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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (3): 471–496.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Daniel Kuehn Abstract In his 1962 NBER volume, The Growth of Industrial Production in the Soviet Union , Warren Nutter writes about how the study of the Soviet economy was hamstrung by official secrecy and data limitations. Western economists were forced to rely on what Nutter called “Marco Polo...
History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (2): 341–366.
Published: 01 April 2020
... the generalization of wage labor, mechanization, and large-scale farming. In his last years, during the early 1830s, Sismondi took aim at “industrialism” itself, a term which for him grouped together all those contemporary economic theories asserting that society should be organized by and for production exclusively...
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (3): 571–594.
Published: 01 June 2021
... the Hungarian statistical works and debates integrate and feed back into the broader European discourse of Cameralism and the role of “useful knowledge” in making the modern (industrial) economies. It points out the role of statistics in the assessment of the real production value and productivity...
History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 85–111.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Terman. We show that engineers drew upon economic theories of decision and allocation to improve practical industrial management decisions. Reciprocally, economists found in engineering the tools that they needed to rethink production and growth theory (including linear programming, optimal control...
History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (1): 49–81.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... I hope these have made the article more sensitive, £rst, to Alfred Marshall’s theory of character as a product of economic and industrial activity, and second, to the broader historical context in which Marshall’s thought on cooperation developed. A £nal thank you to Brigid Maher (senior...
History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (1): 191–219.
Published: 01 March 2018
... on its own ground, which is the fascinating and unique aspect of the book. In the discussion he also works out some principles of social philosophy. Capital is underplayed: the only original all-important production factor is land. The importance given to the right of private property in land...
History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 207–232.
Published: 01 June 2017
...-knitting. This specialized branch of the industry did well in the 1850s and 1860s thanks to rising household demand for its products. The most notable institution of Manchester’s dominion over cotton commerce and the site Engels sought for deals and information was the Exchange. The Exchange...
History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 200–220.
Published: 01 December 2009
... . The Empirics of Growth. De Economist 144 : 429 –44. Allen, R. C. 2003 . Farm to Factory . Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press. Antras, P., and H.-J. Voth. 2003 . Factor Prices and Productivity Growth during the English Industrial Revolution. Explorations in Economic History 40 : 52 –77...
History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 234–260.
Published: 01 December 2010
... . The Rate of Industrial Growth in Russia since 1885. Journal of Economic History 7 ( supplement ): 144 –74. ———. 1947b . The Soviet Indices of Industrial Production. Review of Economics and Statistics 29.4 : 214 –26. ———. 1951 . A Dollar Index of Soviet Machinery Output, 1927–28 to 1937...
History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (1): 89–121.
Published: 01 March 1977
... been extended for certain grain crops, dairy products, textiles, etc. Lindahl thought it unlikely that such measures would suffice for the task of arresting the decline. He rejected the oft-repeated demand for further reduction of wages. Major capital- goods industries which...
History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (2): 171–199.
Published: 01 June 1974
... that the expansion of markets for industrial products meant, first, maximizing the number of available consumers, and sec- ond, maximizing the trade of French manufactured goods for raw 38. See Kindleberger, pp. 155-57; David Landes, Unbound Prometheus (Cam- bridge, 1969). Sherman...
History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (3): 435–446.
Published: 01 September 1987
..., consumers cut their consumption of non-essential goods. When making use of this idea Bagehot distinguishes simply between ag- ricultural and industrial products, seeing the former as essentials, the latter as non-essentials. He uses the notion that demand for agricultural produce...
History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (3): 316–335.
Published: 01 September 1980
.... Currie * Causes of the depression 3 19 This substantial growth in production, employment, and incomes, and the follow-up in the durable goods industries, took place under the relatively stable cost and price conditions that existed from the beginning of 1934 to the fourth...
History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (4): 583–607.
Published: 01 November 1982
... 1941 . Banking studies . Washington. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System 1943 . Banking and monetary statistics . Washington. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System 1960 . Industrial production , 1959 revision. Washington. Boyle , Andrew 1967 . Montague...
History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 March 1996
... no commitment by a historian of economic thought to explore the background of the distinction between industrial production and services. This little book provides a big first step by surveying the treatment of services from mercantilism to the present. Between Marginalism and Marxism. By Tom Bottomore...
History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (2): 479–498.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of duties on industrial products—duties that would impede the ﬂow of workers from industry to agriculture and thus precipitate a rise in rent at the cost of wages. To deny this possibility categorically and yet concede that a re- distribution of property would be to the advantage of the most numer- ous...
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 355–360.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Economics: Improving the Family’s Contribution to Industrial Production and Rationalising Family Consumption .” Oxford Economic Papers 72 , no. 4 : 985 – 1005 . Beller Andrea Kiss D. Elizabeth . 2001 . “ Hazel Kyrk .” In Women Building Chicago 1790-1990: A Biographical Dictionary...
History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (2): 189–216.
Published: 01 April 2022
... come again to the use of the precious metals . . . we must have the balance of trade in our favor, enabling us to retain the metals that are mined,” wrote Carey ( 1874 : 19). It was the export of industrial products that would lead to an influx of gold, which in turn could guarantee the establishment...
History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (Suppl_1): 190–212.
Published: 01 December 2001
... and house- holds, every transaction would be recorded twice: once in the unit selling the product or service, and once in the purchasing unit. Double count- ing would also hold for exchanges between industries. Since one indus- try’s sales to another would be recorded as the latter’s purchases from...
History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (2): 299–302.
Published: 01 June 1983
... object, to which theory is more or less adequate. . . . Political (Economy constituted production as a phase of a process of circulation. In this way, capitalist industrial production was dealt with as equivalent to trading ventures, the only difference being that it con- tinually...