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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (2): 263–278.
Published: 01 June 1991
... Antecedents and Implications of Hirsch’s Positional Goods Ralph E. And and David R. Hakes I. Introduction In Social Limits to Growth Fred Hirsch divides the economy into two sectors: the material economy and the positional economy. Using this distinction, he...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 134–152.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Yann Giraud Previous contributions to the history of economics have tried to assess Paul Samuelson’s political positioning by tracing it in the subsequent editions of his famous textbook Economics . By contrast, this article depicts the making of Economics itself as a political process. It argues...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (2): 273–296.
Published: 01 June 1999
... . Paris: Presses Universitaires de France. Halbwachs , M. Papers. Institut de la Mémoire de l'Edition Contemporaine, Paris. Halbwachs , M. [ 1905 ] 1972. Remarques sur la position sociologique du problème des classes. In Classes sociales et morphologie , edited by Victor Karady. Paris...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 256–284.
Published: 01 December 1999
... & Sons. Towse , Ruth . 1997 . Baumol's Cost Disease: The Arts and Other Victims . Aldershot: Edward Elgar. Positive Science, Normative Man: Lionel Robbins and the Political Economy of Art Márcia Balisciano and Steven G. Medema When scholars look at the world around them, they do so...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (1): 105–135.
Published: 01 March 1971
...Samuel Hollander Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 The Development of Ricardo’s Position on Machinery Samu.el Hollander ‘THEWIC& *changesregarding Ithe effects of machinery on working- class interests...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (3): 337–359.
Published: 01 September 1975
...Michael David Bordo Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 [HOPE Vol. 7 (1975) No. 31 John E. Cairnes on the effects of the Australian gold discoveries, 185 1-73: an early application of the methodology of positive economics...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (3): 363–381.
Published: 01 September 1979
... of the classical position Carl W. Hale, Florida State University Introduction : The Classical Model It is the purpose of this article to deal with two aspects of the classical growth argument: the wages fund of classical economics as a variable, and the locational...
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History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (4): 619–638.
Published: 01 November 1984
... CCC 0018-2702/84/$1.50 John Millar, the four-stages theory, and women’s position in society Paul Bowles I The four-stages theory, that is, the idea of society progressing through four stages based successively on the hunting, pastoral, agricultural...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (1): 39–63.
Published: 01 March 1993
... Locke: Economist and Social Scientist. Chicago: Chicago University Press. John Locke and the Social Position of Women Chris Nyland In the history of economic thought, John Locke is recognized as a ma- jor contributor to the establishment of the philosophical foundations upon...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (3): 553–555.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Daniel M. Hausman The Methodology of Positive Economics: Reflections on the Milton Friedman Legacy . Edited by Mäki Uskali . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2009 . xviii ; 363 pp. Cloth $130.00 ; paper $48.00 . Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 187–212.
Published: 01 December 2017
... . 1990 . Mismanaging America: The Rise of the Anti-Analytic Presidency . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas . From Economic to Social Regulation: How the Deregulatory Moment Strengthened Economists’ Policy Position Elizabeth Popp Berman Michael Bernstein (2001), in his well-known...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (2): 297–322.
Published: 01 June 2010
...David Andrews The positive/normative distinction, in its modern form, was introduced into economics by Lionel Robbins. Robbins's discussion of the distinction was provoked in part by Ralph Hawtrey's prior claim that economics cannot be dissociated from ethics. Robbins's argument has been quite...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 114–136.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Marcel Boumans This article provides a history of the treatment of observational errors where conditions cannot be controlled to reduce inaccuracies, more specific, a history of the discussion of errors in social statistics. The main focus is on Oskar Morgenstern’s atypical position...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (1): 55–83.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Terry Peach This article questions Adam Smith’s commitment to the notion of a beneficent Deity, or “all-perfect Being,” whose purpose is to promote the “real happiness” of humankind. It is argued that Smith conceals his true position in The Theory of Moral Sentiments by emphasizing the deceptive...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 265–280.
Published: 01 June 2014
... is promoted by free trade, which epitomizes the positive role of conflict and maintains each social system open, while at the same time remaining positively embedded in local ways of life, tacit traditions anchored to historical and territorial specificity. In this perspective Cattaneo analyzes economic...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (4): 547–575.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., however, proved difficult to be addressed with the then available economic tools and this, in turn, led to their being simply shelved. We conclude by noting that the participants in this debate cast the problem of social interrelations in consumption almost exclusively in terms of positional rivalry...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (3): 545–574.
Published: 01 September 2009
...) presents an innovative and consistent anti-Bullionist position. His views differ from those of the Bank of England and other anti-Bullionists; unlike them, he rejected the Real Bills Doctrine and Smith's monetary thinking in general as it applied to both convertible and inconvertible monetary arrangements...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 343–382.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Matthew Smith This article examines Thomas Tooke's (1773–1858) position on the English Corn Laws from 1815 until their repeal in 1846. It shows that like most classical economists, Tooke was a strong supporter of free trade who vehemently opposed the Corn Laws, believing that they generally...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 109–139.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Olav Bjerkholt; Ariane Dupont-Kieffer The title hints at the attention given to the lack of probability considerations in the econometric work of the recognized pioneer of econometrics, Ragnar Frisch. Clues to a better understanding of his position may be found in his comprehensive archive...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 283–308.
Published: 01 December 2011
... involved modelers making certain trade-offs between theory and data, and their different positions generated disputes, factions, and confusion. It also reveals that the history of econometric modeling of the Phillips curve mirrors the evolving process of how the Cowles structural modeling paradigm has...