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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (3): 387–407.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of pleasure, not the good life. Moreover, the unchecked pursuit of evermore money is likely to crowd out other intrinsically valuable goods, such as friendship, agency, and autonomy. Finally, from the standpoint of Aristotle’s virtue ethics, wealth acquisition beyond the natural limit is considered...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 415–442.
Published: 01 September 2013
... villagers of past acts of charity and offers the wretched poor an opportunity to give charity. Barely able to survive herself, one old woman “builds her hope in heaven” by sharing a small handful of meal with the beggar. Although the beggar has no economic value, he does have intrinsic value...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (3): 469–495.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and philosophical coordinates of Carver's “new liberalism”—his own definition—and how this broad vision was intrinsically connected with an explicitly hierarchical and eugenic approach to human nature. Just as important, what follows is also an attempt to increase our general understanding of the extent in which...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (1): 97–119.
Published: 01 March 2007
.... However, his notion of intrinsic value has quite possibly been a red herring in the history of economic analysis. There seemed little doubt in Cantillonʼs mind that market price depends on factors other than “real costs,” some of which...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (3): 435–452.
Published: 01 September 2007
... of Spain’s money, good pieces of eight, were worth very little more than the lion dollar of Holland, though the intrinsic difference be about eighteen 442 History of Political Economy 39:3 (2007) per cent. Whereupon the merchants cared not to carry Spanish money any longer; but looked out...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (3): 419–429.
Published: 01 September 1991
... of the actual proprietors, either by gain or by saving of the wages destined for subsistence. In reviewing the contents of chapter 13 it is useful to start with a brief overview of Cantillon’s theory of value. For Cantillon “the price or intrinsic value of a thing is the measure of the quantity...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 31–40.
Published: 01 December 1999
... feels the need to educate buyers of art. He is concerned with making the market estimate as close as possible to the true value of a painting. What allows the purchaser to assess the value is recognition of the nobility of a painting. Pacheco (1990, 234–36) adopts the extrinsic-intrinsic...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 93–121.
Published: 01 December 1995
.... At a practical or policy level, the links emerged because increases in intrinsic goodness were taken to constitute the rational end of human action and the sole criterion of social progress (Moore 1903, 188-89). In aesthetics, the relationship of Keynes’s thought to Moore’s is similar...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (2): 269–281.
Published: 01 June 2001
.... A view of all the publick services, of the money thereto appropriated by Parliament, and of the several supplies granted, from the year 1715, to 1724, inclusive . 1725 . London. Kress-Goldsmith Microfilm Collection. Ways and means to make South Sea stock more intrinsically worth than ready money...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (3): 483–508.
Published: 01 September 2005
... that such an authority should produce in- dividuals who could appreciate the qualities that distinguish intrinsically valuable objects and activities from those that are intrinsically worthless, and thereby induce these individuals to achieve richer and more mean- ingful lives. Ruskin provided the theoretical...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (2): 254–270.
Published: 01 June 1979
.... The monetary environment within which the Talmud was created had developed from a monetary system based on precious-metal cur- rencies. This system generated a valuation problem for Talmudic au- thorities: Should currencies be valued according to an intrinsic or a nominalistic standard? The valuation...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (4): 631–666.
Published: 01 December 2017
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History of Political Economy (1988) 20 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 1988
... in which prices and wages are determined by competition, with no single control- ling owner. Cantillon’s analysis follows two parallel tracks. First, he argued that market prices will adjust to “intrinsic values” which are just sufficient to provide each worker with the socially determined...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 295–315.
Published: 01 December 2016
... ( 4 ): 377 – 83 . ———, ed. 1981 . Advances in Intrinsic Motivation and Aesthetics . New York : Plenum . ———. 1982 . “Curiosity and the Interested Explorer.” NSPI Journal , May , 19 – 22 . Day H. I. Berlyne D. E. Hunt D. E. , eds. 1971 . Intrinsic Motivation: A New...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 August 2021
... to a growing economy set in a changing social environ- ment.The cost of production of any good (its intrinsic price including rent, profit, and wages, at their normal level) is considered only as the lower bound for the market price: at a market price inferior to the intrin- sic price, the quantity...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 177–210.
Published: 01 June 2014
... enough to people who live in a world of fiat currencies; but what is obvious today was not clear to people whose money consisted largely of gold, silver and other intrinsically valuable materials. In those circumstances, many if not most people were easily persuaded to believe that money...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (S1): 289–310.
Published: 01 December 1990
... analysis of the notion of power ties a power of a thing to its nature or real essence (Harre and Madden 1975, 86): A realist perspective 299 (P) "X has the power to A" means "X can or will do A, in the appropriate conditions, in virtue of its intrinsic nature." This notion involves the distinction between...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (3): 657–687.
Published: 01 September 1992
... monetary prob- lem than in the disqualification analysis. Senior and Steadiness in Value Senior thought that absolute, real, or intrinsic value was nonsense and criticized Ricardo for confusing value with the cause of value. Yet he saw nothing nonsensical about intrinsic and extrinsic causes...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (2): 315–344.
Published: 01 June 2001
.... Bousquet ([1960] 1980), can be summarized as follows. The essence of value is a judgment of the mind, since value arises from a comparison between the utility of a good and the effort required to obtain it. Value is not an intrinsic feature of the good; rather, it is a subjective one, attributed...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 275–294.
Published: 01 June 2011
... di San Rocco in Venice, for which no mar- ket existed (17:131–35).8 Ruskin’s experience in evaluating art and architecture had convinced him of the necessity of an intrinsic value attributable to aesthetically 8. Ruskin concluded that Paris would regard itself “on all hitherto believed...