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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (4): 687–703.
Published: 01 November 1995
... . Research Paper No. 160. Office of Policy and Economic Research, Federal Home Loan Bank Board. Barth , James R. , and Michael G. Bradley 1989 . Thrift Deregulation and Federal Deposit Insurance. Journal of Financial Services Research 12 : 231 -16. Blocker , G. John 1929 . The Guaranty...
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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (3): 405–417.
Published: 01 September 1986
...J⊘rn Henrik Petersen References Aaron , H. 1966 . ‘The social insurance paradox.’ Canadian Journal of Economics and Political Science 32 : 371 -74. Buchanan , J. M. 1968 . ‘Social insurance in a growing economy: a proposal for radical reform.’ National Tax Journal 21...
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History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (4): 529–554.
Published: 01 November 1984
... includes income that is used to insure capital goods and income that is set aside for their replacement. Walras added the individual gross savings functions to obtain an aggregate gross saving function E = F,( . . . ). He then specified D,, DD,, . . . as the quantities of new capital goods...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (1): 79–83.
Published: 01 March 1991
... of Modern Theories of Old-Age Pensions: A Contribution to the History of Social-Policy Doctrines. HOPE 18 . 3 . [U.S.] Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Disability Insurance Trust Funds. 1989 . Annual Report. House Doc. 101–56. Washington. U.S. Congress, House...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (3): 531–536.
Published: 01 September 1993
...) corrected some significant historical errors regard- ing the early origins of the old-age insurance provisions of the U.S. Social Security Act which were made by J. H. Petersen (1986), who later agreed with some of the points mentioned by Stein (Petersen 1991). Petersen had stated-as others have...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (1): 87–92.
Published: 01 March 1991
.... Feldstein , Martin 1974 . Social Security, Induced Retirement, and Aggregate Capital Accumulation. Journal of Political Economy 82 : 905 -26. Myers , Robert J. 1968 . The Past and Future of Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance. In The Princeton Symposium on the American System...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (3): 537–540.
Published: 01 September 1993
... with insurance, as the American orig- inators were, they were (and are) determined to argue and to act as if future costs could be calculated. Arthur Altmeyer, who headed the So- cial Security program for most of the years between 1935 and 1953, wishing to demonstrate the “actuarial soundness...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (1): 47–65.
Published: 01 March 1987
... insurance programs to protect the unemployed. the elderly, and the sick, and taught consumer economics. Since their academic careers spanned the years I891 to 1961, these social economists witnessed and contributed to the evolution of the eco- nomics department at Berkeley. The nature...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (5): 963–964.
Published: 01 October 2020
... were intended to encourage self-help by stigmatizing paupers, but the work of social investigators from the 1880s into the condition of the poor helped to shift the balance of public opinion, making possible the development and expansion of national insurance in the twentieth century. Boyer brings...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (3): 541–543.
Published: 01 September 1993
... Days. HOPE , this issue. Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Disability Insurance Trust Funds . 1992 . Washington, D.C. Stein , Bruno . 1991 . Pay-as-You-Go, Partial Prefunding, and Full Funding in American Social Security. HOPE 23...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 1980
...) “that important means of avoiding and shifting risks, called insurance. In- surance involves the offsetting of one risk by another; that is, the con- solidation of a large number of chances whereby relative certainty is, as it were, manufactured out of uncertainty.” Fisher recognized that “insurance...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (3): 729–744.
Published: 01 September 1992
.... Black , R. D. C. 1977 . Papers and Correspondence of William Stanley Jevons . vol. 4 . London: Macmillan. Blaug , M. 1985 . Economic Theory in Retrospect . 4th ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Clark , J. B. 1892 . Insurance and Business Profit. Quarterly Journal...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (3): 385–436.
Published: 01 September 2003
... (for example, Gide 1909 and Pareto 1897), especially in the context of the discussion on unemployment insurance (see Topalov 1994, chap. 10). Boianovsky and Trautwein / Wicksell and Cassel on Unemployment 387 1. The Context of Wicksell’s and Cassel’s Ideas In considering the context of Wicksell’s...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 234–273.
Published: 01 December 2005
... as public utility regulations, compensation for industrial acci- dents, unemployment insurance, and other labor legislation (Commons and Andrews 1936; Chasse 1986). The Wisconsin economists Edwin E. Witte, Arthur J. Altmeyer, and others were also involved with the de- velopment of the Social Security...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (2): 223–237.
Published: 01 June 1990
... the picture as soon as investment is introduced. Let P be the price of a capital good. Let p be its gross income, that is, the price of its service inclusive of both depreciation charge and the insurance premium. Let u P be the portion of this income representing the depreciation charge and v P...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (2): 239–259.
Published: 01 June 1987
... on “effective labor.” In the Wealth of nations, the very act of saving insured the creation of capital. However, in an attempt to distance himself from both mercantilist and classical thought, Raymond rejected “prodigality and luxury” and “avarice and parsimony” as the sources of national wealth...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 20–37.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of Health, compulsory health insurance, diet reform (in collaboration with Dr. Kellogg of Battle Creek, of corn- flakes fame), eugenics, limitation of immigration, prohibition of alcohol, revision of the calendar (so that each month would have the same number of days), and the League of Nations...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (4): 489–498.
Published: 01 November 1980
..., by artificially suppressing the op- portunity costs of entrepreneurship. Of course, there are completely standard senses in which an entre- preneur, or indeed any agent, may sometimes not bear risk because he manages to shift it to an insurance market or to another agent who is willing to bear...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (1): 113–123.
Published: 01 March 1990
... as to main- tain continuity of output and to average, as far as possible, periods of high and of low demand.” Backwardation of forward prices below spot prices, together with such carrying charges as interest, insurance, and warehouse costs, made storage unprofitable. As a result of inadequate...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 309–337.
Published: 01 December 2003
... dell'Università di Siena. Ceccarelli, Giovanni. 2001 . Risky Business:Theological and Canonical Thought on Insurance from the Thirteenth to the Seventeenth Century. Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 31.3 : 607 -58. Coumet, Ernest. 1970 . La théorie du hasard est-elle née par hasard...