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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Matthieu Ballandonne Seabury Gilfillan was an American sociologist who is considered a seminal but neglected author in invention studies. Gilfillan published his first important contributions to the sociology of invention at the end of the 1920s, and he corresponded with Schumpeter in the 1930s...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (3): 441–458.
Published: 01 September 1996
... of Labour: Two Views or One? Economica 31 . 121 : 23 -32. Smith’s Division of Labor and Rae’s Invention: A Study of the Second Dichotomy, with an Evaluation of the First Syed Ahmad I Anthony Brewer, in his forceful paper (1991) on what I shall call the first dichotomy-between...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 1979
...E. K. Hunt Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 History of Political Economy 1 I :I 0 1979 by Duke University Press The invention of new Marxes to debunk: a comment on Wolfson’s “Three stages...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (3): 469–487.
Published: 01 September 1998
.... 1966 . International Investment and International Trade in the Product Cycle. Quarterly Journal of Economics 80 . 2 : 190 -207. Viner , J. 1937 . Studies in the Theory of International Trade . New York: Harper. John Rae on Trade, Inventions, and Infant Industries: A Capital-Theoretic...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 347–352.
Published: 01 June 2011
... , edited by Scott Anthony (with the assistance of Helliwell John Lewis Tracy Nehr Phillip ), 403 – 19 . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Roundtable Presentation Inventing Price Systems and Substitutes for Them V. Kerry Smith It was an honor to be invited to share...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (1): 83–117.
Published: 01 March 2018
... in the Late Twentieth Century . Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press . Invented in America: Birth and Evolution of the Cyclically Adjusted Budget Rule, 1933–61 Orsola Costantini Allowing public budgets to uctuate in accordance with the economic cycle is today a common practice...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 86–105.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Charles G. Renfro This essay considers some of the circumstances that have characterized econometric practice during the past fifty to sixty years, including both the invention and use of the electronic computer and the growing accessibility of both micro- and macroeconomic data. However, its...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 281–306.
Published: 01 June 2014
... authors have been variously accused of being unaware of the true texture of the political—antagonism and power; of having invented from fantasy the first timeless totalitarian architectures; or more simply, regarding economic and social analysis, of having been completely fanciful if not down-right...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 180–203.
Published: 01 December 2019
... at bringing a system to a better state had to be invented. Braverman interpreted this analytic framework as a “qualitative system of control” of the Soviet economy representing a sort of a third-way solution between neoclassical models of spontaneous coordination of autonomous agents and theories of optimal...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (4): 709–740.
Published: 01 August 2020
... allowed both intra and interpersonal comparisons, thus justifying the use of mathematical techniques to answer welfare issues. Edgeworth found inspiration in a similar quest, the invention of temperature, which had permitted the transformation of a feeling, “coldness,” into a physical quantity...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (3): 371–387.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Philipp Robinson Rössner Capitalism is often assumed to have been invented in the Anglosphere. Writings by Hume and Smith have been named as cornerstones in the making of capitalism and modern economic knowledge. But Smith’s and the other Enlightenment Scots’ works built on a commercial tradition...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 88–106.
Published: 01 December 2009
... that theory could be invented, practically at the same time, by two independent researchers, Solow and Swan. In our argument, the neoclassical theory represented a partially successful attempt to overcome the difficulties arising in the Harrodian interpretation of the classical macrodynamics program, which...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (1): 119–154.
Published: 01 March 2018
... articles on the economics of science and examine the contributions to the economics of science and invention from authors belonging to Nelson’s network. We show that Nelson developed—as early as the late 1950s and early 1960s—an interactionist representation of the links between science and technology...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 41–58.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of ideas in development. Economic thinkers including Alexander Hamilton, Henry Charles Carey, and Henry George shared these notions, although to varying degrees and with various implications. When economists of the present day turn to history to understand the role of invention and adaptation in economic...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (4): 456–481.
Published: 01 November 1975
... by A. P. Usher in his A History of Mechanical Inventions (Cambridge, Mass., 1954). See also S. C. Gilfillan’s two books, The Sociology of Invention (Cambridge, Mass., 1970; first pub- lished in 1935), and Inventing the Ship (Chicago, 1935). Some related perspectives are presented in Nathan...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (4): 649–663.
Published: 01 November 1994
... process but at the expense of throwing a shade on those features or [sic] production, such as the contribution of inventions, machinery and management, which have Correspondence may be addressed to Professor Bruce Elmslie, University of New Hamp- shire, The Whittemore School of Business...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 1991
... assertion of the primacy of capital investment, and hence of “parsimony,” arguing that capital could not be accumu- lated for any length of time unless new investment opportunities were created by “invention.” In Rae’s account the relation between capital accumulation and technical change...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (3): 627–640.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Thought 18.2 : 207 -28. ____. 1996b . Smith's Division of Labor and Rae's Invention: A Study of the Second Dichotomy, with an Evaluation of the First. HOPE 28.3 : 441 -58. ____. 1998 . Rae, Böhm-Bawerk, and Fisher on the Supply and Demand for Capital. In The Economics of John Rae , edited...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 85–120.
Published: 01 December 1999
... , Rudolf . 1971 . Lemma on Invention. Historisches Wörterbuch der Philosophie . Basel/Stuttgart: Schwabe & Co. Verlag. Emerson , Sheila . 1993 . Ruskin: The Genesis of Invention . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Gagnier , Regenia 1993 . On the Insatiability of Human Wants...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (1): 83–105.
Published: 01 March 1996
... it to construct a concept of the alien- ation of labor in a commercial civilization, Marx acquired it from Hegel. In my 1964 article I focus on one aspect of the splenetic passage, namely, the issue of invention. I draw attention to Smith’s argument in book 1 that, in the progress of the division...