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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 295–314.
Published: 01 December 2014
...William Thomas This article examines certain issues in postwar economic theory and compares them with related issues in the nascent fields of cybernetics, industrial dynamics, and operations research. Because all these fields had close connections to MIT, the comparison provides an opportunity...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 1–55.
Published: 01 March 2009
... . Objectivity and the Escape from Perspective. Social Studies of Science 22.4 : 597 -618. Debreu, G. 1951 . The Coefficient of Resource Utilization. Econometrica 19.3 : 273 -92. Duarte, P. G. 2007a . Constructing Concepts of Optimal Monetary Policy in the Postwar Period . PhD diss., Duke...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2014
... called the Economists’ Papers Project (EPP). Over time that archive has grown and become central to historical research on economics in the postwar period. The papers of Edwin Burmeister, Evsey Domar, Franklin Fisher, Duncan Foley, Lawrence Klein, Franco Modigliani, and Robert Solow, all MIT faculty...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (4): 653–682.
Published: 01 August 2020
... the interwar period, as a way of understanding how his investigations in the field of national income and planning finally became an essential part of his third-way perspectives, previously formulated in corporatist terms but partially reshaped in the immediate postwar period. Particular attention is paid...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 115–142.
Published: 01 December 2020
... , no. 3 : 263 – 301 . Wulwick Nancy J . 1995 . “ The Hamiltonian Formalism and Optimal Control .” In Measurement, Quantification, and Economic Analysis , edited by Rima Ingrid H. , 406 – 35 . New York : Routledge . Shotgun Weddings in Control Engineering and Postwar...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 245–269.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., abandoning the calculated nationwide decisions on the growth of processes of production and uses. It is also slightly neglected in the discussion over the so-called indicative planning in postwar France. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 marginal cost pricing electricity planning France...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 12–30.
Published: 01 December 1996
... of Doctoral Dissertations in Political Economy in American Universities and Colleges. 1971 . American Economic Review 61 ( December ): 990 –1064. United States. Department of Education. 1992 . Digest of Education Statistics . Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office. Postwar Changes...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 165–183.
Published: 01 December 1996
...: Allen and Unwin. Sylos Labini , Paolo . 1994a . Carlo Marx: È tempo di un bilancio . Bari: Laterza. Sylos Labini , Paolo . 1994b . Una certa idea dell'economia. Meridiana 20 . Italian Economics through the Postwar Years Pier Luigi Porta Introduction...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 312–336.
Published: 01 December 1996
... Growth Controversy Revisited. The Review of Economics and Statistics 57 : 516 –17. The Evolution of Postwar Doctrines in Development Economics William Ascher Introduction Development economics has gone through a peculiar evolution over the past fifty years, leaving the field...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (Supplement): 260–292.
Published: 01 December 1998
... Samuelson's Revealed Preference Theory . Boston: Routledge and Kegan Paul. A Paradox of Budgets: The Postwar Stabilization of American Neoclassical Demand Theory Philip Mirowski and D. Wade Hands I became an economist quite by chance, primarily because the analysis was so interesting...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (Suppl_1): 343–379.
Published: 01 December 2006
... the American Model: The Postwar Transformation of European Business . New York: Oxford University Press. Dumit, Joseph. 2004 . Picturing Personhood: Brain Scans and Biomedical Identity . Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press. Dutta, P., and Roy Radner. 1999 . Profit Maximization and the Market...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 133–164.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Joel Isaac This essay explores a form of reflexivity peculiar to the postwar social sciences. The mobilization of science in the United States during World War II released across the social sciences a wave of new research tools: mathematical models and calculation techniques ranging from game...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (4): 713–734.
Published: 01 November 2007
... sentralbyrå . Social and Economic Studies 75. Oslo: Statistics Norway. Kendrick, John W. 1970 . The Historical Development of National-Income Accounts. HOPE 2.2 : 284 -315. Kenessey, Zoltan. 1993 . Postwar Trends in National Accounts in the Perspective of Earlier Developments . In de Vries et al...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (3): 494.
Published: 01 September 1978
... 11, especially after Stalin’s death, the “re- discovery of Marx” and the concept of alienation in Marx’s early writings proceeded apace, notably in France. As ably reviewed by Mark Poster, in Existential Marxism in Postwar France, this revitalized (“revisionist Marx- ism interacted...
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History of Political Economy (1988) 20 (3): 499–500.
Published: 01 September 1988
...Michael J. Smitka Yu-taka Kosai. The era of high-speed growth: notes on the postwar Japanese economy . Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, 1986. Pp. xiv, 223, bibliography, index. ¥3800, cloth. Distributed in the U.S. by Columbia University Press, $22.50. (Original Japanese language edition...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (3): 491–523.
Published: 01 September 2014
... the French wars (1793-1815) and the postwar period of economic stagnation in Britain. This article is concerned with critically examining Blake’s arguments on the effect of British government war expenditure and taxes on economic activity and price inflation during the wars and then on the role...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 213–241.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Philippe Fontaine The merits of visual images in conveying truths about the social world is widely recognized in social science, but some commentators have suggested the possible inadequacies of postwar economics on that score. Unimpressed by the omnipresence of diagrams in economics, they note...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 199–233.
Published: 01 December 2010
... close to the natural sciences. The same was true of leading postwar economists, and yet they alone opted out, with only a few exceptions. We explore this divide as it emerged in the early development of the Ford Foundation's Behavioral Sciences Program (BSP). We describe early efforts to incorporate...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 161–181.
Published: 01 December 2009
... in this article is to understand how Ramsey's growth model became part of the neoclassical literature on economic growth in the 1950s and 1960s and how Ramsey became a sacred predecessor of this field. In order to better understand the stabilization of Ramsey's growth model in postwar economics, I conduct a JSTOR...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 309–328.
Published: 01 December 2011
... or through market price differentials. Most American economists working on price indexes at the time had ties to the U.S. consumer movement, which emphasized consumer ignorance and promoted expert analysis as the only reliable guide to product quality. During the postwar era, these ties began to dissolve...