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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (1): 15–26.
Published: 01 March 1989
... . London. (2d Swedish ed. 1911,3d 1928.) History of Political Economy 21:l 0 1989 by Duke University Press CCC 00 18-2702/89/$1.50 Knight’s Crusonia plant-a short cut...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (2): 455–470.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Wesley J. Yordon Department of Economics, University of Colorado, Campus Box 256. Boulder CO 80309-0256. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Stigler’s Adaptable and Indivisible Plant and the Micro/Macro Schism Wesley J. Yordon Introduction A fundamental...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 14–41.
Published: 01 December 2003
... and would make the colonial enterprise itself a measure of national strength. Natural history, commerce, and the condition of the nation were all closely configured in writings on exotic plants and their uses and cul- tivation. Elsewhere I have explored the political and social ends served by models...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 154–172.
Published: 01 December 2003
... 25.2 : 49 -54. Nicolas, Jean Paul. 1963 . Adanson, the Man. In vol. 1 of Adanson: The Bicentennial of Michel Adanson's “Famille des plantes ,” edited by George H. M. Lawrence. Pittsburgh, Pa.: Hunt Botanical Library. Olmi, Giuseppe. 1993 . From the Marvellous to the Commonplace: Notes...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (1): 123–131.
Published: 01 March 1975
... of the argumentation of the critics. We shall find that their statement is based on an incorrect analogy between Knight’s “Cru- Sonia plant” and Wicksell’s wine problem. In Wicksell’s wine problem it is possible to define several marginal and average concepts. The critics do not seem to have realized...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 245–269.
Published: 01 December 2020
... prices as tools to realize an investment policy. His rea- soning revolved around the idea that marginal costs cannot be directly cal- culated. The cost of an additional kilowatt-hour does not exist if a plant operates at full capacity; but if it does not operate at full capacity, then its marginal cost...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (2): 187–221.
Published: 01 June 2013
...: Biography of a Newspaper . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press . Coase R. 1977 . Review of Selected Economic Essays and Addresses , by Arnold Plant . Journal of Economic Literature 15 ( 1 ): 86 – 88 . ———. 1986 . “ Professor Arnold Plant: His Ideas and Influence...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (3): 316–335.
Published: 01 September 1980
... 1938 1939 [Figure 1 .] Federal receipts and expenditures assumed to affect business activity directly firmed by the lag in expenditures on durable goods such as houses, electric power and railroad and other industrial plant and equipment. The broad case for using fiscal...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 101–128.
Published: 01 December 2003
... siècle , organized by Antony McKenna and Pierre-François Moreau, 123 -42. Saint-Etienne:L'université de Saint-Etienne. Delaporte, F. 1982 . Nature's Second Kingdom . Cambridge: MIT Press. Dodart, Denis. 1676 . Mémoires pour servir à l'histoire des plantes . Paris: Imprimerie Royale...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 221–244.
Published: 01 December 2020
... powered by pressurized steam, when introduced in 1920 was an enormous improvement over pis- ton-driven dynamos like those used in Thomas Edison s early lighting plants. It was more compact, lighter, durable, and seemed inde nitely scal- able, with corresponding improvements in ef ciency. The trajectory...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 74–100.
Published: 01 December 2003
...-1660 . Cambridge:Cambridge University Press. Norden, J. [1618] 1979 . The Surveiors Dialogue . Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Plant, Hugh. [1594] 1979 . The Jewell House of Art and Nature . Norwood, N.J.: Walter Johnson. Plattes, Gabriel. 1638 . A Discovery of the Treasure Hidden...
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History of Political Economy 75–108.
Published: 10 November 2021
... approaches, historians of knowledge have increasingly demonstrated the political and economic ambitions of eighteenth-century natural historians, as they sought to contribute to the fortunes of their nations by importing, classifying and cultivating useful plants and animals (especially exotic ones...
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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (2): 281–290.
Published: 01 June 1986
... by Duke University Press CCC 0018-2702/86/$1.50 Forestry economics in the steady state: the contribution of J. H. von Thunen Peter Manz I. Introduction The determination of the optimal rotation between the planting...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (2): 275–306.
Published: 01 April 2020
.... While the recommendations on some of the most controversial issues like the pro- motion of an integrated steel plant or the implementation of a tax on unproductive land proved to be ineffectual, the government adopted substantial reforms on monetary policy, foreign exchange, and public works, along...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (S1): 133–154.
Published: 01 December 1990
... that "not infrequently, a squirrel must be given credit for planting the proverbial acorn." 138 Roger ~ Garrison the value of higher-order goods is logically dependent upon (rests upon the foundation of) the value of lower-order goods. The second aspect of Menger's value theory which deserves em- phasis concerns...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 173–203.
Published: 01 December 2003
... through “policing” mech- anisms such as—if I may be permitted to use problematically modern terms—hydraulic cycles, successor plant communities, and predator- prey relations. This is why, of course, some historians have dubbed Linnaeus the fa- ther of ecology, together with English naturalist...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (2): 213–232.
Published: 01 June 1978
...). His proposed device for the socialist transformation of German industry was the elimination of small independent firms and the intro- duction of large nationalized plants. His approach was to cite output 222 History of Politiccrl Economy IO:2 (I978) figures of what had already been...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (4): 504–521.
Published: 01 November 1977
..... the formal distinction be- tween inorganic matter and plants, animals and man-fits into the Aristotelian notion of the structure of the universe, cf. F. Copleston, S.J., A History of Philosophy, Image Books edition (1962; Westminster, Md., 1946), vol. 1, part 11, pp. 68-71. For an indication...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (3): 469–490.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Crusonia plant model), the imprecision and weaknesses in Hayek’scapital theory still remain. Hayek providesa powerful and in- tuitive vision of capital and the structure of production that emphasizes specific, heterogeneous capital goods, and he recognizes the complica- tionsand problemsthiscausesfor...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 97–113.
Published: 01 December 2018
... : 190 – 98 . Bauer Peter . 1945 . “ Notes on Cost .” Economica, n.s ., 12 : 90 – 100 . Bauer Peter . 1946a . “ The Economics of Planting Density in Rubber Growing .” Economica, n.s. , 13 : 131 – 35 . Bauer Peter . 1946b . “ The Working of Rubber Regulation...