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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 679–688.
Published: 01 November 1989
... of Political Economy 21:4 0 1989 by Duke University Press CCC 00 18-2702/89/$1.50 Alfred Marshall and the consumers’ loss from the British Post Office monopoly Robert Albon I. Introduction...
History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 March 1984
... colleagues had wrought.” Brighton, England GUYROUTH The mathematical experience. By Philip J. Davis and Reuben Hersh. Introduction by Gian-Carlo Rota. Boston: Birkhauser, 1981. Pp. 440. $27.95. Mathematics: the loss of certainty. By Morris Kline. New...
History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 1–55.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Pedro Garcia Duarte Monetary economists argue that they adopted quadratic loss functions because the latter delivered easy solutions to complex stochastic models. In that narrative, Simon (1956) and Theil (1957) are mentioned by their proofs that models with quadratic objective functions have...
History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 189–211.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Steven G. Medema Henry Sidgwick's loss of religious faith is central to understanding the origins of the Cambridge school of welfare economics. The most prominent “public” manifestation of this loss and its impact on Sidgwick's thought was his Methods of Ethics , which was at once the capstone work...
History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (2): 335–341.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Casto Martín Montero Kuscevic; Marco Antonio del Río Rivera Ludwig von Mises coined the term “Montaigne dogma” to refer to situations in which someone’s gain is someone else’s loss. In this article we show that imputing the dogma to Montaigne is not only unfair but, most importantly, incorrect...
History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (4): 733–740.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Philipp Bagus; David Howden; Amadeus Gabriel; Eva María Carrasco Bañuelos Did Ludwig von Mises err in attributing the idea that “no man profits but by the loss of another” to Michel de Montaigne, as Casto Martín Montero Kuscevic and Marco Antonio del Río Rivera claim? In this brief comment we...
History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (4): 741–745.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Casto Martín Montero Kuscevic; Marco Antonio del Río Rivera This article affirms that Mises misread Montaigne and perpetrated a sort of injustice in associating his name with the proposition that the gain of some is caused by the loss of others. Correspondence may be addressed to Casto Martín...
History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 133–151.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Nils Gilman Modernization theory was among the most influential historical and policy paradigms to emerge in the United States during the 1950s, but fell into steep academic disrepute from the 1970s forward. Despite this loss of intellectual credibility, however, it has for fifty years continued...
History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (2): 375–398.
Published: 01 June 1973
... revived it.3For nearly ‘the last three centuries the concept has been used to tackle many problems, including the problem of determining the total cost of war. This study will be concerned with the human capital concept as a method of evaluating the loss of human capital resulting from war...
History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 June 1997
...- doned mine shafts of ancient literature. Adam Smith, in his well-known defense of interest ceilings, seems to have stumbled upon a source of wel- fare losses that, though potentially fundamental, has never been explored further. Such losses occur because competition allocates resources...
History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (4): 824–845.
Published: 01 November 1981
... . Johannsen , Frederik. . “B⊘r det offentlige betale Overpris for danske Varer?” (Should the State Pay Extra for Home-made Goods?). Ingeni⊘r og Samfund , 1931 . Johannsen , Frederik. . “Nationens Tab ved Arbejdsl⊘shed” (The Nation's Loss by Unemployment). Ingeni⊘ren , 1932 . Johannsen , N...
History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (3): 533–552.
Published: 01 September 2002
... people more than the Great War.1 Nor can the loss be measured in terms of real income alone. The widespread and long drawn out period of unemployment and greatly reduced incomes has been ac- companied by increasing physical suffering and anxiety. It has, further, engendered a loss of conﬁdence...
History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (2): 255–262.
Published: 01 June 1984
... by government. In the work which marks the beginning of the modem theory of rent seeking, Tbllock (1967) observes that the traditional welfare loss from monopolization understates social costs because it neglects the value of the resources devoted to the unproductive activity of seeking monopoly...
History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (1): 218–220.
Published: 01 March 1992
... move the discipline closer to the methods and standards of mod- ern historians. But there are heavy losses to be expected. First, there will be “a loss of historical sensibilities” in our disci- pline. We, as economists, are already almost entirely ignorant of eco- nomic history, particularly...
History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (2): 261–287.
Published: 01 June 1987
... that struck him shall be clear; only he shall pay for the loss of his time, and shall have him thoroughly healed [Exodus 2 1 :18-19]. Kleiman Concepts in Talmudic literature 263 In later days, this passage provided the cue for the treatment, for the pur- pose of reparations...
History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (2): 219–275.
Published: 01 June 1998
... agents would post- pone spending and precipitate a violent price fall. Keynes, on the other hand, suggested that, because of the time interval between incurring production costs and receipts from sale, a downward expected price level movement would necessarily bring about losses for traders...
History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (3): 471–489.
Published: 01 September 2009
... –1 x –1 –1 1 – t –1 Loss of U = –1e A 1– Loss = 1 = –1 –1 0 A · –1r 1...
History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (3): 423–441.
Published: 01 September 1994
... episode (1976,308-15). According to that account, the development of the problem consisted of two phases. The first phase began more than twenty-five years be- fore he wrote his account. At that time, the banks, having overextended themselves, were experiencing the loss, or at least...
History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (4): 687–703.
Published: 01 November 1995
... substantial losses. Indeed most economists agree that deposit insurance and the com- plex regulatory system that surrounds it together caused the savings and loan (S and L) debacle, which incurred staggering losses of around $200 billion.* Economists had warned politicians and bureaucrats about...
History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (4): 723–753.
Published: 01 November 2005
... and reduces the risk on private invest- ments. Section 3 contains these ideas on the role of good governance. Kautilya offers a unique perspective on the method of ﬁnancing pub- lic goods. Although he was unaware of the concept of deadweight loss of income taxation, it appears that he believed...