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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 20–37.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Twentieth Century .” HOPE 13 ( 2 ): 285 – 99 . Woolf L. 1916 . International Government . London : Fabian Society . “Perhaps I’m a Don Quixote but I’m Trying to Be a Paul Revere”: Irving Fisher as a Public Intellectual Robert W. Dimand An Economist and a Public...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 38–67.
Published: 01 December 2013
...) economic material captured much of the energy and immediacy of contemporary economic forces. This essay focuses on the role that such popular publications played in defining these economists as public intellectuals. Writing against a backdrop of mass unemployment and industrial transformation, many British...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 166–190.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Rob Roy McGregor; Warren Young In this essay, we focus on three district Federal Reserve Bank presidents who took on the role of public intellectual in the 1970s and early 1980s. They reflected their districts’ economic concerns, presenting them and their own views at the Federal Open Market...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 1–19.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Tiago Mata; Steven G. Medema The essays in this volume examine the economist as public intellectual. Rather than assessing the changing status of the public intellectual in culture or attempting to define the identity of the public intellectual, our approach is to study the public interventions of...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 254–278.
Published: 01 December 2013
... their first attempts, made independently from each other, to their joint venture on the Internet through The Becker-Posner Blog . In our description of their independent and then collaborative experiences, differences appear between Becker and Posner about how to be a public intellectual, but also...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 220–253.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Gil Eyal; Moran Levy This essay argues that the term public intellectual is too narrow for historical research about the public influence of economists and economic expertise. We propose, instead, the concept of public interventions to inform a more comprehensive approach that broadens the...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 137–165.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Peter Boettke; Liya Palagashvili Henry Hazlitt was a public intellectual who had unusual strength in both economic reasoning and articulation and played a central role in communicating the ideas of classical, or “orthodox,” economics to the general public. He occupied a unique position in the mid...
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History of Political Economy (1 February 2019) 51 (1): 23–69.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Craufurd D. W. Goodwin This essay uses the writings of Thurman Arnold to demonstrate his contribution as an economic public intellectual, economist, public servant, and compares him to other economic public intellectuals such as Roger Fry, Aldo Leopold, and Walter Lippmann. Copyright © 2019 Duke...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 279–311.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Financial System .” Newsweek , November 18 . www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2008/11/17/gaming-the-financial-system.html . Pinto Edward . 2009 . “ ACORN and the Housing Bubble .” Wall Street Journal , November 12 . Posner Richard . 2003 . Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 114–136.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Susan Howson It is hard to think of a more committed public intellectual in Britain in the twentieth century than Lionel Robbins—except, of course, John Maynard Keynes. For six decades Robbins engaged in public debate on economic policy issues in lectures and talks, contributions to newspapers and...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 53–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Romain Huret This essay analyzes the network of social experts who launched the War on Poverty in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations from 1963 to 1968. If they are often neglected in historical accounts, which are focused on public intellectuals and presidential advisers, these experts played...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2006) 38 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 March 2006
... introduces us to Weber the sociologist, Weber the methodologist, Weber the comparative historian, Weber the political scientist and politician, Weber the public intellectual, but never really to Weber the economist. This vocational résumé might have surprised the man himself, who became a professor...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 2012) 44 (3): 493–504.
Published: 01 September 2012
... mesure de l’utilité des travaux publics .” Annales des ponts et chaussées 8 ( 116 ): 332 – 75 . ———. ( 1844 ) 1952 . “ On the Measurement of the Utility of Public Works .” Translated by Barback R. H. . In International Economic Papers , no. 2 . London : Macmillan . ———. ( 1849...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 1986) 18 (4): 695–697.
Published: 01 November 1986
... English version, however, to Volume 29 of The collected writings of John Maynard Keynes, which was pub- lished in 1979. This is unfortunate, because that volume throws new light upon ,the development of Keynes’s thinking from the publication of the Treatise to the publication of the General...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 1977) 9 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 March 1977
... University Teachers College, focuses attention on a limited group of elite intellectuals, i.e. persons who disseminate high-quality opinions on matters of values, aesthetics, and public policy to a general audience through the medium of twenty-two leading literary and political journals. Out of...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1987) 19 (2): 191–205.
Published: 01 June 1987
.... But with the main weight of policy shifted toward progres- sive taxation and social-service spending, future increases in the public debt-which were troublesome politically in the United States-could be minimized. How then did Hansen manage to move to a new intellectual position at a time...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 2002) 34 (4): 820–821.
Published: 01 November 2002
.... 2 of Œuvres complètes de J.-B. Say. Paris:Economica. 820 Book Reviews Republicanism and the French Revolution: An Intellectual History of Jean- Baptiste Say’s Political Economy. By Richard Whatmore. Oxford:Oxford Univer- sity Press, 2000. xiv; 248 pp. £40.00. According to John Stuart...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2004) 36 (1): 187–193.
Published: 01 March 2004
.... ____. 1951-52 . Comments on Mr. Johnson's Notes. Reviewof Economic Studies 19 : 105 -10. “A vested intellectual interest tinged with a dose of pique”? D. H. Robertson on the National Debt Enquiry D. E. Moggridge Dennis Robertson’s post-1936 disputes with Keynes over matters of monetary theory...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2000) 32 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Royall Brandis By Neil W. Chamberlain. Raleigh, N.C.: Pentland Press, 1996. 224 pp.$19.95. Duke University Press 2000 BR.Hope32.1.bookreviews 5/4/00 1:45 PM Page 160 160 Book Reviews Intellectual Odyssey: An Economist’s Ideological Journey...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2010) 42 (1): 197–198.
Published: 01 March 2010
... calculates that about one-third of those occupying senior positions in economics departments had been graduate students in the West. The intellectual capital acquired abroad necessarily left its mark on curricular devel- opment in Chinese institutions. Trescott examines the structure of course...