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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (2): 363–364.
Published: 01 June 1986
... ROYALLBRANDIS A bibliography of George Poulett Scrope, geologist, economist and local histo- rian. By Paul Sturges. Boston: Baker Library, 1984. Kress Library Publication Number 24. Pp. 84. $8.00. In the marketplace of economic ideas, George Poulett Scrope’s stock is cur- rently...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 93–113.
Published: 01 December 2012
... to agricultural economists, and how they accomplished it. The peasant way of life varied greatly across southern Italy. Knowledge about local varieties and local specificities was embedded contextually and was available only to locals themselves. Observation thus coincided with translation of local...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 199–226.
Published: 01 December 2015
...John D. Singleton A substantial and diverse literature in economics traces its intellectual roots to Charles Tiebout's 1956 article, “The Pure Theory of Local Expenditure.” Its present recognition—frequently attributed to originating the idea of “voting with your feet”—contrasts sharply with its...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 265–280.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Tiziano Raffaelli Cattaneo’s view of the economy and society is based on the joint action of innate human faculties (Vico’s nativo ), local variety, and outside influences (Romagnosi’s dativo ), which produce as many historical combinations as there are peoples on the earth. Economic activity is...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (1): 169–172.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Leigh Deneef Craufurd Goodwin’s sense that the Graduate School was not adequately preparing its doctoral students for academic careers in a variety of institutions led to both a local and a national refocusing of efforts. The local effort produced a best-selling book, The Academic’s Handbook . The...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 249–270.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Michele Alacevich; Pier Francesco Asso We explore the foreign economic policy activities of Arthur I. Bloomfield, a prominent economist of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in the 1940s and the 1950s. During the cold war, Bloomfield headed several missions to South East Asia, assisting local...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (1): 199–223.
Published: 01 March 2011
... years, a group of intellectual radicals drew inspiration from social psychology and gave their support to the controversial community action programs that drew criticism from the Senate, Congress, local governments, and Democratic Party insiders. Over time, a second community, built upon the values and...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 295–314.
Published: 01 December 2014
... whole. It is concluded that there were significant affinities in theoretical interest running between MIT economics and other fields at MIT, which revolved around the emergence of macro-scale phenomena out of the dynamic interplay of local decision-making processes. However, the methodology through...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 229–259.
Published: 01 June 2018
... first program in advanced mathematical and statistical economics at the more local level of Cambridge and Harvard. Wilson offered two courses to economists, mathematical economics and mathematical statistics, in which he respectively taught Gibbs’s thermodynamics systems and numerical mathematics and...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (4): 671–702.
Published: 01 August 2019
.... Together with the abolition of local branches, these first two membership drives diluted the role of women in the association. In contrast, the membership drive of 1922–26 reflected a growing interest in graduate students and young instructors that somewhat increased the proportion of women among members...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (4): 709–733.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., loosely organized and widely spread across the United States, the machine tax movement evolved from conversations among friends and letters to the editor in local newspapers to policy proposals at the federal level. The grassroots effort ultimately failed. In the context of the rise of Keynesian analysis...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 286–302.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Salim Rashid Neoclassical economic development is the view that there exists a core set of theoretical propositions that define all economic problems—whether for developed or developing countries—and even guide us toward the solutions. Details from local circumstances may need to be filled in, but...
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History of Political Economy 595–631.
Published: 23 June 2021
... emerging at the beginning of the 1930s and that this happened as he was travelling and crossing national boundaries while bridging distinct branches of mathematics with different local perspectives in economics. His encounters with Jacob Marschak in Berlin, Nicolas Kaldor in Budapest, and Frank Graham in...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 679–688.
Published: 01 November 1989
... uni- versity colleges) to continue to operate local postal services at observed Correspondence may be addressed to the author, Department of Economics, Australian National University, P.O.Box 4, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia. 679...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 129–153.
Published: 01 December 2003
... World , 130 -61. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Coleman, D. C., ed. 1969 . Revisions in Mercantilism . London: Methuen. Cooper, Alix. 1998 . Inventing the Indigenous: Local Knowledge and Natural History in the Early Modern German Territories. Ph.D. diss. , Harvard University. Eamon...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (4): 595.
Published: 01 November 1977
...William L. Miller Book Reviews 595 demands of industrialists, often bringing other community groups as well as the local government to the support of their cause. Gutman’s research on Paterson also shows that despite conflicting...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (3): 629–634.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Yonay Yuval . 1999 . “ Beyond Metaphor: Mathematical Models in Economics as Empirical Research .” Science in Context 12 : 317 – 32 . Hoffmann Christoph . 2017 . “ Datawork: Local, Situated Concepts of Scientific Data .” Draft paper , July 1 . Maas Harro . 2014 . Economic...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 243–263.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., the generic word bourse covers stock exchanges, labor exchanges, and com- modity exchanges. In the text that follows, when I use bourse du travail, I mean labor exchange. In the same way, local bourse du travail means a labor exchange localized in a provincial town as opposed to a national bourse...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (4): 613–623.
Published: 01 November 1991
... world, while the local regions increasingly functioned as mere cogs in the universal machine. Thus for Lenin capitalism no longer constituted a “mode of production” in the original sense of Marx and Engels at all. Instead we may speak of a Le- ninist conception of world capitalism as a...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (5): 963–964.
Published: 01 October 2020
... assis- tance for people who had exhausted their entitlement to insurance. He rightly argues this increase was possible only because of a change in public finance. Under the Poor Law, relief was paid for by a local property tax, which was regressive in that the bur- den was greatest in the poorest areas...