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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (3): 551–555.
Published: 01 September 1990
... CCC 001 8-2702/90/$ I .50 The danger of approximation: Wicksell’s mistake on the average period of investment Bo Sandelin Knut Wicksell was not in the habit of letting careless mistakes pass into print. One seldom finds a formal or a logical error in his theoretical reasoning-so...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (2): 238–264.
Published: 01 June 1971
...Samuel Hollander Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 Mr. Hollander is Professor of Economics at the University of Toronto. Some Implications of Adam Smith’s Analysis of Investment Priorities Samuel Hollander ADAMSMITH...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (1): 95–120.
Published: 01 March 1981
... o 1981 by Duke University Press British thought on the influence of foreign trade and investment on growth, 1800-1880 Arthur I. Bloomfield, University of Pennsylvania I. Introduction A by-product of the postwar interest in the economics of growth has...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (3): 397–421.
Published: 01 September 1983
...Stephen F. LeRoy History of Political Economy 15:3 0 1983 by Duke University Press Keynes’s theory of investment Stephen F. LeRoy I. Introduction Keynes’s 1936 exposition of the theory...
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History of Political Economy (1988) 20 (4): 690–694.
Published: 01 November 1988
..., name index, and subject index. It belongs in every Marxist’s library, and in every research library. DePaul University WILLIAMM. DUGGER Cambridge monetary thought: development of saving-investment analysis from Marshall to Keynes. By Pascal Bridel. New York...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (2): 351–386.
Published: 01 June 2004
... mathématique des placements et des empruntsà long terme [The mathematical theory of long-term investing and credit]. Vol. 2 . Paris:Masson. Brenner, Reuven, and Gabrielle A. Brenner. 1990 . Gambling and Speculation: A Theory, a History, and a Future of Some Human Decisions . Cambridge: Cambridge...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 449–479.
Published: 01 September 2015
... by cumulative investment. We finally study the different strategies for modeling learning developed in the 1950s and 1960s, showing the influence of RAND's and Armen Alchian's contributions on Arrow's use of a log-linear equation of learning and its introduction into an economic growth model. Correspondence...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (2): 297–327.
Published: 01 April 2019
... that new institutionalist monetary theories had a substantial influence on the Federal Reserve from the beginning of the Depression and pushed the Federal Reserve to focus on reducing interest rates on long-term assets and encouraging bank investments in such assets. This article will show how these ideas...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (1): 101–113.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of the history of economics. Craufurd’s attitude toward his lived experience reveals degrees of investment and detachment analogous to his attitude toward the community of historians of economics. References Blackburn Roma Goodwin . 2008 . “ Heart and Home: A Memoir .” Legal Studies Forum 32 ( 2...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (4): 631–652.
Published: 01 November 2010
... in Economics” to Be Accomplished , there was never a unified school. A major theme, particularly for Joan Robinson, was the theory of investment advanced by Keynes in his General Theory . This in turn is examined critically. The post-Keynesian group, with the notable exception of Nicholas Kaldor, proved...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (2): 225–263.
Published: 01 June 2016
... to spend or invest money rather than letting it lie idle. Correspondence may be addressed to Philipp Rössner, University of Manchester, Arts, Languages and Cultures, Oxford Road, M13 9PL, UK; e-mail: philipp.roessner@manchester.ac.uk . I would like to thank Peter Blickle, Markus A. Denzel, Moritz...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 523–548.
Published: 01 September 2013
... with other forms of land use, employing calculations that are in line with modern capital and investment theory. The emergence of this type of natural resource economic reasoning was stimulated by the extensive institutional and political changes in England in the latter part of the seventeenth century. Only...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (2): 271–305.
Published: 01 June 2015
... the outset his goal had been to secure the survival of the school in Vienna’s increasingly hostile academic environment, in the course of time he invested most of his energies not in his scientific work but in unending conflicts in the realm of academic politics. Thus for Mayer the school’s defense became...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (3): 415–436.
Published: 01 June 2022
... and prospects for future speculative investments in the mines. However, while political economists blamed the financial crisis on the uncertainty generated by the actions of the Bank of England and private banks, the commercial travelers focused on other sources of observational and representational error...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (5): 925–946.
Published: 01 October 2020
... individuals to keep idle balances in times of uncertainty: a precautionary motive, the lack of good investment opportunities, and the lack of information. For Say, the demand for money for precautionary motive rose during depressions, indicating that hoarding was a symptom rather than a cause of disturbance...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 168–190.
Published: 01 December 2020
... extended, particularly at the RAND Corporation. Working on such matters, Kenneth Arrow took a keen interest in testing as a paradigm for information gathering in economic decision-making and in encouraging investment in R&D as an information-gathering exercise essential to making informed choices...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (S1): 27–52.
Published: 01 December 2021
... in developing countries. Drawing partly on their long experience with US and Soviet agricultural modernization, Schultz and members of his agricultural economics group at the University of Chicago used suggestive empirical evidence to stress the importance of investment in human capital in economic growth...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (4): 537–574.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., the new idea of public spending on education as a form of investment with a demonstrably high rate of return, and the capacity to contribute to the achievement of important national goals, was enthusiastically communicated to the public by opinion leaders, policymakers, and even a president. This paper...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (2): 279–316.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Michael T. Belongia; Peter N. Ireland Abstract “The Relative Stability of Monetary Velocity and the Investment Multiplier in the United States, 1897–1958,” by Milton Friedman and David Meiselman (1963), typically is recognized as the original study that used a reduced-form equation to evaluate...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 99–126.
Published: 01 December 2015
... theory of market failure in which depression stemmed from the failure of the financial machine to translate saving into investment. The article explores how these two views of market failure came together in the proceedings of the Temporary National Economic Committee, arguing that the ideas about...