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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... Ruccio, eds. 2001. Postmodernism, Economics, and Knowledge. London: Routledge. Suskind, Ron. 2004. Without a Doubt. New York Times Magazine, 17 October. www.nytimes.com/2004/10/17/magazine/17BUSH.html. The Merchant in the Confessional: Trade and Price in the Pre-Reformation Peni...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (1): 147–148.
Published: 01 March 1985
... credit in modem business,’ which formed the basis of chapter 5 of Business enterprise, and the second a translation by Griffin of Robert Steigerwald’s ‘Habermas and Marxism.’ University of Victoria MALCOLMRUTHERFORD Tradefull merchants: the portrayal...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (4): 787–790.
Published: 01 November 1995
... of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign On the Shoulders of Merchants: Exchange and the Mathematical Conception of Nature in Early Modern Europe. By Richard W. Hadden. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1994. 19 1 pp. $44.50 cloth, $14.95 paper. Given the prominence of mathematics in contemporary...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (2): 357–368.
Published: 01 June 1992
...: The Man and His Works . Indianapolis: Liberty. Willis , K. 1979 . The Role in Parliament of the Economic Ideas of Adam Smith, 1776-1800. HOPE 11 . 4 ( Winter ): 505 -44. Adam Smith and the Glasgow Merchants James A. Gherity A number of years ago, S. G. Checkland observed...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (suppl_1): 370–400.
Published: 01 January 1994
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 177–206.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Merchant international trade Great Britain References Ahn Doohwan . 2010 . “The Anglo-French Treaty of Commerce of 1713: Tory Trade Politics and the Question of Dutch Decline.” The History of European Ideas 36 ( 2 ): 167 – 80 . Alimento Antonella . 2014 . “Beyond...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 16–43.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of utility. Contemporary critics of rational choice theory take this naturalized image of the economic agent as its bogeyman, ignoring the social infrastructure that brought this agent, thinking as a merchant, into existence. The idea that we calculate captures a sociohistorical reality, rather than...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 207–232.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Tiago Mata; Robert Van Horn This essay illuminates a neglected aspect of Friedrich Engels's life: his work at his family's textile firm, Ermen & Engels, in Manchester, the hub of the cotton industry in the mid-nineteenth century. We argue that Engels was a merchant and an intelligencer...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 419–448.
Published: 01 September 2015
... ( 3 ): 319 – 38 . Bernstein William J. 2004 . The Birth of Plenty: How the Prosperity of the Modern World Was Created . New York : McGraw-Hill . Brenner Robert . 1993 . Merchants and Revolution: Commercial Change, Political Conflict, and London's Overseas Traders, 1550–1653...
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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (1): 199–204.
Published: 01 March 1970
... Postlethwayt (1707?-1767). At that time the author did not know of all the publications on the subject which Postlethwayt put out, nor was he aware that in all prob- ability Postlethwayt, known as a plagiarist,2 took over “his” project from a certain merchant who later cooperated with him...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (1): 77–90.
Published: 01 March 1989
... in the economy must abstain from consumption. If banks create credit which is then used by merchants in an attempt to create stock this is misinfor- mation. The credit given by the banks does not necessarily indicate that savings have been made somewhere in the economy. Smith was aware...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (4): 496–520.
Published: 01 November 1982
... of the time argued the issue: not the economists, but the politicians, the merchants, the shipping people, the landlords, the farmers, the laborers. More particularly, the subject is what arguments were made for and against free trade; who made them; what merit they had; how they were...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (3): 539–561.
Published: 01 September 1995
..., and possibly Abu Nasr Farabi). In fact, even today many Muslim theologians of non-Arab countries still publish their theological works in Arabic (including the Ayatollah Khomeini). 2. The Islamic View of Trade and the Merchant during the Middle Ages It is a well-known fact that trade was already...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 March 1979
... studied theology and was ordained in the Domini- can Order, he returned to his native Seville. Mercado had close contacts with the business communities in both Mexico and Seville. This, and his experi- ence as confessor, made him aware of the conflict faced by merchants caught between...
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History of Political Economy (1969) 1 (2): 336–358.
Published: 01 June 1969
... to the Privy Council between 1600 and 1620 include more contributions by Malynes than by any other merchant.6 If any mer- cantile writer influenced policy during the Jacobean years, then the most likely candidate is Gerrard Malynes. Malynes as a Merchant One of the most striking themes...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 89–107.
Published: 01 March 2009
... . The Merchant in the Confessional . Leiden: E. J. Brill. ———. 2006 . Monopoly and Market Irregularities in Medieval Economic Thought: Traditions and Texts to A.D. 1500. Journal of the History of Economic Thought 28 : 395 -411. Lessnoff, Michael H. 1994 . The Spirit of Capitalism and the Protestant...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (3): 541–543.
Published: 01 September 1998
.... The other myth that Rogers disturbs is the tradition that the law merchant, with its credit instruments, existed as an independent legal system outside the common law, demonstrating the ability of the market system to function without govern- mental supervision or intervention (Benson 1990). Rogers...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (1): 67–86.
Published: 01 March 1987
.... precious stones, spices, fruits and nuts. the wherewithal to make clothing, stone. and good lumber. Its roads are poor and unsafe. It has no maritime fleet. Its merchants are inept and therefore its foreign trade is entirely passive.5 3. Ibid. 374. 4. Ibid. 382. Most fortunate of all. he...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (2): 310–312.
Published: 01 June 1996
...: A Banking Perspective . Princeton: Princeton University Press. Malynes , Gerard de. [1622] 1981 . Consuetudo, Vel, Lex Mercatoria: of The Ancient Law Merchant . Vol. 1 of the facsimile of the 3rd edition of 1686 . Oxon, England: Professional Books. 3 10 History of Political Economy 28:2 (1996...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (3): 497–530.
Published: 01 September 2006
... to improve their lands, since they could fi nd greater profi ts in a system characterized by high grain prices. Second, merchants would adopt predatory behaviors, engineering partial scarcity by withholding wheat from the market (per- haps by storing it in a warehouse) to push prices higher...