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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 204–227.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Eglė Rindzevičiūtė This article explores the political effects of the development of systems analysis as a form of “infrastructural knowledge”—that is, as a form of knowledge concerned with infrastructure, and an infrastructure of knowledge—that contributed to internal dissensus among scientific...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 158–186.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of the kind of knowledge these models brought about; and (2) with the ways in which these models shaped the practices, objects, and the very notion of macroeconomic planning. The concepts of bricolage and infrastructure help to account for the continuous reciprocal shaping of mathematical techniques...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (2): 307–339.
Published: 01 April 2020
... triumph of “American Keynesianism,” it shows that institutionalists developed income accounting as a knowledge infrastructure to monitor inter-sectoral imbalances that generated cyclical fluctuations. Called the National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) System, this infrastructure constructed...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 16–43.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of utility. Contemporary critics of rational choice theory take this naturalized image of the economic agent as its bogeyman, ignoring the social infrastructure that brought this agent, thinking as a merchant, into existence. The idea that we calculate captures a sociohistorical reality, rather than...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (3): 629–634.
Published: 01 September 2018
... worlds they provoke; and (3) to investigate the ways in which some of them stabilize and remain as infrastructures of economic reasoning in academic and policy realms, as well as the ways in which some of them either do not circulate at all or simply get lost. Such perspectives regarding the complexity...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (1): 69–95.
Published: 01 March 2012
... . Carmona M. 2005 . Morny: Le vice-empereur . Paris : Fayard . Caron F. 1997a . “ Comment financer les grandes infrastructures de transport? Le financement des chemins de fer et le système des concessions .” Revue d’histoire des chemins de fer , no. 16–17 : 214 – 22 . ———. 1997b...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (4): 723–753.
Published: 01 November 2005
... Capital and Productivity. American Economic Review 89.3 : 619 -38. Gramlich, Edward M. 1994 . Infrastructure Investment: A Review Essay. Journal of Economic Literature 32.3 : 1176 -96. Grattan-Guinness, Ivor. 2004 . History or Heritage? An Important Distinction in Mathematics...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (4): 549–566.
Published: 01 November 1983
..., following the essential points laid down 300 years ago by various pamphleteers, that grants of monopoly to foreign trading companies were justified because the public-goods problem associated with the necessary foreign-trading infrastructure created conditions of natural monopoly. Even...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 March 2015
... . “ The Implications of the Commercialization of Air Transport Infrastructure. ” In The Economics of Airline Institutions, Operations, and Marketing , edited by Lee Darin , 171 – 92 . Vol. 2 of Advances in Airline Economics . Amsterdam : Elsevier . ———. 2008 “ Air Transportation Infrastructure...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 245–269.
Published: 01 December 2020
...- matic signals and consumers preferences, and they entail too many uncertainties. Public authorities providing public infrastructures are not the only ones facing this limit. Private šrms encounter the same issue, for example, when a steel producer discusses the opportunity of developing a new conveyor...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 10–39.
Published: 01 December 2005
... beneficial aspects of trade. But for the gains from exchange to be had, some level of coercion is postulated by the econo- mist to ensure the provision of the basic framework of property and con- tract. Without the government providing the legal infrastructure, mutual gains from exchange will go...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
...-economica-de-que-bolo-precisa-crescer-antes-de-ser-repartido . Anand Nikhil . 2015 . “ Leaky States, Water Audits, Ignorance, and the Politics of Infrastructure .” Public Culture 27 , no. 2 : 305 – 30 . doi.org/10.1215/08992363-2841880 . Angrist Joshua D. Pischke Jörn-Steffen...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (4): 613–614.
Published: 01 November 1982
...) developed countries of the period: land ownership and agrarian reform, technol- ogy transfers, role of foreign capital in development, infrastructure needs, indus- trialization and mass education. The importance of the Curso de economia politica lies in its having been a vehicle for the transfer...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (2): 211–218.
Published: 01 June 2005
... from being ripped to pieces by the angry mob in the case of business failure (Van den Berg 2001, 441–76). Moss / Malthus and the Classical School 215 of infrastructure improvements and innovations on the advent of any aw- ful and immiserating stationary state. The Van den...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 1–9.
Published: 01 December 2020
... . 2010 . Engineering: A Very Short Introduction . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Blockley D. , ed. 1992 . Engineering Safety . London : McGraw-Hill . Blockley D. Godfrey P. S. . 2017 . It Differently: Systems for Rethinking Infrastructure . 2n d ed...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (Supplement): 293–306.
Published: 01 December 1998
... because he viewed banking institutions as the essential infrastructure of a decentralized market economy. Indeed, the function of banking was so important to him that he was unwilling to subordinate it to the goals of mere macroeconomic stabi- lization. It follows that Shaw fits into the banking...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (4): 653–673.
Published: 01 November 1999
.... Consider, for example, his opposition to pub- lic borrowing to finance infrastructure projects. Smith ([ 17761 1937, 681) had acknowledged the provision of public institutions-defense, justice, education, and projects such as roads, bridges, canals, and har- bors to facilitate commerce...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (3): 563–564.
Published: 01 September 1989
... with the Ayatollah Khomeini. In the end Amdt comes down firmly on the side of those who see economic development in the form of modernization and improvement in living standards based on imported technology, newly created infrastructure and institutions. The case for economic growth is that it gives man...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (2): 348–350.
Published: 01 June 2003
... by a stable monetary infrastructure. And perhaps the extraordinary array of talent nowadays employed within the Federal Reserve System provides a prime example of the continuing importance of economics to public policy in America. But despite this important reservation about Bernstein’s story...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
..., and Mathematics 70 Economic Systems 66 Economic Theory30 Infrastructure 27 Economic Education and Economic Literature 19 Economic Development...