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History of Political Economy (1 December 2017) 49 (4): 743–746.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Hansjörg Klausinger The Viennese Students of Civilization: The Meaning and Context of Austrian Economics Reconsidered . By Dekker Erwin . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2016 . xii; 220 pp. $110.00 . Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 References Hayek...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1974) 6 (2): 171–199.
Published: 01 June 1974
...Dennis Sherman Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 The meaning of economic liberalism in mid-nineteenibcentury France Dennis Sherman I Traditionally, historians argue that economic liberalism reached its peak during the mid...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 2013) 45 (2): 311–343.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Thought and Society in Honour of J. H. Plumb , edited by McKendrick N. , 255 – 84 . London : Europa . Castiglione Dario . 2000 . “ ’That Noble Disquiet’: Meanings of Liberty in the Discourse of the North .” In Economy, Polity, and Society: British Intellectual History, 1750-1950...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 1992) 24 (1): 257–260.
Published: 01 March 1992
... the Left Oppo- sition of the 1920s. In Perspectives in the History of Economic Thought, edited by S. Todd Lowry. Cheltenham, Glouchester: Edward Elgar. Mohammed Dore, Brock University, Canada Meaning & Context: Quentin Skinner and His Critics. Edited by...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2000) 32 (Suppl_1): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2000
... -72. The Concept of Applied Economics: A History of Ambiguity and Multiple Meanings Roger E. Backhouse and Jeff Biddle The Concept of Applied Economics Historically Considered The idea of “applied” economics, that is, the notion that there is a class of activities engaged in by...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 1993) 25 (3): 557–558.
Published: 01 September 1993
...; finally, Pack quotes Smith as arguing that “Happiness consists in being loved” (80) and as arguing that “peo- ple pursue wealth and fortune primarily for status” (93). Does this mean that status brings love? Or that people do not pursue happiness? Salim Rashid, University of...
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History of Political Economy (1 April 2019) 51 (2): 237–257.
Published: 01 April 2019
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History of Political Economy (1 March 1991) 23 (1): 123–142.
Published: 01 March 1991
... , H. M. 1985 . Changing Order: Replication and Induction in Scientific Practice . London and Los Angeles: Sage. Collins , H. M. 1988a . The Meaning of Experiment: Replication and Reasonableness. In Dismantling Truth: Science in Post-Modern Times , edited by L. Apignanesi and H. Lawson...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 1993) 25 (4): 754–756.
Published: 01 November 1993
.... Robert W. Dimand, Connecticut College Reaching for Heaven on Earth: The Theological Meaning of Economics. By Robert H. Nelson. Savage, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield, 1991. 378 pp. $24.95. The author of this book invites economists to look at their profession from a much broader and more...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 2009) 41 (2): 219–247.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Mark Blaug Piero Sraffa published Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities in 1960, and this enigmatic little book invited explanations of its meaning, particularly as its subtitle, Prelude to a Critique of Economic Theory , held out hopes of an ambitious research program. In the almost...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 2018) 50 (3): 629–634.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Verena Halsmayer The essay discusses the historiographical strategy of “following artifacts” in the history of contemporary economics. Following models as artifacts means (1) to follow the shifts and changes in their form and meaning; (2) to follow the ideas, theories, fictions, and imaginary...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2016) 48 (1): 35–64.
Published: 01 March 2016
... longer as a means to explain behavior but only as a means to describe it. It is argued that Robinson Crusoe and homo economicus are closely related and that, therefore, the Robinson Crusoe stories afford insights into the development of neoclassical economics and the problems resulting from its reliance...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 2010) 42 (3): 403–424.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Terry Peach Based on an appraisal of Smith's (nonutilitarian) understanding of happiness in The Theory of Moral Sentiments , this article considers the possible origin, meaning, and fate of the “real measure” qua index of social happiness/welfare. It is suggested that the original welfare usage was...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 315–333.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Steven N. Durlauf This paper discusses the history of the use of cross-country regressions in modern growth economics. These regressions continue to be the workhorse of empirical growth analysis even though their meaning continues to be controversial. I argue that the early interpretations of these...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 334–355.
Published: 01 December 2009
... accounting, its borrowing by real business cycle theorists sought to establish it as a definitive representation of technology. As the claims of the New Classicals came under scrutiny, so did the status and meaning of the object residual. The integration of growth and cycle has since been shaped by the...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 2017) 49 (3): 497–529.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Alexandre Mendes Cunha This paper provides an in-depth investigation of the origin and meaning of the little-known manuscript, Élémens de la police générale d'un Etat , published in Yverdon (Switzerland) in 1781. The starting point is the determination of the true authorship and origin of the...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2017) 49 (Supplement): 1–33.
Published: 01 December 2017
... empirical work: it involves a new understanding of the relationship between theoretical and applied work, which raised the prestige of the latter. The meaning of economic theory and applied work and the boundaries between them changed as theory and empirical work alike became more applied in the sense that...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 2018) 50 (2): 261–287.
Published: 01 June 2018
... explain its origins. My article aims to fill this gap. It is argued that Clower came to build his disequilibrium program of microfoundations after changing radically his views about the meaning and the nature of the “Keynesian Revolution.” During a first research phase (1949–57), Clower considered that...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 2018) 50 (3): 425–481.
Published: 01 September 2018
... meanings of a given lexical world the Alceste method analyzes interpretable segments of text, called “context units.” Correspondence may be addressed to Beatrice Cherrier at beatrice.cherrier@u-cergy.fr Aurélien Saïdi at aurelien.saidi@parisnanterre.fr . Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2015) 47 (4): 631–664.
Published: 01 December 2015
... elements such as classical liberalism, physiocracy and mercantilism, protectionism, economic nationalism, Orthodox ethics, common sense, and a contradiction between economic policy objectives and means, among others. For this reason it is usually considered as immature economic thinking that is very hard...