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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (1): 113–136.
Published: 01 March 2017
... proposal in his 1815 pamphlet, Grounds of an Opinion . Malthus (1803) argued that the contemporary British unbalanced and manufacturing export–led growth pattern was not sustainable in the long term; accordingly, he proposed food self-sufficiency as a safer long-term policy option than free foreign corn...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (2): 299–312.
Published: 01 June 1989
...J. M. Pullen Dept. of Economics, The University of New England, Armidale, N.S.W. 2351 AUSTRALIA. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 References De Long , J. B. 1986 . ‘Senior's “last hour”: suggested explanation of a famous blunder.’ History of Political Economy...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 723–736.
Published: 01 November 1989
...–1983. Unpublished paper. Brussels: Commission of the European Communities. Tullio , G. 1987 . Long-run implications of the increase in taxation and public debt for employment and economic growth in Europe. European Economic Review 20 ( April ): 741 -74...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (3): 571–573.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... Takuo Dome, Osaka University InternationalTrade and PoliticalInstitutions: Instituting Trade in the Long Nineteenth Century. By Fiona McGillivray, Iain McLean, Robert Pahre, and Cheryl Schonhardt-Bailey. Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar, 2001. 242 pp. $80.00. International trade theory...
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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (2): 225–245.
Published: 01 June 1970
... Economy . References Boöhm-Bawerk , E. von , Positive Theorie des Kapitales (Innsbruck, 1888), translated as Positive Theory of Capital (New York, 1891 ), especially bk. 7, p. 381 -424. Brems , H. , “An Attempt at a Rigorous Restatement of Ricardo's Long–Run Equilibrium,” Canadian...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Economics in the Long Run: New Deal Theorists and Their Legacies, 1933– 1993. By Theodore Rosenof. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. 223 pp. Rosenof, a historian, argues that divisions among heterodox economists have pre...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 406–408.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Development: Long Cycles and Industrial Growth in Historical Context. By Vincent Barnett. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1998; Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1998. xiv; 251 pp. $79.95/£50. In the West, Nikolai Dmitrievich Kondratiev (1892–1938) is perhaps the best...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 182–199.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Robert W. Dimand; Steven N. Durlauf Although Tobin 1955 was one of the founding papers of the neoclassical one-sector growth model with smooth substitution between capital and labor, James Tobin's contributions to long-run growth theory throughout his career stood apart from other neoclassical...
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History of Political Economy 175–203.
Published: 26 August 2021
... for statistical economics suggests a new long narrative about the history of statistical inference in the United States, one in which theory-driven econometrics and heavy reliance on mathematical probability appear as interludes rather than stable endpoints. Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 big...
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History of Political Economy 139–174.
Published: 26 August 2021
... was not the long-sought solution for the problem of objectivity but a long-contested, and repeatedly discarded, approach. Second, it shows that these contestations were often triggered by deviations between forecasts and the conditions actually observed and by this means argues for the importance of the historical...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 475–504.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Gilbert L. Skillman A long-standing puzzle in the history of Marxian economic thought concerns Marx’s decision to omit the draft chapter titled “Results of the Immediate Process of Production” from the published version of volume 1 of Capital . A number of authors have explored this puzzle without...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 235–257.
Published: 01 December 2011
... tool in their field. They saw the regression as a way to address long-standing questions specific to agricultural economics. As a result, their defense and development of the method, as well as the criticisms they attracted from their colleagues, while drawing on the earlier literature surrounding...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 229–251.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., it enabled experimentation with utopian long-run equilibrium growth. As an instrument of measurement, it was applied to time-series data. As a prototype, it was supposed to feed into larger-scale econometric models that were, in turn, thought of as technologies for policy advice. Used as a teaching device...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 252–271.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Roger E. Backhouse In the late 1950s and early 1960s MIT economists, led by Paul Samuelson and Robert Solow, became involved in a long controversy with economists in Cambridge, England, led by Joan Robinson, Luigi Pasinetti, and Nicholas Kaldor, over the theory of capital. This article looks...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 49–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Thomas C. Leonard During the long Progressive Era (1885–1918) progressive reformers transformed American government, American higher education, and American economics, all in the name of regulating a transformed economy. Economic progress, they argued successfully, required the creation...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 1–19.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of economists, that is, the encounters between economists and their publics. In the volume we constrain ourselves to the long twentieth century in the United States and the United Kingdom, fenced at one end by the Progressive Era and Fabianism and the ongoing economic crisis at the other. Economists...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 1–19.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Alain Marciano; Steven G. Medema Market failure, conceived of as the failure of the market to bring about results that are in the best interests of society as a whole, has a long lineage in the history of writings on matters economic. The goal of the present volume is to explore the contexts within...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (1): 43–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Deirdre McCloskey Smith was mainly an ethical philosopher, though he practiced what was considered for a long time after Smith an obsolete sort of ethical philosophy, known nowadays as “virtue ethics.” Since 1790 most ethical theory as practiced in departments of philosophy has derived instead from...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 177–210.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Filippo Cesarano From the dawn of coined money to just a few decades ago, the monetary system had been linked, directly or indirectly, to a commodity. The age-long dominance of metallism is puzzling because the conventional character of money, or cartalist theory, had already been grasped...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 395–417.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Solow developed his long-run growth model, and ends in the mid-1990s with the publication of A Critical Essay on Modern Macroeconomic Theory written with Frank Hahn. This narrative involves different economists associated with various research traditions, from the neoclassical synthesis in the 1960s...