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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (1): 56–91.
Published: 01 March 1971
...Carl G. Uhr Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 Davidson’s Theory of “Objective Value” : -4 “Transformation” Problem Carl G. Uhr FORREASONS which will be made clear later, David Davidson has remained a relatively...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (1): 75–110.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of econometrics. This does not, however, apply to the problem of passive observation. It is only mentioned, if it is mentioned at all, in relation to the discussion of autonomy, but that is it. This essay will give a reconstruction of his discussion of “factual” and “potential” influences, which provided Haavelmo...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (3): 489–513.
Published: 01 September 1998
... Efficiency and Beneficence: On the Moral Significance of Smith's Economic System . London School of Economics. Mimeo. A Study into Smith’s Conception of the Human Character: Das Adam Smith Problem Revisited Amos Witztum Das Adam Smith problem arose when scholars found an inconsistency...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 481–510.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., the problem of the difference between Coase's analyses of production decisions and policy decisions is more subtle than simply being an apparent contradiction: it turns on the subjectivity of individual decisions having no consequence for his analysis of policy. From the Firm to Economic Policy...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (1): 155–176.
Published: 01 March 2002
... . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. ____. [1921] 1971 . Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. ____. [1940] 1982 . Socialism: The Nature of the Problem. In Freedom and Reform: Essays in Economics and Social Philosophy . Indianapolis: Liberty Press. Lachmann, L...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (2): 227–271.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... In the Lobby of the Energy Hotel: Jevons’s Formulation of the Postclassical “Economic Problem” Michael V. White In the closing chapter of the first edition of his Theory of Political Econ- omy (TPE), William Stanley Jevons (1871, 254) argued that within the terms of his marginalist theory of value...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 519–538.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of the economics of inequality focusses upon the pivotal figure of Tony Atkinson, the most important British economic theorist of inequality, but also an important figure in policy debate since the 1970s. Social Democracy and the Problem of Equality: Economic Analysis and Political Argument in the United Kingdom...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (S1): 241–261.
Published: 01 December 1990
...Jack Birner A roundabout solution to a fundamental problem in Menger's methodology and beyond Jack Birner It pays to study Carl Menger's methodology of economics because he addresses problems that are still relevant today. One of these concerns the relation between explanatory general theories...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (S1): 261–283.
Published: 01 December 1991
... : Knopf . Herzog Arthur . 1963 . The War-Peace Establishment . New York : Harper & Row . Hitch Charles . 1953 . Suboptimization in Operations Problems . Journal of the Operations Research Society of America 1.3 ( May ): 87 – 89 . Hitch Charles . 1963 . Plans...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 41–56.
Published: 01 December 1999
... for Future Research on the Service Sector. In Managing the Service Economy: Prospects and Problems , edited by Robert Inman. Cambridge: Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Galiani , Ferdinando . [1770] 1959 . Dialogues sur le commerce des bleds . Milan: Richard Ricciardi Editore...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (Suppl_1): 76–95.
Published: 01 December 2007
... and Villains as a Problem in the History of Economics Robert W. Dimand When historians lionize or demonize economists, they bring attention to figures who might otherwise be less noticed in a present-minded disci- pline; but such lionizing and demonizing also shapes and filters how econ- omists...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 243–263.
Published: 01 June 2008
... . Principes d'économie politique considérés sous le rapport de leur application pratique . Paris: Calmann-Lévy. Menger, Carl. [1871] 1981 . Principles of Economics . Translated by J. Dingwall and F. Hoselitz. New York: New York University Press. ———. [1883] 1963 . Problems of Economics...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 365–382.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Problem.” History of Philosophy Quarterly 17.1 : 51 -74 ———. 2002 . Adam Smith's Marketplace of Life . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Paganelli, Maria Pia. Forthcoming. Smithian Answers to Some Puzzling Results in the Experimental Literature. In The Elgar Companion to Adam Smith...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (2): 223–254.
Published: 01 June 2013
... of Consent: Logical Foundations of Constitutional Democracy . Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press . Coase Ronald H. 1960 . “ The Problem of Social Cost .” Journal of Law and Economics 3 ( October ): 1 – 44 . ———. 1993 . “ Law and Economics at Chicago .” Journal of Law...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 234–261.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Books. Wilkinson, Ronald. 1970 . The Hartlib Papers and Seventeenth-Century Chemistry, Part II. Isis 17 : 85 -110. Yates, Frances. 1979 . The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age . London: Routledge. Credit-Money as the Philosopher’s Stone: Alchemy and the Coinage Problem...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 243–264.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Stewart Davenport This essay addresses the question of what happened when the Adam Smith problem of industrializing Europe met the faculty psychology of antebellum America. Although it was not called the Adam Smith problem until the late nineteenth century, the fact that Smith wrote two books...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 53–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
... America: A Problem That Has No Name? The Invisible Network of Poverty Experts in the 1950s and 1960s Romain Huret With The Other America, the political activist and later political scientist Michael Harrington achieved a reputation overnight as one of the most brilliant intellectuals...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (3): 489–505.
Published: 01 September 1990
.... Q. M. Merkies. 1984 . Aggregation in economic research: from individual to macro relations. Dordrecht and Boston. van Daal , J. 1988 . The problem of aggregation of individual economic relations: consistency and representativity in a historical perspective. In Theory and applications...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 176–177.
Published: 01 March 2000
...: An Institutional Basis for the Trans- formation Problem. By James Angresano. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar, 1997. xiii, 197 pp. £49.95. James Angresano’s previous publications include articles about transition problems in the former...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (3): 585–606.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Donald R. Stabile Unions and the Natural Standard of Wages: Another Look at “the J. B. Clark Problem” Donald R. Stabile A century after he wrote his most important book, John Bates Clark re- mains a puzzle to his interpreters. The standard viewamong economists is that in his formulation...