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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (2): 351–386.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Press. Amariglio, Jack, and David F. Ruccio. 1999 . The Transgressive Knowledge of “Ersatz” Economics. In What Do Economists Know? The New Economics of Knowledge , edited by Robert F. Garnett Jr., 19 -36. London:Routledge. Bachelier, Louis. [1900] 1964 . Theory of Speculation. In The Random...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 269–285.
Published: 01 December 2018
... that structural adjustment programs were not the only determinant of policy shifts in developing countries. An epilogue reflects on the influence of behavioral economics and randomized control trials on the future of economic development. Correspondence may be addressed to John Toye, john.toye@phonecoop.coop...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 258–282.
Published: 01 December 2011
... to build relevant models and statistical methods, mainly based on the distinction between fixed effects (analysis of covariance) and random effects. They brought back identification issues in the context of estimating a production function of sixty-six farms in Israel for 1954–58 ( Mundlak 1961...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 213–242.
Published: 01 June 2008
... it in a theoretical construction” of a scientifi c discipline, which accordingly places it within science. For instance, dur- ing the 1960s, the random character of stock market prices became a sci- entifi c fact about one hundred years after its discovery by Jules Regnault in 1863.4 The same is true...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (1): 137–168.
Published: 01 March 1999
... was established with Kondratiev as its director. I will look at Kondratiev’s analysis of the 1920 depression, his hypothesis of long cycles, and the Soviet reception to his ideas. Within that context, I will examine Slutsky’s model of moving averages of random disturbances and the survival of the “fit...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (4): 689–734.
Published: 01 November 2004
... l'évolution du résidu de Solow. Annales d'économie et statistique 24 : 133 -54. Lines, M. 1990 . Slutzky and Lucas: Random Causes of the Business Cycle. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics 1.2 : 359 -70. Long, J., and C. Plosser. 1983 . Real Business Cycles. Journal of Political Economy...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 7–32.
Published: 01 December 1995
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (suppl_1): 172–188.
Published: 01 January 1997
.... There was a trickle of empirical research on the subject. Alfred Cowles (1933) and Cowles and H. Jones (1937) presented evidence that stock market forecasters were worse than random forecasts. Holbrook Working (1934) and Maurice Kendall (1953) confronted financial market prices that appeared to have...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (3): 531–545.
Published: 01 September 2006
... économiques dans la construction de la “science de la Bourse” d'Henri Lefèvre. Revue d'histoire des sciences humaines 7 : 41 -68. ____. 2006a . A 19th Century Random Walk: Jules Regnault and the Origins of Scientific Financial Economics. In vol. 1 of Pioneers of Financial Economics , edited...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 39–52.
Published: 01 December 1995
... . Probability and Induction in the Cambridge School . Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms. Kyburg , H. E. 1974 . The Logical Foundations of Statistical Inference Dordrecht, Holland: Reidel. Kyburg , H. E. 1977 . Randomness and the Right Reference Class. Journal of Philosophy 74 : 501...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 226–249.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... The random component could be seen as a mixture of “error” and Frisch’s “impulses.” The word shock frequently encompassed them both. Macroeconometric modeling used the terminology of shocks more frequently, characterizing them as phenomena (thus inferred and not observed): phenomena that were...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 443–474.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Returns: An Empirical Investigation .” Journal of Business 75 : 305 – 32 . Chambers J. M. Mallows C. L. Stuck B. W. . 1976 . “ A Method for Simulating Stable Random Variables .” Journal of the American Statistical Association 71 ( 354 ): 340 – 44 . Clark Peter K...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 316–331.
Published: 01 December 2016
... often seem to follow elementary economics. They are rational, in the sense that they maximize the rate of reward. For example, a hungry pigeon in a Skinner box randomly paid off on average for one in every ten pecks (termed a random-ratio schedule) on a response key on the left and on average...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 279–311.
Published: 01 April 2021
... .” In The Random Character of Stock Market Prices , edited by Cootner Paul H. , 18 – 91 . Cambridge, MA : MIT . Bachelier Louis . 1914 . Le jeu, la chance et le hasard, Bibliothèque de philosophie scientifique . Paris : E. Flammarion . Barraux Jacques . 2016 . “ Comment est née la...
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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (1): 97–117.
Published: 01 March 1970
... assumption concerning the inherent orderliness of nature which is indicated quite clearly in his often quoted remark, “God does not hoot dice.” 106 HISTORY OF POLITICAI, ECONOMY A fundamental question now arises : How can a transition be made from the random behavior of individual...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (1): 29–52.
Published: 01 March 1999
... Scribner's Sons. Wilde , Oscar 1969 . Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young. In The Artist as Critic: Critical Writings of Oscar Wilde , edited by Richard Ellmann. New York: Random House. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Department of Economics, Augustana...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 109–139.
Published: 01 December 2011
... probability theory “as we know it today” as not very helpful for resolving the problem of simultaneity. In Confluence Analysis Frisch (1934a) explained the problem geometri- cally as observations of three variables fulfilling the conditions (apart from random errors) of lying in two planes...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (2): 219–239.
Published: 01 June 2001
.... Chambers, Whittaker. 1952 . Witness . New York: Random House. Craig, Bruce. 1999 . Treasonable Doubt: The Harry Dexter White Case, 1948-1953. Ph.D. diss. , American University. ____. 2000 . A Matter of Espionage: Alger Hiss, Harry Dexter White, and Igor Gouzenko—The Canadian Connection Reassessed...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (Suppl_1): 25–70.
Published: 01 December 2000
...), but the application of random sampling, normal probability distributions, and measurements of central tendency and dis- persion to the control of quality in production is a twentieth-century phenomenon. There were isolated instances of a statistical approach to quality control as early as 1911.3 The first...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 191–217.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and random series through reading Slutsky s (1937) work on random summation (Qin, interview with Orcutt, 6). 9. This sampling-experiment tradition could be traced back to Yule 1927. His successors also inherited the notion and used random sampling technique to capture the behavior of time-series data...