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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (1): 145–148.
Published: 01 March 1990
... of Politicul Economy 22: I 0 1990 by Duke University Press CCC 0018-2702/90/$1.50 Giffen goods and the subsistence level Charles van Marrewijk and Peter A. G. van Bergeijk The upward-sloping demand curve of a Giffen good...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (4): 699–721.
Published: 01 November 1999
... -80. Gilbert , J. C. 1955 . Changes in Productivity and the Price Level in a Closed Economy. Yorkshire Bulletin of Economic and Social Research 8 : 61 -79. Hawtrey , Ralph 1933 . Speculation and Collapse in Wall Street. In The Art of Central Banking , by Ralph Hawtrey. London...
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History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (2): 263–290.
Published: 01 June 1984
.... Barro , Robert J. 1978 . ‘Unanticipated money output and the price level in the United States.’ Journal of Political Economy 86 ( Aug. ): 549 -80. Barro , Robert J. , and Mark Rush 1980 . ‘Unanticipated money and economic activity.’ In Fischer 1980 . Blaug , Mark 1980...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 229–259.
Published: 01 June 2018
... to modernize economics, and this at three levels. First, the paper shows the ways in which around 1930 Wilson was key, at the nationwide level, in the constitution of the first organized community of American mathematical economists, which he established within the well-recognized scientific community...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 20–37.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and statistics in economics coincided with his promotion of his “compensated dollar” plan to stabilize price levels by varying the gold price of currencies, provoking suspicion that his proposed intergovernmental conference and scholarly society were intended to promote his monetary plan. In addition to his...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (1): 55–83.
Published: 01 March 2014
... “love of system” (the fascination with well-crafted contrivances) as the main spur to material acquisitiveness; by using the empty formulation that “all the different ranks of life are nearly upon a level” without specifying which level they are “nearly upon”; and by introducing a contented beggar, who...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 481–510.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and measurable. Are the subjective aspects of the production decision reconcilable with the objective aspects of the policy decision in Coase's analysis? I shall argue that the framework he adopts is objectivist or subjectivist depending on the nature of the criticism he is leveling against standard theory...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 473–497.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Poornima Paidipaty In October of 1960, shortly after the conclusion of India’s Second Five- Year Plan , Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru convened a high-level expert panel to investigate whether the fruits of recent economic growth had been equitably distributed across the country, or whether...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (3): 483–509.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Carlo Cristiano; Paolo Paesani This paper provides a contextual analysis in which Phillips 1958 is seen as part of a wider research effort, aimed at exploring how to reconcile price stability with levels of unemployment that, while low in absolute terms, were higher than those prevailing in Britain...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 92–113.
Published: 01 December 2013
... on public opinion, serving in government where he was involved at the highest levels, and working in the private sector in which he had close friends. He adopted the macroeconomics of his close friend John Maynard Keynes, and he became best known for his warning against the dangers in the spread of monopoly...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 109–133.
Published: 01 December 2014
... be an important factor in MIT’s rise to prominence. On a methodological level this article introduces collective biography, or prosopography, a well-established historiographical method, to the field of the history of economics. Correspondence may be addressed to Andrej Svorenčík, Department of Economics...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 89–107.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... His utterances on those subjects, in form and content, present a biased picture of his thought. Having received an academic training at the highest level, in scholastic philosophy, including scholastic economics, Luther wrote with great authority about market behavior, about cost and demand as price...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (1): 151–180.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., an effort that has been missed because it never led to any published work. Finally, the article examines Hayek's attempt to articulate a theory of the market process, one that would be at the same level of generality as the economic calculus, in lectures he gave at the University of Virginia. He never...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (4): 551–592.
Published: 01 December 2016
... for the identity of many specialties since the 1990s, and (4) the low level of specialization of individual economists throughout the period in contrast to physicists as early as the late 1960s. Correspondence may be addressed to François Claveau, University of Sherbrooke, Department of Philosophy and Applied...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... framework so as to respond to the criticisms leveled by institutional economists against the marginal analysis of labor markets. In doing so, Becker attempted to redefine the relationship between economists and other social scientists. Third, we study the reaction to Becker’s redefinition of disciplinary...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 75–99.
Published: 01 December 2019
... production and market exchanges in a socialist economy. The story suggests that Soviet economic discourse was neither homogeneous nor stable. Rather, it consisted of several subdiscourses of different levels of authoritativeness allowing for a certain stable core as an attribute of any authoritative...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 7–29.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... The second, technical norms, was a long-term project initiated by the socialist state to design norms based on workers’ physical capacity in order to extract the greatest amount of effort most efficiently. In both cases, wages were set according to the level of exertion expended by the worker, not by output...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (1): 101–133.
Published: 01 February 2020
... by sociological and economic scholars interested in structural changes. As high-level advisor for various French governments and a bestselling author, Fourastié remained at the margin of the economic profession. However, an important legacy is the concept of cost disease developed by William Baumol, which is one...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (2): 307–339.
Published: 01 April 2020
... in intersectoral imbalances at the level of monetary flows with fiscal tools. Correspondence may be addressed to Onur Özgöde, visiting assistant professor, Department of Sociology, Northwestern University, 1819 Chicago Ave. Evanston, IL 60208; by email: oo2002@columbia.edu . Copyright © 2020 Duke...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 191–217.
Published: 01 December 2020
... economy. Early in his career, he had developed an analogue electrical-mechanical “regression analyzer” to calculate statistical estimates. During the mid-1950s, he shifted to micro-level data and the Monte Carlo method, and then created the first microanalytic simulation of demographic variables. After...