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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (1): 93–112.
Published: 01 March 2017
... pieces. As with the rest of the correspondence between them, the letters published here refer to the prize proposed by Windischgrätz in 1784–85. The Programme of this prize was looking for general formulas that would normalize all types of property transfer. Adam Smith replied that the great diversity...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (2): 295–297.
Published: 01 June 1982
... with a sizeable portion of the total land would have propor- tionally more influence. The democracy of the village was not a one-man-one- vote kind. To prevent the buildup of locational concentration, the council controlled property transfers, a condition not unlike the responsibility...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (4): 605–638.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... The Rignano scheme would work as follows. When a man dies, his possessions have to be split up into different parts according to the number of times a property had been transferred (by means of inheritance or gift) to reach its present state. This means that a distinction is made between the goods...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (1): 125–136.
Published: 01 March 1990
..., and the total quantity of money is the same as before. Property or a claim on property has been transferred to the banks, and the banks have transferred coin or gold to the foreigners to pay the balance. The public has paid for the balance of payments deficit by reducing their property, by increasing...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (4): 587–612.
Published: 01 November 1991
... History of Political Economy 23:4 (1991) and then establishes the rules by which these rights are to be transferred both among contemporaries and along successive generations. Property- rights structures do not evolve out of custom, habit, and usage; on the contrary, they are created...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (suppl_1): 69–82.
Published: 01 January 1993
... to Mirowski’s own “physics envy” metaphor (.M HL, ch. 7): After a fairly specific, perhaps even traumatic episode (such as the “Marginalist Revolution” in economics), in which prop­ erties of objects in one domain are explicitly transferred to properties of objects in another...
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History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (1): 110–120.
Published: 01 March 1973
...Winston C. Bush Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 Population and Mills’ Peasant- Proprietor Economy Winston C. Bush AMONGthe classical economists “the advantage . . . of small properties in land” was “one of the most...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (4): 637–649.
Published: 01 November 1985
... property.” “We may,” says Macleod, “have a Right or Property wholly severed . . . from any specific corpus, or matter, in possession.” Such property is often transferable and could include rights to the produce of material property in the future.2 Credit is a representative case of the right...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (4): 558–581.
Published: 01 November 1980
... of English Law doubtless ac- counted for some errors in this area.6’ Some statements by McCulloch and J. S. Mill are of special inter- est. The former reported that during the heyday of the Roman Catholic Church “a vast deal of property was transferred from its legitimate heirs to the clergy...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (2): 254–270.
Published: 01 June 1979
... and in Mesopotamia. The later version, known as Babylonian Talmud, is both more extensive and the more authoritative of the two. 5. See Section IV below. 256 History of Political Economy 1I :2 (1979) tion requires money to have some set of properties which are dis- cussed in Section 111 below...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (2): 185–207.
Published: 01 June 2007
... endowments and property rights is permitted; alternatively expressed, every Pareto-optimal allocation of resources can be realized as the outcome of competitive equilibrium after a lump-sum transfer of claims on income. The thinking behind these theo- rems was laid down in the 1950s after...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 March 2000
...- times to be given to creating a certain myth around the basic institution of money): property rights, through the three basic functions of property, contracts, and allow people to transfer property not only at present times but also over time and even...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (2): 228–241.
Published: 01 June 1982
... appears within the capitalist .system in a contradictory form, as appropriation of social property by a few; and credit lends the latter more and more the aspect of pure adventurers. Since property here exists in the form of stock, its movement and transfer become purely a result...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (4): 490–503.
Published: 01 November 1977
... of homogeneous quality, and the three agents of production are simple human labor, land in its natural state but varying in organic fertility, and seed. All land is the property of a numerous class of landowners. All production is carried out under the direction of a numerous class of capitalist...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (2): 345–367.
Published: 01 June 2001
... absorb idle consumers’ money, which, with- out the taxes, would be hoarded or spent on imports; proportional taxes would also convert their fixed property into money. Steuart recognized that, in contrast with taxation, the public debt would transfer money from taxpayers to creditors. However, his...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (1): 183–200.
Published: 01 March 2008
...-Talmudic Literature / Callen 185 time to a third party, including the husband.5 By selling the kethubah, the wife’s property rights transfer to the buyer. In particular, the buyer can claim the contractual amount stipulated in the kethubah provided the husband divorces his wife or predeceases her...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (4): 741–746.
Published: 01 November 1997
... of belief as the economic deter- mination of belief, and then by arguing that science can be seen to be progressive-thus objective-in virtue of its being the product of a so- cially rational process: “The general problem of social epistemology, as I conceive it, is to identify the properties...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (1): 181–186.
Published: 01 February 2022
... of property or control rights over resources, while an exchange can merely involve a physical transfer of something. Transactions can include but are not limited to exchanges. 182 Book Reviews When John R. Commons proposed that the transaction was the constituent unit of economic activity and therefore...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (1): 46–113.
Published: 01 March 1978
... by ecclesiastical courts over a wide range of transactions of economic significance: transactions among clerics and between clerics and laics, tithes, marriage rites and contracts and property disputes between husband and wife, certification of legitimacy of offspring, the adjudi- cation of disputes...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 641–659.
Published: 01 November 1989
... marketplace. Rent-seeking interest groups reward legislators by granting them “great popularity and influence with an order of men whose numbers and wealth render them of great importance”-an implicit ref- erence to wealth transferred to legislators, directly and indirectly-and 644 History...