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 March 1996
... reading. Allin F. Cottrell, Wake Forest University References Keynes, J. M. 1936. The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money. Lon- don: Macmillan. Lavoie, Don. 1985. Rivalry and Central Planning: The Socialist Calculation Debate...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 129–153.
Published: 01 December 2003
..., andexpert evaluator of territories’ “natural wealth.” Relatively little is known about Bucher’s life, beyondhis publications—but these are of considerable interest. For Bucher authorednot only a “report” on the “natural things” in a prince’s Black Forest domains (1720), as well as a “natural history...