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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (2): 213–232.
Published: 01 June 1978
... Zukunftsstaat: Carl Ballod’s vision of a leisure-oriented socialism Nicholas W.Balabkins At the time of Ballod’s death in 1931 the New York Times obituary referred to him as a “worldfamed economist, who was one of the first modem explorers of Palestine Today, however, Carl Ballod...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Malcolm Rutherford Edited by Warren J. Samuels. London and New York: Routledge, 1998. xii; 322 pp. £60.00. 2001 Book Reviews 383 The Founding of Institutional Economics: The Leisure Class and Sovereignty. Edited by Warren J. Samuels...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (2): 329–359.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., but emerges most clearly in the 1976 book. There, Scitovsky presents in an economic context the essential elements of Fromm’s psychosocial critique of the United States, a Puritan-type culture that encourages moneymaking but not the cultivation of leisure; a mass-production economy that provides comfort...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (3): 504–505.
Published: 01 September 1978
...Daniel R. Fusfeld 504 History of Political Economy 10:3 (1978) leisure as a commodity, the value of leisure has been considered as the negative of work in the allocation of an individual’s time. Based upon the neo-Classical conception of opportunity costs as developed by Knight...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (2): 373–382.
Published: 01 June 1971
... supply curve for labor remain so complex. Furthermore, the phenomenon is almost always referred to as “peculiar” or “perverse.” The modern orthodoxy proceeds as follows. As the wage rate rises, the price of leisure (a good) goes up. The substitution effect, in isolation, prompts...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (3): 501–504.
Published: 01 September 1978
... the problem of cost determination with regard to leisure activities. With no real market to observe the exchange of 504 History of Political Economy 10:3 (1978) leisure as a commodity, the value of leisure has been considered as the negative of work in the allocation of an individual’s time...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (2): 387–400.
Published: 01 June 2004
... supplying their labor due to the allure of leisure time. This debate, at root, concerns the origins of utility. Is utility to be considered the product of consumption alone, or can labor be regarded as a source of utility in its own right? This article examines the origins and evolution of the theory...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (3): 447–522.
Published: 01 September 1997
... . London: Printed for M. Walbancke. Cunningham , Hugh 1980 . Leisure in the Industrial Revolution . New York: St. Martin's. Davenant , Charles 1695 . An Essay upon Ways and Means of Supplying the War . 2d ed. London: Printed for Jacob Tonson. Dean , Leonard F. 1942 . Bodin's...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (3): 423–449.
Published: 01 September 1983
... conditions of tenure or employment-is to allocate its available time between work and leisure to maximize its u t i 1it y. Utility maximization and the household’s supply of labor A peasant household may have any number of members, but for house- holds with more than one member...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 March 2003
... of Thorstein Veblen: Unresolved Issues . Westport, Conn.:Greenwood. Veblen, Thorstein. [1899] 1924 . The Theory of the Leisure Class . London: George Allen &Unwin. Book Reviews 171 Conceição Tavares, and Shigeto Tsuru. These entries do...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (4): 731–744.
Published: 01 November 1991
... and the Irksomeness of Labor. American Journal of Sociology 4 ( September ). Reprinted in Veblen 1934. Veblen , T. [1899] 1970 . The Theory of the Leisure Class . London. Veblen , T. [1909] 1934 . Fisher's Rate of Interest. Political Science Quarterly 24 ( June ). Reprinted in Veblen 1934...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 397–405.
Published: 01 June 2008
... ineffi ciency at issue (a super-natural level of employment) results in points outside the frontier. During a policy- induced boom, the labor-leisure trade-off is distorted in favor of labor. The unsustainably high level of output is attributable to this ineffi ciency (too little leisure...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (3): 387–407.
Published: 01 September 2014
... the needs of one’s household can restrict or crowd out other intrinsically valuable goods and conditions for the good life, including leisure (scholē) time, philia, and freedom from constraint or autonomy. For these reasons, the useless objects of wealth—the ones without a use for the household...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (1): 83–105.
Published: 01 March 1996
... it. (15) SUMMARY LIST Under the long-run development of the division of labor workers are ultimately lacking in (1) inventiveness, (2) “understanding,” (3) martial spirit, (4) adequate leisure, (5) education (which could be provided by government). Box 1 Adam Smith’s “splenetic passage” from...
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History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (1): 261–267.
Published: 01 March 1973
... the Eicksian income-effect swamps the substitution effect. Suggestions 4. The infelicity of “income-compensated demand for income” arises, of course, from the simultaneous use of two distinct income concepts, namely, Robbins’s (which stands for an index of the quantities of all non-leisure...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (4): 1049–1050.
Published: 01 November 2000
..., Thorstein. 1899 . The Theory of the Leisure Class . New York: Macmillan. Book Reviews 1049 Art and the Market: Roger Fry on Commerce in Art: Selected Writings, Edited and with an Interpretation. Edited by Craufurd D. Goodwin. Ann Arbor...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (2): 223–244.
Published: 01 June 1985
... separate and important ways. The first is to pro- duce the first-order good leisure. The second is to produce higher- or lower-order goods for one’s personal use. The third is to produce higher- or lower-order goods for exchange with others. And the fourth is to earn money by exchanging...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (3): 323–341.
Published: 01 September 1982
...-39. La Monte praises Veblen as a great intellect but argues that his economic theory is mainly Mamian exegesis. 12. Paul Baran, “The theory of the leisure class,” Monthly Review g (July-Aug. 1957): 83-91. Baran argues that Veblen was guilty of employing a faulty biological-psychological...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 285–300.
Published: 01 December 1999
... Press. Bird , Michael . 1957 . Samuel Shepheard of Cairo . London: Michael Joseph. Böröcz , József . 1996 . Leisure Migration: A Sociological Study on Tourism . Oxford: Pergamon. Brendon , Piers . 1991 . Thomas Cook: 150 Years of Popular Tourism . London: Secker...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (3): 493–497.
Published: 01 September 1993
... in production of either the exportable or the nontradable. However, if we restrict the region under consideration to be that of nonspecialization, a utility function of the form 2. An example of this would be the case where good 3 is leisure, and the tradables are food, with some leisure and food...